Elizabeth (Bette) Louise Sneed of Kamloops passed away on August 5, 2018 at 89 years of age. She is survived by her husband Bill Sneed and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by her sons Anthony (Tony) and Nathan, her father and mother, Charles and Mary Kostering, siblings Dora (Sweet), Conrad (Sonny), Eva (Ivy), Irene, Daisy and Charles (Buck).
Bette was born on October 29, 1928 in Clinton, BC. Her childhood years were spent on the Sheep and Wool Ranch at Big Bar. The family moved to Clinton and Bette eventually ended up in Kamloops where she met her husband to be, Bill. They fell in love were married and shortly thereafter moved to the USA. They were blessed with two beautiful boys. Bette, Tony and Nathan travelled together across North America following Bill on his pipeline journeys, making many friends along the way. They eventually ended up in Kamloops where Bette always had an open door, hosted many family dinners and was a matriarch to her family. Bette was loved by all and will be greatly missed.
A Celebration of Bette’s Life will take place at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at the Kamloops Funeral Home, 285 Fortune Drive.
Special thanks to: the 6th floor nurses at RIH for their kind and caring spirit at a very difficult time.