Mackay Margaret “Peggy” Doris
It is with great sadness the children of Margaret “Peggy” Doris Mackay announce Mom passed away on April 30, 2013 at Chilliwack General Hospital at age 78 years. Mom was born November 1, 1934 in Premier, BC. She is survivied by her 5 children Danny (Jackie), Ron (Marlene), Wendy (Tony), Linda (Alan) and Susan. Mom had 8 grandchildren Leanne (Ted), Heather (Ryan), Tyler (Angela), Katrina, Stephanie (Cam), Cassy (Emilio), Stephen (Tatiana) and Spencer. Mom had 4 great grand daughters, Brooklyn, Tori, Avery and Kenzie. She was predeaced by her husband Don Mackay in 1995, also her parents George & Thirza Deasty, step mother Olive Deasty, sister Betty and brother Stan. Mom was a wonderful Mom, Grandma, Great Grandma, Aunt, Great Aunt, sister in law, cousin and friend to many. She worked as a nurses aide for many years starting in her younger days at the TB hospital in Vancouver, also at Glenwood Hospital in Agassiz and Extended Care at Chilliwack Hospital. When Mom retired she volunteered at the hospital with the service league for many years. Mom first priority was always her family she was the most loving and caring mother and grandma. She loved to bake, cook family dinners, garden, casinos, prior to our Dad passing away they loved to camp and fish and also she loved to Cruise with her travelling partner Ethel. Mom moved back to Agassiz a year ago to the beautiful Cheam Village, Mom loved living there with her friends and loved all the amazing Staff. The Family want to thank eveyone for their love and support, Special thanks to Jane the staff and the residents of Cheam Village, the nursing staff at Chilliwack General Hospital on the 5th floor NU ward you were all so amazing. A Memorial Service will be held at Agassiz United Church Saturday May 11, 2013 at 2 PM.
Memorial Donations may be made to Children’s Hospital or Heart & Stroke Foundation.