Mary Warr holds a photo of her husband Ernie Warr, who passed away from a medically-assisted death in August 2017. Vancouver Island leads the country with more than 500 patients using the practice in the two-and-a-half years it has been legal. Ian Holmes/NanaimoNewsNOW
February 10, 2019 - 9:35am
Updated: February 10, 2019 - 2:27pm
NANAIMO — A Nanaimo man's widow says medically assisted dying offered her husband a choice to end a cycle of misery, and it's a choice made more on Vancouver Island than anywhere else in Canada.