GRAHAM – Soh Lan Angela Graham, beloved wife of Bill Graham and loving mother of 3 sons Eldon, Russell and Glenn all of Brooks, passed away in Brooks on July 2nd, 2000 at the age of 43 years.
Angela was born the fifth child of eight born to Heoy Yau and Kong Fook on March 17th, 1957 in Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia. She spent the first thirteen years of her life in the Convent Holy Infant Jesus in Ipoh. Throughout her life, Angela was grateful for the care and guidance provided by her Godmother she knew then as Gemma and now as Gemma Lawrence of Malvern, Worcestershire, England. Angela and Bill Graham were married in Brooks on March 8th, 1987. She was very active with the Toy Lending Library and with other children’s activities. Angela will be remembered for her outgoing personality and for her willingness to help others.
She is also survived by two brothers and five sisters who reside in either New York or Malaysia and other family members. She had maintained regular correspondence with friends and relatives on four continents.
Funeral services were held at 2:00 PM on Friday, July 7th from St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Brooks. Rev. Bryan Frank officiated. Pallbearers were Khamla Le, Lot Le, Fong Lai, Michelle Kmech, Debbie Duffy, Susan Mitchell and Rhonda Bundschuh.
Interment followed at Brooks Cemetery. In memory of Angela, if friends desire, memorial tributes may be made to Palliser Health Authority for Brooks Home Care, c/o Bag 300, Brooks T1R 1B3. Arrangements in care of Smith Funeral Home. Telephone 362-4636.