Nov 15, 1924 – July 07, 2006
Norma passed away at home peacefully surrounded by her family on July 7, 2006 after a short struggle with cancer. Norma was predeceased by her loving husband Bill LaPointe (Willy), eldest son Wayne LaPointe and Robert LaPointe.
Norma is survived by her sons: Terry LaÂPointe (Susan, Jay and Emily, Ian and Rebecca and Steven) of Turo, Nova Scotia, Dale LaPointe of Grand Forks, Dennis LaPointe of Grand Forks, daughters: Jill Grant (Allan, Craig and Nicole Grant and Leanne Grant) of Comox, BC, Donna Brown (Chuck, MatÂthew and Michael) of Courtenay, BC, Jackie LaPointe (Jeremy and Cassandra LeMieux) of Courtenay, BC, and Sherry Johnston (Peter, Tara, Amanda and KaÂtie Lacasse) of Chilliwack, BC.
Norma was born on Nov 15, 1924 in Quarryville, NB. NorÂma spent most of her life traveling across Canada with her loving husband and children with the Canadian Armed Forces finally settling back in Comox in October 1967. Norma loved to golf with her Tuesday foursome. And she was an active member of the Comox Legion for many years. She loved playing bingo and her Tues/Wed dart nights.
NorÂma was a giving and loving mother and friend to all who knew her and will be sadÂly missed!
A special thank you to Dr. Brad Harris, Dr. D. Blacklock, Dr. Fehlau and the Palliative Care nurses.
A Celebration of Life will be held at the Comox LeÂgion, Friday, July 14 at 1:00pm.
Donations in Norma’s memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, Comox Valley Unit#102 – 1509 Cliffe Avenue, Courtenay, BC V9N 2K6.