Mrs. Marion Kathleen Handley passed away at Mt. Cartier Court Extended Care, Revelstoke on Thursday, December 27, 2012 at the age of 84 years.
A Celebration of Life service was held from the chapel of Brandon Bowers Funeral Home, Revelstoke on Monday afternoon, December 31, 2012 with family and friends presiding.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the charity of one’s choice, in memory of Marion.
Marion was born in Vancouver, British Columbia on October 27, 1928, and had been a resident of Revelstoke for the past 62 years. She loved spending time with her family and was especially fond of cooking a good meal and decorating any cake for a special occasion.
Marion was predeceased by her parents, twin brother Norman, brother Phillip, grandson Shawn and son-in-law Frank Ryan. She is survived by her loving husband, Les of Revelstoke; five children: Dean (Sally) Handley of Sicamous, Brian (Judy) Handley of Cloverdale, Laurie Ryan of Mission, Denise (Wayne) Ormshaw of Revelstoke and Karen (Dave) Thompson of Lethbridge, Alberta; 16 grandchildren; 24 great grandchildren; siblings: Kurt Darnell of Richmond, Jack (Karen) Gotch of Surrey and Verna McKela of Abbotsford as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Messages of condolence may be sent to the family by visiting Marion’s obituary notice at www.brandonbowersfuneralhome.com.
Cremation arrangements were in the care of Brandon Bowers Funeral Home, Revelstoke