Mrs. Colleen Kirkpatrick, late of Abbotsford, BC passed away on June 16, 2016 at the age of 63 after a battle with ALS. She is survived by her father Karl Johnson, her children: Holly (Josef) Ulrich, Scott (Britt) Kirkpatrick and Reid (Amanda) Kirkpatrick, grandchildren: Macie & Nell Kirkpatrick, Wren & Sloan Kirkpatrick & Nolan Ulrich, siblings: Karol (Reg) Henrotte, Verla (Norman) Avison, Garry (Nadean) Johnson, Shirley Acheson and Donna (Dave) Ketler. She is predeceased by her mother Eva Johnson. Colleen was born and raised in the Vancouver area but later spent 30 years in the Fort St. John region where she raised her family. She moved back to the Fraser Valley in 2001 and has called Abbotsford her home since then. Colleen was a very active person with many interests and hobbies. She enjoyed donating her time to her church activities of all types and was always quick to help others in any way she could. She spent her free time keeping very busy with hobbies such as kayaking, sailing, curling and traveling to many places all over the world. In recent times her most happy moments were spent with her grandchildren. She left behind countless friends who will always remember her quick smile and positive outlook on life. She will be missed by many. A Memorial Service will be held on Monday, June 27, 2016 at 2:00 pm at Central Heights Church, 1661 McCallum Road, Abbotsford, BC with Pastor Lyndon Plett officiating. Donations may be made to the ALS Society in lieu of flowers. Tributes and condolences may be left at:

Henderson’s Funeral Home 604-854-5534

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