Vera Florence Eckert (nee Routley) was born on October 2nd, 1922 at Biggar, Saskatchewan and was called Home to be with her Lord on May 25th, 2008 in Vernon, B.C. at the age of 85 years.
Vera will be lovingly remembered by her daughters,
Dianne Hayhurst, Dorothy (Ivan) Armstrong and Wendy (Victor) Antoine; twelve grandchildren, Kevin LaCroix, Bernadette (Glen) Eckert, Jacqueline (Brad) Newman, Travis (Wanda) Eckert, Lana Eckert, Tracy (Wayne) Hayhurst, Shawn (John) Ingham, Tammi (Len) Egely, Jason (Nicole) Armstrong, Lorraine (David) Marchand, Sharon Antoine and Michael Antoine; twenty-two great-grandchildren; two sisters, Gladys (Steve) Phare and Norma Enns; one brother, Harold (Joyce) Routley; numerous nieces, nephews and extended family. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Fred; two sons, Kenneth and Gordon; four brothers, Raymond, Albert, Roy and Ken; one daughter-in-law, Doreen Eckert and one son-in-law, Ernest Hayhurst. Vera was a very kind and caring lady who was always there for everyone. She will be dearly missed by her entire family and many friends.
Cremation preceded a Celebration Of Vera’s Life which will be held at the Pleasant Valley Church Of God, 6161-Pleasant Valley Road, on Saturday, May 31st, 2008 at 2:00 P.M. As an expression of sympathy, those who wish to do so may send donations in memory of Vera to the Alzheimer Society of B.C., #102-3402-27th Avenue, Vernon, B.C. V1T 1S1.
Funeral arrangements have been made with
BETHEL FUNERAL CHAPEL LTD.,
5605-27th Street, Vernon, B.C. V1T 8Z5 542-1187