Kathleen Ellen Adkin(nee Spicer) passed away on Thursday January 22, 2015 surrounded by family and friends. She will be greatly missed by her children Cathy, Sue Porteous (Garth) and Bill (Sherry): grandchildren Laura,Catherine (Lonny), Mike (Kerri) and Meghan (Andrew):great -grandchildren Keira, Alexis, Hanna, Aidan, and Macy. Kay was born in Grande Prairie, Alberta on February 7, 1926 as one of seven children. She began her career as a nurse by taking her training at St Josephs School of Nursing . Kay married Les in 1948 and they made their home in Victoria. She loved to golf, play bridge and was a very active member of the local Catholic Church community. Family and friends were very important to her. Kay lived an amazing life surrounded by those she loved and who loved her. She is now at peace, united with Les and daughter Patti.
Memorial service to be held at Our Lady of Assumption Church in Brentwood Bay on Monday, February 2nd,2015 at 1pm.Reception to follow at Norgarden , 2300 Henry Ave. Sidney from 230pm to 4pm. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Saanich Peninsula Hospital Foundation.