Bev passed away peacefully March 7 at Bastion Place in Salmon Arm at the age of 84 years.
Bev was born in Vancouver, B.C. on December 20, 1928.
Bev moved to Salmon Arm in 1961 when her husband Gordon purchased the GM Dealership in town. She enjoyed her time volunteering with the Shuswap Lake Hospital Ladies Auxiliary and the Salmon Arm Art Gallery. Bev and Gordon spent many hours enjoying their boat on the Shuswap Lake and spending winters down in California.
Bev had the ability to see the humor in every situation, cracking jokes until the end.
Bev was predeceased by her husband Gordon in 1998 and her sister Joyce in March 2013 (2 days before her own passing). Survived by son and daughter-in-law, Stuart and Theresa. Daughter, Shelley. Grandchildren, Lauren and Derek Marshall.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of Bev may be made to Shuswap Hospital Foundation, Box 265, Salmon Arm, VIE 4N3, or to the charity of one’s choice.
There will be a tea held for Bev on March 23, 2013 at 2:00 pm in the Mountainside Room at Bowers Funeral Home, Salmon Arm
Funeral arrangements are in the care of Bower’s Funeral Home. Online condolences may be sent to Bev’s obituary at www.bowersfuneralservice.com.