Kathleen Claire Tombe

Tombe, Kathleen Claire

Born December 22,1937; died August 22, 2006.

Quietly on August 22, 2006 our beloved wife and Mother Kathy passed away peacefully after a courageous battle with Cancer at the age of 68 years.  After 48 years of loyal service she had become a lifetime member of Beta Sigma Phi and will be missed by all her fellow sisters. She is survived by her Husband Gordon of 49 Years, 3 Daughters Teresa, Eileen and Jacquie, Son In Laws Erwin, Chris, Don and Gord, 6 Grandchildren Roselyn, Jennifer, Dean, Shane, Adam and Katie, With an additional 3 Step Grandsons Matt, Russell, and Mark,  1 Great Step Granddaughter Makala, and 2 Great Step Grandsons Brandon and Isaac, 1 Brother Norman Cull and his wife Joyce and son Sean.  Kathy will be sadly missed by many additional family members and friends. 

A special Thank you to the Staff and Doctors of Nanaimo General Hospital as well as the Staff and Doctors of Nanaimo Palliative Care who made her comfortable in her last days.

Friends are invited to attend a Celebration of Kathy’s Life on Saturday September 9th, 2006  Yates Funeral Home at 1000 Allsbrook Road, Parksville BC V9P 2A9. Time 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.

In lieu of flowers the family formally requests that donations be made to the Cancer Research Centre.


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