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Carolynn Bernice Haggarty

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Carolynn Bernice Haggarty

April 11, 1945 - August 19, 2019


After a courageous six-year battle with cancer, we are saddened to announce the passing of Carolynn Haggarty. She passed away in the family home with her husband by her side. Carolynn was predeceased by her younger sister Lynette (Ted). She is survived by her loving and devoted husband Ed, two sons Eldon (Shelley) and Lyndon (Nicky), her brother Melvin (Pat), grandchildren Crystal (Rhen), Austin, Tessa and Jetta, great-grandchildren Colin and Zoey, and many nieces and nephews. Already missed and loved by those who knew her, she will forever remain in our hearts. Carolynn was born in Birch River, Manitoba, on April 11, 1945. She met the love of her life (her school sweetheart) Ed Haggarty and was married February 12, 1965. Carolynn and Ed headed west, ending up in Powell River in 1967, where they settled down, built their new home and started to raise a family. Prior to raising her family, Carolynn was a school teacher, choosing to give up her career to focus on taking care of her family. Later in life she became a care aide at the Olive Devaud Residence, where she worked many years until her retirement. Carolynn enjoyed life itself. She was an avid gardener, enjoyed family dinners and gatherings, loved to cut a rug (dance), enjoyed curling, both playing and watching on television (talking was only permitted during commercials). She also enjoyed travelling and exploring new places. Later in life she and her husband became Canadian snowbirds, travelling south with their RV to find sun and warm winters, but always finding their way back home. A special thank-you to all the doctors and hospital staff and their commitment to ensuring the best care for Carolynn during her long battle with cancer.


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From: Stubberfield Funeral Home

Stubberfield Funeral Home Ltd. Staff send our condolences to family and friends.

From: Pat & Janis McPhalen
Relation: Friend

Ed & Family,
Our thoughts are with you. With our sympathy Pat & Janis

From: Judith Cutler

Extending condolences to Carolynn’s family, and remembering a kind loving lady.

Service Schedule

  Celebration of Life

Date & Time:
September 7, 2019
Beginning at 2:30pm

Cranberry Seniors Centre
6792 Cranberry Street
Powell River, BC Canada V8A 3Z4

6792 Cranberry Street
Powell River, BC Canada V8A 3Z4

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In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the BC Cancer Societyor Powell River Hospital Foundation.

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