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Miriam Elizabeth Coghlan

April 28, 1947 - June 6, 2019


It is with deep sadness we announce the passing of Miriam, Wife, Mother, Grandmother. She is survived by her loving Husband John, sons Jim (Lana), and Bill, and her Grandsons Ryan, Dylan, Noah and Ben who were her pride and joy. Also survived by brother Kenzie, sister in law Jean MacDonald and sister in law Judy (Don)Hurst, and life long friends Carole MacInnis and Coleen Smith as well as Nieces, Nephews and many friends whose friendship she cherished. Miriam is predeceased by her Father Harold MacDonald, Mother Margaret (MacDonald) MacLeod , stepfather Jimmy MacLeod, and brothers Billy and Harold MacDonald. Miriam was proud of her Scottish heritage and very proud to be from Cape Breton, Nova Scotia. A celebration of life will be held Sunday, July 7 at 1pm at the Community hall in Lake Cowichan BC.


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From: Debbie Martel
Relation: A former student

A beautiful soul. She made me feel important at a time in my life when I felt invisible. So grateful to have received her gift of kindness. I am so very sorry for your loss.

From: Irene and Bill McMartin

Very sorry for your loss

From: Marian Tobin
Relation: First cousin & friend!

Dearest John & family, we all share in your pain . Losing Miriam came as such a shock & only time will help ease the sorrow. She was so loved by so many and her memory will live on in the hearts of you … her boys! She was so proud of you all! Please know I am only a phone call away if ever you want to just chat! I loved her too! ❤️
Marian & Ned Tobin

From: Sherilyn Vandine (Peake)
Relation: Friend of her kids

Miriam was such a sweet lady. Kind, funny and loved her family more than anything. You’re all in my thoughts and prayers🙏🏻❤️

From: Terry and Graham Baird
Relation: Friends

We are so sorry to hear of Miriam’s passing my heart breaks for you all. Our thoughts are with you John, Jim, Bill and your Grandsons. Keep your memories close and she’ll always be with you.

From: Claire
Relation: Aunt and cousins

so very sorry to read of Miriam’s passing.totally shocked.our thoughts and prayers are with you all.Love Lola Macaskill and Alvin and Claire

From: Patti
Relation: Friend

My deepest sympathy to John, the boys, grand children, and family. I miss Miriam very much!

From: Jeannette and Eric Lundgren
Relation: friend

Our sincere sympathy loosing Miriam, she was such a kind, thoughtful and giving lady. She has left many memories to hang on to.

From: Joan McKenzie
Relation: Mes Amis

So very honoured to have known this beautiful soul. RIP Lady Mir

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Service Schedule

  Celebration of Life

Date & Time:
July 7, 2019
Beginning at 1:00pm

Lake Cowichan Centennial Hall
309 South Shore Road
Lake Cowichan, BC Canada V0R2G0

309 South Shore Road
Lake Cowichan, BC Canada V0R2G0

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