Margaret Helen O’Rourke

O’ROURKE Margaret Helen

August 14, 1923 – October 20, 2011

Born in Vancouver, Britich Columbia, Margaret passed away peacefully at the Comox Valley Senior’s Village on October 20, 2011.

A loving mother, wife, aunt and friend, Margaret had a heart of gold. She enjoyed volunteering in the community, most notably at St. Joseph’s Hospital Auxiliary and as a member of the Eastern Star (Jobs Daughters). Margaret has a passion for gardening where she spent a lot of her time growing vegetables and making her homemade preserves.

Margaret is predeceased by her husband, Doug and son, Bruce. She is survived by her children, Jackie, Colleen (Kendrick), Graham, Barry and Brent, sister, Edie, grandchildren, Charon, Lindsey and Peter, sister-in-law, Ruby, brother-in-law, Lionel, great-grandchildren, Ryer and Presley, as well as many nieces and nephews. She will be truly missed by all

A Service of Remembrance will be held on Friday, October28, 2011 at 11:00am at the Comox Valley Presbyterian Church located at 724 Aspen Rd with a tea reception following the service.

Donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation and OES Cancer Dressing would be appreciated.

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