December 31, 1958 – February 22, 2019
Ian passed away on Feb. 22nd after a lengthy illness. The family would like to thank the staff at the new hospital in Courtenay for their compassionate care.
Predeceased by his father. Bill MacNaughton Ian is survived by his mother: Doris Wallace, his son Austin MacNaughton, Austin’s mother Kim MacNaughton, sister: Margot Yamagishi (Kunio), nephew Graeme (Lisa), niece Meghan (Andrew), nephew Akira, sister Janis MacNaughton, and many close friends and relatives.
Ian’s early years were spent in Cumberland and Courtenay. Ian enjoyed music, politics, sports but he excelled in the art. He attended UBC but graduated with Honours with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Art & Political Science from UVIC.
During his lifetime Ian developed a large body of art work, watercolour paintings, pen and ink drawings and painting with oil and acrylics on canvas, wood and metal. Ian’s work will be on display at his Celebration of Life.
A Burial Service will be held Friday March 8, 2019 at 1 pm at the Cumberland Cemetery. A Celebration of Life will follow at Fallen Alders Hall 3595 Royston Road from 2:00 pm – 700 pm.
Flowers gratefully declined. Donations accepted to the COMOXVALLEYARTGALLERY.COM.