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BRITISH COLUMBIA - North Vancouver - Miscellaneous Obituaries - 24

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MILLER - Barbara Taylor. Passed away December 20, 1997, aged 81, at Lions Gate Hospital, North Vancouver, after a courageous battle with cancer. Predeceased by her father and mother Dr. Malcolm James and Effie Elizabeth Gibson, by her aunt Norma Johnstone and by her brother Don Gibson. Survived by Bob her devoted husband of 53 years, her daughter Carolyn Grass, grandchildren Jamie and Robbie Grass of Squamish, and her sister Jayne Goode of West Vancouver. Born in Hamilton, she graduated from Queen's University, Kingston, in 1938. Subsequently trained as an occupational therapist, she joined the Royal Canadian Navy in that capacity as a lieutenant in 1943, where whe met her husband Bob, also a naval officer, whom she married in 1944. After the war she became director of occupational therapy at Montreal Children's Hospital and launched the McGill University course in occupational therapy. On moving to North Vancouver in 1953 she was self-employed for a period as a couturiere and later, after a number of years associated with Edgemont Interiors, went into business for herself as an interior decorating consultant. In her younger years an accomplished pianist with a talent for portrait painting, she was active here in the Junior League and the University Women's Club, and has for many years been a valued member of Highlands United Church. Her personal elegance, her positive approach to life, her human warmth and her delightful sense of humor will be sorely missed by her wide circle of friends. A celebration of Barbara's life will be held Saturday, December 27, 1997, at 2:00 p.m. in Highlands United Church, 3255 Edgemont Boulevard, North Vancouver. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Highlands United Church or the Canadian Cancer Society.

WRIGHT - Clara Lucy (nee Nadon) born August 5, 1924, passed away December 19, 1997 after a lengthy illness. Predeceased by her husband Norman and her brother Ernest Nadon. Survived by her loving son Edward McKay and his wife Tanya; sisters Terry Huywan (Steve), Lorraine Young (Bill); brothers Edmond Nadon (Jenny), Paul Nadon (Eileen), Placid Nadon (Irene) and Ernest's wife Anne; grandchildren Richelle McKay, Dean McKay (Sue), Darren McKay; and great-grandchild Chris-topher Wilton; also numerous nieces and nephews.
In lieu of a funeral service, a Memorial Tea will be held at her son's home at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, January 17, 1998.
First Memorial Aldergrove, 857-0111

ALLAN - Ruth Anne Anderson of North Vancouver. Born January 21, 1918, passed away peacefully on December 21, 1997. Predeceased by her husband John and her brother Red. Survived by her daughter Morreen; son-in-law Bruce and her beloved granddaughters Alison and Erin. She is also survived by her sisters Irene Docker (Ken), Dot Hanna (Bob), Ronda Rouse (Cliff); her brother Cub Addison and her many nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers, donations made to the Lions Gate Hospital Palliative Care would be greatly appreciated. A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Goodbye Mom, Goodbye Grandma.
We will miss you and we love you.
Hollyburn Funeral Home, 922-1221

CUSANO - Cristina (nee Parente) passed away peacefully December 21, 1997. Survived by her loving and devoted husband of 51 years, Alf-redo; son John (Angela); daughter Anna (Calvin); and her beloved grandchildren Christopher, Kelsey, Sarah and Lauren. She is also survived by her brothers Don (Cater-ina), John (Carolina), Nick (Cristina) and sister Carmela (Don), and many nieces and nephews. The family wishes to thank Dr. Brent Brown, paramed and friends for their care during her long years of illness.
Rest in Peace, Mom, we love you.

LAIRD - Elizabeth Anne, died peacefully at home Friday, December 19, 1997. She was 63, and is survived by her husband Sandy; sons Andy and Jim; sister Diane; and brother Bill. Betty was born in Sudbury; raised in Sherridon, Manitoba, and trained as a nurse at St. Paul's Hospital in Vancouver. She and her family lived in several countries before settling in West Vancouver. She devoted herself to the communities in which she lived, to her church and to volunteer work on the North Shore, where she will be missed by the many people whose lives she touched. Memorial service Monday, December 29, at 2:00 p.m., St. Monica's Anglican Church, 6404 Wellington Avenue, West Vancouver. In lieu of flowers, donations to North Shore Meals on Wheels (922-3414) would be appreciated.

