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Beatrice ("Bea") Marie Atwood (Johnson)

July 17, 1934 - November 11, 2022


On Friday, November 11, 2022, Beatrice Marie Atwood passed away at the F. W. Green Memorial Home at the age of 88 years.  Beatrice was born on July 17, 1934 in Cranbrook to parents Joe and Jennie Johnson.

Bea married her beloved husband, Alvin “Fay” on October 27, 1956 and was blessed with three sons. Gerry, Dale and Allan.  During part of Bea’s working years, she worked as a telephone operator for BC Tel and at Marysville Restaurant.

Bea  leaves to mourn her passing three sons,  Gerry (Raelene) Atwood, Dale (Vicki) Atwood and Allan (Cindy) Atwood.  She also leaves behind eight  grandchildren and four great grandchildren.  Bea  was predeceased by her parents, Joe and Jennie Johnson;  brother Frank Johnson, her nephew Brian Johnson, granddaughter Alicia Atwood and her beloved husband, Fay Atwood.

A gathering of family will be held for Bea at a later date.  In memory of Bea, the family has requested that memorial donations be made in her honor to the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #24, 803 Cranbrook St. N., Cranbrook, BC  V1C 3S2



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From: Mark Memorial Funeral Services

Mark Memorial Funeral Services Staff send our condolences to family and friends.

From: Melanie Douglas Dodgson
Relation: BC Tel

Condolences to the Atwood Family, I worked with Bea back in the days of Telephone Operators, she was always fun to work with and she will be missed by her BC Tel family.

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