(IZZY) Isabelle T. Willan (nee Parent)

“IZZY”

Isabelle T. Willan (nee Parent)

March 25, 1927 – May 30, 2013

Isabelle passed away peacefully on May 30, 2013 at the age of 86.

She is survived by daughters Bonnie (Jan) Koning, Patricia (Keith) Marshall, Lorraine ( Norman) Larson, stepdaughter Louise, daughter-in-law Carol and 13 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren.

Isabelle was predeceased by her stepson Lawrence and her husband Laurie Willan.

Isabelle was born in St. Boniface, Manitoba on March 25, 1927. She came to B.C. to nurse in the coastal villages in the north and later came to Wrinch Memorial Hospital in Hazelton. While living in Hazelton she met and married Lawrence Willan and had three daughters. Izzy gave up her career to raise her children and later in life became a cook, working in local restaurants and in several camps. She loved to go camping and fishing with “Laurie” and their friends. Mom was full of life and always had a story to tell. She will be greatly missed by those that knew and loved her. As per Mom’s request there will be no service.


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