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Obituary: UHREEN, Sylvia Andrienne (nee Graham) 1940-2022



Sylvia passed away peacefully on September 20, 2022 in Surrey, B.C. Her departure has left a void in the lives of all family and friends and is very much missed by everyone.

The third daughter of Les and Ruby Graham, she was predeceased by sister Pat (Phil) Mayfield. She is survived by her son Brian (Brandi), her granddaughters Charlotte and Willow and her sisters Donna-Lee, Jacqueline (Pat) Tupper, Judy (Doug) Lucas, and Leslie (Neil) Fidler.

Sylvia grew up in Vancouver and graduated from UBC before embarking on her teaching career, most of which was centred in Fort St. John. After retirement she moved to South Surrey where she spent the past 25 years living life to the fullest including travel, pilgrimages, walking and practicing her faith.

A Service of Celebration will be held at Peninsula United Church, 2756-127th Street, Surrey or online on Saturday, October 22, 2022 at 11:00AM. In consideration of immunocompromised guests, you are encouraged to wear a mask while inside enclosed spaces.

Donations can be made to: Canadian Cancer Society or Peninsula United Church Memorial Gift Fund.

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