Isabella Margaret Gloria “Heather” EWONUS

EWONUS, Isabella

Margaret Gloria “Heather”

February 16th, 1920 ~ February 7th, 2008

Born in Dunfermline, Scotland, Isabella died peacefully in Qualicum Beach, BC after a long struggle with Alzheimer’s Disease. Predeceased by her husband, John, in 1988.

She will be remembered with love by her children John (Mary), George (Lindy), Heather-Jean (Robert McDonald) and her grandchildren, Steven (Jacqueline), Paul, Matthew (Hayley), Michelle (Robin), John, Jason (Cici), Brandon, Cortney Ewonus, and James, Andrew and Jeffrey McDonald; great grandchildren Daniel, Julia, Bailey, Michaela and Diego. Also remembered lovingly by her cousin and best friend, Edna Petersen and many good friends in Qualicum Beach, Parksville and Vancouver.

Isabella taught Special Education at Lonsdale Elementary School in North Vancouver before retiring and moving to Parksville in 1989. Mum loved playing the piano and volunteered her time for many events in Parksville and Qualicum Beach.

To the staff at Qualicum Manor our family would like to express our gratitude and appreciation for your loving care to Mum.

Mass was celebrated on Monday, February 11, 2008 at 11:00 a.m. at the Church of the Ascension, 887 Wembley Road, Parksville, BC with Father Jozef Kobos officiating.

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In lieu of flowers, donations in Mum’s memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, Box 1299, Qualicum Beach, BC V9K 2S8; or Canadian Diabetes Association, 255-2000 Island Hwy. Brooks Landing, Nanaimo, BC V9S 5W3; or a charity of your choice would be appreciated.

YATES FUNERAL SERVICE & CREMATORIUM (248-5859) in care of arrangements.

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