Ragna Matson

Ragna Matson

It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of our loving mother at Cairnsmore Place, Duncan, BC.

Ragna was born in Ordale, Saskatchewan, the daughter of Nils and Margit Sanrud. Predeceased by her husband Ellis, brother Adolf Sanrud and son-in-law Michael Langtry. Ragna will be greatly missed by her sisters-in-law Sigrid Sanrud and Amy Matson, her son Lloyd (Arlene), daughters Evelyn Langtry, Betty Matson, and Bernice (Jim) Jubenville, 7 grandchildren, Lonnie, Garry, Gordon, Karen, Jason, Jeffrey and Jackie, 12 great grandchildren 2 great great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

Ragna and Ellis were married in 1935 and raised their family in Saskatchewan and Lake Cowichan. Ragna was an active member of the Lake Cowichan Pentecostal Church for over 60 years.

Mom was a very gracious lady with a heart of love and joy and will be greatly missed by her family and friends.

A memorial Service was held to celebrate Mom`s life on Monday, November 28th at 2p.m. at Sands Funeral Chapel, 187 Trunk Rd, Duncan.

Special thanks to the wonderful staff at Cairnsmore Place who made a comfortable home for our mom for the past 3 years. In lieu of flowers a donation may be made to a charity of your choice.

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