November 19, 1939 – April 27, 2019
Donald Bruce MacAulay – of Rossland, BC, passed away peacefully on Saturday, April 27, 2019 at the age of 79. Don was born to Louis and Helen (Penney) MacAulay on November 19, 1939 in Rossland, BC, where he lived most of his life. While away working in Uranium City, SK he met and eventually married Rachel Powder and together they had three daughters.
Don worked for Teck/Cominco in Trail, BC until his retirement. He loved the outdoors, fishing, camping, skiing and boating. Don was always busy with a project: working in the yard, gardening, pouring cement, picking huckleberries,
wood working or some other project.
Don is survived by his three daughters: Betty (Patrick) of Calgary, Lynda (Frank) of Campbell River, and Diane of Surrey. He is survived by seven grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren. Don is also survived by four sisters: Loretta (Mike) of Nelson, Jeannie of Rossland, Sadie (Wayne) of Mission, and Helen (Harold) of Rossland; and two brothers: Louis of Calgary, and Frank (Shelley) of Calgary. Don was predeceased by his parents, Louis and Helen; and his brother, Ron.
The family would like to thank the staff of KBRH for their loving care of our father.
As an expression of sympathy, donations in Don’s name may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of BC at 1551 Sutherland Ave #4, Kelowna, BC, V1Y 9M9 or online at www.heartandstroke.ca
For those dear family and friends wishing to remember Don, you are invited to a celebration of life to be held on Saturday, May 11th at 1 pm at “Carberry’s Chapel”, 1298 Pine Avenue, Trail, BC with Gwen Ziprick, Celebrant. Al Grywacheski of Alternatives Funeral and Cremation ServicesTM has been entrusted with arrangements.
You are invited to leave a personal message of condo.
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