Billie Hocken

Died: Sun., Aug. 14, 2011

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In Loving Memory of
Whilarene “Billie” Loris Hocken
Passed away peacefully surrounded by family  at Great Northern Nursing Centre on Sunday August 14, 2011 at the age of 91.
Predeceased by her parents Irene (nee Orr), Wm. Mitchell (1920) and Russ McCannell (1994)
Loving mother of
Maxine (Ken) Jewitt of Sault Ste. Marie,
Dianne (Brian) Shillington of Vulcan, Alberta,
Bob (Jean) Hocken of Kelowna, BC,
Cherished grandmother of
Mary Anne (Bob) Cowdrey,
David Jewitt,
Karen (Brent) Derochie,
Sandra (Andrew) Vogan,
Gary (Connie) Shillington,
Ken (Jennifer) Shillington,
Tricia (Roy) Vogt,
Proud great grandmother of
Michael & Jennifer Cowdrey,
Jordan & Breanne Derochie,
Luke & Katie Vogan,
Matthew Shillington,
Liam & Quinn Shillington
Greg & April Wardell.
Billie was a lifelong resident of Little Current & area.  Billie had many hobbies over the years including; curling, baseball, playing cards, gardening, doing crosswords, knitting and entertaining.  Billie was a long-time Canada Post Employee in Little Current.
She always had a house and yard full of family and friends on Haweater Weekend.  Billie was in the Soo for the past seven months, but with family support came for her last Haweater Weekend.  Above all Billie was devoted to her family and will be greatly missed.
7-9 pm Thursday at Island Funeral Home
Funeral Service 11:00 a.m. Friday August 19, 2011 at Island Funeral Home
Burial in Mountainview Cemetery
Donations to Little Current United Church, Heart and Stroke Foundation or local charities.

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Jack & Joyce Hocken, Linda & Bill Hocken,
   Posted Thu August 18, 2011
We would like to offer our condolences at this time of loss. Aunt Billie will be remembered for her hospitality and kindness. One always felt welcome when visiting. We regret that we will be unable to attend her funeral in person, but we will be there in spirit. Aunt Billie will live on in our memories. A donation will be made to the Little Current United Church in her name.

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