April 19, 1930 - October 6, 2017
Funeral Home Nepean - Garden Chapel
McKay, Basil Eady
Peacefully, surrounded by his family on Friday, October 6, 2017, at the age of 87 years. Proudly served with the RCAF/CAF for 30 years. Predeceased by his loving wife of 44 years Willa (Read), parents Dan and Lilly, siblings Don, Cal, Russ, Stella, Kay and Tom. Survived by his children Harold (Pamela), grandsons Matthew, Daniel and Christopher, daughter Linda (James), son Allan (Lise), as well as many nieces and nephews. The family wishes to extend a heartfelt thank you to Dr. Lisa Aldridge (Palliative Care) and all the staff at Elmsmere Villa, Basil’s home since March 2016, for their kind and compassionate care, in particular Linda Vu and her nursing team. In keeping with Basil’s wishes, a private family interment has taken place.