Charlotte Isabelle (Bates) Stephenson

Born December 18, 1918 in Gilbert Plains, Manitoba, passed away October 7, 2006.

Charlotte spent her early years in Porcupine Plain, Saskatchewan.

She moved to BC in the early 1940’s,became a long time resident of Surrey, and moved to White Rock in 1973.

Predeceased by her husband of 50 years Lester Alvin Stephenson in April 1990, and sisters Evelyn, Margaret, Mabel, brothers Wes, Bill, John, and Jim. Survived by one sister Clara Gardiner of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan and many nieces and nephews.

Lovingly remembered by her children,Merritt (Diane), Kathleen (Ralph) Turner, Helen (Dave) Smith, Sheila Stephenson, Graeme (Roxanne); Her grandchildren, Carolyn (Matthew), Wayne (Verna), Lisa (Enrique), Lara (Jon), Ben, Jeffrey, Julie, Brian, Erin (Pierre), Jaime (Shayne) Her great-grandchildren, Michael, Zackariah, Cayleb, Montana,Layne.

Charlotte worked many years for the Peace Arch Hospital Auxiliary,and was made a lifetime honorary member in June 2000.

No funeral by request.

Memorial donations may be made to the Peace Arch Hospital Foundation.