UYEDE, Peggy Shigeko
June 9, 1932 – January 6, 2016
Peggy was born in Steveston, BC and passed away in Hope, BC. She is survived by her daughter Wendy, brother Hiro (Gladys), sister Martha (Evy), numerous nieces and nephews and many loving members of the Uyede family. Predeceased by her husband of 50 years Hisakazu, sister Elaine, and parents Ikumatsua & Han Honda. Peggy grew up in Greenwood, BC, and attended business courses in Nelson, BC. She married “His” in March 1955 and they moved to Hope. Peggy worked at the Bank of Montreal, retiring in 1992. She was known for her love of baking, cross stitch and crafts, gardening, bowling and the occasional casino trip. When His became ill, she cared for him at home until his passing in 2005. For nearly 10 years Peggy fought cancer. She will be remembered for her strength, quiet manner and smile.
Special thanks to Dr Robert Winston, the Doctors and nurses at Abbotsford Cancer Center. Dr Razouki, nurses and staff at Fraser Canyon Hospital as well as Hope Home Health and Support nurses.
Kodin gratefully declined, if so desired, donations may be made in Peggy’s name to:
Memorial service to be announced at a later date.