It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Ella Katherina Stich, born August 19, 1925. Ella passed peacefully in her sleep on August 1, 2019 at the age of 93. Predeceased by her husband, Frank Stich, children, Carol Elizabeth, Michael George and William Byron as well as 5 brothers and sisters. Ella will be lovingly remembered and cherished by her children, Mary (Bill), Bob, Trina (Ken) and Elissa, 8 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren, many relatives and friends. A memorial service will be held at the Hope Lutheran Church, 3151 York Street, Port Coquitlam, B.C.on August 10, 2019 at 9:30 A.M. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, the Canadian Cancer Society or to the Hope Lutheran Church.