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June 22, 2005

Velma (Reenie) Laurine Whims passed away on June 22, 2005 at the age of 81 years after a long courageous battle with cancer. She was predeceased by her father Leonard Wood; mother Winifred Elizabeth Hargreves; brothers Albert and Ross; sisters Audrey and Marjorie. Reenie is survived by her loving family: husband Fredrick Whims; brother Robert (Dorothy) Wood; her daughter Susan; stepson Cameron; nephews John and Rob; nieces Beverly and Lynne. A Graveside Service was held Tuesday, June 28, 2005 at 2:00 p.m. at Mountainview Cemetery in Hope with Reverend Ken Wotherspoon officiating. In lieu of flowers, the family would like donations to be made to the BC Cancer Foundation in Velma's memory. Special thanks to Dr. Murakami, the nurses and staff at the Fraser Canyon Hospital and the Fraser Canyon Hospice Society. Mountainside Funeral Home was entrusted with the arrangements 604-869-8229

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