It is with heavy hearts that we announce the sudden passing of Laurel. Left behind is Laurel’s loving husband of 57 years, Vern.
Also left to mourn are her three daughters Sherry (Chris), Kathy (Steve), Karen (John), Grandchildren Brandon, Melissa, Emily, Paige & Colton, Great-Grandchildren Vada, Crosby & Edison.
Laurel & Vern together owned and Operated Cornish Book & Stationery in Sidney for 31 years. Laurel was also known as Mrs. Cornish or “ The Card Lady”. Laurel & Vern retired in Sidney, moved to the Okanagan for a few years and returned home to Sidney by the sea where they have enjoyed their retirement years and family. Family was everything to Laurel and her devotion to them immeasurable.
A memorial service will be held on January 10, 2015 at 1:00 PM at Sands Funeral Chapel, 1803 Quadra Street.
Flowers gratefully declined. Condolences may be offered