(nee Plumridge, Kanester, Mattern)
Born in Port Arthur (Thunder Bay) Ontario on April 8, 1924.
Aileen lived for many years in Kamloops where she raised her three children. When her children were grown, Aileen then moved to Victoria and finally to Parksville to be closer to her daughters and their families.
Aileen passed away peacefully in the Nanaimo Regional General Hospital Palliative Care Unit on November 17, 2008 after a short illness.
She is going to be greatly missed by her husband of 30 years, James, her children Cindy (Hans Fehr) and Cheryl (Hal Lawrence), and her son Allen; her grandchildren Wesley, Daniel, Kellie, Michelle and Seann; and her great grandchildren Denny, Jacob and Corey. She will be missed and forever remembered, by those lives she touched as she travelled through life.
A service of remembrance will be held at
The Meadows Clubhouse, 120 N Finholm Street, Parksville, on November 29, 2008 from 2-4pm.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or Hospice Society. The family wishes to express their heartfelt gratitude to everyone that helped with her care over the last few weeks of her life.