Patricia Jean Hammell passed away peacefully in Piccadilly Care in Salmon Arm on December 29, 2015 at the age of 89 years.
Born in Blackie, Alberta on May 30, 1926. Pat was well known in the Salmon Arm area, active with many community functions and was a long time cook and waitress at Jane’s place, having started with the original Co-op mall prior to becoming Piccadilly Mall.
She was predeceased by her son, Patrick William Hay in 1989, her husband, Doug Hammell in 2003.
Pat leaves her loving and dedicated family, daughter, Tonilynn (Gerald) Lemay of Enderby, grandsons, Lenard and Jeffrey Lemay; two sisters, Hazel McIntosh of Tacoma, Washington, Verneil Kennear of Salmon Arm; niece Diane (Cam) Gerow and children; nephews, Reg, Norman, Todd (Debbie) and children.
Following cremation the family will have a private family remembrance tribute.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the BC Heart & Stroke Foundation, 729 Victoria Street, Kamloops, BC V2C 2B5
The family express gratitude to all the staff at Piccadilly Care for taking such good care of Pat.
On line condolences may be sent to Pat’s obituary at www.bowersfuneralservice.com
Arrangements are in the care of Bowers Funeral Home and Crematorium, Salmon Arm.