Pennie Edith Margaurite Garvie

June 4, 1944 – April 22, 2016

Pennie Edith Margaurite (Fairfield) Garvie, age 71, of Port Hardy, British Columbia, passed away on Friday, April 22, 2016 at the Port Hardy Hospital after a courageous battle with an illness.

Her beloved husband of 41 years Clayton Harold Garvie was by her side.

Besides her husband, Clayton, Pennie leaves behind her daughter, Sandra Friess (Barry) of Nanaimo, and Grandchildren Brandon and Emma, along with many relatives in British Columbia, Alberta and California.

She was predeceased by her father William Donahoe Fairfield on January 1, 1979, and her mother Mary Agnes Fairfield (nee Anchan), on December 23, 2003.

Pennie was known for her love of sewing, having a fabric selection larger than any store in Port Hardy.

She was an incredible person who loved spending time with her many friends and family. She will be greatly missed.

Many thanks to the doctors, nurses and staff at the Port Hardy Hospital, who made her life comfortable during her hard- fought battle.

As per her request, there will be no service.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.


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