Anne Margaret McAvoy passed away on March 30, 2007 in Hope, B.C. at the age of 93 years. She was predeceased by her husband, James and her daughter, June.
Anne is survived by her loving family: children, Ken (Betty), Patricia (Steve), Gary (Sharon), Allan (Mary) and Grant (Michele), grandchildren: Ken Jr., Kelly, Kevin, Keith, Cathy, Lee, Linda, Scott, Kim, Theresa, Stewart, Byron, Brad, Allan Jr., Tamara, Randine, Natasha, Nathan, Amber and Jessica, 28 great grandchildren, and her sister, Julia Matthewson of Alberta.
Anne was a very devoted Catholic, an avid gardener and Rosearian, and spent 50+ years as a Legion Auxiliary member.
A Traditional Service was held on Wednesday, April 04, 2007 @ 11 a.m. at Our Lady of Good Hope Catholic Church, 671 Water Avenue, Hope B.C. with Father John Tritschler as Celebrant. Prayers were held at the same Church on Tuesday, April 03, 2007 @ 11 a.m. The Burial took place following the Service at the Our Lady of Good Hope Catholic Cemetery, 527 Coquihalla Street, Hope, B.C. A Reception was also held, in the Church hall following the Burial.
In lieu of flowers a donation can be made to the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #228, PO Box 618, Hope, B.C. V0X 1L0 in Anne’s memory.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to Dr. Nyirenda, the staff at the Fraser Canyon Hospital, the staff at Riverside Manor, the Holding family and the Dufresne sisters.
Mountainside Funeral Home was entrusted with the arrangements 604-869-8229.