Bernadette ‘Marie’ Cameron

Bernadette 'Marie' Cameron

Bernadette ‘Marie’ Cameron passed away at Bastion Place, Salmon Arm, BC with her family at her side on Wednesday, February 25, 2015, at the age of 55 years.

Marie was born in Port Perry, Ontario on August 25, 1959 and had resided in the Salmon Arm and Tappen area for the past 22 years. Marie had worked at Blackburn Excavating in Salmon Arm, BC for the past 15 years. Prior to that was Western Star Trucks in Kelowna, BC and Zurich Insurance in Calgary AB. She was a very hard worker and put her all into everything she did. She was the best cook, seamstress, mother, and friend you’ll ever meet. She loved the outdoors and was a warm breath of life to all that knew her and to all that crossed her path. Friendships were very important to Marie, however family always came first. She will be dearly missed by all.

Marie will be lovingly remembered by her husband of 33 years, Bob; three children, Glenn (Heather Schwartzenhaur), Corinne (Jason) Durham and Michelle (Alex) Thomas; grandchildren, Jessica, Cali and Leena Durham; mother, Doreen Cameron;

siblings, John Spencer, Roseanne Cameron, Laurie Finlay, Lynn Shaw, and Suzette Simoneau; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held from the chapel of Bowers Funeral Home, Salmon Arm on Saturday, March 7th at 11:00 am with Pastor Jack Kappes officiating. If so desired, contributions in memory of Marie may be made to the Cancer Society.

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Arrangements are in the care of Bowers Funeral Home and Crematorium, Salmon Arm.

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