Mary Hinton

Mary Hinton

A long-time resident of Trail, died on Wednesday, November 11, 2015 at Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital.

Born in 1925 in Epsom, England she came to Trail as a war bride in 1945. She enjoyed vacationing at the summer cabin in Robson in the early years and at Woodbury on the Kootenay Lake later on. Mary enjoyed travelling back to England and Europe with her husband Geoff. She was an avid reader and enjoyed gardening, listening to opera and knitting. Mary was particularly pleased with her over 40 years of volunteer service with the Trail Hospital Auxiliary.

She is predeceased by her son David.

Mary is survived by her husband Geoff of 71 years, her son Paul (Pam), daughter Lesley (Ed) and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Cremation has taken place. Al Grywacheski of Alternatives Funeral and Cremation Services™ has been entrusted with the arrangements. You are invited to leave a personal message of condolence by visiting the family’s online register at

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