Georgina BLACK

BLACK (Lamb), Georgina

Jan. 31, 1929 – June 27, 2013

Georgina (Georgie) passed away suddenly with her family at her side at Fraser Canyon Hospital. She was born in Winnipeg, Man. Georgina and Gib Lamb married in 1947 in Moose Jaw, Sask. In 1950 they moved to Vancouver and then to Boston Bar around 1956 where they raised their 4 children. Most of her working years were spent as a bookkeeper. She was instrumental in the formation of the NDP party in the Fraser Canyon and as a volunteer for the ambulance. Georgie was pre-deceased by her husband Gib Lamb and son Rick.

Georgie and John Black were together for 28 years and were married at the family farm. They loved to spend their winters in Mexico. Her passions were reading, newspaper crosswords, knitting, gardening and playing with her beloved cat Frankie. She will be sorely missed by loving husband John, son Dave (Donna), daughters Sharon (Marty), Babs (Syd), Sharon (Gino) Cheryl (Mike) and Brian Black. Georgie was so proud of all her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren and loved them all so much. Grandchildren: Marty Lundy (Josee), Steven Lundy (Laura), Rick Lamb (Tina), Sharon Pronk (Matt), Che Lamb (Ella), Daniel Hambly (Yvonne), Amy Lamb (Richard), Desi MacNaughton (Kyle), Sierra Lowen, Tony Lowen, Levi Bronswyk, Curtis Bronswyk. Great Grandchildren: Tyler & Brett Pronk; Jadeanna, Dryden, Hannah and Ashtyn Hambly; Gavin, Abbey and Owen Lamb; Camille Lamb; Annabella Lundy; Jenner MacNaughton. A Celebration of Life will be held at the Boston Bar Community Hall on Saturday, July 6, 2013 at 11:30 am.