Marietta Emily (May) Lausman (nee Mervyn) was born on May 22nd, 1928 in Revelstoke, B.C., the only daughter born to Cyril and Doris Mervyn. She passed away on August 6th, 2015 in Noric House at the age of 87 years.

May will be lovingly remembered by her husband Herb, to whom she was married for 34 years; her four children, Anne (Larry), Rick, Judy (Scott) and John; eight grandchildren, Collette, Jodi, Shawn, Stefan, Jeramy, Josh, Darren and Courtenay; nine great-grandchildren, Kevan, Christopher, Brandon, Spencer, Daisy, Jalen, Natalia, Issiah and Ivor; numerous nieces, nephews and extended family members. She was preceded in death by two daughters, Kevin and Sharon; her parents, Doris and Cyril; and three brothers, Bill, Jack and Alexander Mervyn.

May was a member of the Rebekah Lodge in Revelstoke. In her younger years she enjoyed many activities including bowling, fishing and swimming and was a talented gymnast and skier.

Mom will be dearly missed by all of us who knew and loved her.

A private family Funeral Service will be held at Bethel Funeral Chapel. Interment will take place in the Mountain View Cemetery, Revelstoke, B.C. the following day where May will be laid to rest next to her parents.

We, May’s family, want to extend our deepest thanks and appreciation to the staff at Noric House for the wonderful care you gave to May while she was a resident there.

Funeral arrangements have been made with


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