BRATTON: Brenda Anita – born July 17, 1943 in Penticton, B.C. passed away with amazing strength on March 3, 2005 at 7:17 a.m., surrounded by her family, after a long courageous battle with cancer. She is survived by the love of her life her husband, Red (Elbert) Bratton, her daughters Michelle (Steve) Demke of Surrey, Kelly (William) Delaney of Arena, WI, 8 grandchildren, Kristle, Megan, Hayley, Kole, Quinton, Alyssa, Devon and Jesse. Brothers-in-law Walter (Anne) of Cluculz Lake, Harley of McBride, Glen (Judy) of Penticton, Ivan of Prince George. Sisters-in-law Lorraine (Richard) of Prince George, Fay (Larry) of Kelowna. Many wonderful nieces, Joanna, Melanie, Sherry, Kathi, Merina, DeeDee, many other special great nieces and great nephews and cousins. Her best and eternal friend Helen (Pete) Theurer of Salmon Arm. She was predeceased by her parents Frank and Helen Gillingham, 2 brothers Warner Gillingham,
Barry Gillingham and her cheeky dog
Jo-Jo. A memorial in celebration of Brenda’s life will be held on Tuesday, March 8, 2005 at 11a.m. at South Langley MB Church, 20098 22nd Ave., Langley.
In lieu of flowers please make donations to Canadian Cancer Society, 565 West 10th Ave., Vancouver, B.C. V5Z 4J4.
Thank you to all of those that helped out with Brenda’s care and for giving so much to the family.