Category: memorial

The passing of Robert J. (Bob) MacDonald

Robert J. (Bob) MacDonald passed away on October 2, 2015 in the Chilliwack Hospital. Bob was born on August 15, 1947. He was a member of the Kiwanis Boys Pipe Band during the 1950s and early 1960s. He was also a member of the City of Port Moody Pipe Band during the late 1960s through…

Updated: The Passing of Ron MacLeod, O.C., Life Member

Ron MacLeod, Officer of the Order of Canada and Life Member of the BC Pipers’ Association passed away on January 15, 2015. He was one of the founding members of the Piobaireachd Club and he made a great contribution to piping in BC through his compilation of piobaireachd histories. He was a strong supporter and promoter…

Memorial: Jim MacDonald 8/28/1932 – 7/23/2014

Jim MacDonald, a past member of the Seaforth Highlanders of Canada and a past President of the BCPA in the 1970s passed away on July 16. His Memorial Service will be held on Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. at Victory Memorial Park Funeral Centre, 14831 28th Avenue, Surrey. Further details are at