Mervyn McCULLOUGH

McCullough, Mervyn George. Born in Agassiz June 12, 1929, passed away October 7, 2013 in Cheam Village with his family at his side. Merv is survived by his wife Minnie, his children Darrell (Julie), Pam (Brian), grandchildren Monica (Jamie), Dylan, Jen (Monte) and his daughter-in-law Diane. As well as great-grandchildren.

Merv was a Correctional Officer with Corrections Canada at A.C.W.C., Elbow Lake, Mountain and Kent. In his younger years he played softball, coached senior girls softball as well as local softball and umped many games. He belonged to the Agassiz Fire Dept. for 30 years, the Elks Club and Masons in Agassiz. A regular blood donor; receiving, a certificate for donating over 100 pints of blood. He was well known in the community as the Ticket Man, selling lottery tickets for many years for the Elks Lodge. He was an avid BC Lions fan, attending many games.

Merv was happiest when he was surrounded by his family, telling his stories, and sharing his special sense of humour. He will be missed by all of us. At his request, there will be no service.