Irene Bernice MURPHY

MURPHY ~ Irene Bernice (nee Connolly)

Passed away peacefully February 25, 2006. Born June 5, 1922 in New Westminster, B.C., she grew up in Port Hammond and spent most of her life in Maple Ridge.

She is survived by her son Brian Lawler, New Westminster, her daughter Janice (Harold) Klassen, her grandsons Steve and Dean (Amy) Klassen, Maple Ridge, her brother, Butch Connolly and his family, Ken (Deane) Connolly, Susie (John) Laity, and Terry Connolly of Maple Ridge, and her sister-in-law, Virginia Horn of Sidney, B.C. and her family.

Irene is also survived by her extended family: Pat (Al) Kemp, Logan Lake, B.C. and granddaughters, Terri, Tracey, Shelley & great grand daughter, Tasia; Charlene (Tom) Morgan and grandsons Aaron & Ryley of Surrey, B.C.

Cremation. A gathering of family and friends will take place at Fraserview Village Community Centre at 22538 116 Ave., Maple Ridge (corner of 116 Ave. & 227 St., just off the Haney By Pass) at 1:00 p.m. on Friday March 10, 2006.

Our family would like to express their gratitude for the wonderful care Mom received from the staff of 3 West & 2 West at Ridge Meadows Hospital.

In lieu of flowers, if friends wish,donations can be made to Ridge Meadows Hospital Foundation in Irene’s memory.