Andrea (Audrey) Paton, age 55, passed away peacefully on April 4, 2013 after a short but courageous battle with cancer. Audrey was predeceased by her parents Angela and John, sister Anne, and daughter Denise. She is survived by her daughter Nikki (Graham), son Shaun (Cindy), and grandchildren Hayden, Amber, Jessie, and Ciera. Audrey is also survived by her siblings Mary (Fred), Irene (Brian), John (Joanne), Susie (Fred), Ron (Sharon), and Patty (Andy), along with numerous nieces and nephews.
Audrey was a Strong Start facilitator, pre-school teacher, and daycare worker. She loved spending time with children, especially her grandchildren. Audrey was always full of life and laughter, and remained positive and gracious until the end. She enjoyed listening and dancing to music, drumming, singing, creating art, photography, gardening, walking, and spending time with family and friends in nature, especially by the ocean and rivers. She was deeply loved and will always be remembered and missed.
There will be a Celebration of Life for Audrey on Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 1:00 pm at the Elk Falls Cremation and Reception Centre, Elk Falls Cemetery, Highway 28 at General HIll in Campbell River.
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