In Loving Memory of
Lois Gay McColl
August 12, 1951- April 19, 2012
Lois Gay McColl passed away on April 19, 2012, at the Dr. Helmcken Memorial Hospital in Clearwater, British Columbia after a lengthy battle with cancer. She was 60 years of age. Born Lois Gay Springer on August 12, 1951 in Foam Lake, Saskatchewan, Lois is survived by her sons, Shawn McColl (Rhonda) and Jason McColl (Chrystal); grandsons Brody and Chase; her mother Lily Redman; two brothers Lyle (Cheryl), and Daryl; sisters Darla (Craig), Bonnie (Dan), and step-sister Sharon (Mark); numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, as well as her ex-husband, Gary McColl. Lois was predeceased by her father Edmund Springer, stepfather Clarence Redman, husband Les Stevens, as well as numerous aunts, uncles and grandparents.
Lois received her education in Surrey, BC. She was a cashier for many years at Safeway in Surrey. Lois was a member of the United Church. She loved children – her grandsons meant the world to her. She loved to cook huge meals and entertain family in her home. Lois was all about family. Lois was a very giving person; she never forgot a birthday, anniversary, Christmas or any special occasion. She also loved to dance! Mya, her little dog, held a large place in her heart.
A Memorial Service for Lois McColl was held on Friday, April 27, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. Arrangements entrusted to North Thompson Funeral Services, Clearwater, BC, V0E 1N2, tel.: 250-674-3030.