June Margaret COOK

COOK, June Margaret

June 12, 1920 – March 27, 2012

Long time Chemainus resident, June Cook, passed away on March 27, 2012 at Stanford Place in Parksville, BC.

Predeceased by her loving husband, Harold (Hal), in 1996 and her beloved son, Kelly, in 2000. Survived by her daughter, Lynn Wickham, sister Marjorie (Robert) Passmore, nieces, nephews

and fi ve wonderful grandchildren. Kimberly, Cheryl, Ryan, Jesse (Amanda) and Kristen (Chris). Also, survived by daughter-inlaw Dayle and son-in-law Dan.

She married her husband Hal in 1945. They lived in Medicine Hat, Alberta for five years where their two children were born. They returned to Vancouver Island in 1951 to settle in Saltair and

then Chemainus in 1957. She worked as a steno/accountant for several companies, including the Victoria Lumber Company and Key Furniture, in Chemainus.

June was an avid golfer at Mt Brenton Golf Club, winning many awards. She loved gardening, at their home on Fuller Lake, making it a special place for family and friends to enjoy. She

especially loved the family and friend’s musical get-togethers, was a master at solving the New York Times crossword puzzles and supported her Canucks. She was a member of the United Church, Chemainus Hospital Auxiliary and Chemainus Senior Centre Society.

A celebration of Life will be held on April 14, 2012 at Mt. Brenton Golf Club from 1 – 4pm.

Flowers gratefully declined. Donations may be made to the BC Cancer Foundation or a charity of your choice.


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