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Friday October 20, 2017

HEMELRIJK, Prue
Peacefully in her sleep on October 1st in her 91st year. Youngest daughter of Edward and Nora Frances HEMELRIJK, Prue came to Canada in 1955, and was a copy editor at MacLean's Magazine under Pierre Berton, later editorial assistant to Peter C. Newman. Prue was a musician and music lover par excellence. A private cremation has taken place, according to her wishes. A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, November 3rd at Christ Church Cathedral in Victoria. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Christ Church Music Endowment Fund. For further information contact poet-sheila@hotmail.ca

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