Joan Passed away on December 11, 2016 at the age of 90. Joan is survived by her three children, Rick (Mary), Anne and Lesley, and by her six grandchildren Kevin (Kelly), Stephanie, Aaron, Brianne, Kelsey (Joel) and Connor, and also three great grandchildren. She was predeceased by her beloved husband Barry in 2011. Joan was born in Newcastle, England, where she became a registered nurse, emigrating to Canada in 1951. She met her husband in Powell River where they married and raised their three children before moving to Richmond and retiring to Abbotsford. Joan loved her family above all else and was happiest when they were with her. She was devoted to her husband of 58 years and had many fond memories of their travels together. She will now be with him for eternity, rest in peace.