Donna Mae Peaker

Donna Mae Peaker

March 7th, 1935 to July 9th, 2006

Donna Mae Tidsbury was born in High Bluff, Manitoba where she grew up on the family farm. She met her husband Laurier in Winnipeg and was married in 1958. They moved to Vancouver in 1959 where they raised their family and then settled in Vernon in 1981.

Donna was a great organizer working for CUSO in Vancouver and Trinity United Church in Vernon.

She loved quilting, making dolls, teddy bears and sewing for her family.

Healing Touch was a very important part of her life.

In all the places she went and all the things she did, Donna made great friends who were very dear to her.

Donna is survived by her husband Laurier, daughters Wendy (Tim Moshansky), Beverley (Mark Sookarow) grandchildren Hanna, Connor, Michael.

She also leaves behind her sisters Sheila (Gary), Dianne (Al), brother Gordon (Anne), sister in law Janice (Jim) and many nieces and nephews.

Donna joins her mother Ethel and father Gordon.

Thank you to all who supported Donna and her family during her final days.

In lieu of flowers, donations to Hospice House would be appreciated.

A celebration of Donna’s life will be held at Pleasant Valley Funeral Home on Saturday July 15th at 1:30 pm. Vernon Funeral Home in care of arrangements 542-0155.