Mrs. Vera (Vicki) Hamilton passed away peacefully in her home on December 7th, 2012 at the age of 86 years. A memorial service was held from St. Andrews United Church on December 15th with Pastor Terry Martin officiating, internment was at the Golden Cemetery.
Vicki was born in Olds, Alberta on May 26th, 1926. She was a resident of the Golden area for 52 yesrs. Vicki was an avid and good golfer who had 3 hole in one’s, she bowled for many years, and spent many afternoons playing bingo and crib at the Senior’s Centre. She also enjoyed joining her friends at the Golden Bakery for coffee. She loved to travel with her friends and family. Vicki was a member of the Royal Purple for many years.
Her family will remember her as a loving, patient, caring person who always had time for all of us. Vicki was predeceased by her parents Roy Lee and Mary Etta Bliss, her sister Lois, her brothers Gilbert, Delbert, Rae, Dwight, Verle and Gordon and her husband Bill in 1983 and Grandson Todd William Hamilton. She is survived by 6 children, Janice (Maurice) Dusseault of Golden, Jack (Terry)from Prince George, Doug (Gloria) from Calgary, Andy, from Fort MacMurray, Ken (Marianne) from Golden and Patricia (Phillip) Colonna, from Golden, 15 grandchildren, Tanya, Theresa, Nicole, Toni Lynn, Dale, Tim, Kim, Lee, Lyndsey, Megan, Allyson, Kourtney, Ashley, Carla, Katy, and 21 great grandchildren, Saxon, Stein, and Soren Kuhle, Erin and Simon Reid, Gillian and Bridget Ashworth, Samantha, Kelson and McKenzie Tomlinson, Ty and Mason Hamilton, Tanner and Corbin Moulton, Sophia and Ava Hamilton, Brayden and Roxy Ricard, Dakota, Dylan and Kayden Downer and one sister, Dorothy Nelson of Rocky Mountain House, Alberta.
Memorial donations may be sent to the Golden Senior’s Centre at Box 2084, Golden, BC.
Arrangements were in care of HIndman Bowers Funeral Home, Golden.