JACQUELINE LENORE HAUSER
March 12, 1929 – January 31, 2021
With heavy hearts we announce the passing of Our Dear Mother, Grandmother & Great Grandmother Jacqueline Lenore Hauser (nee Christmas) in Langley, BC on January 31, 2021 at the age of 91.
Mom was born in Saskatoon, SK on March 12,1929, the only child of Fred & Clara Christmas, they resided in Vancouver until the 1933 outbreak of smallpox in the City, then moved to rural Langley where Mom enjoyed living the duration of her life.
Family & Friends described her as full of life, young at heart, feisty, vibrant, & very classy.
Dad ( Bingo) & Mom met in 1948 while he was working his exotic animal sideshow & Mom was selling tickets & cotton candy at the Shrine Circus Show at the Vancouver Seaforth Armoury. They were married on May 1, 1950, Mom said "went back to work the next day" soon they built their successful Company West Coast Amusements.
Dad predeceased Mom in 2015, together 65 years. They bequeathed an everlasting legacy to treasure forever. Mom loved animals, especially her many Yorkshire terriers, sunshine vacations, bowling, crib, bingo, & most of all shopping at her Dear friends Ella's in Langley. Quite the Role Model, she worked until she was 87 towing her 45` Fifth Wheel RV behind the large dually pickup throughout Western Canada on the carnival circuit. Some of her achievements were the 2004 President of the Ladies Auxiliary Showmens League of America, Showperson of the Year 2012 for Northwestern Showmens Club, active member of Canadian Association of Fairs & Exhibitions, Western Canada Fairs, & BC Fairs & Events.
Mom is survived by her daughter Laura Hibbs (Max), Son Robert (Wendy), her Grandchildren; Stephanie Buttazzoni (Rino), Rob Hauser (Tarah), Erin Kidd (Steve),Jaclyn Benson (Darcy), Tina Hibbs, Alex Hibbs (Jessica), Great Grandchildren; Dylan, Mirko, Zachary, Diego, Levi, Kelly, Kessler & darling Olivia.
"We`ll miss you GG "
Our Family sincerely Thanks the caring, compassionate Staff at LMH, Dr Myers always professional, of Ft Langley, Julia at JB Salon, our Angels Marilyn Thompson & Lynn Palmer for their unconditional Love & support, & Gwen`s enduring kindness at Henderson's Funeral Home.
A private service will be held for the immediate Family. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Charity of Your Choice.