Beverley (Bevie) Sawatsky

Sawatsky: Beverley (Bevie) of Trail and formerly of Salmo passed away on August 17, 2010 in Trail. She was born February 3, 1940 in Kaslo, BC.


Bevie was an avid reader and gardener. She was also a First Aid Instructor and had volunteered for many years with the BC Ambulance Service in Salmo. Bevie’s greatest passion was spending time with her family and friends.


She is survived by her children Bruce, Bill (Laurie), Nola (Todd), and Lynda; grandchildren Jacob, Jared, Jaimee, and Teigha; sisters Gail and Karen (Alex); and her good friends Carol, Cindy, Tanis, Smoochie and Shatzy; as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Bevie was predeceased by her parents.


A memorial service will be held at the Royal Canadian Legion in Salmo on Friday, August 20, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. Al Grywacheski of Personal Alternative Funeral Services “Carberry’s Chapel” is entrusted with arrangements.