Category: memorial

Maureen Lee Memorial Scholarship Fund

Family and friends of Maureen Lee have established the Maureen Lee Memorial Scholarship Fund at the Celtic Arts Foundation in Mount Vernon, WA. The fund will provide scholarships for highland pipers to the Celtic Arts Foundation’s Winter School. Donations to the fund can be made at https://celticarts.org/donations/scholarships/ The following details of the fund are from…

Celebration of Life for Maureen Lee MacDonald – May 11, 2019

The Celebration of Life for Maureen Lee MacDonald will be held on Saturday May 11, 2019, 1:00 pm at the Berea Baptist Church, 6062 132 St, Surrey, BC V3X 1M8 UPDATE: Donations in Maureen’s memory can be made to the Maureen Lee Memorial Scholarship Fund at the Celtic Arts Foundation.   The Passing of Maureen Lee…

The Passing of George McKillop

George McKillop, former bass drummer of the SFU Pipe Band, passed away in late February 2019 at age 87. George began his pipe band career as a snare drummer in the Seaforth Highlanders of Canada Pipes & Drums. He joined the SFU Pipe Band as bass drummer in 1978 continuing until 1987 during which time…

The Passing of Andrew Peck

Andrew Peck, former piper in the SFU Pipe Band and its first band manager when the City of Port Moody Pipe Band became the SFU Pipe Band in 1981, passed away on January 15. Andrew started piping with the Richmond Boys Pipe Band in the late 1960s and was a member of the Richmond Pipe…