Blanche Theresa HALES

Passed away peacefully at

Nanaimo Hospital on December 5, 2008.

Blanche was predeceased by her husband James, December 1994.

She is survived by son Bruce, daughter Nancy and many other relatives and friends. Blanche led a quiet life, up to recently a healthy life. She enjoyed nature, playing bingo and reading.

A Funeral Service will be held at Yates Funeral Home

on Saturday, Jan. 17, 2009 at 2:00 pm.

A visitation will be held before the

service at 12:00 noon.

The family would like to thank Dr. Iqnabosa and

Dr. VanderGoes and the staff at Nanaimo Hospital.

Donations in lieu of flowers to Canadian Diabetic Association.