October 1, 1945 – March 14, 2020
After a brief battle with cancer Vera passed away March 14, 2020 with her loved ones at her side. Vera was born on October 1, 1945 in Trail, BC. She was raised on the Konkin farm in Tarrys. She lived there until her marriage to Nick Popoff in 1963. They had 2 children, Patty and Danny. Vera and Nick lived in the same house in Ootischenia until her death. She loved to spoil her family with Doukhobor goodies, plenty of baking and homemade slippers. She enjoyed gardening and especially her lilac trees.
Vera is survived by her husband Nick, daughter Patty, son-in-law Stu and grandson Kyle. As well as her brother Sam and his children Aaron, Jasmine, Tiffaney, great niece Diana and new addition Charlotte along with their families.
She was predeceased by her son Danny, parents Sam and Vera Konkin, brothers Dave and Andy and his daughter Stacey.
Special thanks to Elaine for your kindness and support. Thank you to the staff of Talarico Place for the exceptional care and love you showed Mom.
No service by request. As an expression of sympathy please consider a donation in Vera’s name to Talarico Place.
Rest now your work here is done.
You are invited to leave a personal message of condolence at the family’s online register at www.castlegarfuneral.com
Castlegar Funeral Chapel
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