August 1, 1941 – August 22, 2013
Passed away in Comox on August 22, 2013.
Born Margaret Gwendolyn Scott-Wright (Lynne) Aug. 1, 1941 in Duncan, B.C. at 12:01AM.
Lynne is predeceased by father Charles Douglas Wright and mother Eunice McLeod. She is survived by husband Johannes Jozephus Marinus, children; Terri, Shawn (Marian), Margaret (Felipe), Heather (Steve), and Alison (Dana), grandchildren; Lindsay, Kelsey and Mikaela, Christina, Toni, Christine, Stephanie and Kari-Anne, 2 great grandchildren; Tony Jr and Dylan, brother; Rob McLeod (Carol), nieces; Kelly and Becky McLeod, many cousins and special friend Jane Kelly.
Dancing was Lynne’s joy in life and was very happy to have been able to professionally teach others the joy of ballroom dance.
Lynne had many jobs including; restaurant work, retail salesperson, bookkeeping, but mostly enjoyed teaching Ballroom Dancing. She was happy to be able to share the joy of dancing with others.
Most important for Lynne was her husband John, her children and grandchildren.
Lynne enjoyed dancing, crocheting, writing a journal, and travelling. Especially travel to Holland, Hawaii and Peggy’s Cove NS. Lynne also enjoyed doing volunteer work.
Lynne was a member of the Comox Legion Branch #160 Ladies Auxiliary and the North Central Vancouver Island Zone for the Legion Ladies. She held the positions of Zone Secretary for four years and Zone Commander for four years. Lynne was also a member of the Courtenay Lodge #6 of the Canadian Daughters.
Flowers gratefully declined, if friends so wish donations to the SPCA, P.O. Box 1284, Comox, BC, V9M 7Z8 would be appreciated.
A Celebration of Lynne’s Life will be held on Friday, August 30th, 2013 at 1:00PM at Comox Legion Branch #160, 1825 Comox Ave., Comox.