Ileane passed away peacefully in the Cowichan District Hospital at the age of 85 after a courageous battle against cancer.
Born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, she leaves behind her husband Joe of 27 years, daughters Kellie Paterson (Russ – deceased), Carole Zilkie (Ron), grandchildren Carl (Noel) and Heidi and great grandchild Ryan. Predeceased by her son Craig Bealle in 2014.
Ileane will be fondly remembered by her numerous friends and extended family. Her zest for life and sense of humour will be missed by all.
A celebration of Ileane’s life will be held at 1:00pm on Wednesday, August 24th at Duncan Christian Reformed Church, 930 Trunk Road, Duncan, BC. In memory of Ileane donations can be made to the BC Cancer Foundation.