Melba passed away on Tuesday, March 31st, 2009 at the Yucalta Lodge in Campbell River, B.C. She was predeceased by her husband Dorsey, daughter Shirley and son Johnny. She is survived by her son Greg (Susan) of Campbell River; grandchildren Holly, Jillian (Phil), Joanne (Dave), Kyle; great-grandchildren Tyler, Megan, Anthony, and Lily; sisters Georgie and Elsie; together with many nieces and nephews.
Melba enjoyed gardening, crocheting, loved her crosswords, and enjoyed her family. Everybody adored Melba who was a sweet, good natured always happy person who will be dearly missed and always loved.
A Celebration of Melba’s life will take place on Sunday, April 5th, 2009 at 1:00 p.m. from Elk Falls Funeral Cremation and Reception Centre, Elk Falls Memorial Cemetery, Highway 28, at General Hill, Campbell River.
For those wishing donations in her memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, Resource Centre, 1423-B 16th Avenue, Campbell River, B.C.