TEES, Lisa Marie

July 11, 1970 – July 2, 2014

It is with great sadness we announce Lisa’s passing at Victoria Hospice. She lost her hard fought battle with Breast Cancer in the early hours of the morning with her closest family by her side. Lisa was born in Calgary, Alberta but she was raised and educated in Vernon, BC. The last almost 20 years were spent in Victoria, BC. Lisa was on leave from her employment as a Communications Director with the provincial government. She loved her job and made many friends throughout the 10 years of her active employment. She will be forever missed and mourned by many but especially her devoted husband Michael Dustin. She is further survived by her mother, Clara Tees, her brother JL Tees (Michelle), his daughter Coralee Tees, Michael’s mother Cheryl (Mike Cockwell), brother Corey (Sharon), and Corey’s daughter Kayla Grabia, Mike’s Dad William Dustin (Cecelia). She will be greatly missed by her almost family Samantha Howard. In addition she is mourned by her wonderful cohort of fabulous friends as well as many relatives throughout Canada. Lisa was predeceased by her father John Tees in 2006. Lisa’s family would like to thank her many friends who were there for her throughout her life and especially during her illness. She had many doctors but special thanks go to Dr. Sharon Allen, and Dr. Judith Finlayson as well as the nurses and staff at the Cancer Center. As per her wishes there will be no public service. Everyone is invited to leave a tribute at In lieu of flowers please make a donation to a charity of your choice.

Vernon Morning Star

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