Died peacefully on March 3, 2007 with her family by her side. Born in Alberta in 1916, she married Al Burdon and moved to Brentwood Bay in 1941 where they raised 5 children and were active in church and community. She married Fred Austin after Al’s death in 1967 and moved up island in 1977 where she was later widowed for a 2nd time. Alva’s life inspired 5 generations. She will be greatly missed. Memorial services at Brent-wood United Church Sat April 7-2pm followed by a social in the hall. No flowers please.

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