Nov. 15, 1947 – July 5, 2012
It is with profound sadness that we announce the sudden passing of our dear sister Linda, In Victoria BC on July 5, 2012.
Linda was born in Yorkton, Sk on Nov 15, 1947 to Bill and Kay Knecht. At the age of 7 the family moved to Kindersley, SK. where Linda completed her education. Right out of high school she started her career with the CIBC in Kindersley. From here she transferred to Medicine Hat and then on to Victoria BC where she remained until her retirement from banking. While in Medicine Hat she got reacquainted with Sydney Stanners and then they moved to Victoria, BC. When Linda retired from CIBC they moved to Sidney BC where she found employment with Peninsula Physio Therapy Clinic where she remained until her passing.
Linda was predeceased by her parents Bill and Kay Knecht, nephew Darin Trzaska and a very special cousin-in-law Glenn Salter, and numerous family members.
Linda is survived by her husband Sydney Stanners, her sister Bev Copeland and family Tracey (Rob) Stitchbury Josh, Trevor (Lynnette) Copeland Stephen and Saige, Sister Susan(Ken) Wilkie and family Terri(Warren) Fehr Emily and Connor, Jeff (Elaine) Wilkie Shannon and Reid, sister Patricia (Pete) Trzaska and family Ryan (Maxine) Hunter, Harleigh, Cash, and Cruz, Paige (Dan) Trzaska. Cousin Sandra Franklin and a very special long time friend Barb Stewart.
Linda loved to knit and crochet and did volunteer work for the needy. She liked to travel and enjoyed her trips to Hawaii and Vegas and many weekend getaways to Bed and Breakfasts. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to a charity of one’s choice. Linda will be greatly missed by her family and friends. Love you Lindy.