Chapel of Memories Funeral Directors

4005 Sixth Ave, Port Alberni, BC


Eileen Muriel Stewart

February 28, 1940January 25, 2020

Stewart, Eileen passed away peacefully in Port Alberni January 25, 2020 at the age of 79.

Eileen was born in Nanaimo, raised in Alberni where she met the love of her life, Ian. The couple settled in Nanoose Bay then retired in the Alberni Valley. She is the second eldest of five children born to Edna and Bill Richmond. Eileen was pre deceased by her brother Bill, her sisters Eleanor and Doreen. She is survived by her loving husband Ian and her sister Anne, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

Eileen worked at the Alberni Pulp & Paper Mill followed by a career at the Royal Bank in Parksville. Eileen enjoyed many hobbies; in particular, camping, fishing, quilting, and spending time with the children. Eileen was a Snowbird and spent 17 wonderful winters at Teardrop RV Park in Wellton Arizona.

A celebration of life will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers donations may kindly be made to the West Coast General Hospital Foundation, 3949 Alberni highway, Port Alberni, BC, V9Y 4S1.

The Family wishes to express a heartfelt thank you to Dr. White and Missy, as well as the caregivers and staff at the West Coast General Hospital.

Stories and condolences may be offered to the family at WWW.chapelofmemories.ca


  • A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date


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Ed and Elaine Bergen

February 1, 2020

My dear Ian
We are so sorry to hear of Eileen’s death. We have so many happy memories of China Creek and our time spent with you.
Our thoughts are with you at this difficult time. Much love from all of us.
Ed, Elaine, Lisa, Chris and the boys