Basil Barry MAJDY PHD

MAJDY, Basil Barry, PHD – Born in Amarah, Iraq on June 22, 1939, passed away peacefully on Saturday, December 4th, 2010 at the age of 71. A teacher and then professor of Linguistics and Rotarian since 2005. Basil spent eight years in the United States before settling in Canada in 1989. He moved from Quebec to West Kelowna in 1995. He will be sorely missed by his wife, Millicent; sisters, Basima (Toronto) and Nadima (The Netherlands); nieces and nephews, Sawsan and Baida , Raed and Rafid and their families (The Netherlands) and also by his close friends. A very special thank you to the wonderful, caring people at the Kelowna Cancer Clinic, the oncologists and everyone for all their support they have given to Basil and Millicent. A Funeral Service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, December 13, 2010 at the Westbank United Church, 3672 Brown Road, West Kelowna. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Cancer Clinic c/o The B.C. Cancer Foundation, 399 Royal Ave, Kelowna, BC V1Y 5L3, would be appreciated. Arrangements in care of Everden Rust Funeral Services, 250-860-6440. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting everdenrust.com