January 16, 1933 – January 24 -2017
It is with broken hearts we announce the peaceful passing of Anne Duralia at the Langley Memorial Hospital on January 24th, she was 84. Predeceased by her infant daughter Kathleen (1958) and her husband Pete (2003).
Missed more than words can say by her daughters Barbara Ann Claussen (David), Nancy Elias (Gord), Margaret Duralia (Michael McDougall), her sons John and Frank (Shannon), her grandchildren Peter, Jade, Camper, Ruby, Kaleigh and Beaumont. She will be greatly missed by her brothers, numerous nieces, nephews and many friends.
Anne was born and raised on Otter Road into a large loving farming family. She married Pete on December 8th, 1956, they began their young family on the farm before settling in Langley where they raised 5 children. They retired to Grand Forks in 1986, after Pete’s passing, Anne moved back to the Langley family home where she lived the rest of her life surrounded by her loving children, grandchildren and friends.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial donation may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of BC, 1212 West Broadway, Vancouver BC, V6H 3V2.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, February 11th at 1pm at Sunrise Banquet Center,
5640 188th Street, Surrey.