December 5, 1927 - April 11, 2017
We sadly announce the passing of Ingrid Fletcher, our much loved mother and aunt. Ingrid was a zest for life type of person. She loved socializing. She came from a close knit colonial African family. She adored her family. She was the middle sister of the three Linder girls. Her elder sister Yvonne passed in 1982 and her younger sister Alison passed in 1995. Three great ladies. Mum was born in Grootfontein, S.W. Africa (Namibia) and lived in many different places. Alice (Eastern Cape), Laingsburg (Karoo), Grahamstown, SA, Endeldoorn, Rhodesia, Greenwood, Nova Scotia, Baden Baden, W. Germ., Langar, UK, Hermanus, SA, Balla Balla, Rhod, Essexvale, Rhod, Harare, Zim and since 2001 in wonderful Gibsons, BC.
Dementia took a tole on her last years. She was superbly cared for at Christenson Village. The family was/is so impressed by the ever caring staff. Ingrid will be greatly missed by her two sons, Roy (Betty) (Roberts Creek) and Bruce (Gibsons), her two grandsons Eden and Liam and also her beloved nieces and nephew. Vivienne (Philip) in Perth, Aus., Catherine (Bruce) in Johannesburg, Gillian (Russel) in Oregon, Yvonne (Rick) in Edmonton and Neil (Cilla) in UK. Special thanks to Betty Downs and Rosemary Thompson, two good friends.