Joy MURRAY

MURRAY, Joy. April 24, 1932 – February 1, 2014. Joy passed away peacefully on February 1, 2014 after years of declining health. She was born in Surdar, BC and lived most of her life in Hope. Joy married Doug Murray in 1950. She loved to travel to warm places, especially to the island of Hawaii, taught ceramic classes and was an active member of the Hospital Auxiliary for many years. Joy is survived by her husband, Doug, daughters Linda and Sandra (Len Gurski), her niece, Lynn Carmichael (Ken) and her sister Georgia. Special thanks go to the staff of the Fraser-Hope Lodge, who have provided exceptional care to Joy in the last two years, and to Nurse Practitioner, Linda Yearwood for her care in the final stages of Joy’s life. In lieu of flowers please make donations to the hospital auxiliary. A Memorial Tea will be held in Joy’s honour on Friday, February 7, 2014 at #10 – 659 Douglas St. from 2:00 – 4:00.