Shari Tramel-Stoddart, 56, died after a long struggle with breast cancer on Saturday, January 9, 2016 in Montrose, BC, Canada. She was born on October 5, 1959 in Oxnard, California to Glen and Christine Tramel.
She was a teacher by profession, teaching in Riverside, California for 15 years. At the age of 45, she married Thomas Stoddart from Hinton, Alberta. Following her move to Canada, Shari began working in the local schools as a substitute teacher. In 2009 she was diagnosed with breast cancer. Through her many years of chemotherapy and radiation treatments she stayed positive and hopeful in beating her disease. She will be greatly missed.
Shari is survived by her husband, Tom, parents, Glen and Christine Tramel, and siblings, Shanna Rowe, Greg Tramel, and Valerie Andrus. The family would like to sincerely thank all of Shari’s doctors, nurses, and caregivers for the kindness and support they showed during her treatments and during the last weeks of her life.
A Memorial Service will be held at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Trail on Friday, January 15, 2016 at 11:00 am, followed by interment at Fruitvale Memorial Cemetery. Alternatives Funeral and Cremation Services™ has been entrusted with arrangements. You are invited to leave a personal message of condolence at the family’s online register at www.myalternatives.ca