(Mary) Lillian Nosworthy

NOSWORTHY, (Mary) Lillian (nee Squires)

Passed away peacefully August 25, 2003.

Born January 6, 1919 in Killarney, MB, Lil moved to Winnipeg in the late 1930’s and worked for the Canadian Wheat Board. She married George Nosworthy January 27, 1943, while he was serving in the Canadian Navy. They were happily married for 56 years. Lil and George retired to White Rock, BC in 1988 where they resided until George’s passing in January, 1999. Lil then move to Berwick on the Lake in Nanaimo to be closer to her children. She is survived by her children Reg Nosworthy, Susan (Chris) Lee, and Brian (Diane) Nosworthy; four grandchildren Marci (Cory) Robertson, Sandra Lee, Barbara (Nathan) Plett, Blaine Nosworthy, and four great grandchildren Joshua and Alex Robertson and Alana and Owen Plett.

Lil’s family would like to thank Dr. Paxie Vreede and all the wonderful staff at Berwick on the Lake who provided excellent comfort and support throughout the past six months.

A memorial tea was held at Berwick on the Lake on Thursday, August 28.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Lil’s name to the Canadian Cancer Society.