Nancy Eva Waldie passed away on August 17, 2014. Nancy is survived by her second husband Art Waldie, children and grandchildren Wendy Cary (Darwin, Tiffany and Trina), Tim Matlock (Diane, Scott, Jay and Jill) stepsons Randy Waldie (Kathy) , Garry Waldie and Jennifer Bredl (Max, Mariah, Gus, Caleb, Noah and Robin). Nancy was predeceased by her first husband Gordon Matlock in 1974.
Nancy was born in Paignton England Sept 20th, 1926. She served as a WREN during WW II. Nancy and Gordon immigrated to Canada in 1955. Nancy loved life and people. She was active in the Anglican Church in the choir and the ACW, the Golden Slipper Club and danced with the Scottish Country group – Waverly Dancers. Art and Nancy spent many of the last 25 years travelling across Canada and around the world visiting family and making new friends. The last few years Nancy has suffered acutely from Alzheimer’s and has been in the care of the wonderful staff at Mountain Lake’s Senior Community.
Nancy will be missed by all who crossed her path in this life. There will be a memorial service at the Anglican Cathedral in Nelson in late October.
Arrangements are under the direction of Valley Funeral Home Ltd. Online condolences may be expressed at www.valleyfh.ca