Mrs. Ida Bridgeman-Smith was born on April 5th, 1921 at Jarrow, Alberta and passed away on July 31st, 2007 at Kelowna, B.C., having reached the age of 86 years. She will be lovingly remembered by her son, Gordon (Mabel) Bridgeman of Kelowna, B.C.; two grandsons, Shane (Kim) of St. Albert, Alberta and Darryl (Dawn) of Canberra, Australia; one great-granddaughter, Olivia and numerous nieces, nephews and extended family members. She was predeceased by her first husband, Stanley Bridgeman in 1981; her second husband, Allen Smith in 2006; eight brothers and five sisters. Ida was a past member of Peace Lutheran Church, the IODE, Order of the Royal Purple and the Eastern Star. Cremation preceded a Graveside Service which will be held at the Pleasant Valley Cemetery on Tuesday, August 7th, 2007 at 10:30 A.M. with Pastor Richard D. Schulz officiating. As an expression of sympathy, those who wish to do so may send donations in memory of Ida to the Vernon Jubilee Hospital Foundation, designated for the Drs. Tom McMurtry-Peter Baerg Cancer Clinic, 2101-32nd Street, Vernon, B.C. V1T 9Z9.
Funeral arrangements have been made with BETHEL FUNERAL CHAPEL LTD., 5605-27th Street,
Vernon, B.C. (250) 542-1187