Margaret Birnie

Margaret Birnie (nee: Aitken) passed away peacefully in Vernon Hospice House on November 14th, 2007 at the age of 72 years. Margaret is survived by her loving husband Eric of 52 years, one son, Thomas (Loretta) Birnie of Lumby, B.C., two daughters, Christine Shaw of Vernon and Katherine (Doug) Samsom of Winfield, B.C., six grandchildren, three great grandchildren, four sisters, Betty (Jack) Watt of Vernon, Olive (Glen) Swift of Vernon, Doreen Aitken of Langley, B.C. and Esther (Ron) McRae of Seattle, Washington, numerous nieces, nephews and extended family and friends. Margaret was predeceased by her parents, one daughter, Elizabeth Joanne Birnie in 1963. Celebration of Life will be held on Friday, November 23rd, 2007 at 1:00 p.m. in the chapel of Pleasant Valley Funeral Home. Pastor Sean Wong officiating. Flowers gratefully declined. Those wishing to make memorial contributions in memory of Margaret may do so to the Vernon & District Hospice House Society, 3506-27th Avenue, Vernon, B. C., V1T 1S4.