LOIS BARTHOLOMEW (nee Lockwood) passed away peacefully at her home on May 3, 2004, at the age of 82 years. Lois was born and educated in Vernon and has been a lifelong resident of the area. She will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by her husband of 60 years, H.D. (”Bart”); children: “Skip” (Carol) of Armstrong, Chris (Colin) Hollamby in Australia, Jan Robinson of Vernon, Marci (Wayne) Pierce of Vernon, and Kim (Dorothy) of Toronto; 17 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren. Lois is also survived by brother, Ed Lockwood and sister Midge Lewis; numerous nieces, nephews, and extended family members and her brothers and sisters of the Christadelphian community worldwide. She was a loving mother and grandmother and a devoted wife. She now awaits the return of Christ… the resurrection… and the establishment of the Kingdom of God on earth. Friends are invited to pay their last respects in the Chapel of Vernon Funeral Home on Wednesday, May 5, between 6pm and 9pm. Funeral Service will be held there on Thursday, May 6, at 11:00 am. Interment will follow in Vernon City Cemetery. Arrangements are in the care of VERNON FUNERAL HOME 250-542-0155.