Mrs. Mary Victoria Wakefield, late of Abbotsford passed away on September 27, 2003 at the age of 100 years at Menno Hospital.
Auntie Vic is survived by a nephew and nieces, several grand nephews and grand nieces and dear friends Ann and Tony Everett.
She was predeceased by husband Einar (1967) and brother Fred (1966).
Auntie Vic was born in Washington State in 1903 and in 1913 moved to the Fraser Valley with her family. She travelled extensively throughout the world with her husband Einar and continued to travel after his death into her 80’s.
Vicky also loved to garden and was a gourmet cook. Dinner was an elegant affair, where proper dress was worn. Vicky had a great sense of humour and enjoyed her 100th birthday with letters from many dignitaries including Queen Elizabeth.
Graveside services will be held on Wednesday, October 1, 2003 at 11:00 a.m. at Hazelwood Cemetery.
HENDERSON’S FUNERAL HOME 604-854-5534