Dorothy Merle Lane Bayliff
died on the evening of March 29th, 2012 at Cariboo Memorial Hospital at the age of 87. Merle suffered a stroke on March 19 and had been in hospital since then. Merle is survived by her sister Joyce Cunner and many nieces & nephews in England, by her children Elizabeth and Hugh, her daughters in law Hellen and Marion and her grandchildren Bryce, Brent, Mathew and Maria.
Merle’s family wish to particularly thank Heather & Rachel Wedel and Guadulupe Zuez, the staff at the Adult Day Services Program, as well as the nurses at Home and Community Care, at the Red Cross Outpost in Alexis Creek, and on the 2nd floor of CMH for your excellent care of Merle. Thanks too, to the Hospice Society and kind friends who watched with Merle during her final journey.
A memorial service will be held for Merle on Sunday, April 15th, 2012 at 2pm at St. Luke’s Anglican Church in Alexis Creek (limited seating). A reception will follow at the Community Hall in Alexis Creek starting at 3pm.
In lieu of flowers please donate to a charity of your choice or to the Jim Bayliff Memorial Fund, Box 4186 Williams Lake, BC V2G 2V3 (the fund provides annual bursaries to 4H kids in the Cariboo).