March 5, 1914 – August 19, 2012

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Edith Fern Seymour, at the age of 98 years, on August 19, 2012, at Vernon Hospice House. She was predeceased by her husband, John Seymour; her brothers, Joe Pedley, Frank Pedley, and William McLeod; her son, Walter Seymour; daughter-in-law, Lorraine Seymour, and daughter, Phyllis Solland. She is survived by her four children; Bert Seymour, Tina Cole, Shirley Johnson, and Sharron Seymour; as well as grandchildren, great grandchildren, and extended family.

In the earlier years of Edith’s career, she took care of the elderly and cooked for multiple families. Edith had an open heart of raising foster children over the years, providing them with a loving, caring home. Her interests were religion, playing the piano, shopping, traveling, socializing, current events, and music.

Her Funeral Service will be held at Vernon Funeral Home, 3007 – 28 Street, Vernon, on Monday, August 27 at 11:00 A.M. Interment will follow at Pleasant Valley Cemetery followed by a tea at the Schubert Centre.

Arrangements are in the care of Vernon Funeral Home 250-542-0155.

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