?Grant, Mary “Lois” (nee Porter)
Lois died peacefully at Royal Jubilee Hospital on November 2, leaving behind many loving nieces, nephews, caregivers and friends.
Born in Calgary in 1916, Lois grew up in Stettler Alberta. Having trained in stenography, Lois moved with husband John to Oak Bay during the 50s, and worked for the BC government till the late 70s.
A keen gardener and woodcarver, Lois also enjoyed, swimming, playing bridge, water-colour painting and going for walks. She liked a good laugh and was fond of giving friends unsolvable puzzles and delightful, witty
poems. She also loved her activity days at Oak Bay Lodge.