Sept. 11, 1957 – Nov. 15, 2012
With courage and humour Kate gave up her battle on November 15, 2012. Beloved daughter of Claire (deceased) and Sid Downing; stepmother Milly; cherished sister to Valerie, Sherri, Chico, and Monica; predeceased by brother David; wonderful Aunt to Aaron, Bob, and Kaitlyn; great Aunt to Lucas; loving Godmother to Sally; forever friend to Elizabeth Ruby; exceptional Momma to her faithful companion “Benny”.
Kate adored her friends and members from Coastal Community Credit Union. The love and support from her co-workers was valued always.
In lieu of flowers and in keeping with Kate’s wishes, donations may be made in her name to the BCSPCA.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, November 24 at 1463 Pilot Way, Nanoose Bay from 2-4pm.
Condolences and any memories can be shared with the family by visiting www.yatesfuneral.ca
YATES FUNERAL SERVICE & CREMATORIUM (250-248-5859) in care of arrangements.