It is with great sadness Mary Young passed away March 9, 2008. Born December, 26, 1914, in Victoria, BC, Mary was the eldest of nine children. In 1933 she married Ho Mok Young and moved to Duncan. They operated a grocery business for many years and retired in 1968. Predeceased by her husband in 1977, she is survived by two sons, David (Gwen) in Nanaimo, and their children Darin (Edmonton) and Tara (Calgary) with her three children, D.J., Becky, and Gabrielle; Don (Doris) in Chilliwack and their children Jennifer (Vancouver), Christine (Vancouver), and Graeme (London, England). Mary was an active member of the Duncan United Church. She did volunteer work at the Senior Community Center Thrift Shop, and was a life member of the Duncan O.A.P. Mary enjoyed cooking, needle work, and gardening. Mary moved to Dufferin Place in Nanaimo, June 2003, where she lived until her passing. She will be greatly missed by family and friends. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the charity of your choice. A funeral service was held at Sands Funeral Chapel, 187 Trunk Road, Duncan, BC on Thursday, March 13, 2008 at 11:00 a.m. Online condolences may be offered at

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