Born Motherwell, Scotland, died Ladysmith General Hospital January 1, 2003 after a lengthy struggle with pulmonary fibrosis and a brief battle with lung cancer. School chum, teenage best friend and wife and companion since 1937 of John Saqui, Ladysmith. Loving mother of Allan, Calgary, Marion Lockwood husband Brian of Ladner, Douglas, wife Maryann of Victoria. Devoted grandmother of Hilary VanderVelde of Ladner, Colin Lockwood wife Erika of Mission, Michelle Saqui of Victoria and Glenn Saqui of Victoria. Proud great grandmother of Logan VanderVelde, Teran Lockwood and ten-day old Jocelyn.
A loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother mourned by us all. Rest in peace, dearest, we shall meet again. Memorial tea to be announced later. No flowers; however, donations may be made to B.C. Cancer Research or B.C. Heart and Lung. Special thanks from the family to the ladies of the Palliative Care Programme and to Pat, Paddy and Rhea of Coronation Mall Rexall Drugs.