Margaret McLean

Margaret Emily McLean


November 24, 1916 – July 26, 2012


Margaret was born Magaret Peavoy in Stettler, Alberta and grew up on the family farm in the Chigwell district.  On August 19, 1940 she married John McLean.  They lived at Rose Lea farm in the Lacombe district, a ranch in the Rimby area, and retired to Nakusp in 1979. For the last six years she has lived with her second family at the Pavillion at Slocan Community Health Center, New Denver. Margaret loved to travel, and was an enthusiastic gardener. Her rose garden in Nakusp made the yard a a place of beauty.


Margaret was predeceased by Johnny in 1995, and is survived by her brother Gordon (Florence), two sister in laws, Margaret Doran and Elien May Peavoy, four Children Donald (Rose), Leonard(Carole), Archie(Stephi) and Mary(Doug), grandchildren Cindy McLean, Larry McLean, Dan McLean, Don McLean, Thomas McLean, Jason Harrison, Emily Harrison, John Harrison, Becky Mackie as well as numerous great grandchildren.


Interment will be at the Glenbank Cemetery Nakusp, B.C August 8th, 2012 at 11:00 AM. The graveside service may be viewed courtesy the website of Thompson Funeral Service Ltd. www.thompsonfs.ca as well as expressing online condolences.


Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Thompson Funeral Service Ltd.