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Julie Ann Martin’s Memorial service on Friday, Sept 14th

Julie Ann Martin
October 31, 1964 – September 5, 2018

Julie Ann Martin was blessed to have passed away peacefully at her home on September 5, 2018 after a lengthy and courageous battle with cancer.
Memorial service will be held Friday, September 14, 2018 at Tricity Church, 5:00pm, 2145 Nova Scotia Ave., Port Coquitlam, BC. Reception to follow. In lieu of flowers please send a donation to the Canadian Cultural Society of the Deaf –

Julie is survived by her beloved fiancé Vincent Chauvet, her parents Stan and Doreen Martin, her five siblings; Mark Martin, Mike Martin, Jennifer Donahue, Jonathan Martin and Mary Stritzl, her nephews; Scott Martin, Connor Martin, Andrew Stritzl, her nieces: Jillian Martin, Jayme Martin, Katelyn Stritzl and her great-nephew Dawson Martin.

Celebration of Life: Kathy Caldicott

Celebration of Life

Kathy Caldicott

(June 23, 1951 to June 24, 2018)


Kathy Caldicott passed away on Sunday, June 24thand is now without any pain and is at peace and dancing amongst the stars.

Kathy’s wish was for friends and family to gather together for an informal

Celebration of Life

Sunday, July 22nd 
2:00 pm
Burnaby Lake Clubhouse (Rugby Club – upstairs)
3760 Sperling Avenue, Burnaby
(Note:  venue is not wheelchair accessible)

No flowers by request.  Kathy preferred that donations be made to:

Deaf and Hard of Hearing Seniors Program, Western Institute for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

2125 West 7th Avenue, Vancouver, BC V6K 1X9.

Family Network for Deaf Children & our Deaf Youth Today Program  www.fndc.ca/donation/

FNDC, PO Box 50075 Southslope RPO, Burnaby, BC, V5J 5G3

Planned Lifetime Advocacy Network http://plan.ca/donate/

#260 – 3665 Kingsway, Vancouver BC, V5R 5W2

Questions or for more information:  contact fndc@fndc.ca (we will relay messages)




GVAD‘s letter in respect of our beloved Cora Gray

GVAD letter -re Cora Gray    (DOC)

GVAD letter -re Cora Gray    (PDF)


Perry T. Leslie Obituary

Perry T. Leslie

I’m very sorry to tell you of the death of our colleague and friend, Perry Leslie. Perry was the Director /Co-Director of the UBC Deaf Education Program from 1975 until he retired in 2003. Perry died suddenly and unexpectedly on Thursday, September 14th, of complications from surgery.

Please join the family for a Celebration of Life on Sunday, October 22nd from 2:00 PM-5:00 PM at Waterview, 1661 Granville St, Vancouver. Sign Language interpreting will be provided.

In Lieu of flowers, the Perry T. Leslie Memorial has been established at WIDHH (https://www.canadahelps.org/en/pages/perry-t-leslie-memorial/).

Janet Jamieson

Co- Director of the UBC Deaf Education Program

MS WORD (downloadable)