Elsie Cathers

Elsie Cathers

Cathers, Elsie

Elsie Cathers passed away peacefully on Sept. 4, 2012 at Cairnsmore Place, Duncan BC.

Born Elsie Mayoh, Oct. 03, 1914, in Regina, Sask., Elsie grew up in northern Saskatchewan, moving to Ladysmith with her husband George, in 1945. She raised her four children in Saltair, remaining in her home until 2008.

Elsie is predeceased by her husband George in 1963, and by three brothers and two sisters. She is survived by one sister, Doris Redekopp, sons Dave (Bev) Cathers, and Ken (Inge) Cathers, daughters Marlene Cathers and Shirley Dow, ten grandchildren, and twenty-one great-grandchildren.

A memorial tea will be held at Sands Funeral Chapel, 187 Trunk Rd., Duncan on Tuesday, September 18 from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. Condolences may be shared online at




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