SCHIMMER - Herbert G. Age 69. 25 year resident of North Vancouver passed away December 18, 1997, at the U.B.C. Hospital. HERB will be deeply missed by Gisela, his devoted wife of 41 years; daughter Dagmar, son-in-law Paul Giroday and their children Taya and Lukas; by his son Thomas, daughter-in-law Monica and their daughter Samantha. His passing will also be mourned by the many customers of Capilano Optical, and by his lifelong friends. The
family would especially like to thank Dr John Maynard (and staff) and Dr Peter Graff (and staff) for their wonderful care and compassion.
Funeral services will be held at the Boal Chapel, 1505 Lillooet Road in North Vancouver at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, December 29, 1997. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Lions Gate Hospital would be greatly
appreciated.
NOTHING LOVED IS EVER LOST!

COOTE - Jean MacDonald (nee Smith). Passed away December 7, 1997 after a long and brave fight against cancer at Comox, B.C. Age 79. She is survived by her loving husband Phillip; daughter Barbara (Ron) Sadler, in Ontario; grandsons Tom, Mat, (Nadine) and Andy; and granddaughter Emilie. In North Vancouver, brother George (Ruth) Smith; sisters Margaret Van Balkom and Kathleen Smith. She will be greatly missed by nephews and nieces and many friends and relatives in the U.S. and B.C. A memorial service will be held mid March. A notice will be made.

MAVINIC - Rose Mary. Born September 19, 1913, passed away in North Vancouver on December 8, 1997. She will be lovingly remembered by her immediate family Don, Sue and Christina; sister and brothers Babe, Johnny and Tony, as well as numerous other family members. She was predeceased by her loving husband Emil in 1987. Rose Mary was a member of the West Vancouver Seniors Association. Funeral service will be held at Hollyburn Funeral Home, 1807 Marine Drive, West Vancouver on Friday, December 12, 1997 at 2:00 p.m. Interment will follow at Capilano View Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Lions Gate Hospital Foundation.
Hollyburn Funeral Home. 922-1221

ROBSON - Claude Allen. Passed away peacefully on December 8, 1997 at age 69. He will be sadly missed by his wife Shirley; sons Glen, Larry (Karen, Tamara, Sabrina); daughter Lynn (Richard, James, Mark); sister Daphne (Ray, Guy, Jeff, Steve, Mike and their families); and mother-in-law Marion Hicks; aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews and all our Square and Round Dance friends. A Memorial Service will be held in the Boal Chapel of First Memorial, 1505 Lillooet Road, North Vancouver, on Saturday, December 13 at 12:00 noon. In lieu of flowers, donations to a charity of your choice is appreciated.

GONZALES - On December 5, 1997, Carmaleta "Sue" A. Gonzales of North Vancouver. B.C. age 42. Predeceased by grandparents Chief Paul and Theresa Dick and Chief Harry and Julia Peters; parents Joseph and Amy Peters; brothers Anthony, Jimmy and Sam; and sisters Esther, Evelyn, Mary, Beatrice, Agatha and Delphine. Survived and will be sadly missed by husband Jerome H. Gonzales; brothers Ken, Mike (Josie), Bradley (Edna), and Archie; sisters Thelma (Wyley), Esther (Rick), Lucille (Ryan), Cindi, Jennifer (Jack), Martina, Cecilia, Philamena (Phillip) and Loisia; sons Harold Martin Nahanee III (Crystal), Clinton Kyle Paul Nahanee (Donna) and Michael Brandon Gonzales; daughters Deshanna A.N. Gonzales and Alyana Elise Gonzales; grandchildren Peyton Carmalita Ashley Nahanee, Keenan Royce Nahanee and Quentin Kyle Nahanee; as well as many nieces, nephews, loving relatives and dear friends. Prayers will be held December 8 and 9, 1997, in the evenings at the Mount Currie Indian Reserve Gymnasium, Mount Currie, B.C. and on December 10, 1997 at St Paul's Indian Catholic Church, 426 West Esplanade, North Vancouver, B.C. at 7:30 p.m. Followed by Funeral Mass on Thursday, December 11, 1997 at 10:30 a.m. at St Paul's Indian Catholic Church. Father Dennis Alexander Celebrant. Cremation.
Hinds Funeral Services in care of arrangements.

