Beatrice Delane, BA’50

Beatrice Delane

Bea Delane (née Louie) passed away peacefully in Vancouver, BC, on June 21, 2019. Bea received her BA in psychology and thereafter continued to work in the family business, the H.Y. Louie Company Limited. Bea married Gerald Delane (a UBC Engineering graduate) in 1963 at Chown Memorial Church in Vancouver. After raising daughters Jill and Heather, she returned to the workforce, taking positions at the City of Vancouver and later on with the BC Lottery Corporation. She was predeceased by her parents, Hok Yat and Young Shee Louie, and by brothers Tim, Tong, William, Ernest, Quan, John, Edward, Willis, and Kenny. Bea was a family‑oriented and caring person and will be fondly remembered as a loving mother, aunt, sister, grandmother, and loyal friend.