VINNELL, Isabelle Lee (Hallen) – born Otober 15, 1919 in Rosetown, Saskatchewan passed away peacefully but unexpectedly July 18, 2006 in Langley Memorial Hospital.
She is survived by her loving family: daughter Anne McPartlin; sons James and Brian as well as 6 grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren; sisters Phyllis, Betty, Maisie; brother Richard and Don and other family and friends.
Predeceased by her husband Sidney; brother Tommy and sisters Nolie, Margaret and Pat.
Isabelle and sid spent their early lives as Manitoba grain farmers and raised their three children in the town of Franklin. In the early 60’s, they retired from farming and along with daughter Anne and son Brian moved to Vancouver to be closer to son James. In ’76 they moved to Ft. Langley with James.
Sidney passed away unexpectedly in 1985 and for the next 16 years she was caed for and looked after by her children.
In 2001 Isabelle moved to Langley Lodge were she resided until her final days.
Isabelle will be sadly missed by her many family members and friends and will be remembered as the mother, sister and friend who was always willing to give a great deal more than her share so others could live a better life.
A funeral service will be held Tuesday, July 15 at 1:00 p.m. at Henderson’s Funeral home, 20786 Fraser Highway, Langley with an opportunity for visitation 1 hour prior to the service. Burial will follow at Ft. Langley Cemetery.