Murray Edward Hamilton

HAMILTON, Murray Edward

1916 – 2005



Murray Edward Hamilton died peacefully at the Arrowsmith Lodge on Sunday, October 16, 2005 with family members and friends by his side. He was 89 years old.

Murray was a veteran of World War II. He settled in Winnipeg, Manitoba and worked for Imperial Oil. He and Helen retired to Qualicum Beach, BC in 1978. Murray was past president of two Legion Branches, Branch 215 in Winnipeg and Branch 76 in Qualicum Beach. He was past president of the Lions Club in Parksville, a member of East St. Paul, Manitoba council and long time member of Eaglecrest Golf Club, Qualicum Beach.

He is survived by his wife of over 60 years, Helen; sons Dwight (Carol), Scott (Angie) and Greg; one grandchild and 2 great grandchildren and his sister Ruth.


A Memorial Service will be held Friday, October 21, 2005 at 1:00 pm at the Eaglecrest Golf Club, 2035 Island Highway, Qualicum Beach

A reception will follow


The family would like to thank the Arrowsmith Lodge staff as well as many friends for all their care and support.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Arrowsmith Rest Home Society Furnishing Fund, 266 Moilliet St., Parksville, BC V9P

1M9. Attention: “Home-Away-From-Home” to go towards furnishing a room in Murray Hamilton’s memory.