Patricia E. (Kelly) Young
Born in Saskatchewan May 24, 1924 – passed away July 6, 2014 in Hope, BC.
Predeceased by husband Stuart Young. Survived by her nephew (Michael), nieces (Rianne and Colleen) and their children. Kelly was a lovely, charismatic woman with a beautiful smile that touched the hearts of all who knew her. Kelly and husband Stuart moved to BC in the 1980s moving from Vancouver to Abbotsford and eventually settling into an idyllic A-frame home on Silver Creek outside of Hope, BC.
Kelly’s working career spanned 15 years as a writer for the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Canada, providing material for fundraising, informative articles and reports related to the efforts of the foundation. Privately, she was a gifted writer of poetry.
Her later years were spent in the Fraser-Hope Lodge where she received excellent care from the staff and doctors who attended her – in particular Dr. Vera Nyirenda. Funeral service was held at Our Lady of Good Hope Catholic Church at Hope, BC on Saturday, July 19, 2014 and ashes have been interred at Our Lady of Good Hope Catholic Cemetery.