Simone Melanie BUCHANAN

BUCHANAN, Simone Melanie

-Nee: Schockaert 81 years young, died

peacefully on May 2, 2006. She lost her battle with cancer, which was

mercifully brief. Simone leaves behind her long time partner of 15 years

G. Stanley Wallace. Loving Mother to Rita, James, Michael Grandmother to Matthew, Melanie, Philip, Marilyn, Kira, Mary Krystelle, Samantha, Andrew and Great Grandmother to Alexa and

Nicole. She was born in Gent Belgium

and immigrated to Canada in 1945 as a war bride marrying Pte. Arthur

Weldon Buchanan, Northshore

Regiment, who predeceased her in 1981. Spending most of her working life in Montreal with Hadassah Wizo Organization of Canada and retired to BC in 1989. She will be missed by all those who knew her and loved her. As per her wishes there will be no service with a private family service to be held later. The family wishes to thank the Doctors, nurses and staff at Nanaimo General Palliative Care Unit. In lieu of flowers please make donations to the Nanaimo General Palliative Care Unit. 104725