McVey, Diana Alyson Opal (nee Mayer)
October 25th, 1934 – May 28th, 2019
After a lengthy illness, while in the Perth hospital, Diana passed away on Tuesday, May 28th, 2019. She was predeceased by her beloved husband Bill Y. McVey and two sisters Betty (late Bill) Amos and Patricia “Patti” Hill (May 17th, 2019). Diana is the loved mother of Bobby Steer of Nanaimo, B.C. and has two granddaughters and great grandchildren whom she loved dearly. She leaves behind her dear brother Roy Albert Philip (Lise) Mayer of Ottawa, Ontario and brother-in-law Jim Hill of Perth, Ontario. Diana will be fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. A special love and thanks to her nephew Stewart Amos, Denver Colorado for his love and “friendship through many years”. Diana brightened the lives of many special people with her engaging personality, her happy laughter and her infectious joy of living. The family wishes to thank Dr. Peter Jechel, Dr. Paul Anderson and the wonderful Perth hospital nurses and staff who made such a difference during her long stay in the hospital. We also wish to thank Bonnie Frazer and Chris Drew who loved Diana and made her illness easier to bear. The funeral service will be private for the family. For those who wish, donation to The War Amps – Key Tag Service (visit waramps.ca) or the Humane Society of your choice would be greatly appreciated. Arrangements are in the care of Blair & Son Funeral Home, 15 Gore St. West, Perth, Ontario.