Ray McLean

Ray McLean a long-time resident the Robson/Castlegar area passed away peacefully surrounded by family at Talarico Place on May 30, 2015.


Ray was born in Londonderry, Nova Scotia on January 2, 1934. He moved to Toronto, Ontario in the early 1950’s where he met the love of his life Dorothy and they were married 56 years in which time they had three sons, seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Ray and Dorothy moved to B.C. in 1957, first settling in Renata and then later moved to the Robson area. During his working career Ray worked at construction and operated heavy machinery. In his retirement years he was frequently found fishing the shores of the Columbia River. Although family is saddened by their loss, solace is taken in the thought that he will be reunited with the love of his life Dorothy.


A celebration of life for Ray McLean will be held at a later date. Announcement to follow. Al Grywacheski of Alternatives Funeral and Cremation Services™ has been entrusted with arrangements.


You are invited to leave a personal message of condolence at the family’s online register at www.myalternatives.ca