Tarkanen – Frances (Hamilton) of Sointula, born October 10, 1936 in the Comox Valley, peacefully passed away March 21, 2003 in the Port McNeill Hospital. She is survived by her husband, Albert Tarkanen, mother Curly Hamilton, sisters Pat Schmidt, Phyllis (Doug) Banks, brother Alex (Judy) Hamilton, sons Scott (Cheryl), Douglas (Audrey), Martin Drury, her grandchildren, and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. A Celebration of Fran’s life will be held Saturday, March 29/03 1:00 pm at the Comox Golf Club, 1718 Balmoral Ave., Comox, B.C.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Cancer Society or the Sointula Senior’s Center, Box 75, Sointula , BC.
Fran will never be forgotten, she will live in our hearts forever