Vera Lien
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Obituary of Vera Lien

It is with much sadness that we announce the passing of Vera Lien of Sedgewick.  She passed away at the Killiam General Hospital on Sunday, June 16, 2024, at the age of 91.

Vera was born in Jarrow, Alberta on January 19, 1933.  Vera was a beloved mother, sister, grandmother, great grandmother and friend.  She brought those in her life great joy and happiness.  She was someone who took great pride in her yard with her beautiful flowers in the summer and amazing Christmas light displays in the winter.

She also always cherished visit from her family and friends.  Anyone that entered her home was spoiled with her homemade treats and no one every left empty handed.

Left to cherish her memory is her loving children Ronnie Lien and Bonnie (David) Butcher.  Her beloved grandchildren Samantha Lien, Jason Butcher, Sylvia Lien, Justin (Amanda) Butcher, Rose (Kyle) Franz, and Josh Lien as well as her 9 great grandchildren.

 Vera was predeceased by her parents Bill and Bessie Russell and her siblings Alfred and David Russell.


The family would also like to thank Dr. Timothy Hanton and staff of the Killam General Hospital; and all her caregivers in Killam Long Term Care for the loving, compassionate care over the past two years.

At Vera’s request, there will be no formal funeral service held.  Instead, a private family and friends service will be held on June 29, 2024.

She will be dearly missed but never forgotten.

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