Isabel Spence

Isabel Spence

Isabel Spence passed away suddenly at St. Paul’s Hospital, Vancouver, BC on Sunday, January 13, 2013 at the age of 82 years.

Isabel was born on July 21, 1930 in Revelstoke, BC. She lived in Revelstoke for many years before moving to Vancouver. Isabel had lived in Salmon Arm for the past 22 years. Isabel had a passion for flower gardening and fishing. She was a great lover of animals of all kinds and enjoyed feeding the wild birds. She loved to cook and bake for her family.

Isabel will be lovingly remembered by her husband of 59 years, Ralph; children, Rod (Marcella) of Revelstoke, Barbara (Dan) Boltwood of Revelstoke, Robert of Vancouver and Debbie (Glenn) Parke of Salmon Arm; six grandchildren and four great grandchildren. Also surviving are brother, Ronald Frank and sister, Nora Friesen. She was predeceased by her brother, Wilfred Frank.

Isabel’s kind, generous nature and heart warming smile will be dearly missed by all who knew her.

A service of remembrance was held from the Shuswap Community Church, Salmon Arm, BC on Saturday, January 19th at 2:00 pm. with Pastor Ben Hall officiating.

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

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