1920 – 2015
Marjorie Scott, of Cranbrook, widow of Frederick Scott, passed away peacefully on Friday, August 28, 2015.
Marjorie was born February 14, 1920 in Bessbrook, County Armagh, Northern Ireland and arrived as a war bride with her infant daughter to Regina, SK in April, 1945. Marjorie and Fred relocated to Cranbrook in 1978. Marjorie is survived by her son John (Bonnie) of Cranbrook, her daughter, Rosemary (Dick) Mandzuk of Yorkton, SK, her grandchildren David (Sandra) Mandzuk of Saskatoon, SK, Susan Mandzuk of Surrey, Jana (Steve) Rose of Houston, BC, Jeff (Stacy) Scott of Vernon, great-grandchildren, Will Mandzuk, Evan and Ella Rose, Jaden, Jordann, Sophia and Sadie Scott. She also leaves her sister Jean Harrison, nephews, nieces and their families.
A Celebration of Life for Marjorie will be held on Tuesday, September 1, 2015 at 11:00 am at McPherson Funeral Home in Cranbrook. Her interment will follow in Westlawn Cemetery.
The family would like to express their extreme gratitude to the staff of the Dr. F.W. Green Memorial Home who provided exemplary care and kindness to Marjorie the past 3 years. Our sincere thank you to our mother’s dear friends Flo, Carol and Regine, her friend and long-time physician Dr. Bob Niedermayer and Dr. L. Davis. Our Mother, Grandmother, Great Grandmother “BIG GRAMMA”, and Friend lived a long, active and healthy life. In remembrance of Marjorie, donations may be made to Ladies Auxiliary of the East Kootenay Regional Hospital, 13 – 24th Avenue North, Cranbrook, British Columbia, V1C 3H9.
Arrangements entrusted to McPherson Funeral Service.
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