Mary Marion HENDERSON

Maybel Doreen Henderson (nee Edwards)

passed away peacefully with her family by her side on July 6, 2008 in Kelowna, BC.  She is now reunited with her husband Bill to whom she was married for 49 years.  She will be sadly missed by daughters Donna (Gordon) Peachey, Joanne (Ralph) Christian, grandchildren Paul Christian and Carrie Christian, great granddaughter Maddie, brother Eddie, sisters Fran, Mabel and Susie, and many nieces and nephews.  Mom was born October 12, 1928 in Guelph, Ontario. She followed Bill out to BC in 1949, making Richmond their home for 30 years before retiring to Westbank in 1990.  She enjoyed gardening, sewing, listening to music, and spending time with her family and pets. Mom was a beautiful, generous lady, and was devoted to family and home. With an indomitable spirit, she faced her lengthy illness with humour and courage.  We would like to thank the staff at Douglas Fir Hospice for their care and compassion during Mom’s final days.  If so desired, a donation in Mom’s memory can be made to the BC Cancer Agency, 2-111, 675 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 1L3 or Central Okanagan Hospice Association, #202-1456 St. Paul Street, Kelowna, BC, V1Y 2E6.  Memorial service to follow.

 

We will miss you Nanny

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