BRUNSCH, Beverly Ann Pritchard (NEE NELSON)

by kerry mcgaffney

January 3, 1937 - November 10, 2018 

It is with great sadness and heavy heart that we announce the passing of our loving Wife, Mother, Grandma, Sister, and Friend – Beverly Ann Pritchard Brunsch. Bev passed on November 10, 2018 after a hard fought 15 month battle with cancer. She was predeceased by her Father (Earl) and Mother (Alice). She is survived by her ever loving husband of 61 years, Bernard, children, Patti (Jeff), Dwayne (Sandi), Brenda, Kevin (Julie) and grandchildren, Natalie, Lyndsey, Marcus, Ashley, Matthew, Josh, Kyle, sister Ann (Merv) and family, brother Walter. Bev was born in Vancouver January 3, 1937. She was a proud employee of Coquitlam Chrysler for many years, she was an avid Adanac lacrosse fan and fundraiser for the Canadian Cancer society. She enjoyed her home and working in her beautiful gardens. Most of all Bev was committed to her family. She was a great wife, mom, and grandma. She loved family vacations to Oliver and Manning Park and attending sporting events for her kids and grandchildren. Her fondest passion was hosting family dinners, Birthdays, Christmas, and any opportunity to get the family together to enjoy her home cooked meal followed by her personal baked treat for the occasion.A celebration of life will take place on Tuesday, November 20 at Valley View Funeral Home 14660 – 72nd Ave, Surrey, BC. Viewing will be held at 1:00 p.m. with service at 1:30 p.m., a reception with sandwiches and dessert will follow. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.