1919 to 2011
Pat passed away on the morning of February 14th at The Gardens in Qualicum Beach.
Pat was born in Manchester England to Frank and Mary Collins. Pat came to BC as a war bride. She married her husband Ted in England, while he was serving in the Canadian Artillery and she as manageress of a NAFFI Canteen. They had two children and went on to make homes in Vancouver, Kamloops, Cultus Lake and Qualicum-Parksville. Over the years Pat became an avid gardener, bridge player and traveler.
Pat is predeceased by her husband Ted, son Dave, sister Monica and brother Jimmy. She is survived by her brother Dennis of Qualicum Beach and son Ted of Prince George, BC.
The family wishes to express its gratitude to the staff of The Gardens, with particular acknowledgement to Mo Williams, for the constant affection and care extended to Pat.