Sep 22, 1932 – Oct 26, 2017
Shirley van Dijk€
We are very sad to announce that Shirley van Dijk lost her battle with cancer on October 26, 2017 in West Kelowna, BC at the age of 85. Shirley was born on September 22, 1932 in London, England to Thomas and Evelyn Belcher.
Shirley lived and taught in New Zealand from 1959 – 1962. She moved to Edmonton, AB in 1963 where she married her husband Henk. They moved to Westbank, BC in 1974. Shirley enjoyed reading, word puzzles and watching sports, tennis and golf, in particular.
She was predeceased by her husband Henk in 2005. Shirley will be missed by her daughter Catherine (John), sons; Robert and Peter, grandchildren; Alexandria, Jessica and Kayla, her sister Heather Ockenden in England and will be remembered by extended family and friends.
There will be a Memorial Mass at 1:00 pm November 10, 2017 at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in West Kelowna, BC.
Condolences may be left for the family by visiting www.hansonsfuneral.ca.
Hansons’ Funeral Chapel