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March 2, 1924 - June 8, 2023
In loving memory ~
Vera, a long-time resident of Atlin B.C., passed away June 8th, 2023 at the Thomson Centre in Whitehorse Yukon at 99 years of age.
She was born on March 2nd, 1924, to Tom and Ivy Griffiths in Moose Jaw Saskatchewan.
She met and married her husband Tom Kirkwood in Atlin on July 25th, 1950 and had 3 children.
Vera is survived by her daughter Dorothy Odian (Dennis), son Ron Kirkwood (Liz), grandchildren Cheri Malo (Laurie), Scott Odian (Shannon), Calvin Kirkwood (Alison), Cameron Kirkwood (Kelsey), Conrad Kirkwood (Samantha), as well as her 6 great-grandchildren and one great great grandson.
She was preceded in death by her parents, brother, husband Tom and son Greg Kirkwood.
The family would like to say thank you to the staff at the Thomson Centre and especially to those in Unit 4 for all they did in caring for Vera over the past 4 years.
A graveside service will take place at the Atlin Cemetery at 2:30 P.M. June 24th, 2023, with a Celebration of Life to follow at the Atlin Recreation Centre at 3:00 P.M.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Atlin Supportive Living.

Service Details

Celebration of Life
Monday, July 24, 2023
3:00 PM
Atlin Recreation Centre

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