Doreen May Young
Doreen May Young passed away peacefully on Saturday, December 13, 2008 at Victoria General Hospital with her daughter and son-in-law by her side. Doreen is survived by her son Michael, daughter Marti and son-in-law Brian. The family would like to acknowledge the thoughtful and compassionate care provided by both Lady Minto and Victoria General Hospitals. Doreen enjoyed 29 years of her life on Salt Spring Island, having lived the past 3 years with her friends at Heritage Place For Seniors. Doreen greatly enjoyed living at Heritage Place, and the family would like to acknowledge the wonderful staff there. Doreen will be remembered for her kindness, her independent spirit, and her great determination. As her family, we are very proud of her. Doreen did not want a service of any kind, but a gathering of family and friends will be held at Heritage Place For Seniors (Balsam House) on Saturday, December 20, 2008 from 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Doreen’s name to Lady Minto Hospital or the Heart and Stroke Foundation.