April 11, 1955 – May 29, 2017
Bev passed away peacefully after a battle with cancer, in Abbotsford Regional Hospital, at the age of 62. She is survived by her partner of 15 years, Jim Praud, and his family members in British Columbia and Alberta. She is also survived by her sons David (Erin his wife) and Andy, and granddaughter Lexi. She also leaves to mourn brothers Doug (Janice his wife) and Dave, niece Kaylyn, nephew Mark (Britney his wife) ,and great nephew Logan. Bev was predeceased by father Harry, mother Bernice, and brother Bob. She was born in Kitchener, ON, lived in Camp Bordon for a few years and moved to Winnipeg in 1965. She spent many happy times and holidays vacationing in Ontario at the Dorscht cottage. She graduated from Tech Voc School in 1972. Bev met and married ex husband Rick in 1973. In 1974 her first son David was born and second son Andy was born in 1979. After her divorce she met Jim and moved to Chilliwack, British Columbia. The family thanks Jim for his devotion to Bev over the past 15 plus years right up to her final days. We would also like to thank the Oncology and emergency staff, and friends who visited her at the hospital in Abbotsford, B.C. Bev was cremated and laid to rest at Brookside Cemetery in Winnipeg on June 16th, 2017 at 2:30p.m. in a graveside ceremony for family and friends. If desired, donations can be made to the Cancer Society.