Anita passed peacefully on Friday, April 14, 2017 at Castleview Care Centre at the age of 88.
Anita was born to Sarah and Henry Redmond in Vancouver, BC and was second youngest of five siblings. Anita graduated from nursing school in 1951 and worked in Whitehorse and Nelson hospitals. She married Arthur (Curly) Worley in 1959 in Nelson, BC.
Anita was predeceased by Curly in 1999 and brother Howard. She is survived by her sons William of Cambell River, BC and Bob (wife Linda) of Genelle, BC, granddaughters Sara (Jon) and Rachel (Scott). She is also survived by brothers John, Warren and Harold of Vancouver area and sister Marge of Edmonton Alberta and Anita’s long time friend Marion Quirk of Nelson.
A gathering of family and friends will be held on Friday, April 21 from 1:00pm-3:00pm at Thompson Funeral Service, 613 Ward Street Nelson, BC.
Burial will take place at Nelson Memorial Park Cemetery.
As an expression of sympathy donations in Anita’s honor are greatly appreciated to Diabetes Canada, Interior BC Regional Office,1589 Sutherland Avenue, Kelowna, BC V1Y 5Y7.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.thompsonfs.ca
Quinn Edwards of Thompson Funeral Service has been entrusted with the funeral arrangements.