Vicki Gertrude Gibb

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Sep 27, 1950 - Oct 19, 2012

Vicki passed away in St. Michael's Hospice after a 5 year battle with breast cancer. Survived by her husband Richard Hollins, daughter Sydney Hollins and brother Harry Gibb. Predeceased by her mother Gertie, father Jim, and brothers Bert and Wally. Daughter of Gertie (Rea) and Jim Gibb, Vicki was born in Kelowna, grew up in Oyama and Kelowna, and studied Chemistry at UBC, gaining an Honours degree in 1971. She graduated from the University of Toronto in Medicine in 1981, receiving the Cody silver medal. She practised in both New Westminster and Coquitlam, before she retired in 1997. She will be missed by family and friends. Her superlative intellect, determination and courage will be an inspiration to us all. A memorial service will be held, time and place to be determined. In lieu of flowers, please donate to Canadian Mental Health Association, The Canadian Cancer Society or St. Michael's Centre Foundation.