Nancy KERR

KERR, Nancy Leanne (Nesbitt). Of White Rock, BC passed away peacefully at Peace Arch Hospital on October 31, 2011 following a long battle with breast cancer. Nancy was 58 years old. Born in Regina, Saskatchewan to Doreen and Rick Nesbitt, she grew up in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Following graduation from Westwood Collegiate in Winnipeg, she moved to Vancouver and began a career flying with Pacific Western Airlines. After raising her family Nancy returned to work at Morgan Creek Golf course and enjoyed many years there. Her biggest joy in life was being a mother. She is survived by her husband Norman Kerr, her son Keith Svenkeson (Kristina), son Scott Svenkeson (Kristin), sister Mary Lou Jennings (Dean), a large extended family, and her beloved cat Nipper. A Celebration of Life will be held 1 PM, Sunday, November 6th at Morgan Creek Golf Course, 3500 Morgan Creek Way, Surrey, BC. Donations in Nancy’s memory can be made to White Rock Hospice, 15510 Russell Ave, White Rock, BC, V4B 2R3 or Peace Arch Hospital Foundation, 15521 Russell Ave, White Rock, BC, V4B 2R4. The family would like to thank all those friends and community members who supported Nancy and her family through this journey. We are grateful for the medical care she received from Dr. Kason, Dr. Shukin and the doctors and staff at BC Cancer Center. We would especially like to thank Morgan Creek Golf Course for their support and friendship over these past years. You have been truly amazing.

End of the Day

When I come to the end of the day, and the sun has set for me, I want no rites in a gloom filled room, why cry for a soul set free? Miss me a little, but not too long and not with your head bowed low, remember the love we once shared. Miss me but let me go.

For this is a journey we all must take and each must go alone. It’s all part of the Maker’s Plan, a step on the road to home. When you are lonely and sick at heart go to the friends we know and bury your sorrows in doing good deeds.

Miss me but let me go. Nancy will always be remembered for her caring spirit, her gentle way and her great sense of humor.


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