Joan Harriet Larder nee McCormack)

Joan Harriet Larder was born December 8, 1936 in Rock Island (Burton), BC to John and Helen McCormack. Joan’s journey ended peacefully at the age of 80, when she passed quietly on March 17, 2017 with family by her side in Vernon, BC. Left to cherish her memories are son Wade (Kyla) Larder of Edson, AB, grandchildren Wren (Cam), Reid and Quinn. Daughter Leanne (Doug) Bellerive of Vernon, BC, granddaughter Hailey and grandson Braydon “Bud” Hayward and 3 great grandchildren Mike, Nate, and Emileigh.. She is also survived by her sisters Marg (Gordon) Drummond, Lynn (Ron) Noyes, Norma Millar, Mary Hamling, and brothers Jim McCormack, and Ron (Lori) McCormack, along with numerous nieces and nephews. Joan was predeceased by husband Ken in 2012. Joan had many passions that included golfing, baking, reading and caring for her family. Many people will remember Joan at countless ball tournaments, scorekeeping and cheering the competitors on. Joan will be missed dearly by many. Our Family would like to express thanks and gratitude for all the love and support we have received during this difficult time.