McCarty, Aileen Edna
Born May 3, 1951, Toronto, Ontario. Died at home September 1, 2003, Courtenay, BC. Aileen grew up in the Comox Valley. She is survived by her loving husband, Don McCarty. Predeceased by her mother, Grace; father, Jim; sister, Michele. She is also survived by her brothers: Pat, Ken, Ed; and her sisters: Kathleen and Rebecca. Leaving behind her beloved children: (bio and step) Celena, Nathan, Fabian, Dawn and Elizabeth. Grandchildren: Olivia, Trae, Rudi, Gerod, Austin, Aurya, Bryce, Ken, Sorcha, and Tyler. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Aileen’s name to Pug Rescue or Animal Protection of your choice or Cancer “Ovarian” Donations.
Special thanks to Dr. Tancon, Dr. Chartrand, Dr. Tien, and Dr. McNeil, who did their best in caring for Aileen, and to the Home Support Nurses and Hospice for their kindness and support for Aileen and her family during her long “journey” with cancer.
Memorial Service – 11:00 am, Saturday, September 6, Piercy’s Funeral Home, 440 England Ave., Courtenay. Reception to follow.