Lois Banks passed away peacefully November 26, 2019 at the age of 105. She was born May 23, 1914 in Winnipeg, Manitoba to Ernest and Henrietta Stonehouse.
She is survived by her daughter Barbara Dixon and daughter-in-law Carol Banks; her grandchildren, Jennifer de Haan and spouse Paul, Curtis Banks, Sean Dixon and partner Dia Watts, Erin Dixon and partner Paula Bude; and three great grandchildren Ryan, Evan and Lucas; and her many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband Harold (Bud) Banks and her son Ken Banks.
There will be a Celebration of Life at St. Paul’s Anglican Church 10127 – 145 Street NW, Edmonton, Alberta on January 11, 2020 at 1:30 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to one of her favourite charities: The Alberta Diabetes Foundation www.albertadiabetesfoundation.com or the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada www.mssociety.ca.
The family of Lois would like to express their heartfelt thanks to the staff of St. Thomas Health Centre for the wonderful care she received while she resided there.