It is with much sadness that the family of Esther Janice McClure announce her passing February 5, 2015 at G. R. Baker Memorial Hospital, Quesnel, B.C.
Esther was born in Van Albert, Ont. the eldest of 5 children to Fred and Lucy Heimbechner on July 27, 1940. Esther was predeceased by her father Fred, mother Lucy, sisters; Marlene and Joan.
Esther moved to Hope, B.C. as a small child, then to Rosedale. She married Don McClure in Chilliwack, B.C. in 1960 and moved to Quesnel in late 1963.
She is survived by husband Don; daughter Darlene McClure and partner Curtis Galbraith of Quesnel; grandaughter Ember McClure and fiance Justin Fedirko of Dawson Creek, B.C.; brothers Bruce Heimbechner of Lytton, B.C., Fred (Karen) Heimbechner of Kamloops, B.C.; and her beloved dog Mitsy.
Small of Stature ~ Big of Heart.
A celebration of life will be held mid summer.
Special thanks to Dr.’s Walker, Martins and Aziz and all the nursing staff at the hospital for their compassion and care in her time of need.