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THORSTENSEN, Joan Margaret

October 26, 1925 — January 16, 2016

Passed away on January 16, 2016 at the age of 90. Survived by her daughters: Karen of Langley, Vivian (Larry) of Lake Country, Helen (Bob) of Kelowna; son Jon of Coquitlam; grandchildren: Jaime, Kelsey, Christopher, Ryan, Mike, Nicole, Trent, Mitchell and Brandon; great grandchildren: Vanesa, Jessica, Rylee, Avery and Annika.

Sadly predeceased by her husband Arvid Thorstensen and son Martin Thorstensen. Joan was born on October 26, 1925 in Wooler, Northumberland, England.  She married Arvid in 1948 and moved to Norway, later emigrating to BC in 1952.  She was a loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother who will be forever in our hearts.

Goodbyes are not forever

Goodbyes are not the end

They simply mean I’ll miss you

Until we meet again.

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