June 22, 1921 ~ March 28, 2012
Our precious mother passed away quietly at 90 years old, after a vibrant life. Mom was always positive and ready to share her wonderful smile.
Mom was born in Witney, England, she moved to Altamont, Manitoba at the age of six where she met her husband Gordon McEwan. She was employed at Birch River and Thompson Hospitals as an accountant until her retirement. Mom and Dad moved to Nanaimo in 1980.
Predeceased by Gordon in 1998, survived by her daughters, Nancy (Earl Lowe) and Frances (Robin Arsenault); brother Dennis (Karen); sisters, Doreen, Elaine (Helge); brother-in-law, Don; grandchildren: Paula, Sheldon (Christine) Lowe, Owen, Alison and Julia Arsenault; great granddaughters, Paige and Chelsea Lowe, and great, great granddaughter Kendra Lowe.
Funeral services will be held at St. Paul’s Angelican Church, Wednesday, April 4th at 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Loaves and Fishes food-bank at 1009 Farquhar St., which was dear to Sheila’s heart.