LILLEY - June passed away peacefully on December 6, 1997, in her 61st year, after an long and courageous fight. She is lovingly survived by her husband Alan; daughters Allison Lilley of Vancouver, Susan Shennan (Lilley) and husband Don, grandchildren Laura, Jessica and Samantha of Ottawa; brother John Harwood and family of North Vancouver; and sister Barbara Harwood of Nova Scotia. The family wishes to express their thanks and appreciation to the doctors and nurses of St. Paul's Hospital Unit 6C. A memorial service was held on December 8, 1997 at St. Richards Anglican Church, North Vancouver. In lieu of flowers, contributions to the Kidney Foundation, in June's memory would be appreciated.

MANN - Bettie Ruth (nee Robertson), age 77. Predeceased by son Douglas and loving husband of 55 years, Joe. Survived by daughter Janice (Bob) Walker and granddaughter Susan of Vernon, B.C.; sisters and brothers and numerous extended family.
Bettie was extremely artistic. Among her many interests were travel, Tai Chi, line dance and Spanish. She found great solace in her garden.
"Don't let the weeds
grow around your dreams"

McKELLAR - Gary D. passed away November 21, 1997 at Lions Gate Hospital after a courageous battle with cancer. Gary is survived by his wife Daphne; children Andrea, Eliz-abeth and Cameron; parents Marg and Norm McKellar; brother Glenn and sister LeaAnne Zielonko and their families, of Ontario; as well as many other nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles in Canada and the U.S.A. Gary was born and raised in Toronto, Ontario, graduated with a BScF from Lakehead University in 1973 and moved to the West Coast. He worked in the forest industry in Campbell River and in Vancouver. Gary was dedicated to soccer, especially his Lions Gate Tornados team, basketball, baseball and softball. A service celebrating Gary's life was held on Wednesday, November 26, 1997 at Delbrook Baptist Church. Memorial donations can be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or Canadian Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.

WALKER - Robert Arthur. Passed away at Lions Gate Hospital on Sunday, December 7, 1997. Born August 9, 1915 in Sheffield, England. Bob resided in Nottingham before coming to Canada in 1982. He worked as a British coal miner for almost 50 years and in his later years he struggled with the effects of coal dust in his lungs. He was a history and music lover and spent many hours tinkering with his car. He was a very familiar garage sale addict and cherished his Wednesday Pub nights with his son Bob, and his friends. He will long be remembered for his zest for life, his sense of humour and his occasional outrageous remarks! As well, he was admired for his loving devotion as the tireless caregiver of his wife. He will be sadly missed by his wife of 60 years, Doris; his son Bob (Sheryl); his grandchildren Steven (Maxine), Toni (Paul), Aaron and Shoshona; and his great-granddaughter Jordan; and many relatives and friends in Canada and England. The family wishes to thank Dr. Ralph Bieg for his years of care and support and the staff on 6 East, Lions Gate Hospital, in particular, R.N. Barb Heimstra. A funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, December 13, 1997 at the Boal Chapel, 1505 Lillooet Road, North Vancouver. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association.

