Vi passed away June 19, 2009. She was predeceased by her husband Hector in 1989. She is survived by her daughter Donnie (Kees) Groot, granddaughters Heather (Tony) Chapman, Robyn (Guy) Tonack, 4 great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. A celebration of life will be held at 2:45 on Tuesday, June 30, 2009 at the home of Donnie and Kees Groot: 935 Canso Rd. Gabriola Island.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Hector and Violet Richmond memorial fund, Port Theatre, Nanaimo.