Lorean Lillian (Roste) ATKINSON

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  • "Dear Lorean, I will miss you very much.All the talks and..."
    - Linda
  • "So many fond Weiser Lock memories, rest in peace Lorean."
    - Donna Purdie
  • "My Gram was such a warm, kind and wonderful woman. She was..."
    - Jennifer Hayden
  • "There is no way to say how much I miss you----Rest in..."
    - Gladys Mahon
  • "Aunt Devonna and Family ..Our deepest sympathy and..."
    - Michelina Pagnotta
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Born 7-12-1922 near Hinchcliffe SK, passed away peacefully at RCH with family present, on June 13th, 2012 at the age of 89. Lorean was predeceased by her husband Jack of 53 years in 2003; her son Neil in 2008; seven brothers, and one sister. She is survived by her loving daughters, Devonna (Sandy), Catharin (Rick), Pat (Doug), and Jana (Craig), as well as six grandchildren, six great grandchildren, her brother Vern (Sonja) and a large extended family. Lorean had a great sense of style; she enjoyed painting, sewing, decorating and flowers. For a time Lorean and Jack were part of the Vancouver art community, providing picture framing for local artists. Lorean, a wonderful cook, owned The Dock Coffee Shop in New West with Jack for 10 years. She retired her working career at Weiser Lock, in Burnaby in 1990. Lorean loved people; she was happiest in social settings, especially Friday Ladies Tea. She was a great friend to all she met throughout her life. A Memorial will be held on Saturday, June 23 at 2:00 pm at Kearney Funeral Home, 219 – 6th St New Westminster, BC. 604-736-0268

Columbia-Bowell Chapel 604-521-4881