Joseph Samuel McNabb


October 28, 1908 – November 21, 2007


Joe McNabb passed away in Cumberland, B.C. on November 21st, 2007 at the age of 99 years. He was predeceased by his wife of 53 years Dagny Marie, his son Joseph Frans, his granddaughter Jayne Johnson and his 3 brothers Albert, Donald and Gordon. Joe is survived and will be greatly missed by his daughters; Shirley (Jack) McDonald of Courtenay, Greta Carr-Hilton of Comox, Marilyn (Bert) Johnson of Winnipeg, Man. and Ethel Ashcroft of Courtenay as well as 13 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren. He was a locomotive engineer and retired from CPR in 1972. Rather than flowers, donations made in Joe’s memory to the charity of your choice would be gratefully appreciated. A special thank you to Dr. Woldnik and Dr. Helmer and the staff of the Special Care Unit at Cumberland Lodge, the family deeply appreciates and are very grateful for the excellent care and attention given to Joe during the time he was with you. Private family arrangements entrusted to COMOX VALLEY FUNERAL HOME, CREMATION & RECEPTION CENTRE, COURTENAY. A Memorial Service will be held at a later date in Ignace, Ontario.

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