With profound sadness we announce the passing of Susan Ann Hooper (nee: Beers).
Susan moved to Duncan, BC as a child in 1969 and lived there until moving with her husband Terry Hooper and their 3 children to Vanderhoof BC in 1983.
Susan passed away peacefully at home with her loving husband, Terry by her side on May 15, 2016. She fought a long battle against illness with dignity and grace.
Susan is survived by her children Angie Hooper (Dan), Chris Hooper (Miranda), Jeff Hooper (Kayla), grandson’s Lucas Woodruff (Crystal), Kayven and Kohl Hooper, grandaughter’s Jessie Woodruff (Dustin), Cassidy Hyokki, and Jorden Hooper. Susan leaves behind 6 siblings Richard Beers (Debbie), Lynda Everts (Barry), Karen Beers (Tim), Janet Wheating (Loyd), Carl Beers (Debbie), Sheila Coubrough (Ross), brothers-in-law Joe Hooper (Debbie), Jim Hooper (Darlene), sisters-in law Wendy Haslam (Jack) and Lynn Ginter (Ken). Susan was predeceased by her parents Ivan (2002) and Marlene Beers (2015). Susan also has many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends who will miss her deeply and remember her fondly.
Susan was part of the core group of people who started IDIDALAP4CANCER in 2011. She volunteered many hours of her time to help organize this event and participated in it every year. Her family and friends have created a team in her memory. TEAM Sue Hooper will be in Vanderhoof, BC this year at the NVSS track on June 17. In leau of flowers donations can be made on the events website in Susan’s name or at the event itself.