Mary (May)

It is with deepest regrets that we announce the passing of our mother, Mary (May) Stacey. May was born in Paisley, Scotland on July 2nd, 1921 and passed away on October 6th, 2013 at the age of 92.

May leaves behind: sons, Brian (Ann), Ian (Diana), Tom (Lorraine); daughters, Margaret (Harold), and Pat; twelve grandchildren and sixteen great grandchildren. She also leaves behind her sisters-in-law, cousins, many nieces, nephews and good friends. May was predeceased by her loving husband, Martin; daughter Sandra; granddaughter Tracey; her parents, James and Mary Ormsby; and brother Hugh.

The family would like to thank all of the Care Aides who helped Mom in the last two years, the staff at the Vernon hospital, the kind staff at Monashee Mews in Lumby and the ambulance attendants.

Celebration of Life will be held at Pleasant Valley Funeral Home on Saturday, October 19th, 2013 from 10:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Flowers gratefully declined. Contributions in memory of May may be made to the B.C. Cancer Foundation, 399 Royal Avenue, Kelowna, B.C. V1Y 5L3.

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