Joan Margaret Sparks
Born February 9, 1918 in Edmonton, AB, passed away peacefully on April 28, 2006 in Terraceview Lodge, knowing her four children were with her.
Joan is predeceased by her husband Ronald on March 7.1975, her sister Gwen in October of 2002 and her cousin Norah in November 2005.
She is survived by: Three sons and one daughter: Joe (Gloria) of
Seattle WA, Walter (Faye) of Terrace, Donald (Alaine) of Terrace,
Nancy of Prince Rupert. Seven Grandchildren: David (Maryse) Sparks of Seattle WA, Shannon (Mike) Shannon of Spokane WA, Ronald (Leanne) Sparks of Terrace, Karalea (David) Lamke of Terrace, Chrystal (Rob) Holmberg of Terrace, Angela (Kevin) Letniak of Consort AB,Randi Sparks of Dawson Creek. Seven Great Grandchildren: Andrea Sparks of Terrace, Jordan Sparks of Terrace, Jamie Sparks of Terrace, Sophia Shannon of Spokane WA, Serena, Shannon of Spokane WA, William Sparks of Seattle WA, Jaren Letniak of Consort AB. Two Sisters: Nancy (Bill)
Hadley of Salmon Arm, Louise MacLean of Valemount. As well as numerous Nephews and Nieces and a great number of friends.
A long time and active member of the community Mom will be greatly missed by many. Thank you for your respect, compassion, thoughts and prayers for both Mom and her family.
Memorial Service was held at at Knox United Church, her place of worship for 56 years, on Thursday May 4, 2006 at 1pm.
In lieu of flowers donations to the Heart and Stroke Fund or a charity of your choice will be greatly appreciated by the family.