Born March 27,1929 in Caron, Sask. Died July 22, 2005 in Burns Lake, B.C.

Mom passed away suddenly but peacefully, after a hard fought battle with heart disease and cancer.

She was survived by her children: Geri (Murray) Stevens, Burns Lake, B.C.; Darlene (David) Barwell, Moose Jaw, Sask.; Wayne (Sandra) Franklin, Winnipeg, Man.; Warren Franklin, Calgary, Alberta; Mac (Karen) Tillie, Moose Jay, Sack.; James Tillie, Prince Albert, Sask.; Marie (Bernie), Calgary Alberta.

Three brothers: Stuart (Winnifred) Coates, Spruce Grove, Alberta; Barry (Elise) Coates, Fort McMurray, Alberta; Harvey (Wanda) Coates, Saskatoon, Sask.

Stella was predeceased by both her parents, Hazel and Stanley Coates, and two brothers, Gerald and Marvin.

She will be sadly missed by all her children, family, numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, aunts, uncles and friends.

No service by request. A celebration of her life will be held at a later date.

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