Suddenly on June 7, 2009 at Vernon Jubilee Hospital, our loving Mom and Granny passed away.
Amy is survived by her daughter, Donna (David), grandchildren: Megan and Kathleen of St. Georges MB; son, Gordon (Brenda), grandchildren: Stephanie, Tonya, and Tyler of Gibsons, BC; brother, Ernie (Pat) of Kimberley, BC; brother-in-law, Cyril (MaryAnn) of Victoria, BC; sister-in-law, Muriel Degan of Surrey, BC; sister-in-law, Liisa Poole of Calgary, AB, nieces, nephews, and many lifelong and new friends.
Amy was predeceased by her husband of 51 years, Norman (Nip); her parents, Percy and Lena Oakland, brother, Larry (Vi), niece and nephews: Pat, Dave and Chris Oakland, in-laws, Bud and Rosa Poole and brother-in-law, Ric Degan.
Amy was born at home in Golden, BC on July 14th, 1932. She married her “Normie” on June 4th, 1955. She spent many happy years at Remac, Britannia Beach, Squamish and Vernon. Amy was a very kind and loving person who made friends wherever she went.
Amy didn’t want a funeral, but in her memory, please do a good deed for someone else.
Special thanks to all those who have been there for our “Mom”.
A Memorial Tea will be held at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, June 13, 2009 at Amy’s home, #43, 124 Sarsons Road, Vernon, BC
Arrangements have been entrusted to: Pleasant Valley Funeral Home, 4303 Pleasant Valley Road, Vernon, BC V1T 4M4, 250 542 4333. On-line memorial: www.mem.com.