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DALGLIESH, Margaret Joan (née Duncan)

Unexpectedly, Joan passed away peacefully on Wednesday June 12, 2019 at the age of 78.

She is survived by her loving husband of 55 years, Jim; her three sons and their spouses Dave and Deborah, Rob and Daniel, Blair and Larissa; her four grandchildren Jonathan, Elijah, Greer, and Sage; her brother Donald and his spouse Patti, her sister-in-law Sydney, and sister-in-law Pat; and numerous nephews, nieces, extended family, and many dear friends. Joan was predeceased by her sister Susan, and her brothers David (Pat) and Jim (Sydney).

“Carve your name on hearts, not tombstones. A legacy is etched into the minds of others and the stories they share about you.” –  Shannon Alder

Sharing the details of her life, loves, and many contributions to community, Joan will be celebrated by family and friends on Friday, June 21, 2019 at 10:00 am at First United Church, 721 Bernard Ave, Kelowna, BC.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Joan’s name to the Kelowna General Hospital Foundation, www.kghfoundation.com.

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Friday, June 21, 2019 at 10:00 am

First United Church

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Kelowna General Hospital Foundation Link: www.kghfoundation.com


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Service Details

The service for DALGLIESH, Margaret Joan (née Duncan) is scheduled for Friday, June 21, 2019 at 10:00 am. Below you will find the map for the service location and the contact information should you have any questions.

Address & Contact for Service Location:

First United Church

721 Bernard Ave Kelowna, BC


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  • Beryl Norman says:

    I am deeply saddened to hear of Joan’s untimely passing. She was always so caring for others and was a great support for me and my late husband. My sincere condolences to Jim and the family.

  • Janet Fairhead says:

    I was so sorry to hear of Joan’s passing. She was a very special lady. She made me feel so welcome when we moved to Kelowna four years ago. She will be missed by everyone who was lucky enough to know her.

  • Bernice Sebastian says:

    such saddness fills my heart, when I realize I will not have Joan as my sister in PEO
    such a dear heart and meant the world to me. My condolence go to Jim and their families.
    I will always remember her as an inspiration in life and other peoples lives. I have been blessed to have known her .

  • Bruce Marsh says:

    My wife Helen and I want to send our heartfelt condolences to you family. All of our crew at the Coast Guard College are thinking of you at this time and you are in our thoughts and prayers.

  • Lynda Ruban says:

    Dear Dalgleish family sending our heartfelt sympathy on Joan’s sudden passing. Thinking of you at this difficult time. Staff and friends at the Health Sciences Centre Foundation, Winnipeg, Manitoba



  • Linda Garnier says:

    So sorry to hear of your Mother’s passing Dave, my condolences to the family.

  • Lori Binder says:

    Dear Rob and Family,
    My condolences on the passing of your dear mom. May her memory always be a blessing to you and your entire family.

  • Debbie Kamicka says:

    I am so sorry to hear about your Mom passing. Although we met only a couple of times, she was kind and thoughtful and spoke to me as though she had known me for years. All the wonderful things people have shared about her here, she has passed on to her family. My condolences to all of you.

  • Rochelle Litman says:

    My deepest sympathy to the Dalgliesh family for your loss. I was very fortunate to have worked with Joan when she was the Weekend Supervisor in the Department of Nursing at Health Sciences Centre in Winnipeg and I was the Weekend Secretary. I will always remember her warm and friendly manner and how welcome she made me feel. Thinking of you at this difficult time.

  • Connie-gay Boyce for the Boyce family says:

    Dear Dalgleish family, We are filled with great sadness as to the news of Joan passing. A wonderful lady and a kind & thoughtful PEO sister. She will be so very missed by all. The Boyce family send our heartfelt sympathy and prayers to Jim and all the family.

  • Joseph and Charmene capostinsky says:

    Our deepest sympathies for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you T this time.

  • Charlotte Murrell says:

    My love and thoughts are with Rob and Jonathan today.Your mother was such a beautiful lady.

  • Peggy & Chuck Brown says:

    How saddened we were Jim to hear of Joan’s passing. She will be greatly missed by the community and her many friends. We so much enjoyed our time we spent with you both. Please accept our heartfelt condolences.

  • Margaret Mitchell says:

    I worked with Joan in the Intermediate Care Nursery at HSC in Winnipeg. She was one of my favourite people to work with. Such a kind gentle person. We always had such lovely talks during our shifts together. I have thought about her fondly through the years My thoughts and prayers are with you.

  • Sharon O'Shaughnessy says:

    On behalf of the Okanagan Chapter of the Winnipeg General Hospital School of Nursing Alumni, we share our deepest sympathies with Joan’s family and friends, Joan was an enthusiastic supporter of our group from its inception in 2012. Our nursing sister graduated with the Class of 1962B.
    Sharon O’Shaughnessy, Class of 1975 & Chapter chairperson

  • MARIAN Ulyatt says:

    on behalf of the WGH/HSC Nursing Alumni we extend our sincerest condolences to Joan’s family and friends. A friend and fellow alumnus shared this memory of Joan, “A wonderful person who gave tirelessly to everyone and every activity she participated in. A quiet generous soul who is definitely gone too soon and certainly will be missed.”
    May you find comfort in your loving memories.

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