RANKIN, Robina “Rena” MacKay, of White Rock, BC died August 27th 2012 peacefully in Peace Portal Lodge.
Born in Glasgow, Scotland, November 21st 1925, to John and Mary Rankin she joined the army during the war as an ambulance driver which brought about her desire to become a Nurse. She trained as a State Registered Nurse at Glasgow Royal Infirmary, in 1948 and went on to train as a Midwife and Public Health Nurse prior to travelling in 1957 to work as a Nurse and Manager for the BC Government for over 29 years.
She became a Canadian Citizen in 1975 and chose to live out her days in BC as she loved her house, the people and the country. Rena is survived by her Niece, Rena, her nephews Robert and Ian and their respective families. A Memorial Service will be held on Monday, September 24th 2012 at 11:00am at Victory Memorial Park, 14831 – 28th Avenue, Surrey, BC V4P 1P3.
Condolences may be offered at www.victoryfuneralcentre.ca
Victory Memorial Park Funeral Centre 604-536-6522