Ella Beatrice “Bea” Hluska

HLUSKA, Ella Beatrice “Bea” Beatrice, of Coquitlam, BC, passed away November 17, 2015, at Eagle Ridge Hospital in Port Moody, BC. She was predeceased by her beloved husband, Walter, her parents, James and Christiana (Brooks) Dunlop, four brothers and two sisters.

Beatrice is survived by her son Terry (Roberta) Hluska of Campbell River, her daughter Betty (Ed) Andrews of Pitt Meadows, grandchildren Gregory and Stephanie Hluska and their mother Dollette of Regina, Tamara Good of Vancouver, Leanne Day (Darren) of Kelowna, Robert Good and their father Doug of New Westminster, and great-grandchildren Tyler, Jacob and Ethan, sons of Leanne, and Devin, daughter of Robert. Bea was born to James and Christiana (Brooks) Dunlop on December 10, 1920, in Marwayne, Alberta. She worked in several communities in Alberta including the Coal Branch area where she met Walter. The family moved to Campbell River in 1957 where they remained until 1987 when they moved to Coquitlam so Walt could be closer to medical care. Beatrice will be remembered by the many friends she made while working at Laver’s, Sweet 16, Miller’s and Bob’s Hardware.

Donations in Beatrice’s name may be made to the BC Heart & Stroke Foundation or BC Cancer Foundation.

A memorial service was held at

Burkeview Chapel in Port Coquitlam, BC.

A Celebration of Life will be held in Campbell River on September 17th from 2-4pm, 2647 S. Alder St. Come join the family and share your memories of Beatrice.


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