McLean, Anna Grace – passed away August 29, 2014.
Anna was born on July 14, 1936. She lived until her teens in the Pend O’Rielle Valley before moving to Fruitvale. She passed away peacefully with her family by her side after suffering a stroke and a battle with cancer.
Anna was a very strong and hard working woman who cared for her family very much. She was always loading up the grandkids into the motor home and taking the kids to Fort Steele or Rock Creek Fair or somewhere else. Anna enjoyed curling, horseback riding, slo-pitch and mostly her children and grandchildren.
Anna looked after the family business, NDB Trucking until her health declined.
Anna is survived by her husband, Neil, sons Ron of Fruitvale, Len (Donna) of Fruitvale, daughter Shelley (Sid) of Salmo; sisters Irene (Don) Hill of Robson, Kathy (Jack) Seville of Robson. brothers Gary (Diane) Buckley of Camrose, AB, Hugh (Shirley) Buckley of Pend O’Reille Valley, Fred (Janice) Buckley of Pend O’Reille Valley; 8 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren and many nieces & nephews.
There will be no service at her request.
A family gathering will be set at a later date.
She will be missed by all that knew her.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.