LILAC ETHEL (NEE JOHNSON) NILSON
Passed to her rest, in Penticton on June 21, 2014 in her 95th year. She is survived by her three daughters: Phylis (Don) Stoyanowski of Abbotsford, BC., Betty (Oran) Hoppe of Bella Coola, BC., Darleen Gorden of Summerland BC., sons, Allan (Heather) Nilson, Norman (Bonnie) Prest and Jerry Prest of Williams Lake BC,. twenty grandchildren, thirty-one great grandchildren, and one sister Sylvia Edstrom. Lilac was sadly predeceased by her husband Oscar of 58 years in 1999, son Terrance 1979, daughter Dianne (Prest) Stewart 1996, son Brian Prest 1997, four brothers Ted, Fred, Lewis & Alf, six sisters Gladys, Olive, Olga, Evelyn, Lily; and Lydia in infancy, A Celebration of Life will be held July 5th at 4:00pm at the Seventh-day Adventist church, 290 Warren Ave West, Penticton. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.hansonsfuneral.ca.