Gerrand, Phyllis May
It is with sad hearts that we announce the passing of Phyllis May Gerrand on September 2, 2013 in Sidney, B.C. Surrounded by her family and friends, Phyllis peacefully joined husband Tom (d. 1979).
Survived by children Art (Lucy); David (Nelida); Chris (Judy); Tricia (Dale); grandchildren Dana, Chad, Janine, Sybil; great-grandchildren Ahren, Kaden and Keira, she is lovingly remembered for her generous spirit and devotion to family.
Phyllis was born in Birtle, Manitoba on May 23, 1920, eventually moving to B.C. with husband Tom to raise their family. She was an avid knitter, reader, gardener, lover of animals, and world traveller into her 80’s. She is also remembered for her years of church service.
A special thanks to Dr. Linda Wilson and the staff at Saanich Peninsula Hospital. A graveside service will be held Thursday, September 12, 2013 at Royal Oak Burial Park, 4673 Falaise Drive at 1 PM, followed by a tea at St. Michaels and All Angels Church Hall at 4733 West Saanich Road.