Elizabeth Brownlee

Brownlee, Elizabeth

(nee: Adamschek)


Elizabeth passed away peacefully in her sleep on January 20, 2007 at the age of 87 years. She will be lovingly remembered by her daughters: Sonia (Richard) and Mary Anne; her sons: Ernie (Natasha), Robert (Sharon) and Fred all of Courtenay. Elizabeth is also survived by her son-in-law, Jack Krajnc and her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her second husband, Angus Brownlee and her first husband, Ernest Adamschek; also by her daughter, Dora.

Elizabeth emigrated from Bukovina, Romania at the age of 19. She spent most of her life farming in Merville. She was a kind, hardworking person devoted to her family. A Celebration of Elizabeth’s life will be held on Friday, January 26, 2007 at Piercy’s – Mt. Washington Funeral Home, 440 England Avenue, Courtenay at 1:00 p.m.

The family wishes to extend their thanks to the staff at Eagleview ECU, St. Joseph’s Hospital for their loving care and support to Elizabeth and her family.

If friends so desire, a donation in Elizabeth’s name may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association, Comox Valley Chapter, P.O. Box 3256, Courtenay, BC, V9N 5N4.