Long time Enderby resident, Helen Jane Eileen De Maid passed away peacefully at Vernon Jubilee Hospital on Wednesday, August 19, 2009. Aged 84 years. Predeceased by husband William in 1995 and one brother William, Eileen will be lovingly remembered by daughter Nancy Kaye of Prince George; sons Thomas (Robin) of Ft. St. John and William (Sheila) of Armstrong; grandchildren Steven and Susan Koskimaki, Thomas, Sarah, Sydney, William, Jaime and Brittany De Maid; several great grandchildren, extended family and many friends. Eileen had lived in Enderby for over fifty years. She was a Veteran of WWII, a member of the Royal Canadian Legion and also the Enderby Seniors Complex. Eileen and her husband William had owned a greenhouse and her yard was a showplace, winning many beautiful garden awards over the years. Eileen was outgoing, loved bingo and getting together with the “Lunch Bunch” each week. She was a loving mother, grandmother and friend. A Funeral Service will be held 1:00 p.m., Monday, August 24, 2009, at St. Andrews United Church, Enderby. Interment in family plot of Cliffside Cemetery. Reverend Bari Castle officiating. Following the interment a tea will be held at the Seniors Complex, Enderby. Memorial donations may be made to Enderby & District Senior Citizen Society. Condolence messages may me emailed to the family at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Arrangements in the care of Personal Alternative Funeral Services, Armstrong. 250 546-7237.