May 1, 1935 to April 20th, 2003
Neil passed away peacefully in his home in Nanaimo, BC with his family by his side on Easter Sunday after a battle with cancer. Neil is survived by his daughters Leslie McAra and Sharon La France (David) and their mother Marion McAra all of Nanaimo, BC, grandsons Jesse
Stephens, and Elijah McAra- LaFrance, granddaughter Paige La France, brothers Donald McAra (Ruth) of Edmonton, AB and Keith McAra (Inis) of Terrace, BC, nephews Danny and Brian, and nieces Janice and Kelly. An open house is to be held at Neil’s daughter’s home at 260 Lady Rose Place in Nanaimo, BC from 12:00 pm til 3:00 pm on Saturday, April 26, 2003 with a private family memorial to be held on Friday, April 25, 2003.