Leanna Carol Currie
CURRIE - Leanna Carol, born December 27, 1951, passed away peacefully after a lengthy illness in Surrey Memorial Hospital. A wonderful mother, she will be sadly missed by daughters Allison and Meghan, son Steven, and husband John. She also leaves to mourn sisters Debra and Joanne; brother Grant; and mother Muriel Fisher. Special thanks to the nurses at SMH Palliative Care for all their loving care and support. Memorial service will be held at Johnston Heights Evangelical Church, 9612 - 152nd Street, Surrey, BC, on Monday, June 10, 2002, at 1:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, a memorial donation to the BC Cancer Society, 600 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 4E6 would be appreciated.
Margaret Julia deCastell
DE CASTELL - MJ (Margaret Julia) (nee Taylor). On May 14th, 2002, passed on peacefully at the Brock Fahrni Pavilion, St. Vincent's Hospital in Vancouver, in her 79th year. Beloved wife of the late Gustave. Very dear mother of Peter, Suzanne, John (Terry Lanthier), Christopher, Sebastien (Christina Zeller), and the late Adrien. A great lady of tremendous courage, she will be missed and live on in the hearts of all who love her. Contributions in her memory may be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada.
Daniel (Danny) Burns
BURNS - Daniel M. (Danny). It is with great regret that we announce the sudden passing of a great man on May 7, 2002. Already missed by his loving wife, Bridie; sons, Stephen and Sean and all the family circle in both Ireland and Canada. Visitation will be held from 4:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. on Sunday, May 12, 2002 in Richmond Funeral Home, 8420 Cambie Road, Richmond, BC. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 7:30 P.M. on Monday, May 13, 2002 in St. Joseph the Worker Roman Catholic Church, 4451 Williams Road, Richmond, BC.
CHAN - Yuk Wah John, passed away peacefully in Vancouver, BC, on May 25, 2002, into the presence of his Lord. He is survived by his loving wife, Corina, as well as other members of his family. A Funeral Service will be held on Friday, May 31, 2002, at 1:00 P.M., in Richmond Chinese Baptist Church, 10311 Albion Road, Richmond, BC. Interment at Ocean View Burial Park, 4000 Imperial Street, Burnaby, BC.
Dominic Leo Conlin
CONLIN - Dominic Leo passed away at Burnaby Hospital on May 21, 2002. Survived by his loving family. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, May 28, 2002, at 11:00 a.m., in St. Francis de Sales Roman Catholic Church, 6610 Balmoral Street, Burnaby. Flowers gratefully declined in favour of memorial contributions to the charity of your choice.
EMERY - passed away peacefully on March 5, 2002, Arnold W. Emery, M.D., aged 67 years, of Richmond, BC. Arnie is survived by his loving family: his partner, Robin; daughters, Christine (Mark), Delta and Jennie (Rob), Richmond; son, Michael (Lorraine), Delta; their mother, Roberta, Richmond; granddaughters, Elizabeth and Alexandra, and other loving family and friends. As an accomplished trumpet player, Arnie was an active member of the Kitsilano Boys Band, the RCAF Band, BC Lions Band, Delta Band and RCL Branch 5 Band (Richmond). Dr. Emery was a dedicated family practitioner for many years in Richmond. Arnie was also an avid race car enthusiast as a driver and member of the Sports Car Club of BC and was the Medical Director of the ICSCC. Memorial Service Sunday, March 10, 2002 at 2:00 P.M. at Unity of Vancouver, 5840 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC. Reverend Kathryn Anderson, Officiating. Should friends desire, donations to the BC SPCA, #322 - 470 Granville Street, Vancouver, BC, V6C 1V5, appreciated.
