Nov. 22, 1926 ~ July 29, 2009
Clem passed away peacefully in her home in Qualicum Beach.
Cherished as a mother by Michelle (Ken) Butts; Adrien (Christine) Goddu, daughter-in-law Georgina Vickers; as a grandma by Stacie (Brent), Renee (Derek), Brent, Shelly, Jared, Logan and great-grandma by Daz.
Survived by one sister Lise Perrault, as favorite “Auntie” by numerous nieces and nephews and Gaston Goddu.
Predeceased by Arthur (Mac) Vickers – 1992 and son Neil Vickers – 2004.
Clem was born into a large loving family in Ponteix, Sask. Graduating from Grey Nuns Hospital in Regina, Sask in 1948 she dedicated her life to being a healer. Marrying Gaston and becoming a farmer’s wife, she nursed and raised her family in Sask; spiced with winter travel ranging across the Western Provinces and Southern USA. Remarrying she left the prairies for Northern, BC in 1970, then retired to Vancouver Island in 1981.
She enjoyed her family, her dogs, reading, painting, playing scrabble, welcoming visitors and always, on call as a healer.
A Memorial Service was held on
August 5, 2009, Father Kobos officiating.