Violet WORTHINGTON

WORTHINGTON. Violet Frieda (nee Schultz) passed away suddenly on May 20, 2011 at the age 85 in White Rock BC. Violet (Vi) was preceded by her parents; John and Christine (nee Parno) Schultz, brothers and sisters-in-law; Rudolph (Louise) Schultz, Albert (Carrie) Schultz, Elmer (Myrtle) Schultz, Adolph (Martha) Schultz, Ottomar (Dorothea) Schultz, Paul (Mildred) Schultz, Edward Schultz, Betty Worthington, Winona Worthington, sisters and brothers-in-law; Pauline (George) Rathgeber, Edna (Ted) Sobkowich, Frank Worthington, and Tom Worthington. She is survived by her loving husband (of 65 years) Stanley Worthington, sisters-in-law Evelyn Schultz, Dorothy Worthington, Gladys Worthington, brother-in-law, Percy Worthington, and many nieces and nephews. Vi was born March 17, 1926 on the family farm east of Hubbard, SK. In 1947 she moved to Vancouver where she met Stanley Worthington. In 1948, Vi & Stan were married in Hubbard SK. They lived in Vancouver, North Vancouver, Deep Cove, and resided in Abbotsford for the past 35 years. In early 2011, Vi and Stan moved to Surrey BC. Vi greatly enjoyed gardening, sewing, traveling, knitting, golf, and bowling. For many years she sewed and volunteered for the Abbotsford General Hospital Auxiliary. She also enjoyed spending time with her grand niece and nephew Hanna and Evan Sobkowich. Flowers gratefully declined. A Donation may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of BC & Yukon (1-888-473-4636) in Vi’s memory.


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