Roberta G. McEwen July 3, 1936 - October 30, 2012 It is with a heavy heart that we wish to inform you of the passing of Roberta McEwen.
She died at Nanaimo Regional Hospital, on October 30th, 2012, following surgery to repair the hip she broke in a fall in her apartment.
Roberta was born in Montreal on July 3rd, 1936. She is pre-deceased by her parents, Ira and Mary McEwen, and her brothers Terry and Rod. She is survived by sisters Jessie (William Rattray) and Helen (Hay), as well as by her brother William (Tory McEwen).
Left behind to mourn are her sons Ira and Eric. Ira lives in Australia with his wife Roslyn and daughter Alexandra Jade. Eric makes his home in England with wife Kay.
Roberta retired from Westcoast Energy and lived in Parksville on Vancouver Island.
There will be no funeral as per her request but we invite you to leave condolences and reminiscences at www.firstmemorial.com