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Marion Bakewell

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Marion Winifred Bakewell

September 23, 1933 - September 14, 2011


After a courageous fight with cancer, Marion passed away September 14, 2011. She leaves to mourn Cheryl (Tom) Cherry, their children, Leanne, Cathlene, Alex (Meagan)and Mark of Nelson; Greg (Kim) Champness, their children, Kyle, Walter and great grandson Kayden of Cranbrook; Dean (Gretta) Bakewell and their children Graeme, Everett and Vanessa of Salmon Arm and Rob Bakewell of Calgary. Her brother Stan and his wife Marion, sister Sharon and husband Norm and many nieces and nephews and Aunt Rose and other family members. Marion was predeceased by her brother Norm and her parents. During her life she enjoyed curling, golfing , skiing, bowling, playing cards with her friends and volunteered at the Hospital Auxiliary Thrift Store and the Royal Canadian Legion. The family would like to thank all her close friends for all their support during her illness. We would like to thank Cranbrook Home Support, Oncology Dept., and all the nursing staff of the third floor of the Cranbrook Hospital for the fantastic care they gave mom. We also want to thank mom”s neighbour Grant for all his help. Join the family for a small get together to celebrate Marion”s life at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 24, 803 Cranbrook St. N., noone to 2 pm Friday, September 23, 2011.


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From: Mark Memorial Funeral Services Staff

Mark Memorial Funeral Services Staff send our condolences to family and friends. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

From: Sarah Rankins
Relation: Neighbour

To: The Family of Marion,

I am so sorry to hear of her passing. I know this last year has been a battle for her and I pray that she is now at peace. She was a wonderful lady to have as a neighbour. She will be missed!!


Sarah, Dan and Mackenzie Rankins (neighbours)

Relation: NEIGHBOR

Marion was a kind and caring person. I will miss talking and laughing with her. I feel lucky that i got to know her and I will miss her with all my heart.I am so sorry for her familys loss.

Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
September 23, 2011
Beginning at 12:00pm

Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #24
803 Cranbrook St. N .
Cranbrook, BC Canada V1C 3S2

803 Cranbrook St. N .
Cranbrook, BC Canada V1C 3S2

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