Margaret KERSEY

Margaret KERSEY

KERSEY, Margaret November 30, 1915 –

March 27, 2013. Margaret Kersey (Dunbar) aged 97 years passed away peacefully in Langley Lodge on the evening of March 27. Margaret was predeceased by her loving husband, Reg in 1996, and by her brothers Bob & Johnny. She is lovingly remembered by her son Alan of Langley, daughters Anne Affleck (Allan) of Kirkland, Washington and Jean Lloyd (Vern) of Langley. Margaret is also survived by her sisters Millicent MacCormank of Halifax NS, Mary Janzen of Kelowna, 8 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and many nieces & nephews. Margaret was born in Red Deer, Alberta to Sidney and Laura Dunbar and lived in several prairie communities as she grew up. She met Reg in Elkhorn, Manitoba and they were married and moved to Summerland, BC where her children were born. They owned an orchard there for many years before living in Salmon Arm and Surrey. They moved to Langley in 1963 and both worked at the Langley Advance Newspaper where Margaret was the bookkeeper until her retirement. Margaret was an active member of the Order of the Eastern Star and the Anglican Church Women. She was an avid gardener and did many crafts.

A Funeral Service will be held at St. Andrew’s Anglican Church at 20955 Old Yale Road, Langley on April 20, 2013 at 3:00 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Society.


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