MANDER, Olive Mary
Of Pitt Meadows passed away September 13, 2009 at age 67. She is survived by son Steven, daughter Marnie, companion and soul mate John Clarkson; grandson Gage and cousin Christine Jennings in Wales. She was predeceased by her cousin Leonard Readhead and lifelong friend Marion Hawryzki. Olive worked at Pitt Meadows Secondary School as a receptionist for 25 years as well for 2 years at Thomas Haney Secondary School when it first opened. The family would like to thank her many friends for all their love and support they showed Mom these last few years. Thank you also to Dr. Sommi for his care and compassion, the home health care nurses and physicians of the palliative care team that visited Mom in her home and McKenney Creek Hospice. A celebration of her life will be held on October 3rd 2009 in the Community Hall of Meadow Highlands Mobile Home Park 11892 Ponderosa Blvd. Pitt Meadows at 1:00pm. In lieu of flowers, donations to Operation Christmas Child (Samaritans Purse/Shoebox) or the B.C. Children’s Hospital would be appreciated.