We regret to announce the sudden passing of Dorothy Bernice Leeson in the Vernon Jubilee Hospital on April 23rd, 2004 at the age of 83 years. Dorothy is survived by her loving family, one daughter Arlene (Wayne) Leeson-Werk of Vernon, five sons and daughters-in-law, Ron (Carol) of Royston, BC, Grant (Bev) of Cranbrook, BC, Garry of Cranbrook, BC, Dale (Missy) of Kimberley, BC, Lane (Cheryl) of Quesnel, BC, nineteen granchildren, twenty five great grandchildren and one great great grandson, one brother Cliff Phipps of Kimberley, one sister Lila Phipps of Regina, SK, and numerous nieces and nephews. Dorothy was predeceased by her loving husband, Henry Leeson in 1999 and one daughter Lila Brower-Berkhoven. Funeral service was held on Tuesday, April 27th, 2004 at 1:00 PM from the Pleasant Valley Funeral Home with Reverend Lane Leeson officiating. Cremation. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the PLEASANT VALLEY FUNERAL HOME. 250-542-4333.