It is with great sadness that the family of Beryl Stouse announces her peaceful passing at the age of 85 surrounded by her loving family, into God's welcoming arms, on Thursday, October 5, 2017, in Maple Ridge, BC. Beryl was born on October 16, 1931, in Vancouver and grew up on Dumphries Street. Her parents had a small family grocery store at the corner of W 12th Ave and Clark Dr. She met and married the love of her life, Edward Stouse on September 12, 1953 at Holy Name Church in Vancouver, and soon after settled in Coquitlam to raise their family. Beryl was a much beloved Wife, Mother, Grandmother, Sister and Friend. She will be missed by many, who will remember her gentle grace and elegance, along with her generosity and charity advocacy. Beryl was a strong practicing catholic, who enjoyed baking and spending quality time with her family and close friends. She is predeceased by her husband Edward, daughter Laura and her three brothers, Gordon, Buddy and Gerry. Beryl is survived by her sons Paul (Leslie) and Chris (Ann), and four grandchildren, Melissa, Ben, Holly and Jesse. Beryl had been suffering from Alzheimer's Disease for many years. The family would like to thank all her caregivers at Holyrood Manor; We Care Home Health Services and most importantly, Chuchi, for their dedication in providing Mom compassionate and quality care. Funeral mass is on Thursday, October 12, 2017 at 1:00pm at St. Patrick's Parish, 22561-121 Ave, Maple Ridge, BC, followed by light refreshments. Cremation to follow. There will be a family graveside gathering at a later date. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to Covenant House BC or the Alzheimer Society of BC in Mom's name.
Rest in peace Mom/Nana. We will miss you.
October 12, 2017
St. Patrick's Catholic Church
22561 121 Ave
Maple Ridge, British Columbia V2X3T5