Doreen Evelyn Wood

January 31, 2020
Doreen Evelyn Wood passed away on January 31, 2020 after a courageous battle with cancer. In her youth she was a highland dancer and a BC Lions cheerleader. As a young woman she worked at Leith and Dyke Customs Broker. She continued to work at various jobs including market research. She married Norman and raised their two children Evelyn and James in Langley. Upon Norm’s retirement they moved to Barriere, BC to be closer to the family cabin. After Norm’s death in 2016 she moved to Chilliwack to be closer to her daughter.
Doreen was predeceased by her husband Norm, parents Eva and Herbert White, brothers John, Bill and Bob. She is survived by her daughter Evelyn and grandsons Caleb, Rhys and Lydeon, son James and his partner Angela and their son Linken, brother Ron his wife Dale, sisters-in-law Mary, Istafiah and Rose as well as many nieces, nephews and cousins both in BC and Ontario.
A celebration of Doreen’s life will take place on Saturday, February 22 at 1:00 pm at the Richmond Funeral Home, 8420 Cambie Road, Richmond, BC. In lieu of flowers donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.


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