MAYERT: Jessie Olive born on September 16, 1920 passed away on February 9th, 2008 with her family by her side. Predeceased by husband Alexander and daughter Lavina. Jessie is survived by her children Neil (June), Denis (Sandy), Sharyn (Rick). Grandchildren Michelle (Jeff), Carrie, Tracy (Kevin), Tami, Gordie, Dale, Janet (Don), Sheldon (Coralee), Dallas (Davina), Great Grandchildren Nikki, Tori, Lane, Alexander.
Jessie was a long time volunteer with the Peace Arch Hospital Auxiliary.
A family celebration of Jessie’s life will take place at a later date in Summerland, B.C.
A heart of gold stopped beating
Hard working hands at rest,
God broke our hearts to prove to us,
He only takes the best
The leaves and flowers may wither
The golden sun may set
But the hearts that loved so dearly
Are the ones who won’t forget.