Dorothy Patricia FURNISSMarch 4, 1934 ~ December 28, 2017 (age 83)
It is with heavy hearts that we announce Patricia’s passing on December 28th. After a lengthy battle with Alzheimer’s, she left us peacefully surrounded by her loving family at her residence at the Nanaimo Senior’s Village.
Patricia is survived by her husband of 57 years, George; daughter, Heather (Steve) of Kelowna, BC and son, Geoff (Judy) of Yellowknife; granddaughters, Nicole (Wade), Natasha, Alysia (Mike), Kea, Gillian, and Lacey’ great grandson, Tristan, Andru, Lawson, and Tyrell. She was predeceased by her parents, Jenny and Lance Perrett; 2 brothers, and 3 sisters.
After retiring from the Squamish RCMP, Patricia relocated to Parksville. Patricia was a loving, thoughtful, passionate person. She will be deeply missed by her family and friends.
A Celebration of Life will be held for Patricia at 2:00 pm on Saturday, March 3, 2018 at the Craig Bay Estate Clubhouse in Parksville. In lieu of flowers, please consider honouring Patricia’s memory by making a donation in her name to the Alzheimer’s Society of BC, 300 – 828 West 8th Avenue, Vancouver, BC V5Z 1E2