Marguerite Mary Thompson, age 92, of Port Alberni, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, August 28, 2018.
She was born on January 26, 1926 in Coe Hill, Ontario. She was predeceased by her husband Captain Joseph Thompson in 1987. Also predeceased by 2 brothers and two sisters in Ontario. Survived by her two sons and a daughter; eight grandchildren; and ten great grandchildren. Also survived by many relatives and friends across Canada including 5 sisters in Ontario.
Marguerite was a proud member of the Armed Forces during WW2 and a member of the Royal Canadian Legion for 55 years. We will forever miss her quiet manner, sense of fairness, and delightful wit.
The family would like to thank Dr. Damian White; the nurses and staff that cared for Marguerite at West Coast General Hospital and Ty Watson Hospice House for the excellent care and kindness or our loving mother, grandmother, and great grandmother.
There will be no service by Marguerite’s request. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Royal Canadian Legion, Alberni Valley Branch, 293, 4680 Victoria Quay, Port Alberni, BC or Ty Watson House, Alberni Valley Hospice Society, 2649 2nd Avenue, Port Alberni, BC. Stories and condolences may be left for the family at www.chapelofmemories.ca.