Sylvia passed away peacefully at the Peter Lougheed Hospital in Calgary, Aberta, with her 3 children and sister by her side.
Sylvia was born in Invermere, B.C. but spent most of her life in Golden. Sylvia met & married the love of her life Dennis on December 9, 1967. Until his untimely death, they raised their family together. Todd Shawn Willisson was adopted by Dennis and later Sylvia & Dennis had two daughters of their own. Sherry Denise Stotz (Sheldon) Innisfail A.B., Kelly Louise Hamilton (Randy). Sylvia also had 1 more son, Robert Hanke (Tracy) of Marysville, B.C. Sylvia also got to know her 5 grandchildren, Kaitlyn Hanke, Vanessa Willisson, Dallas Willisson, Austin Willisson and Jocelyn Hamilton.
Sylvia was loved by many around town and has worked hard for what she has accomplished. She worked very hard at the Royal Canadian Legion Br. #122 and loved everyone there. Sylvia is survived by her 2 brothers Walter Atchison (Hazel) of Rocky Mt. House, A.B., Grant Atchison of Whitehorse, 3 sisters, VivianCarson (John) of Nanaimo,B.C., Caroline Atchison of Cranbrook, B.C. and Melody Nygren of Spillimacheen, B.C. and many nieces and nephews.
Donations either to Canadian Cancer Society, Arthritis Society or Royal Canadian Legion BR. #122