Lois passed at home January 3, 2016 surrounded by her loved ones after a courageous battle with cancer.

Lois was born in Port Alberni, BC on August 4, 1945 and remained a life long resident of Port Alberni.

Lois was predeceased by first husband Bill Morrison; parents Bud and Margaret Carter; sister Joan Gertken; in-laws Bill and Irene Morrison.

Lois is survived by her loving husband Ron Green, married 8 days shy of 31 years; sons, Bill (Cathy), Bob (Joanne), Clinton (Stacy), Chet Green and her loving daughter Lori (Don) Hamelin; 10 Grand-children, 3 great grand-children; her best friend Lorraine and many other family and friends.

Lois was an owner/operator and dispatcher for many years for Fairway Taxi. Lois loved serving the public and came home with many stories and laughs.

Thanks to Dr. Lund for many years of care and the home nurses and care aides for their great care. Donations made be made to Canucks Place in Lois memory. Flowers gratefully declined.

On Friday, January 8th the family is holding a memorial tea for Lois at the Somass Legion, 4680 Victoria Quay from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. Please come and share your memories with us.

If anyone would like to share stories or pictures, please go to www.YatesFuneral.ca

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