JOWSEY, Marion Annie (nee MacDonald) passed away peacefully April 5, 2007 at the Langley Memorial Hospital. Marion was born November 25, 1914 in the Tupper District of Saskatchewan where she married Andrew Jowsey in 1935 and where they farmed until moving to Langley in 1971. Marion and Andy enjoyed many happy years of family involvement. Their children include Jean (Roy) Harris, Winnipeg MB, Eleanor Maley, Black Diamond AB, Linda (Don) Sharpe, Calgary AB, Ellis (Debra) Jowsey, 100 Mile House, BC and Blair Jowsey, Edmonton AB. Numerous Grandchildren (15), Great Grand Children (23) and Great Great Grand Children (2) provided for many hours of enjoyment over the years.
Marion was one to get involved, both during her years on the farm and during her retirement years in Langley. She was an avid sports fan who excelled in lawn bowling, representing the local Lawn Bowling Club at the Senior Games in Victoria, and having been an active curler, seldom missed viewing and critiquing major televised curling events, including the recent “Worlds” held in Edmonton. Marion formed many lasting relationships through her numerous activities, including Bingo, Art Work, Knitting, Cards and regular participation at the Rainbow Lodge Socials. Marion formed many lasting friendships at the Senior’s Resource Centre, Rainbow Lodge and Brookswood Senior Centre through her numerous activities, such as bingo, art work, knitting and cards.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or Cancer Care, or a charity of your choice.