1964 – 2016 After a courageous battle with cancer, it is with sadness that the family of Denise Hallgarth announce her passing, peacefully in her daughter’s arms on January 16, 2016 at Ty Watson House in Port Alberni.

She was predeceased by her mother, Simone Gallant and her sister Christine, is survived by her daughter Kirsten, her father Ken (Skip) Hallgarth, her sister Mona (Larry), brothers Clint, Ken and Brian (Rhonda), grandchildren Cadence, Jayden and Quinton, and numerous family and friends.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Friday, January 29, 2016 – 1:00 PM at Yates Funeral Chapel, 4470 Gertrude Street, Port Alberni.

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