BEUERLEIN, Etta “Louise” passed away peacefully on December 12, 2010 at the age of 80.
Survived by her loving husband Frank, her son Brian (Lynn) Beuerlein of Delta, BC; daughter Leslie (Larry) Clark of Prince George, BC; daughter Elizabeth Beuerlein of Vernon; daughter Roberta Beuerlein (Lonny Ellwyn) of Langley, BC; brother George (Jackie) Shepherd of Vernon, BC.
Born in Calgary, AB, Louise grew up in Calgary, where she met her husband Frank, to whom she had been married to for 57 years.
She was a proud grandma to seven grandchildren: Alexandra, Brendan, Brittany, David, Kelsey, Kristine, & Scott.
Louise raised her family in the beautiful mountain town of Field, BC in Yoho National Park. She ran a grocery store with her husband in Field for several years. They retired to Vernon in 1984, and have enjoyed the retirement years in the sunny Okanagan.
The family would like to give special thanks to the wonderful staff at Noric House and Dr. C. Cunningham for the excellent care mom received.
A funeral service will be held at Pleasant Valley Funeral Home on Monday, December 20, 2010 at 1:00 pm.
Donations in memory of Etta Louise may be made to the Alzheimer Society of BC (102-3402-27th Avenue, Vernon, BC V1T 1S1).