MERRYFIELD, Christine Alice. Born April 29, 1920 in Lumsden, SK. Passed away July 1, 2014 at St. Michael’s Hospice in Burnaby, BC. She leaves to mourn: her daughters Marilyn Ellis (Butch) of Biggar, SK and Cheryl Collison (Harlan) of Whitehorse, YT and her daughter-in-law Jean Merryfield of North Vancouver. Her 8 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren, and 4 great-great grandchildren. Also surviving are all her siblings: brother David (Beatty) Cutler, Victoria BC and sisters Joyce Martin, Biggar, SK and Phyllis Lange, Seattle, WA. Her sister-in-law Arla Anderson, Saskatoon, SK, and brothers-in-law Gordon Merryfield (Vicky), Watrous, SK and Earl Merryfield, Edmonton, AB, plus numerous nieces and nephews. She will also be missed by her Saskatoon City Hospital nurses alumni, her United Church family and her many friends from 40 years residence in White Rock plus her residence at the Mulberry Parc in Burnaby, BC. She was predeceased by her husband Bud, her son Stewart, and her parents Edwin and Florence Cutler.
A celebration of Christine’s life will be held on Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 2 p.m. at First United Church, 15385 Semiahmoo Avenue, White Rock, BC V4B 1T6. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to St. Michael’s Hospice, 7451 Sussex Avenue, Burnaby, BC V5J 5C2 or to a charity of your choice. Condolences can be made at: