February 14th, 1916 – January 31st, 2009
Born in Glasgow, Scotland and came to Canada with family as a young girl, Amy passed away peacefully with family in Courtenay, B.C. on January 31, 2009. She was predeceased by her husband William “Tyke” Surgenor and her son Bill Surgenor. Amy is survived and will be greatly missed by her son John Surgenor (Leah Larsen) of Cortes Island, her grandchildren; Robyn, Travis, Ryan, David and Aaron. She served as a Lieutenant in the Canadian Army Nurses Corps overseas from 1939 to 1945 during WWII. Amy settled in the Comox Valley after WWII and worked for Public Health until retirement. She was a member of the Eastern Star and during her leisure time enjoyed painting, pottery and carving. Amy was the most unselfish and generous person, always putting others before herself. She was much loved and will be deeply missed by her family and friends.