Y’vonne Burnett Husband
Passed away peacefully in Vernon, BC on December 14, 2008 in her 85th year. Survived and deeply mourned by her children Brooke (Ian Jeffrey), Christopher and Devon. Predeceased by her husband of 63 years, William (Bill) Husband, and her brother Van.
Born and raised in Saltcoats, Saskatchewan and Winnipeg, Y’vonne was a graduate of the University of Saskatchewan in Saskatoon, where she and Bill lived for many years. A champion curler and bridge player, Y’vonne was also active in Faculty Wives and the I.O.D.E. After she and Bill returned to his family home in Vernon on his retirement, she became a member of the Trefoil Guild and volunteered with the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
A memorial service will be held in Vernon in the spring of 2009.