Della May MACBEAN ( Chase)

Della May MACBEAN ( Chase)


1921 – 2016

Our beloved wife, mother,grandmother, great grandmother, great great grandmother DellaMay (Chase) MacBean born

April 10, 1921, passed away peacefully February 19, 2016

at the age of 94 years. Della was born in Bield, Manitoba on

the family farm. At the age of 15, Della moved with her parents and 8 siblings to the Belgo in Kelowna in 1936. Della married Carl Green on October 15, 1938. They moved to Ontario in 1948. They had 3 daughters. They were married for 23 years. On January 17, 1966 Della married Angus MacBean. Angus had 3 sons. Della, Angus and Faye moved to Kelowna in 1973. Della worked at the packing house until she retired. Della was an avid gardener and she always enjoyed being outdoors. Della was kind hearted, had a fantastic sense of humour and she will be greatly missed. Della is predeceased by her parents Fay and Ray Chase, her first husband Carl Green, brothers;

Ronald, Gordon, Forrest, Clarence, and sister Viola Olson. Della is survived by her husband Angus MacBean of

50 years, sisters; Olga Morrison, Clara (Gene) Robbins, Evelyn High, daughters; Joyce Wilson, Gwen (Tony)

Hnetka, Faye (Rob) Willms, stepsons; Mike (Debbie)

MacBean, Robert (Leila) MacBean, Rick (Judy) MacBean. At the time of Della’s passing, she had 11 grandchildren,

10 step grandchildren, 30 great grandchildren, 4 step great grandchildren and 26 great, great grandchildren.

Funeral Service will be held at 2:00 pm Friday February 26, at Valleyview Funeral Home, 165 Valleyview Road.

A passion of Della’s was MADD so if desired, please send donations to MADD, #9-3151 Lakeshore Road Ste. 251,

Kelowna, BC V1W 3S9. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting

Arrangements in care of

Valleyview Funeral Home,


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