Sept. 13, 1924 – Oct. 23, 2008
Our beloved mother, “Vee” passed away peacefully at Fischer Place in 100 Mile House, Thursday, October 23, 2008. She has joined Dad who left us September 20, 2008. She is also predeceased by her sisters June Sherman and Shirley Kemp. She will be forever missed by her children Theresa (Barry), Evan (Anita) and Melissa, Blake (Darcy), Maureen and grandchildren Rebecca and Hannah. Vee is also survived by her sister, Iris Pillidge of Calgary and numerous nieces and nephews. On September 13, 1924 Vee was born to Cora and William McFarlane in Calgary. She enjoyed her days with her family/sisters at Bragg Creek during the summers. John and Vee were married in 1955. They raised their family in North Vancouver. She had a passion for sports, speed skating, bowling and skiing. She was an accomplished cook and seamstress, but her greatest love was for her family. Vee will be lovingly remembered for her great sense of humor, indomitable spirit and steadfast approach to life. You will be missed Mom. A funeral mass will be held November 8 at 1 p.m. at St. Jude’s Parish in 100 Mile House. Reception will follow at Fischer Place from 2-4 p.m. All are welcome to join us for a cup of tea to celebrate her life. Donations to the Variety Club, P.O. Box 82450, Burnaby BC, V5C 6T3, will be gratefully accepted.
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100 Mile Funeral Service Ltd. entrusted with the arrangements. 250-395-3243