Vera McKenzie

September 19, 1919 – 0ctober 23, 2012

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our mother, grandmother, great and great great grandmother Vera Margaret May McKenzie on October 23, 2012.

Vera was predeceased by her parents Howard and Eva Thompson as well as her brothers Charlie, Lloyd and Elmer and sister Thelma Berglund, her first husband David Smith and second husband David McKenzie.

She is survived by her six children Eva Abraham (Temagami ON), Carol Smith (Belleville ON), Ronald (Bernice) Smith (Wardner BC), Richard (Marianne) Smith (Cranbrook BC), Barry (Jayne) McKenzie (Terrace BC) and Vivian (John) Raposo (Terrace BC), several grandchildren, great grandchildren, great great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

At this time our family would like to thank our mothers, caregivers over the last few years including Dr.Moolman, Clara, The Staff at Terraceview and McConnell Estates, BC Ambulance Attendants, The nurses and doctors at Mills Memorial Hospital especially the Emergency Department. The respect and care that you have shown our mother over the years was greatly appreciated and will not be forgotten.

As per our Mother’s request there will be no service held.


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