1927 – 2005
Elfriede was born March 25th, 1927 in Berlin, Germany and passed away July 7th, 2005 at St. Joseph’s Hospital at the age of 78 years. She is survived by her husband John, son John, daughter Elizabeth, son Gerhard Max (Andrea) and grandchildren Evan, Andrew, Megan. She is also survived by her sisters Maria Gottman, Brigitte Ilg, brother Wilhelm Lembke, nieces and nephews and little doggies Freddy and Bina. Mom was an active member of the Comox Valley community. She loved nature, hiking, gardening and walking her dogs in Dove Creek. She enjoyed her many friends and wishes them all a fond farewell. In lieu of flowers, please donate to her favorite charity the S.P.C.A. As was her request, no service will be held. The family wishes to thank the medical staff for their kindness and wonderful care during Elfriede’s illness. Cremation arrangements have been entrusted to Piercy’s/Mt. Washington Funeral Home and Crematorium.