Bea Preston

The family of Bea Preston are sad to announce her passing on June 25th, 2015. Bea was born on her grandparents farm at Dragon Lake on May 24, 1925, the first child for her parents, Jim and Helen Moriss.

Bea and Jack were married in Kamloops on March 31st, 1945. They have resided in their home on Dragon Hill Road for 48 years.

Bea is survived by Jack, her loving husband of 70 years; her children Bob (Lorraine), Don, Colleen (Russell), Dave (Nancy), Ken (Michelle); 10 grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren, 1 great great grandchild; her 3 sisters Inez Jacques, Phyllis Black (Jim), Lillian Hansson (Harry) and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her son Gary and her parents.

Bea was a cub leader. She volunteered at the Cancer Office in Quesnel for 41 years. She was a substitute teacher for the Quesnel School District.

At Bea’s request, there will be no service.


In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Canadian Cancer society or a charity of your choice.