NYGARD, Leila Orvokki
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Born January 16, 1932 in Jakobstad, Finland, and passed away unexpectedly on January 24, 2013 at the age of 81. Predeceased by her husband Stig Anders in 1974 and daughters Susan Marlene and Sherri Erika in 1986. Loving and missing her are her children Leif, Marit (Bruce), Stanley (Karin), and grandchildren Cori, Patrick, and Ian. She will also be dearly missed by family in Finland, brother Hannu Lindblom (Tarja), nephews Henrik and Lauri, aunt Anges, and cousins Hely and Leif. The family wishes to thank all the staff at Pleasant View for caring for mom. "See you later mom, love you." A Memorial Service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 31 at Burquitlam Funeral Home, 625 North Road, Coquitlam. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Alzheimer's Society.
Published in Vancouver Sun and/or The Province on Jan. 29, 2013