Verna Jean Mort (nee Forbes)

Verna Jean Mort of Smithers was born in Port Alberni on Oct. 28, 1951. It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that we announce that Verna passed away peacefully on Nov. 20, 2003.

She is survived by her husband Larry, daughters Angie Hulford, Tammy (Gord) Renyard, Dawn (Umberto) Paniz, father Alexander (Sandy) Forbes, siblings Arlene (Sieg) Steinke, Barrie (Marilyn) Forbes, Muriel (Ed) Chenard, Jeanette (Ronald) Salsman, Trish (Wayne) Deforest and Sandy Forbes.

Verna is predeceased by her mother Evelyn Forbes, daughter Denise Wright and brother Percy Forbes.

“Nana” will be deeply missed by each of her grandchildren. Verna will also be missed by her many nieces and nephews and friends.

On angels wings er body soared, up from the earth for heaven more.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Verna’s name may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, Box 3776 Smithers, B.C. V0J2N0


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