Born November 6, 1922, Birmingham, England, Joan Edna Letitia Murphy, passed away peacefully September 20, 2003, at Shuswap Lake Hospital, Salmon Arm, B.C., at the age of eighty years. Joan was an English war bride who came to Canada in 1946. The things she loved most in life were her family, nature, animals and her nursing which she practiced for many years at Vancouver General Hospital. Survived by: son Mark (Marzieh) Murphy; daughters, Tish Murphy, Lynne (Stan) Parkinson and children Alexi and Brynn; Helen (Rick) Callaghan and children Tara (Les), Dennis (Adrienne), Cortnie, Jenilee, Tamara; four great-grandchildren, Trevor, Caitlyn, Gabriel, Ezra. Celebration of Life Service to be held 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, September 24, 2003, at St. Andrew’s United Church, Enderby, B.C., with the Rev. Ken Jones officiating. Cremation. Arrangements in the care of Mountain View Funeral Home 546-8294.

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