In loving memory ~
Clarkia was born in Hatzic BC at her family home. She was a long time resident of Takysie Lake.
She married Desmond Monkman on August 22, 1953 and they had almost 59 years together. They lived in Vancouver, Port Moody and Takysie Lake. After Dad passed away Mom lived in Logan Lake and Prince George.
Clarkia was an amazing artist. Many people have her crafts including oil painting, ceramics, sketches, flower arrangements, and knitted items.
Clarkia passed away at home in Prince George with family by her side.
She is predeceased by her loving husband Des Monkman and grandson Tory Wiebe. Clarkia is lovingly missed by her children Dee Carlson, Gary (Anne) Monkman, Judy (Jake) Wiebe, Randy Monkman; grandchildren Jozell Carlson, Cole Monkman, Colin (Morgan) Carlson, Jarrod (Raina) Wiebe. Great grandchildren Paetyn and Raylee Carlson and brother and sister-in-law's many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Clarkia's celebration of life will be held April 23, 2022 at the Northwood Motor Inn in Prince George BC at 2:00 PM.
In lieu of flowers please donate to a charity of your choice in her name.