GIBB - Henry David. Peacefully at Lions Gate Hospital on Sunday, November 30, 1997 in his 87th year. Mr Gibb was the Past Master of the Adoniram Lodge, Vancouver, B.C. Predeceased by his brother James (Gertrude). Beloved husband of Marjorie; brother of Naida (Allen); loving father of David (Barbara) and Peter (Drelene); dear grandfather of Myriam, Kahlia, Jason and Eric; as well as many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
A Funeral Service will be held at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, December 4, 1997 in the Boal Chapel of First Memorial Funeral Services, 1505 Lillooet Rd, North Vancouver. Interment to follow at Ocean View Burial Park, Burnaby. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or C.N.I.B.
FIRST MEMORIAL 980-3451

KELLY - Thomas J.L. Passed away peacefully December 1, 1997 after a lengthy illness. Tom was born January 1, 1914 in Montreal, Quebec. He moved to Vancouver in 1919. He was a member of the B.C. Provincial Police from 1938-1950 which was taken over by the R.C.M.P. He retired from the R.C.M.P. at the rank of Staff Sergeant Major in 1972. He was very well respected in all his postings throughout B.C. which included Prince Rupert, Atlin, Chemainus, Victoria, Penticton, Kimberley, Vancouver, Kelowna and Prince George. Tom worked as a civic employee at the North Vancouver R.C.M.P. detachment for several years. He will be sadly missed by his daughters Maureen Kerr of Nanaimo and Denise Jette of Maple Ridge and his 7 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild. Tom's wishes were for donations, instead of flowers, to the B.C. Parkinson's Disease Association to 411 Dunsmuir Street, Vancouver, B.C. V6B 1X4. Service to be at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, 2725 Lonsdale Avenue, North Vancouver, B.C. at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, December 4, 1997.
HOLLYBURN FUNERAL HOME
922-1221

KNIZEK - Ota Marie, P.Eng. Passed away peacefully on November 26, 1997, in her 57th year, after a long courageous fight with cancer. She is lovingly survived by her husband Jiri and two children George and Wendy, as well as many family and friends. A memorial service will be held on Friday, December 5, 1997 at 2:00 p.m. at the Boal Chapel on Lillooet Road, North Vancouver. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation would be appreciated by all.

CALLA - (Sally) Olive Mary. Born May 3, 1929. Passed away suddenly on Friday, November 21, 1997. A life long resident of North Vancouver. Sally will be sadly missed by her family, friends and members of the Squamish Nation. She is survived by her loving family: children Harold (Elaine), Linda (Ellis), Nick (Sue), Gail (Ken), Susie (Michael), Chris (Corrine); grandchildren Jason, Jeremy, Jonathan, Elizabeth, Joanna, Jenevieve, Sarah, Amanda, James, Aaron, Geoffrey, Casey, Brady, Jared; and great-grandson Keishon; sisters Connie and Lei Lani; brother Teddy; many nieces, nephews and cousins. Sally was predeceased by her husband Tony; parents Olive and Gus Band; siblings Gilbert, Ralph and Laura. Prayers will be offered Tuesday, November 25 at 7.30 p.m. in St. Pauls Catholic Church at 424 W. Esplanade, North Vancouver. Followed by Funeral Mass Wednesday, November 26 at 10:30 a.m. in St. Pauls Catholic Church. Father Dennis Alexander O.M.I. celebrant. Cremation. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Canadian Diabetes Association, 1091 W. 8th Ave. Vancouver, V6H 2V3 or Heart & Stroke Foundation, 1212 W. Broadway, Vancouver V6H 3V2. Mom, it was from you that we first learned to think, to feel, to imagine, to believe and to love. Hinds Funeral Services in care of arrangements.

DENCH - William Peter Roy (Bill) passed away Monday, November 24, 1997 in his 64th year. Survived by his loving wife Ann; daughters Kathy (Guy) Elliott and Sandy (Neil) Thomson; 3 granddaughters Melissa, Laura and Brooke; sister Gerry Anderson; sister and brother-in-law Joan and John Tennant; and niece and nephews. Memorial service to be held Thursday, November 27, 1997 at 1:30 p.m. at Hollyburn Funeral Home, 1807 Marine Drive, West Vancouver. Flowers gratefully declined. If desired, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.

