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Geraldine Driver

Date of Death: October 6, 2022


Geri Driver passed away peacefully at her home in Maple Bay on Thursday, October 6th, 2022, at the age of 79.

She suffered bravely through three spinal operations, and after many years of tenacity, finally gave in to the pain.

Geri was surrounded by her family; her loving husband of 61 years Harry, son Blair, daughter Lori- Anne, brother Randy (& wife Linda) and her grandchildren Chelsea (& husband Nicolas), Vance, Logan, and her extended family Sharon MacDonald and Dale Baltzer.

Geri was born in Edmonton Alberta in 1943, and in 1973 moved to the Cowichan Valley with her husband where they raised a family and grew a successful business. She was a driven and extremely hard-working woman; she was a keen traveller and also a gifted artist; instructing pottery lessons and designing two homes for her family.

Through her life she showed fierce dedication to her family and in her later years displayed remarkable bravery and fortitude in the face of deteriorating health.

We would like to Thank Dr. Sanders, The Cowichan Hospice Palliative Care and The Community Health Nurses (East) for the care and incredible support that was shown.

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From: H.W. Wallace Cremation & Burial Centre

H.W. Wallace Cremation & Burial Centre staff send our condolences to family and friends.

From: Jim+Shelley Gray
Relation: Friends

Gerry we will miss you. Always in our hearts and memories 💕

From: Luella Killen
Relation: Geri was a Friend as she and Harry employed Me for several years for which I am very grateful.

Deeply saddened to hear of Geri’s passing, a wonderful Person in all walks of life, it was a pleasure to have known her and her Family.

From: D and D Waring
Relation: Friends

So sorry to hear, condolences to the Driver family

From: Hume and Cathrine Waring

Sorry to hear of Geri’s passing. Fondly remember late nights at the farm and the accursed C11s piled up beside her wreathed in smoke.

From: Michael and Ulla Williams
Relation: Duncan Flying Club, Crofton Pulp & Paper

Sending sincere sympathy and condolences to the family. We didn’t know Geri well but knew how important and loved she was to her family and friends. She will be missed yet not forgotten..

From: Barry Watson
Relation: Friend

Harry. Suzanne and I want to say how sorry we are to hear about
Geri. Losing a life long companion is a painful period in life and one we do not look forward to. Our deepest sympathy to the rest of the family as well. We know there will be wonderful memories to cherish.

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