Jun 24, 1941 - Jan 4, 2013
Marion passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family. She was born and grew up in Dunoon, Scotland where she married in 1960. Emigrating in 1965 with her husband Andrew and two daughters, settling in Delta. Though still with an affection for her native country she soon became a proud Canadian. Her family was completed with the arrival of two sons.
Marion was a hard working, friendly person with an infectious cheeriness. She was much loved by her family and many friends. An active participant in a number of organizations., she loved camping, RVing, ceramics and later snow birding in Yuma. A month long trip to Australia was a favourite memory and she enjoyed trips back to Scotland. She adored her grandchildren.
Her latter years were marred by dementia which she bore with amazing courage and fortitude, remaining true to her kind and happy nature to the end..
She is mourned by her husband and children Moira ( Darren), Mandy ( Tom), John and Andy ( Laura), and her grandchildren, Ken, Gord (Mallory), Kirstie (Burgess), Tiffany, Logan, Samantha, Justin, Joelle, Kyle and Josh ,great grandchildren Brodie and Lydia and relatives in Scotland, Australia and the United States.
Her family thanks all at Deltaview for the loving gentle care that she received there. A special thanks to music therapist Sidney for indulging Marion's joy of music. A memorial service will be held at Delta View Life Enrichment Centre, 9321 Burns Drive Delta, BC on Friday, Jan 11, 2013 at 12:00
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Deltaview Volunteer Society.