FARNELL - Alberta Emma, March 9, 1907 - November 22, 1997. Alberta was born in Bolton, Lancashire, England. She came to Canada in 1924 at the age of 17. She passed into eternity, peacefully in her sleep at home in Victoria, B.C. Alberta was predeceased by her father, mother, 12 brothers and sisters, her beloved husband Frank, son James Everett, granddaughter Terry Lorenz, grandson Brad Fraser and son-in-law Colin Fraser. She is survived by her sister Bertha Bleackley of Vancouver, daughters Gail Stacey (Merv) of Vernon, Sylvia Lorenz (Albert) of Dunster, Audrey Fraser of Victoria, son Frank Farnell (Susan) of Maple Ridge, ten grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. A memorial service will be held on November 29, 1997 at 1 p.m. in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints at 941 Lynn Valley Road, North Vancouver. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in her name to a charity of your choice. We know you are with daddy in a far better place, but we shall miss you.

PAISLEY - Mary Lou passed away peacefully on November 20, 1997 after a long fight with Alzheimer's and cancer. She is survived by her companion Ken and son Richard and family, as well as nephew Terry Bice and family, and many friends. Funeral Services were held on Tuesday, November 25, 1997. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society, 565 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, B.C., V6Z 4J4
Hollyburn Funeral Home 922-1221

FULKER - Mary (Ethel) passed away peacefully at her home in West Vancouver on Sunday, November 23, 1997 after a difficult year of illness. Mary was born in England in 1907. She lived an active, colourful life there for 75 years, before moving to Canada to be close to her four children. She brought that same zest and enthusiasm for life with her and quickly made many friends. Mary became involved in the West Vancouver community, taking part every year in the annual parade on her scooter. She was recognized by the Terry Fox Foundation for her tireless energy in collecting every year for cancer research. Many will remember seeing Mary, rain or shine, riding her scooter on the Seawall, flags flying. She touched many lives, in many ways, and we will all miss her. A memorial service will be held on Friday, November 28 at 2:00 p.m. at the Hollyburn Funeral Chapel. For those wishing to share in remembrance, donations will be gratefully accepted by the Terry Fox Foundation in Mary's name.

WATERWORTH - On November 21, 1997 Angus Edward Noah Gordon Waterworth of Vancouver B.C., age 21/2 months. Predeceased by great-grandparents Frederick and Edna Gus and James G.W. and Louise Waterworth; grandfathers George P. Gus and George E. Waterworth. Survived, and will be sadly missed, by grandmothers Isabelle Waterworth and Julianna Baker; parents Danny E. Waterworth and Teresa Kelly-Ann Gus; siblings Melita-Teresa R. Gus, Alexander J. E. Ferguson and Kollette J. Douglas, as well as many aunts, uncles, loving relatives and dear friends. Private family prayers will be held on Wednesday, November 26, 1997 at 7:30 p.m. at St Paul's Indian Catholic Church. Followed by private family funeral service on Thursday, November 27, 1997 at 10:30 a.m. at St Paul's Indian Catholic Church. Interment, Mission Reserve Cemetery.
Hinds Funeral Services in care of arrangements.

DAHLQUIST - Roland Stig. Peacefully on Monday November 24, 1997 at Vancouver General Hospital. Dearly loved husband of Gunnel, and cherished friend to many the world over. Predeceased by his brother and other relatives in Sweden. Roland was a member of the Canadian Pulp and Paper Association, I.B.M.P., and the Viking Club. Roland was born in Orebro, Sweden in 1927. He graduated in Engineering from Orebro Technical School in 1948. He was employed by Flakt for 41 years and during his career lived in Stockholm, New York, Montreal and Vancouver. He was a loyal company person, and was respected and admired by all who worked with him. Roland was a faithful friend, a fine gentleman, and a wonderful host. He was an enthusiastic outdoorsman, golfer and fisherman. He had a lifelong interest in history, geography and politics, and his interest in statistics provided much amusement for all his friends. He was a devoted husband to Gunnel and they shared a particularly close and happy relationship for 37 years. They traveled widely and shared their experience to the enjoyment of all. He will be lovingly remembered and sadly missed by a wide circle of friends in Canada, U.S.A. and Sweden. A Celebration of Roland's life will be held at the Danish Lutheran Church, 6010 Kincaid, Burnaby, B.C. at 3:00 p.m., Thursday December 4, 1997. Paster Kai Glud officiating. Donations in Roland's memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, 565 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, B.C. V5Z 4I4. Telephone 1-800-663-2524 or 877-1100 or Canuck Place #54-555 West 12th Avenue, Vancouver, B.C. V5Z 3X7 (604)731-4847
Hollyburn Funeral Home 922-1221

