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Dr. Sue Johnson – A Celebration of Life Ceremony

May 25th, 2024

Please join us as we gather to remember and celebrate the beautiful life of Sue Johnson. Sue touched the hearts of everyone she met with her kindness, compassion, and vibrant spirit. Her profound warmth and wise counsel brought comfort and joy to our lives, and her life’s work developing Emotionally Focused Therapy has improved the lives of millions.

We look forward to remembering Sue with you, celebrating the wonderful moments we had the privilege to share with her. The outpouring of support from this remarkable extended family of ours continues to shine a light on the impact that Sue had on all of us.

Sue’s Family

Event Information

This Ceremony with be in-person with limited seating available.

Event Start Time

Guests can start arriving at 1 pm Pacific Time (GMT−07:00). Guests will need to be seated by 1:50 pm. The live event will begin at 2:00 pm. The live streaming will run from 2:00 pm to approximately 3:00 pm.

The Program

There will be various speakers and video clips celebrating the wonderful life of Dr. Sue Johnson. Please note that there will be no open mic.

The Venue

Sue’s Celebration of life will take place at the:

Oak Bay Beach Hotel: 1175 Beach Drive, Victoria, BC. (Google Maps:

Following the Ceremony there will be opportunity for mingling and refreshments in the garden and foyer areas until 4:30 pm.

If you are travelling from out of town, there are many hotels available in Victoria. See here: You can also use services such as or AirBnb. The Victoria International Airport is about 40 minutes from downtown.

If you would prefer to stay at the hotel where the ceremony will take place, you can book your stay here: The hotel is offering a discount to attendees. When booking, under special codes in the rate code box enter: EVENT. You can also call the resort directly at 1-800-668-7758 and tell them the discount code.

RSVP for in-Person Attendance

Please RSVP. You will be sent a confirmation email. Please remember to either print the email confirmation out or show the email on your mobile device at the event.

If you will be attending with another individual, Please include their information here.