Born in Saskatchewan Feb 12, 1920, Elsie passed away July 21, 2011 In Campbell River. Elsie was predeceased by husband Marcus Christoling and her sisters Cora Tebb and Myrtle Ressler. She is survived by her daughters Judith Ellerby (Ron); Edie McRann (Ken); Margaret Auld (George – deceased); and Step daughter Helen Nurss, (Charles – deceased) She is also survived by her sister, Clare Gamble.
Elsie leaves behind the legacy of 7 Grandchildren, Bill, Al, Terry, Mike, Mark, Tammy, and Chris, and 13 Great Grandchildren, Alyssa, Keisha, Dayton, Crystal, Kelly, Kristie-Anne, Melanie, Venessa, Matt, Brandon, Nicholas, Matthew and Leigha, and 2 Great, Great Grandchildren, Khloe and Kadience.
Elsie also leaves behind many cousins and their families, and her good friend Bonnie.
Mom was known for the love of her family and her gentleness. The family remembers her for her sewing, her knitting and her baking. Elsie was mostly known for her lovely smile!
A private Celebration of Life for the family will be held at a later date.
Anyone wanting to make donations to their favorite charity or the Campbell River Hospital Foundation please do so in honour of Elsie.
Boyds Funeral Home