Marilyn Ann “Ann” McGowan (nee Gillis)

Marilyn Ann McGowan (nee Gillis)

May 29, 1936 – October 12, 2017

Predeceased by her husband Doug and parents John and Nellie Gillis.

Ann grew up in New Westminster, she attended the Royal Columbian hospital, graduating as a nurse  in 1958.

Doug and Ann were married in 1958 and as her husband was in the Air Force, they were transferred to Germany later New Brunswick and lastly B.C.

Ann’s nursing experience was varied as well, retiring in 2001 as a Nursing Supervisor at Campbell River and District Hospital.

Upon retirement Ann spent many years travelling and taking cruises with her dear friend Pat Scott.

Thanks to Pat Scott, Darlene Gibson,  Marna Friberg,  cousin Vi Campbell, Yuculta Lodge staff,  Dr. DeBruin and Dr. Cask.

No services to be held at Ann’s request.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Campbell River branch of the SPCA would be appreciated.

Campbell River Mirror


Your condolences will be approved within one business day. You will need a valid Facebook account. Please email us if you have any questions.