Shirley Margaret Wakefield was suddenly taken from us in a motor vehicle accident on Thursday, September 4, 2014 at the age of 73 years.
Shirley was born to Leslie and Clarabelle Johnston of Quick, BC on August 9, 1941. She loved to play cards, go camping, bowling and later in life, she especially loved to travel with her sister Alma. They travelled together every chance they could and enjoyed every minute of it.
Shirley is survived by her four children, David (Mariam), Marg (Tom), Jack (Garth), Burton (Tara); six grandchildren, Scott, Selina (Jesse), Erin, Josh, Tyler, Bailey; two great grandchildren, Owen and Riley; three brothers, Ken (Margaret), Ray (Lorraine) and Tom. She was predeceased by her parents Leslie and Clarabelle; her husband of 52 years, Gordon Wakefield, and her grandchild Deavon Wakefield.
A Celebration of Life tea was held for Shirley and her sister Alma Wert on Friday, September 12th in the Roche View Lodge in New Hazelton, BC.
Shirley will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her.
R.A. Schrader Funeral Services