Lavon Will-Manchester on Friday, October 4, 2013 Lavon Will went home to be with her Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ after a short but courageous battle with cancer. She was born on April 1, 1941 in Trail, BC. She left home at 18 and went to St. Joseph’s School of Nursing in Victoria. Her parents were Fred and Lenore Bridger of Kimberly, BC. She enjoyed a long career in nursing at the old and new Concordia Hospital in Winnipeg and retired as the nurse at the CN Shops in Transcona. She had a great love for her dog Benji, gardening, cooking and baking. She also enjoyed the time she spent working at The Upper Room Mission in Vernon, BC. She found great peace with God and and enjoyed the fellowship at Emmanuel Baptist Church. Lavon will be greatly missed by her sisters Joan Aune and Claudia Heide, husband, Rod; her children Boyd Manchester, wife Tammy, grandchildren Allison and Coletan; Rod Manchester, grandchildren Lane and Morgan; Heidi and Tim Hellston. Celebration of Life Sat., Nov. 9, 11:00, Emmanuel Baptist Church, 3412 – 15th Avenue, Vernon, BC. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Upper Room Mission, 3403 – 27th Ave., Vernon, or Canadian Cancer Society.