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COTTER, Joan Balzar
(née Wilma Joan King)
November 8, 1928 - January 16, 2016
Canada has lost a highly respected Artist. Joan Balzar (Cotter) passed away, at Lions Gate Hospital, on January 16, 2016. She was predeceased by her husband, Alex Cotter. Joan was raised in Victoria, BC by her loving parents Wilfred and Mae King. Though she travelled the world, Joan loved living on the North Shore most of all. Art was Joan's passion and she left behind a legacy of amazing work. She will be missed by friends, family and admirers. A memorial will be held at Highlands United Church in North Vancouver Saturday, February 6, 2016 at 2:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the West Vancouver Museum in support of the memorial acquisition fund.

Published in Vancouver Sun and/or The Province from Jan. 26 to Jan. 30, 2016
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