Emily Mary Stewart

Stewart – Emily Mary, of Courtenay, passed away peacefully at home in the presence of her loving family on Monday, January 21st, 2002. Mary was predeceased by her husband “Wassy”, in 1980 and will be dearly missed by her daughters: Louise Stewart of Kelowna, Lorrie and husband Neil Blackburn of Courtenay, Heather and husband Roy Buchanan of Victoria, and son Roy Stewart of Courtenay; grandchildren: Trina Doig of Kelowna, Cory Doig and Jenny Lyttle of Courtenay, Stewart, Katherine and Nicholas Blackburn of Courtenay, Kannon Jones, Wilson and Susan Stewart of Courtenay; great-grandsons Bradly and Justin Doig of Courtenay, as well as her nieces, Barbara Stewart of Edmonton, Audrey Stewart of Ottawa and families. Mary moved to the Valley in 1974 from Williams Lake and was very active in the United Church, Eastern Star, was a Senior Peer Counselor and a member of St. Joseph’s Hospital Auxiliary. She leaves behind, many close friends. A Service of Remembrance will be held from the Chapel of COMOX VALLEY FUNERAL HOME and CREMATION SERVICES, 1101 RYAN ROAD on Monday, January 28th at 10:00 am. Private family internment will follow later, at Courtenay Civic Cemetery. For those wishing, donations in Mary’s memory to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, P.O. Box 1225, Comox, B.C., V9N 7Z8, would be appreciated.