Violet (Vi) A. DAWES

Violet (Vi) A. passed into the presence of her Lord on February 3, 2007 at the age of 86 years. She was predeceased by her ­parents, brothers L.H. Dawes, W.M. Dawes, sister Margaret Dawes, and most recently, her sister-in-law Eunice Dawes in December, 2006. Vi is survived by her sister-in-law Pauline Dawes, by 7 nephews, 3 nieces, 27 great nephews and nieces and 20 great great ­nephews and nieces.

A celebration of her life will be held on Saturday, February 10 at 2:30 p.m. in the chapel of Woodlawn Funeral Home, 2310 Clearbrook Rd, Abbotsford. She will be interred in the Maclure Road cemetery prior to the service; the funeral procession to the cemetery will leave from Woodlawn Funeral Home at 12:30 p.m.

Special thanks to the staff at Bevan Lodge for care and for the family and friends who visit­ed her. In lieu of flowers, donations made in her memory to the Haven Ministries, P.O. Box 6800, Vancouver, BC V6B 4C9 would be appreciated.

Woodlawn Funeral Home