Alice Margaret (Peggy) Shane

Alice Margaret (Peggy) Shane

SHANE, Alice Margaret “Peggy” passed away peacefully at Durand Manor, Golden, BC on Sunday, July 14, 2013, two days shy of her 90th birthday.

Peggy was born at Drayton Valley, AB on July 16, 1923. She met her husband, Buster, during WW II. She worked on an assembly line placing landing gear on planes and he was a welder. They moved to the Golden area in 1957. She worked as a camp cook and a chambermaid at Mary’s Motel for many years until retiring at the age 65 years. She loved dancing, cooking, gardening and will be remembered for her witty sense of humour, her dedication to her family and the beautiful smile on her face.

Peggy was predeceased by her husband, Buster in 1975. She will be lovingly remembered by her two daughters, Biv (Bob) Jodouin of Golden and Laverne Moulton of Rocky Mountain House; son, Billy (Ann) Shane of Prince George; sister, Caroline Boles; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and one great-great-granddaughter.

A celebration of Peggy’s life was held from the chapel of Hindman Bowers Funeral Home on Saturday, July 20th at 2:00 pm. Interment followed in the Golden Community Cemetery.

If so desired, charitable donations in Peggy’s memory may be made to Durand Manor.

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Arrangements are in the care of Hindman/Bowers Funeral Home, Golden.

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