Bernice (Bonnie) SLATER

SLATER, Bernice (Bonnie) March 1, 1929 - August 15, 2013 . Bonnie passed away peacefully August 15, 2013 at the age of 84 years. Bonnie is survived and lovingly remembered by her children, Pat (Kerry) Douglas; Arlene (Ron) Spence and Steve Slater; grandchildren, Sandy (Ed), Kristen (Jon), Chris, Jenifer, Kailli and great-grandsons, Zack and Josh. She was predeceased by Chris her husband of 33 years, sisters Janet, Irene and brother Jack. Mom spent her last few years at Inglewood Lodge in West Vancouver where she received loving care from all the staff. A warm thanks to Lou, Mark and Hanah for their special care and attention. One of the original residents of the Edgemont Village, Bonnie is remembered for her warm nature and friendly smile by her friends. Her former customers will remember her from Stong's Market where she worked for many years. Mom enjoyed life and had many talents including painting; dancing; singing in the United Church Choir; gardening and baking her pecan pie for family gatherings. She loved her family above all else and was known to enjoy a good party. Bonnie had a great love of animals and loved her puppies. In lieu of flowers, a donation may be made to the S.P.C.A. in her name. A family remembrance will be held at a later date. For those wishing to share a memory of Bonnie, please visit Hollyburn Funeral Home 604-922-1221

Funeral Home

Hollyburn Funeral Home
1807 Marine Drive West Vancouver, BC V7V1J7
(604) 922-1221
Published in The North Shore News from Aug. 27 to Sept. 1, 2013