CUDLIPP, Eileen Audrey
June 1923 - December 2012
Eileen Cudlipp passed away peacefully on December 24, 2012 at the age of 89 in Richmond, BC. She is survived by her sister, Doreen and her brother-in-law, Jerry; her loving children: Gord (Marlene) and David (Espie) of Gibsons, Margaret Coopman (Ben) of Vancouver, Noreen (Gellineau) of Toronto, Lori Scharf (Randy) of Richmond; four grandchildren: Trisha, Gregory, Melanie, and Tim; and four great-grandchildren: Cynthia, Alison, Alex, and Aiden. Predeceased by Gordon, her devoted husband of 67 years, and her sisters, Francis and Jean. Eileen attended high school in Cranbrook where she excelled at track and field and basketball. She was employed by the American Army in Whitehorse in 1945, when she met and married Gordon Cudlipp who was serving with the RCAF. Eileen and Gordon settled in Richmond in 1957 where she was very active as an Area Commissioner for the Girl Guides of Canada. Eileen and Gordon were avid travellers. She enjoyed time with her walking club for many years. We would be honoured if you could join us for a celebration of Eileen's life on Saturday, January 26 at 2:00 p.m. at Boal Chapel and Memorial Gardens, 1505 Lillooet Road, North Vancouver. In lieu of flowers, donations in Eileen's memory may be made to Covenant House Vancouver, 575 Drake Street, Vancouver BC, V6B 4K8.