November 20, 1946 – November 3, 2019
It is with heavy hearts the family announces the passing of John Richard Scully on November 3, 2019 at North Island Hospital in Courtenay. He leaves behind to mourn his passing, his loving wife Bonnie (Yvonne) Scully, son Brian (Alyson), daughter Dawn (Mitchel); grandchildren Emma and Erika; brothers Joe and Vince. John was predeceased by his brother Bernie (deceased), and sister Winnie (deceased).
John served 10 years (1964 – 1974) as a Corporal as a cook, and then as an Aircraft Refinisher.
He was known for his kind and generous nature. He preferred hugs over handshakes. Bonnie was truly the love of his life. John’s granddaughters, Emma and Erika brought him great joy. John was also well known in the Comox Valley for his many trades; including autobody repair, windshield repair, and carpet cleaning for over 30 years. He will be truly missed by all who knew him.
The Scully family would like to express their gratitude to Dr. Konway, nurse Tammy Bishop, for their ongoing care and attention for John during his time in the hospital, also Cyd and Johanna for their care and all the nursing staff on 3A & 3B at Comox Valley Hospital.
A funeral service will be held on Saturday, November 16th at 2 pm at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 1581 Dingwall Road, Courtenay, with a tea to follow.
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