PATRICIA ANDREASSON passed away peacefully in the Bulkley Lodge, in Smithers, on Tuesday, July 22nd with her husband by her side.
Pat was born on July 7, 1951 in Victoria, B.C. and arrived in the Bulkley Valley in 1963 with her family. She met her husband Tom in 1972 and they were married in 1977. Pat worked in the financial world, finishing her career at the Scotia Bank in Smithers in 2004. She was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s in the fall of 2008 and spent the last year and a half in the Bulkley Lodge.
Pat is survived by her loving husband Tom ‘Swede’ Andreasson and her son Geoff (Jody) Carrow granddaughters Ruby Marie and Sophie Patricia Carrow; her father Harold Dutch; brothers Jim and Bill Dutch; and sister Judy Griffin.
To the staff and management of the Bulkley Lodge “Thank you for the incredible good care you gave to my dear wife Patricia during her time at the Bulkley Lodge. It was more than I could have ever expected.”
A Celebration of Life for Pat will be held at the Telkwa Community Hall on August 5th at 2:00 p.m. Refreshments will be served at the Hall. In lieu of flowers please make a donation to the Alzheimers Society of B.C.
R.A. Schrader Funeral Services