Elaine Marie Hirtle, age 69, of Parksville, BC passed gently through the veil on November 24, 2017 at home with her husband of 49 years by her side.
Elaine is survived by her husband, Bob Hirtle of Parksville BC, her son, Sean Hirtle, his wife, Pamela Loughton and their children, Reece (Rebecca) and Mackenzie (Stevie) of Stratford, ON. She will be missed by her extended family and friends throughout British Columbia.
Elaine graduated with an Associate degree in Graphic Art and Design from Kwantlen College and continued into her vocation as a graphic artist for ten years following her graduation.
Bob and Elaine retired to Parksville and she launched Mosaica Designs creating one-of-a-kind mosaic art.
Sean and Pamela wish to acknowledge Lynn Crouch of Greater Vancouver for her support of Elaine and Bob at the time of her death and the days following.
There will be no funeral service.
As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations can be made in her name to: ALS Society of Canada at www.als.ca.