Maureen READ

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READ, Maureen . Maureen Elizabeth Read (nee Chawner) age 93, passed away peacefully at Lions Gate Hospital on January 23rd, 2014. Maureen was predeceased by her infant son Brian, devoted husband Billy, and loving daughter Kathlyn Mitchell. Maureen is lovingly remembered by her daughter: Kelly Solecki; Sons-in-law Brian and Paul; Grandchildren: Kristi (Philippe), Nicole (Sean), Jason (Sarah), and Amber; Great-grandchildren: Jonathan, Sebastian, Max, Abbie, Kaison, and Neve; as well as her life-long friend and Sister-in-law, Peggy; Nephews, Stephen (Sue) and David (Robin); and her many cousins. Maureen felt that she had lived a long and good life. She cherished her family, friends, travel, and hobbies. Maureen exemplified a loving, grateful and playful spirit; in keeping with her everlasting zest for life, a celebration of her life will be held at Hollyburn Funeral Home, 1807 Marine Dr, West Vancouver on Saturday, February 1st, 2014 at 11am. Thank you to Dr. Byman, Dr. Evans and the nurses at Lions Gate Hospital for your compassionate care. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Union Gospel Mission or charity of choice. Please refer to, for further details pertaining to the service as well as the remarkable life lead by our beloved, "Nanny-The-Great!" Hollyburn Funeral Home 604-922-1221

Published in The North Shore News from Jan. 29 to Jan. 30, 2014
Maureen Elizabeth Read
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1807 Marine Drive | West Vancouver, BC V7V1J7 | (604) 922-1221
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