Mary Jane Edwards

We regret to announce the

death of Mary Jane Edwards at

the Vernon Jubilee Hospital on

November 10, 2008, at the age

of 86 years. Mary is survived by

her loving husband of 50 years, Basil;

one brother George (Dorothy) Ramsay of

Scotland; two sisters, Anne Legg of Scotland and Isabel (Edward)

Gordon of England; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins

throughout the world.

Mary started nursing in 1939 in Scotland, working with soldiers

wounded in action. She was a midwife in Scotland and a public

health nurse in Scotland and Canada, working in Drumheller, AB.

She also nursed in Lumby, BC.

Mary was an avid curler and golfer in Vernon and an associate

member of RCL Branch #25. She was an outgoing person with

a wonderful personality and was loved by everyone she met. We

will miss her dearly.

A Service of Remembrance will be held on Monday, November

17 at 2:00 P.M. at Canterbury Court with Mr. Brian Jackson

offi ciating. Cremation. In lieu of fl owers, donations in

memory of Mary may be made to the Heart and

Stroke Foundation, 202 – 3402 – 27 Avenue,

Vernon V1T 1S1. Arrangements are in the

care of Vernon Funeral Home

250-542-0155.

MARY JANE EDWARDS