Archives for August 2011

Robert Patrick Kearns

In Memorial

1925 – 2011 Passed away peacefully on August 26th 2011 at the Guildford Senior’s Village at the age of 86. He is predeceased by his wife Molly in May, 1999. He is survived by his 3 children, Son Robert (Treena), daughters Dana (Dale), and Debbie; grandchildren Sadie, Kaitlin, Tyler, Jason; Sister Vera, sister-in-law Leila and Continue Reading »

John David Allan

In Memorial

Beloved son, uncle & friend. Passed away Friday, 19 Aug 2011, at 65 years of life. Will be greatly missed by his mother, Linola, niece, Shae, great-nephew, Kyle, nephew-in-law, Davey, & numerous friends. He was loving, kind, gentle, smart, selfless, funny, loyal & stubborn. Rest peacefully now, sweet soul, forever in our hearts. Expressions of Continue Reading »

Edward “Ray” Dempsey

In Memorial

Born in Dublin, Ireland, January 23, 1930, passed away on August 20th, 2011. Predeceased by first wife Maureen and brothers Sean and Des. Ray is survived by wife Jane, Children Angela (Rod), Paul, David (Debbie), step-children Debbie (Dan), Mike (Lisa) and Gail. His brothers Bill, Joe (Marie), Tony (Eilleen), Jerry, Tim and Thomas and his Continue Reading »

Mabel Nancy Swetlikoff

In Memorial

passed away August 19, 2011 in Maple Ridge Seniors Village at 87 years. She was predeceased by her husbands Mike Swetlikoff and Leland Leslie. She is survived by her children; Stan, Mike(Bonnie), Peter, and Olive. Also numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren and 1 great great grandson. Memorial Service will be held at a later date.

Elsie Dorathea Scott

In Memorial

With family at her side, Thea Scott – a truly gracious lady – went to be with her Lord on Saturday, August 13, 2011. Thea was born in Kowloon Hong Kong and was quite the world traveler in her young life. She was in the Philippines during WW 2 and it was there that she Continue Reading »

Vivian Isabel Eileen Evans

In Memorial

May 31, 1912 – August 6, 2011 Passed away peacefully on Saturday, August 6th, 2011 in her 99th year. Loving mother of John, mother-in-law of Susan, grandmother of Sarah, Christopher, David and Katherine and great grandmother of Hunter William David. Predeceased by her loving husband Frederick deCourcey Evans of Maple Ridge and her parents William Continue Reading »

Robert Walter Rude

In Memorial

May 27, 1946 August 7, 2011 Bob passed away after a long battle with cancer which he fought to the end, aided in part by his passion for the Canuck’s quest for the Stanley Cup. His wife Sharron and his two sisters were at his side. He leaves behind his father Walter Rude, sisters Sandra Continue Reading »

Vicky Montgomery

In Memorial

Oct 5th 1958 – Aug 4th, 2011 It is with sad regret (but blessed memory) that we announce the all-too-quick passing of Vicenta Santos Montgomery (nee, Tumaneng). Vicky passed after a brief, yet brave battle with cancer. Vicky is survived by her best friend and husband, Jim; daughter, Alicia; step daughters, Karen (John) and Coleen Continue Reading »

Rajendra Sharma

In Memorial

Rajendra (Raj) Sharma, born in Ba, Fiji Islands, on December 10, 1935, passed away peacefully in Maple Ridge on August 4, 2011, surrounded by family.  Raj was the fifth child of Pundit Prabhu Dayal and Ganga Jali.  He married Manorma, his “angel”, on December 16, 1961 and emigrated to Canada on November 22, 1963.  He Continue Reading »

Stages of Grieving

Marie’s garden was a breath-taking oasis of vibrant colour, cooling shade, trickling water falls and fragrant scents wafting through the flowers, shrubs and plants. Marie had begun her garden after the loss of her husband and grandson in a tragic car accident. Ion the beginning, she attacked the garden in a frantic outpouring of grief Continue Reading »