Wanda M. Gordon
1943 – September 18, 2017
Wanda, born in 1943, in Lytham St. Anne’s England, a long time resident of Chilliwack BC, passed away peacefully on September 18, 2017 at Cascade Lodge after a long struggle with dementia.
Wanda was an experienced nurse and esteemed nursing leader. Her career started as a Psychiatric Nurse at Riverview. She then earned her R.N. at BCIT, a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and a Master of Arts degree from UBC.
Wanda worked at Coqualeetza Hospital, Chilliwack General, MSA Hospital and the University of the Fraser Valley, where she taught and led the Health programs until her retirement.
Wanda is survived by her loving husband Bob Gordon; brothers and sister, Peter (Claudette), Helena (Jim), Paul (Joan) and Richard (Kath) along with sisters-in-law Ann (Peter), Cathy (Bob), Susan (Chris) and many nieces and nephews, close friends as well as cousins in Australia and California plus her spoiled cat Sophie.
The family would like to express our appreciation to Dr. Scott Markey and all the staff at Cascade Lodge for their excellent care.
A gathering to remember and celebrate Wanda’s life will take place on Thursday, October 12, 2017 from 1:30 to 4:30 at the Best Western – Rainbow Country Inn, 43971 Industrial Way, Chilliwack BC.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the Alzheimer Society of BC.
Online condolences may be offered at www.woodlawn-mtcheam.ca.
€Woodlawn Mt. Cheam Funeral Home, Chilliwack, BC. (604)793-4555.
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