Malcolm McKELLAR

(July 28, 1917 – Nov. 5, 2008)

Malcolm McKellar died in Chilliwack General Hospital following a brief illness.

Mal, as his friends knew him, was born in Chilliwack, but grew up in Burnaby.

He served in the Army during the Second World War, and worked as a marine engineer on coastal tugboats for most of his career.

Malcolm was predeceased by Delores (Dolly), his loving wife for 65 years.

He is survived by his younger brother: Gordon (Margaret); sons: Jamie and Rod (June); nephew, Steve (Sandra); granddaughters: Robin (Robert Carriere), Shelley (Jason Allen), Alia (Ben Hodgkins), Angela (Steve Thorne) and Devon.

He was delighted to be a great-grandfather to Malcolm, Hope and Trent.

A family memorial gathering will be held in December.

Donations in his memory can be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation.

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