Yvonne Davies (Turner, Palmer)

July 24, 1935 – March 20, 2021
With sadness, we announce the passing of Yvonne on March 20, 2021.
Born July 24, 1935 in Nottingham England where she lived until 1954 when she was married to a Canadian Armed Serviceman. After having her first child she travelled to Canada by boat in 1956 and living on air force bases across Canada, settled in Nanaimo in 1967.
Yvonne worked for Lafarge Concrete for many years in the front office.
She met and married Robert (Bob) Davies in 1977 which made up a blended family of 9 children. She was involved with Bob’s love of music, was a supporter of stage productions, Nanaimo Theatre Group and Chemainus Theatre. Also a long time member to the British Club.
Predeceased by sons, Gregory Michael and Clark Allen.
Leaving husband and best friend Robert (Bob) Davies, children Lindsay, Sandra, Debra, Thomas, Cheryl, Christine and Colleen, many grandchildren (17) and many great grandchildren (12).
Yvonne was a strong character, loving wife and mother, hard worker and good friend. This incredible red head will be missed by many.
Thank you to the doctors and nurses of Nanaimo Hospital Emergency and Palliative Care Units for exceptional care. Also thank you to Dr. Booth of the Kidney Clinic.


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