In memory of
Mary Elaine MCLUCKIE
MCLUCKIE, Mary Elaine (nee Burke) November 22, 1927 to April 13, 2017 Elaine passed away peacefully after a brief illness at Lions Gate Hospital. She is survived by her husband of 52 years, Bob, daughter Carolyn Marshall and husband Peter, grandchildren Gordie and Anna. She is also survived by younger brother Donald. Predeceased by daughter Mary Ann, brothers Jack and Bernard and sister Barbara. Born in Halifax, Elaine worked in Ottawa as a secretary to an assistant Deputy Minister. When the Minister moved to Vancouver to head up BC Forest products, he asked Elaine to be his secretary, which she agreed to. She met Bob at Jericho Tennis Club. Elaine and Bob lived in Caulfeild in West Vancouver for 25 years where Elaine worked for many years at the West Vancouver School Board. Elaine loved sailing with Bob in the local waters including Desolation Sound. In 1993 they moved to Arbutus Ridge retirement community on Vancouver Island. Elaine loved to play Tennis and did until she was eighty. In 2008 Bob and Elaine moved back to West Van to be near the grandchildren. She became grandma's taxi driving to soccer and gymnastics. Elaine also loved to sing and was part of both the Arbutus Ridge and West Vancouver Seniors choirs. Elaine and Bob also spent many winters in Palm Springs with friends from West Vancouver. The family would like to thank the doctors and nurses at Lions Gate Hospital for their care. Elaine had asked that there be no funeral or service. 604-922-1221
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