Nellie (nee Monk)
It is with sadness that the family of Nellie Eckford (nee Monk) announce her passing on December 8, 2006 at the Campbell River and District Hospital. Nellie was born in Vermillion, Alberta on October 9, 1928. As a young woman she met and married Arthur Eckford. They started their married life in Vermillion then lived for many years on Read Island before moving family and house to Campbell River.
Nellie was predeceased by her parents Archibald and Margaret Monk and her husband Arthur Eckford. She is survived by her five children: Gloria, Merville, B.C.; Merl (Diana); Terry, Stephen and Phillip (Linda) of Campbell River; 11 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held at 1:00pm, Friday, December 15, at Sutton’s Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers the family would be grateful for donations to the B.C. Cancer Society.
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