Maxwell “Max” William McClellan

Maxwell "Max" William McClellan

MCCLELLAN, Maxwell “Max” William

May 6, 1918 – April 10, 2010

Max McClellan died quietly at his home after a short and severe battle with leukemia. His family and friends were by his side throughout and will miss him dearly.

A thirteen year resident of Comox and a retired RCAF officer, Max has been a well known figure on the mountain ski trails, hiking trails and beaches in the Comox area.

The family would like to thank the staff of St. Joseph’s Hospital and the wonderful home care workers and RN’s with both VIHA and Omnicare, People at Home for their great help, care and compassion. A special thank you to Dr. John Fitzpatrick.

A memorial gathering will be held for Max on Saturday, April 24, 2pm at Piercy’s Funeral Home. 440 England Avenue, Courtenay.

Should friends wish, donations in his memory may be made to:

St. Joseph’s Hospital Foundation, 2137 Comox Ave, Comox BC V9M 1P2


Or Max’s favourite charities:

Ecojustice (Formerly Sierra Legal)


1-800-926-7744 Ext 230

or Donor relations –


The Nature Conservancy of Canada

National Office.


36 Englinton Ave West, Suite 400

Toronto, ON M4R 1A1


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