Jessie WELCH

WELCH, Jessie C. April 11, 1913 – July 29, 2006.

Much loved, Jessie will be missed by son Gary Norum and wife Regina, daughter Gloria and husband Richard (Mickey) Smith. Grandchildren Penny Ritchie, Roger Smith, and Jim, Keith and Katy Norum. Great grandchildren Marlo, Deanna, Jesse, Jermey, Sakae, Danny, and Mei.

From a family of 14, Jessie leaves behind sisters Marion Skolos (Abner), Kay Skolos (Chester), Doreen Godkin (Mike), and many nieces, nephews and friends.

Predeceased by husbands Albin M. Norum in 1977, and Charles B. Welch in 2001.

We are saddened by our loss but grateful and joyous for having had this wonderful lady in our lives for 93 years.

Much appreciation to the doctors and nurses at Campbell River Hospital, and many thanks to her caregivers at Sunshine Manor who have made her life fun and comfortable for the past 2 1/2 years. You are all angels.

Memorial service August 26th, 1-4 p.m. at Newlands Golf and Country Club in Langley. No flowers please, a donation to a favorite charity in Jessie’s name would be appreciated.