Phyllis Orion “Treva” Dakin Burton

Birth
Frankford, Hastings County, Ontario, Canada
Death 9 Dec 2009 (aged 91–92)
Smithers, Bulkley-Nechako Regional District, British Columbia, Canada
Burial Smithers, Bulkley-Nechako Regional District, British Columbia, Canada
Plot Block: 4 Lot: 204
Memorial ID 141653865 · View Source
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IN SADNESS AND CELEBRATION OF TREVA BURTON Who passed away at her home in Telkwa, BC on December 9, 2009, surrounded by her family. She was 92. Born Phyllis Dakin in Frankfort Ontario her family moved to a farm in the Bull River area of the East Kootenay in 1921. She married Geoff Burton in 1940 when she was 24 and they lived in several BC communities including Sheep Creek, Retallick, Vernon, Williams Lake, Quesnel, Golden and finally in 1971, Windermere. She was predeceased by her husband, Geoff, in 2001 and in 2004 Treva came to the Bulkley Valley. She leaves behind four children, five grandchildren, and one great grandchild; as well as many friends and family throughout the Columbia/Kootenay region and Bulkley Valley. She will be sorely missed.

BC Royal Museum Archives Marriage Registry Number 1940-09-500418
Phyllis Orion Dakin married Geoffrey Spedding Burton on 16 Oct 1940 in Kimberley, B.C.


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  • Created by: Dirk928
  • Added: 22 Jan 2015
  • Find a Grave Memorial 141653865
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Phyllis Orion “Treva” Dakin Burton (1917–9 Dec 2009), Find a Grave Memorial no. 141653865, citing Smithers Cemetery, Smithers, Bulkley-Nechako Regional District, British Columbia, Canada ; Maintained by Dirk928 (contributor 48614720) .