Melina Dostal
B: 1946-05-02
D: 2020-01-07
View Details
Dostal, Melina
Janice Holt
B: 1948-01-13
D: 2020-01-04
View Details
Holt, Janice
Jordan Clarke
B: 1990-08-03
D: 2020-01-04
View Details
Clarke, Jordan
Laird Larsen
B: 1959-08-17
D: 2019-12-25
View Details
Larsen, Laird
Catherine Vandelaar
B: 1932-07-17
D: 2019-12-24
View Details
Vandelaar, Catherine
Elmer Hellevang
B: 1921-10-11
D: 2019-12-24
View Details
Hellevang, Elmer
Christopher Hellevang
B: 1952-07-10
D: 2019-12-24
View Details
Hellevang, Christopher
Warren Meredith
B: 1985-01-11
D: 2019-12-22
View Details
Meredith, Warren
Jo-Ann Berttall
B: 1988-05-28
D: 2019-12-17
View Details
Berttall, Jo-Ann
Michael Nagy-Deak
B: 1957-09-10
D: 2019-12-13
View Details
Nagy-Deak, Michael
Harjinder Brar
B: 1952-09-25
D: 2019-12-07
View Details
Brar, Harjinder
Monty Hartnell
B: 1964-05-08
D: 2019-12-06
View Details
Hartnell, Monty
Darin Stangowitz
B: 1967-12-26
D: 2019-12-06
View Details
Stangowitz, Darin
Ryan Shea
B: 1986-07-01
D: 2019-12-05
View Details
Shea, Ryan
Christine Tamburri
B: 1954-07-26
D: 2019-12-04
View Details
Tamburri, Christine
Linda McDermott
B: 1947-07-20
D: 2019-12-04
View Details
McDermott, Linda
Fay Lorraine Davis
B: 1937-10-14
D: 2019-12-02
View Details
Davis, Fay Lorraine
Doreen Shaw
B: 1929-08-25
D: 2019-11-23
View Details
Shaw, Doreen
Frederick Heslop
B: 1952-10-23
D: 2019-11-23
View Details
Heslop, Frederick
Bowen Kindree
B: 2016-11-12
D: 2019-11-21
View Details
Kindree, Bowen
Myrna Darnel
B: 1940-01-09
D: 2019-11-20
View Details
Darnel, Myrna


Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
40440 Tantalus Rd
Box 99
Garibaldi Highlands, BC V0N 1T0
Phone: 604-898-5121
Fax: 604-898-4460
Linda McDermott

Linda McDermott

Sunday, July 20th, 1947 Wednesday, December 4th, 2019

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Linda McDermott, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook


Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family of Linda McDermott with a meaningful gesture of sympathy.

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question / comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.


Obituary for Linda Lou McDermott (Mayhew)

We gave Linda back on December 4 in the hospice in Squamish, BC. She had been in hospital for a month with pneumonia and heart attack. During the last three years she had become progressively weak and bedridden at home. Linda was a family physician in Haileybury, a nursing home physician and director of the women’s shelter. She led girl Guides. She used her energy in the horse club and the fall fair. She was active in third world development travelling to Honduras, Guatemala, India, Sri lanka and the Phillippines. Those who knew her understand the inadequacy of this list. There was usually an extra teenager staying at the farm and occasionally a family. “Linda’s girls” were welcome in the barn to ride and learn horsemanship. Her love was shared by Tom and sons Dan,Gavin (spouse Jackie) and Henry (spouse Sabrina); as well as sister Jean Ann Cooney, brothers Rick and Ed Mayhew. She lived this life to the fullest and now exhausted was ready to move on. Her ashes will be
buried at the family home in Mount Currie BC. No funeral no flowers. Contributions to International development through World Accord ( would be welcomed. Smile at a stranger today and hug a friend-that was Linda’s way.

Read Less

Service Details

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Subscribe to Updates

We encourage you to share any memorable photos or stories about Linda. All tributes placed on and purchased through this memorial website will remain on in perpetuity for generations.

Tribute Wall

Private Condolence
Would you like to attach a photo to your condolence?
Provide comfort for the family of Linda Lou McDermott (Mayhew) by sending flowers.
Hand delivered by a local florist
Provide comfort for the family of Linda Lou McDermott (Mayhew) by sending flowers.
Hand delivered by a local florist

Sue and Skip Marietti

Our condolences to you Tom and your family on the loss of your wife/mother. She was a very talented lady with a heart of gold. May all your happy memories help you through this sad time. Skip and Sue Marietti
Comment | Posted at 08:47pm via Condolence

Dawn Kaye

Dear Tom and family so sorry to hear of Linda's passing. She was a one of a kind lady who cared for all she had contact with. I cherish her friendship and memories. Linda is now a special angel watching over us all. Thinking of you all with love and prayers. Dawn and Rob
Comment | Posted at 04:58pm via Condolence

Kim Mchatten

So sorry for the family’s loss. She was a wonderful doctor and a great person. She was always there for you no matter what time of day or night. She will be missed.
Kim Mchatten
Comment | Posted at 09:11am via Condolence

Heather Scriven

Dr Tom and boys. I am so sad to hear of your loss But we know we will see her again some day. I don’t have the words to say what is in my heart God be with you now and tomorrow. Heather and Ron Scriven
Comment | Posted at 11:06pm via Condolence

Brenda Hardie

Tom, Dan, Gavin and Henry.
I am sorry to hear about your tremendous loss. I was honoured to know Linda as a colleague and as her family doctor. Her unconditional love for her family was apparent and I hope that you continue to feel its presence. Sending you strength for the days ahead and trusting warm memories will sustain you.
Thanks for sharing Linda with all of us. She was a truly special person.

Brenda and Brad
Comment | Posted at 10:26pm via Condolence

Benefits to Ordering Flowers Through Heartfelt Sympathies

Send Beautiful Flower Arrangements

Ordering through us helps ensure your order will be placed through a local flower shop with whom the funeral home has a personal and trusting relationship. Through this service, a card with a picture of your selection will be included so you are able to leave a longer message of support to the family with your thoughtful gesture. Also included is a photo of your arrangement and message which will remain in perpetuity within this memorial website.

The Heartfelt Sympathies Difference:
  • Your flower arrangement will be hand-delivered by a local florist.
  • Choose to send to the service, funeral home, or family's home.
  • Your selected arrangement will be archived in this memorial tribute website in perpetuity.

Why light a candle?

This is why you should light a candle..

Honoring A Life: A Thoughtful Gesture with Global Benefits

Memorial Trees by Honoring A Life

When you choose to have a memorial tree planted for your loved one, you are doing more than simply putting a plant in the ground. You are making a long-term commitment to the environment, and implanting the memories of your loved one in our planet for countless years to come. A memorial tree is a unique tribute that provides global benefits like no other gift could.

What You Receive:
  • A memorial tree planted in the area of greatest need, according to the planting schedule of the American Forests Organization and the Canadian Institute of Forestry.
  • A memorial card to be sent to your home or a person of your choosing which demonstrates the gift you have given.
  • Your name and message listed in this online memorial, and on the website. (See sample memorial)