PINDER - Ronald Wesley, aged 44, of North Vancouver on November 17, 1997. He leaves a grieving family, father Don Pinder, sister Darci Pinder and brother Rory Pinder of North Vancouver; and sister Donna Wilford, brother-in-law Brian Wilford and nephews Paul and Kevin, of Ladysmith, B.C.; and many friends and acquaintances. A memorial service will be held in January. In lieu of flowers and cards, donations can be made to the Mental Health Association and related agencies.

DIBBENS - Agnes White. Passed away November 25, 1997. Survived by her brother John Liddle (Marie); her children Jean Stalberg (Jens), Douglas, James (Valda); grandchildren Stephen, Heather, Michael, Kirsten, Aaron, Shannon, Nicholas, Jonathon and Christopher. No flowers or service by request. Any donations to Lions Gate Hospital would be appreciated.

MARDON - Dr. James "Jasper". Passed away on November 26, 1997 in Lions Gate Hospital. Born April 10, 1921 in Exeter, England and served 1939-1945 in the Royal Artillery and Gurkha Rifles. Graduate of Selwyn College, Cambridge and College of Science and Technology, Manchester. Professional Engineer and Fellow, as well as former National Research Council member. He had a distinguished career in the pulp and paper industry before becoming an internationally recog-nized consultant on papermaking. Recipient of numerous technical, service and management awards. Survived by Louise; sons David, Peter, Richard, Gunnar, Andrew and Alexander; daughter Ulrika; and good friend Ulla Britt Mohlin; as well as 11 grandchildren. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Anthony's Catholic Church, 2337 Inglewood Avenue, West Vancouver on Tuesday, December 2, 1997 at 10:00 a.m. Father John McCarthy celebrant. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity of one's choice.
Hollyburn Funeral Home 922-1221

POSTLEWAITE - Dale Franklin (Frosty) Postlewaite passed away suddenly at home in Squamish, Monday, November 24, 1997. Born in Regina, Dale was 61 years of age, and was employed by the District of West Vancouver for over 25 years. He is survived by his wife Bonnie and son Eric (Lucy) at home in Squa-mish, as well as son Dean and wife Monique and grandson Brett (Winnipeg); daughter Susan and husband Glenn Montgomery (Winnipeg); brother Jack and wife Odette (Sicamous, B.C.); sister Zela and husband Dan Scrutton (Stony Mountain, Manitoba); aunts Ev Clendenning (Vancouver) and Clara Harris (Calgary); numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. Flowers are gratefully declined. If friends so wish, they may make donations, in memory of Mr Postlewaite, to the Squamish Hospital Foundation, Box 6000, Squamish, B.C. V0N 3G0. Memorial Funeral Services will be held in the Squamish Funeral Home Chapel, 40440 Tantalus Way, Squamish, B.C. Saturday November 29 at 5:30 p.m. Rev. John Stephens will officiate. Cremation. Squamish Funeral Home.
Squamish Funeral Home 898-5121

PRUDEN - Leslie. Born January 11, 1916 in North Vancouver, B.C.
Passed away at home, peacefully, on November 24, 1997. Predeceased by son Leonard; granddaughter Jennifer and brother Frank Pruden. Survived by his loving wife Joan, of 551/2 years; sons Ron (Randy), Ralph (Heather) and Jim (Monique); one daughter Geraldine (Dan) Gillrie; six grandchildren Tara, Sandra, Amy, Candice, Steven and Leslie; two sisters Ellen Russell and Gladys Moore, as well as many relatives and friends. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, December 6, 1997 at 11:30 a.m. at St John's Anglican Church, 220 West 8th Street, North Vancouver. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.

