Fukumoto, Nobue (Nancy), following a short stay at Bastion Place, passed away peacefully with her loving family at her side on February 3, 2009, at the age of 76 years.
Nancy was born in Port Essington, BC and relocated to Sandon, BC during WWII. Following their marriage, Mas and Nancy moved to Toronto where she gave birth to four children. They moved on to Calgary to work and raise their family. She spent the last two years in Salmon Arm caring for and loving her grandchildren.
Nancy was predeceased by her parents, three sisters and two brothers. She is survived by her husband, Mas; sons, Wayne (Sylvia), Bob (Judy) and Jeff (Diane); daughter, Christine (Dan) Thornton; and grandchildren, Jennifer, David, Adam, Laura, Brent, Emily and Richard.
A service for the immediate family will be held from Bowers Funeral Home on Saturday, February 14, 2008 with Jack Bowers officiating.
The family would like to thank the wonderful staff at Bastion Place for their loving care in her final days.
In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Nancy may be made to the Shuswap Hospital Foundation, Box 265, Salmon Arm, BC, V1E 4N3.
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Arrangements are in the care of Bowers Funeral Home and Crematorium, Salmon Arm.