Margaret FRIESEN

Margaret FRIESEN

Margaret Friesen (nee Dickson) passed away on January 4, 2011 at Chilliwack General Hospital at the age of 67 surrounded by her family.

Marg was born in London England on July 19, 1943, and moved to Canada with her family in 1946. Marg married the love of her life, David Friesen, in 1964 and they had three sons together.

Marg enjoyed a longtime career in banking with Scotiabank and TD Canada Trust and had a great rapport with her many regular customers who came to know and love her. Marg enjoyed spending time with her grandson, reading, and feeding and watching the birds in the backyard.

Marg is survived by her loving husband David, children Russ (Megan), Rob (Tara) and Jeff, and grandson Joshua. She is also sadly missed by her sister Patricia Gillis (Keith). Marg was predeceased by her parents Norval and Phyllis Dickson.

The family would like to acknowledge and thank the nurses at Chilliwack General Hospital for their kindness and compassion, making Marg’s last few days peaceful.

A private funeral service for the family will be held at Henderson’s Funeral Home. A celebration of Marg’s life will be held on Saturday, January 15, 2011 at 6:30 p.m. at the Atchelitz Hall, 6542 Lickman Road, Chilliwack.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Marg’s memory made to the BC Cancer Agency would be appreciated.

Chilliwack Progress


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