LONGPRE - Dr. Leo F. Longre passed away on November 17, 1997 at Lions Gate Hospital after a lengthy illness. He practiced medicine for over 50 years, the last 35 years at Lions Gate Hospital. His love and support will be sadly missed and remembered by Pat his loving wife for 53 years; his four sons Warren, Brian, Richard and David; his grandchildren Mark, Graham, Reg, Kate, Michelle, Stephanie, Shayne, Sydney; as well as his many friends and associates in the medical community and his many patients who he served so well. He was an ardent skier and a longtime member of the Capilano Golf and Country Club. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Palliative Care at the Lions Gate Hospital. Mass, in Leo's honor and memory, will be held at 1:00 p.m. Thursday, November 20, 1997 at St Anthony's Catholic Church, 2337 Inglewood, West Vancouver. Prayers will be held at St Anthony's on Wednesday at 7:00 p.m.

MACEY - Ralph Harold passed away peacefully on November 5, 1997 in Lions Gate Hospital at age 83. He is survived by his loving wife Pat; children Valerie (Grant), Gerry (Claire) and Ron; grandchildren Aly, Marnee, Shauna and Scott; great-grandchildren Keegan and Kionna. A very special thanks to the nurses and staff on 6 East in Lions Gate Hospital, his roommates in Room #222, the staff and volunteers at Evergreen House and his doctor, Dr. R.E. Puddicombe, and his staff. There will be no funeral service by request. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Evergreen House, c/o Lions Gate Hospital.

PIERCE - Enid Alicia (McLaughlin, nee Crawshaw) of West Vancouver died November 15, 1997 at the Sunnybrook Health Science Centre in North York, Ontario, aged 74 years. Enid was born in Vernon, B.C. on March 3, 1923. Predeceased by her loving husband Al on September 25, 1997 and by her first husband John G. McLaughlin. Survived by sister Dorothy, sons Peter McLaughlin (Janet) of Calgary and Tony McLaughlin of North Vancouver, three grandsons, step-children John Roland (Barbara) of Toronto and Nancy Grant (Jim) of Montreal, six step-grandchildren, one step-great-granddaughter. No service by request. For those wishing to share in Remembrance contributions will be gratefully received by the Emily Murphy House, North Shore Crisis Services Society, 3095 Lonsdale Ave, North Vancouver, B.C., V7N 3J6

CHUBB - Frances (Barr) passed away peacefully November 18, 1997 at age 87. Frances was predeceased by Charlie in April 1997 and Ken in 1972. She is survived by her children Bryan, Keith, Patti and stepdaughter Kathleen; daughters-in-law Tassana and Judy; eight grandchildren and one great-granddaughter Allie. Memorial service will be held on Monday, November 24, 1997 at 2:00 p.m. at 2020 Cedar Village Crescent in North Vancouver. In lieu of flowers, a donation may be made to charity of your choice. The family would like to give special thanks to the staff of the West Vancouver Care Centre.

BOOTHE - Donald LeRoy passed away peacefully in Lions Gate Hospital on November 18, 1997. Survived by his loving wife Sheila; son Ian; daughter-in-law Rosanna and grandsons Adam, Alexander and Aaron in Edmonton; son Brian, daughter-in-law Janet and grandchildren Kimberlee, Christopher and Courtnee in Coquitlam; son Tobin in West Vancouver and sister Brenda in Indonesia. Don was president of the North Shore Shrine Club, Gizeh Temple 1990-1992 and will be missed by his fellow Shriners. Special thanks to the staff of Lions Gate Hospital for their support and care during Don's stay. Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m. Friday, November 21 at St Christopher's Anglican Church, 11th and Inglewood, West Vancouver. In lieu of flowers, donations to the B.C. Lung Association or the Gizeh Temple for Children's Hospitals would be appreciated.

ERICKSON - Erling (Ernie) G. passed away in Lions Gate Hospital November 3, 1997 at the age of 72. WWII Veteran. Survived by sisters Astrid Hall, Rose Morgan and Lillian Wright. Donations to Lions Gate Palliative Care would be appreciated

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