Mary Louise ELLERAY

Aged 63 of Royston, B.C. passed away on Sun., Sept. 19, 2004 at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Comox, B.C. She is survived by her loving family: husband Ken; son Mark (Jane) Smith, Kamloops, B.C.; daughter Lisa (Norm) Wilcox, 100 Mile House, B.C.; son Wade Smith of Montrose, B.C. and stepson Brian Elleray of Williams Lake, B.C.; 11 grandchildren; one great grandchild; her brother Stephen and wife Lisa in Ontario as well as her extended family and many friends. Louise was a member of Branch 17, Royal Canadian Legion, Courtenay, B.C., and served as a volunteer at Cumberland Community Health Centre. In her leisure, she spent time quilting and gardening and will always be remembered as a caregiver to many and one who was always willing to help others however she could. Private cremation arrangements entrusted to Comox Valley Funeral Home and Crematorium, 1101 Ryan Road. For those wishing, donations in Louise’s memory to the B.C. Lung Association, P.O. Box 34009, Stn. D., Vancouver, B.C. V6J 9Z9 or the St. Joseph’s Hospital Foundation, 2137 Comox Avenue, Comox, B.C. V9M 1P2 would be appreciated.