Gougeon Alfhild Inga
GOUGEON - Alfhild Inga (Allie) (nee Burquist). It is with great sadness and yet with resounding joy, that we announce that Alfie has gone on her final journey to meet her Lord and Savior. Allie passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 22, 2002, at Peace Arch Hospital, White Rock, BC. She was predeceased by her husband, Ernest Joseph, in 1981. Allie was born in Waubay, South Dakota, USA, in 1908 and immigrated with her parents in 1910 to Carsland, Alberta, where she resided until her marriage to Ernie. They worked and lived in Carsland, Bassano, and Dunnville, Ontario, Calgary, Olds, and Red Deer, Alberta, and retired in White Rock, BC, in 1969. Allie is survived by her most loving family, 3 daughters, Doreen (Harold) Cowan of Calgary, Donna (Alvin) Myhre of White Rock, Barbara (Bob) Bayne of Edmonton; 12 grandchildren, Shelley Sanford, Rob McJunkin, Steve McJunkin, Nancy Long, Kathy Schuler, Marilyn Lewchuk, Bryan Myher, Carol Macdonald, Heather Myhre, Steven Bayne, Karen Bayne, Teresa Bayne; 2 step-grandchildren, Kelly Cowan, Sandra Foran; 14 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great grandchildren and brothers, Earl (Phoebe) Bergquist, Arthur (Berta) Bergquist; sister, Gladys (Crawford - deceased) McClelland; 6 nieces and 1 nephew. Allie's life was a shining example of a faithful loving servant of the Lord. While God has taken her home, He is also sending a new little great-grandchild into the family fold. Praise God! Heartfelt thanks to Dr. Deemsted and Dr. Brown, the hospital staff on the second floor and the Palliative Care floor, who gave such kind and loving care. Also, thanks to staff at Evergreen Baptist Home. All are invited to a Memorial Service to celebrate Allie's life at Peace Portal Alliance Church, 15128 - 28th Avenue, White Rock, South Surrey, on Monday, May 27, 2002, at 2:00 PM. In memory of Allie, the family requests any donations be made to Peace Arch Hospital Foundation, re : Palliative Care or to World Serve.
KARKLING - Lenore passed away May 23, 2002, at Surrey Memorial Hospital. After 81 years on this earth, she soon followed Paul, her husband of 61 years. Born February 6, 1921, at Pointe Du Boise Manitoba, into the Canadian pioneer family of Howard Bill Williams and Maude (Holliday) Williams. Predeceased by 2 brothers, Howard and Russell; survived by brother, Bill; 3 sons, Richard, Michael and Gil; grandchildren, Dean, Morgan and Kim; 3 great-granddaughters, Miranda, Jodie and Andrea, and several nieces and nephews. A fiercely protective mother, caring and supporting all her family; especially all the foibles and adventures of the 3 sons. She quickly and easily gave of herself and talents to her friends and many people she knew, never letting any personal ache or pain slow her, or be seen by anyone else. This world is an emptier place now without her, and she will be sorely missed by many.
Cindy Kathleen MacNeill
MacNEILL - Cindy, passed away at home, with her family by her side, after a courageous battle with cancer. She is predeceased by her father, Clarence Kilbach and survived by her mother, Kathleen Kilbach. She will be sadly missed by her loving husband, Douglas MacNeill; her children, James (Trisha), Leanne (Ed); her four grandchildren, Dustin, Calli, Paige and Blake; her brothers, Dwight and Cameron, and nieces and nephews. A special thank you to Granny Mac and Bob & Lynn MacNeill for being there for all of us. "Cin Bin, you touched many lives in your short time here and will be sadly missed by all." A Memorial Service will be held at Sunshine Hills Foursquare Church, 6749 - 120th Street, Delta, BC, at 3:00 P.M., Friday, May 17, 2002. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, 2438 Surrey Place Mall, Surrey, BC, V3T 2W1.
REGIER - Cort, passed away peacefully at Chilliwack Hospital on April 26, 2002, at the age of 72 years. Cort is survived by his loving wife, Natalie; son, Kerry; brother, Dyck (Gloria) Regier; sisters, Cathy Penner, Margaret (John) Friesen, Doreen (Jim) Schroeder and Ricci (Jerry Larson); brother-in-law, Hal (Terry) Engel, and relatives and friends. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society, Chilliwack Unit Office, 9369 Mary Street, Chilliwack, BC, V2P 4G9, or UNICEF, 536 West Broadway, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 1E9, in Cort's memory.
Henry "Hank" Stangeland
STANGELAND - Henry "Hank", born December 4, 1932, passed away peacefully on May 20, 2002, surrounded by his loving family. Hank is survived by his wife of 48 years, Goldie and daughter Debbie (Dave) Jones. He will also be dearly missed by his 2 grandsons, Dale and Curtis. In memory of Hank, donations can be made to the BC Cancer Society, 9369 Mary Street, Chilliwack, BC, V2P 4G9. No service by request.