In Loving Memory of
January 8, 1931 – December 21, 2008
Hilda Melnychuk (née Murphy) was born in Collina, Kings County, New Brunswick. She passed away peacefully at Marjorie Snowden Hospice House, Kamloops, BC, from complications resulting from diabetes. Hilda is survived by her five sons, Russell of Hamilton, ON, Paul of Alberta, Leslie of Dartmouth, NS, Vincent of Vancouver, BC and Steven of Ontario, grandchildren Gregory of Petawawa, ON, and Dawn of St. John, NB, plus seven great grandchildren, brothers George of Powell River, BC and Arnold of Sussex, NB. She was predeceased by her husband, Clarence Melnychuk in 2006, and her mother and father, Blanche and Hawlie Murphy.
Hilda’s love of animals will always be remembered.
Following cremation, Hilda was interred beside her husband Clarence at a graveside service held at Riverview Cemetery, Clearwater, BC, on Monday, December 29, 2008.