Leanore Copeland July 21, 1946 - May 04, 2021 Born in Canada Leanore moved to Richmond in 2009, before which she obtained a University of Alberta arts degree, then taught high school English. After a Masters degree she pursued many business, political, artistic and entertainment endeavours. Leanore was charming, intelligent, witty and elegant, with an energy that enriched all around her. She is survived by her loving husband Martin, daughters Leah and Tracey, four grandchildren Hannah, Harrison, Isaac and Sonja, sister Marlie and brother Jack. Leanore loved to travel, was enthusiastic about the arts, be it symphony, opera, ballet, paintings, theatre, dance and was an accomplished pianist. Her friends have described her as a force of nature, full of love and goodwill, enthusiastic about life, vibrant, sophisticated, vivacious, unique, charming, high-spirited, stylish, full of positivity, caring, quick-of-wit, brilliant, possessing a great sense of humour, full of laughter, possessing a winning smile and a zest for life. May she rest in peace.