Died at Nanaimo General Hospital on March 15, 2003, shortly before her 80th. birthday. Known by her initials M.A. Ma to family and friends, Ma was predeceased by her husband Lyle Stuart (Stu) and her brother Carl Thulin (Tub).
Born and raised in Campbell River, Ma moved to Nanaimo in 1946 with her husband Stu. She is survived by her sons and their families: Robert and Carol, Ronald and Jan, grandchildren: West and Karly, Ty and Fabiola, Boe and Miranda, Kol and Kathryn, Sabrina and Aaron and Vincent and Liz and great grandchildren: Jamie, Lillian, Aurora, Abbie and Griffen and life long traveling companion, sister-in-law Florence Thulin and Florence’s four sons and their families in Campbell River.
An open house memorial will be held at 1:00pm to 3:00pm, Sunday March 23rd, 2003 at 7095 Vipond Road, Nanaimo, B.C. Ma requested donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association in lieu of flowers.