ABRAHAMSON Margaret (Lorene)With great sadness we announce the passing of Margaret (Lorene) Abrahamson on June 10, 2009 at St James Cottage Hospice. Many thanks to all the staff for their gentle, loving care. Lorene was born September 17, 1933 in Revelstoke BC. She resided in Richmond where she raised her family and started her career as volunteer co-ordinator for Richmond Services. She later moved to Vancouver and directed the volunteer program at St. Paul's Hospital and was involved with the Elizabeth Fry Society. She loved to golf and was a member of the Vancouver Lawn and Bowling Club. She will be deeply missed by her family and many friends. Survived by her loving daughter Gillian, son Brian, grandsons Jacob and Jordon, her brother John (Maureen) and her dear friend, Betty. A private celebration of her life will be held in July. Donations can be made to the St. James Cottage Hospice.