Dr. Michael Joseph Foley
May 2, 1926 – September 10, 2016
Dr. Michael Foley passed peacefully at Qualicum Manor on September 10th, 2016. Beloved husband of the late Nuala and dear partner of Pearl. Brother of Derry, Eileen, Margaret, Elizabeth and the late Barbara and Billy. Michael will be sadly missed by his family, cousins, sister in law, nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, extended family and friends. Michael qualified as a Doctor in 1950 and practiced in Ireland and England before emigrating to Manitoba where he was a General Practitioner in the community of MacGregor.
He and Nuala retired to Qualicum Beach where they enjoyed golfing and bridge with good friends and traveling in their motor home. After Nuala’s death he moved to The Gardens at Qualicum Beach and had nearly 10 years of new friends and activities. Michael played his last game of bridge just a few months before his passing at age 90.
A Memorial Mass will be held September 30th, 2016 at 10:30am at the
Church of the Ascension, 877 Wembley Road, Parksville, BC.
Reverend Karam Alraban will be officiating.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Michael’s memory to Medecins Sans Frontieres, 720 Spadina Avenue, Suite 402, Toronto, ON M5S 2T9, the Royal College of Surgeons, 123 St Stephen’s Green, Dublin 2, Ireland or a charity of your choice.
To send a condolence to the family please visit www.yatesfuneral.ca
YATES FUNERAL SERVICE & CREMATORIUM
(250-248-5859) in care of arrangements.