Darrell Levern McKay

McKAY, Darrell Levern

September 2, 1932 ~ June 30, 2004

Passed away in Victoria, BC after a short, brave struggle with cancer.

He is survived by his loving wife Elsie of 48 years, children Wendy (Doug), Beverly (Darcy), Linda (Guy), Neil (Desteney), grandchildren Chelsea, Shayla, Jonas, Alden, Haedon, Steven, Taryn, Cody and great grandchild Sydney. Also left to mourn, in-laws Naida McKay and Anthony King of Ontario; Kauno and Audrey Kattelus of Yahk and Aino and Sey Robinson of Calgary and their families as well as many nieces and nephews in Ontario. He was also a good friend to so many and will be forever missed by everyone whose lives he touched. A wonderful man with a great sense of humor, he had a passion for fishing and camping and especially travel, having driven across Canada twice. Active his whole life, he was a former member of the Coquitlam Community Lions, Coombs Old-Time Fiddlers, the P.G.O.S.A. Parksville Eagles and Eagles-on Wheels.

A special thank you to the staff of the BC Cancer Agency and The Royal Jubilee Hospital in Victoria for the loving care provided.

The service will be held at St. Stephens United Church, 150 Village Way, Qualicum, BC on Tuesday, July 6, 2004 at 1:30 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the BC Cancer Foundation, 2410 Lee Ave., Victoria, BC, V8R 6V5. Email tributes to the family may be offered at: yatesfuneral@shaw.ca.

YATES FUNERAL SERVICE & CREMATORIUM (248-5859) in care of arrangements. “Please hug someone today°

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