1934 – 2016
Lea Roesler passed away on February 27, 2016. She was born in the Ukraine on July 20, 1934.
Lea came to Canada in the early 50’s and made her home in Steveston, Richmond, BC for more than 30 years. She recently moved to Courtenay, BC to be with her daughter. She lived a quiet life, and was well known for her knitting and crocheting, making many items for friends and fund raisers. She was a passionate puzzler and had a great love of animals, volunteering at the sick animals hospital, she was known and could often be seen feeding the birds and squirrels in the park near her home.
She is survived by brother Albert Schiller (Sebine), brother Edward Schiller, daughter Rose Johnston (Paul), son Denis Molcan, six grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.