November 1, 1930 – March 31, 2019
We sadly announce the passing of Elizabeth Alice Louis Popoff on March 31, 2019 at Talarico Place in Castlegar, BC. Alice was born November 1, 1930 at Claybrick, BC.
Alice’s passions included gardening, singing, socializing, baking and cooking. She enjoyed knitting, crocheting, making comforters, embroidery, and attending Farmers Markets. Alice worked periodically as a cook, waitress, homemaker, picking fruit, in canneries and as a chambermaid.
Alice is lovingly survived by her sisters Tina Dutoff, Mary (John) Harasemow, daughters Bernice (Ken) McLean, Lorraine Popoff, grandchildren Scott (Melissa) Skinner, Corey (Amanda) Skinner, Richard (Sunkyun) Skinner, 9 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
Alice was predeceased by her husband Eli Popoff, brothers Brilliant, Fred, Mike, Nick Fominoff and grandchildren Lynn and Chad.
A funeral service was held Saturday, April 6, 2019 at the Appledale Hall, with interment at Perry Siding Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers donations in Alice’s memory may be made to the ISKRA. Castlegar Funeral Chapel in care of arrangements.