McNeil, Neil Myles “Neilie”
Passed away peacefully with his family at his side on January 25, 2004 at Penticton Regional Hospital.
Neil’s love of life and people touched the lives of all those who knew him. He accomplished much in his life, including raising 5 children.
His quiet courage, strength of spirit, creativity and sense of humour will be carried forward by those who knew and loved him.
He was a beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend.
Predeceased by his parents and 8 brothers. Survived by his wife Joyce, sons Danny, Abraham, Robert, Robert, Ralph Jr. (Glenda), William (Brenda), Kenneth (Tracy), daughters Lisa (Shane) Dorrie, Judith (Bruce), Jackie (Gordon), 22 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren, brother Jimmy (Connie) and sister Ella, and a special friend Kathy.
Neil will be remembered for his warm, welcoming manner and his strong handshake.
A time of remembrance was held on Saturday, January 31st, 2004 in Penticton.
In memory of Neil donations gratefully appreciated by the family to the BC Cancer Foundation, 601 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, B.C. V5Z 1L3.