Edgar (Ed) Emile Tremblay, born 1936 in Saskatchewan passed away peacefully in Vernon Jubilee Hospital on July 24th, 2011 with his loving wife, Cecile, at his side. He had reached the age of 75 years.

Ed enjoyed a varied and interesting life: work on the family farm during his early years, roughneck on the oil rigs, produce manager at a local Co-Op, active in charitable organizations, employed at various positions in the forest industry, and during the years prior to his retirement, Ed was a taxi driver. During the late ‘70’s, Ed and Cecile operated a group home for the Ministry of Human Resources for seven years. Following this time, they cared for foster children in their home.

Throughout his life, Ed enjoyed many activities: camping with his family, hiking, fishing, gardening, traveling, golfing and huckleberry picking in the Golden area every August with his friend Bill Crandall and sometimes with Louis Alfano.

Edgar will be lovingly remembered by his family: his wife, Cecile Tremblay of Vernon, daughter, Carolyn Tremblay of Victoria, son, Daniel Tremblay of Vernon, daughter, Lyndi Dawn Tremblay of Armstrong, grandson, Darrel Grant of Victoria, granddaughter, Rebecca Bastian of Lumby, his mother, Nora Mongeon of Dunseith, North Dakota, USA, brothers, Victor Tremblay of Weyburn, Saskatchewan and Maurice Tremblay of Edmonton, Alberta, sister, Joan of Dunseith North Dakota, USA. brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews cousins and friends.

The funeral service for Ed will be held on Tuesday, August 2nd, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. in the chapel of Pleasant Valley Funeral Home with Pastor Steve Little officiating. Interment will follow in the Pleasant Valley Cemetery. A reception will be held in the Pleasant Valley Tea Room.

Those friends wishing to make memorial contributions in memory of Ed may do so to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, #4, 1551 Sutherland Avenue, Kelowna, BC V1Y 9M9.

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