(nee Craiggs)
Born August 22, 1931; passed peacefully December 8, 2012 in her 81st year. Survived by her sister Fay Welsh; sister-in-law and brother-in-law Julie and George Anastasiou; sister-in-law Jerry and brother-in-law Denny; son Mark (Robyn) and daughter Heidi Halldorson (Fred); grandchildren Tasha, Tarl, Sam and Dallas; great-grandson Nikko; as well as numerous nieces and nephews from the Anastasiou, Craiggs, Gildemeester and Steele families. Mom thrived in her career as a Primary teacher with the VSB. She and husband Les built their family's home in Burnaby, and after Les' death she built another home on their property on the Sunshine Coast, where she lived, after retirement. Mom's love and dedication to her family was always a priority and she will be greatly missed. Special thanks to Dr. Wildegrube, Dr. Morantz and Nurses Fran, Gabrielle, and Catherine and of course Alan as well as all the staff at Home Support Services. A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, January 19 at 2 p.m. at Boal Chapel, First Memorial Funeral Services, 1505 Lillooet Road, North Vancouver.

Funeral Home

Boal Chapel and Memorial Gardens
1505 Lillooet Road North Vancouver, BC V7J2J1
(604) 990-8988

Published in Vancouver Sun and/or The Province from Dec. 21 to Dec. 23, 2012