MR. ANDREW JOHN HILDE went peacefully to be with his Lord and Saviour at the Vernon Jubilee Hospital on Sunday, January 5th, 2003 at the age of 91 years. He was born in Norbo, Alberta on April 12th, 1911. His first wife, Mildred Dorothy, predeceased him in 1962. They had four children: Kathleen, Raynor (who died in 1996), Kenneth and Sharon. Andrew remarried in 1967 and lived very happily with his second wife, Caroline Elvina, for over 35 years, in Vernon, B.C. The two families integrated into a beautifully harmonious relationship, so that Andrew leaves behind to mourn him his own three children, Kathleen, Kenneth and Sharon, 9 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren, as well as Caroline’s four children, Marlene, James, Karen and Kathy, 9 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. The Funeral Service will be held at Living Word Lutheran Church, 6525-Okanagan Landing Road, on Saturday, January 11th, 2003 at 10:00 A.M. with Pastor Peter Ward officiating. Interment will follow in the Lakeview Memorial Gardens, Kelowna, B.C. As an expression of sympathy, those who wish to do so may send donations in memory of Andrew Hilde to the Living Word Lutheran Church Memorial Fund, 6525-Okanagan Landing Road, Vernon, B.C. V1H 1M5. Funeral arrangements have been made with BETHEL FUNERAL CHAPEL LTD., 5605-27th Street, Vernon, B.C. V1T 8Z5 (1-250-542-1187).