Wallis Leroy MAGUIRE


Edna Grace

Edna Grace Linley, late of Chilliwack, BC, passed away in Chilliwack on July 28, 2003 at the age of 81 years. She was born July 12, 1922 in Victoria, BC.

Edna enjoyed reading, watching sports and travelling.

A Service of Remembrance was held at the Chapel of Henderson’s Funeral home on Friday, Aug. 1, 2003 at 10:00 a.m. Major Angus Haggarty officiated. Cremation, Valley Crematorium, Chilliwack.

She is survived by her husband Robert; three children: David (Adreen) of North Vancouver, Barbe (Mark) Pickering of Maple Ridge, Joanne (Chuck) Boyer of Nanaimo; seven grandchildren; two brothers: Ken (Lorna) Steer, and Glen (Caroline) Steer, all of Victoria.

She was predeceased by her parents, Alfred and Rose Steer.

Should family and friends so desire, donations in her memory may be made to the Alzheimer’s Society.

Wallis Leroy Maguire, aged 75, passed away on July 26, 2003 after a long and arduous battle with cancer.

  He is survived by his wife, Anna, and her family; his children: Graham (Karla), Susan (Albert), and Bradley (Brenda); his grandchildren: Alex, Steven, Amara, Brian, and Jocelyn.

He is also survived by his brother, James (Mae), and sisters: Shirley (Harald) Gunderson, Wilma (Pat) Alair and half-sister, Clara Stevenson. Wally joined they RCMP in 1948. After retiring from the force in 1971, he started a new career with the BC Telephone Company. His community service spanned more than half a century, and his tireless efforts touched thousands. A memorial service will be held on Friday, Aug. 8, 2003 at 10:30 a.m. at the Agricultural Hall in Agassiz, BC. Rev. Steven Laug officiating. In lieu of flowers, the family kindly requests that donations be made to either the Heart & Stroke Foundation or the British Columbia Lions Foundation for Children with Disabilities. The family would also like to take this opportunity to thank Shirley Dunlevy and the other support workers for their compassionate care during Wally’s final months.

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