July 16th, 1933 -April 12th, 2016
With deepest sorrow we announce the passing of our Mom / Grandma, Elaine Clarke on April 12th, 2016 at Nanaimo Regional Hospital.
Predeceased by her parents Isadore – 1973, Elizabeth Defrane -1979, Brothers Albert & William Defrane – 2011, Sisters Doreen Rickerby – 1990, and Laverne Scott – 2011.
Survived by her husband Ernest Clarke, and children David Clarke (Muriel), Linda Lofstrom (Earl), nine grandchildren, one great grandchild, 3 nieces and 3 nephews.
Elaine was a lifetime resident of Ladysmith and the Owner operator of Lil’s Flower Shop in the early to mid- 1970, a past member of the Ladysmith Eagles.
A Celebration of Life Service will take place at the Cedar Community Hall, Cedar Road on July 9th, 2016 from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. Cremation
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