1920 – 2013
Edith passed away peacefully in Vernon Jubilee Hospital on November 29th, 2013.
She is survived by one son, John (Elly) of Courtenay, B.C.; daughters: Carol (Dwaine) Jensen of Priddis, AB., Donna (Kerry) Gales of Calgary, AB., Brenda (Wayne) Matson of North Fork, Virginia, USA, Barb (Jake) Jacober of Vernon, and Connie Deane of Vernon; thirteen grandchildren; thirteen great grandchildren; one brother, Elio (Tina) D’Appolonia of Pittsburg, Pennsyvania, USA; one sister, Elsie Whetstone of Ottawa, Ontario; numerous nieces, nephews and extended family. Edith was predeceased by her loving husband, Don, in 1980; son, James, in 2003; grandson, Cory, in 1982; and granddaughter, Crystal, in 2000.
The Graveside Service in Pleasant Valley Cemetery will be held on Wednesday, December 4th, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. Rev. Father Dale Normandeau officiating.
Flowers are gratefully declined. Those friends wishing to make memorial contributions in memory of Edith may do so to Daybreak Program at The Schubert Center.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Pleasant Valley Funeral Home, Phone: 250 542 4333. Condolences may be offered at