Posted: November 29th, 2018

Maud Elizabeth Hovan

(nee Mitchell)


Our mother died peacefully on October 27 in her home in Courtenay, BC. with her daughter Marguerite .

Maud was born in Lundbreck Falls Alberta.

In Milk River Maud met her best friend and future husband of 60 years, the yet to be Dr. Norman Hovan. She graduated as an registered nurse in 1945, married Norman in 1947 and had 9 children in the next 16 years .

In 2011 she moved to Courtenay and remained, active, independent and thrilled to be finally living in BC, away from Alberta Winters.

Maud was predeceased by her first family, her husband Norman her two children Gwen and Bobby.

There remains 7 children 17 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren alive

What a legacy!

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