Lorna Bissell

Lorna Bissell

Lorna Bissell (aged 60yrs) passed away with her loving husband Al by her side on September 6, 2009, after battling breast cancer for five years, at Hospice House in Vernon.

Lovingly remembered by husband of 25 years, Al Bissell; children, Drew (wife Christine) and Stuart (wife Alison) and new grandchild Evan, mother Peggy and sister Heather (husband John).

Born in Montreal January 13, 1949. Educated in Montreal and Halifax. Lorna moved to Ontario in 1972 where she began a career as a florist. Eventually blossoming into a full career as a municipal politician of Brampton, Ontario for 18 yrs. With her Honesty, Vision, Dedication and Passion Lorna touched many lives.

Moving west together with Al in 2004, Lorna settled in Armstrong, BC and continued her political career as Spallumcheen Councillor .

A Memorial Service was held at St. Andrews Presbyterian Church, Thursday, September 10th at 2:00 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the North Okanagan Hospice Society.

Arrangements in the care of Personal Alternative Funeral Services, Armstrong, 250 546-7237.

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