NANCY EDITH SCHMIDT passed away peacefully with family by her side on March 24, 2004 in Vernon, BC at the age of 80 years. She was predeceased by her husband Smitty in 1994 and is survived by her loving family; 1 daughter Joanne (Ron) Swart of Vernon, BC, 2 sons James (Marge) of Golden, BC, and Irwin (Darlene) of Vernon, BC. Nancy is also survived by 4 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren, 1 brother Stanley (Dorothy) Brewer of Quesnel, BC, 1 sister Dolly Wheeler of Summerland, BC and many extended family members. A Celebration of Life Service was held from the Chapel of Pleasant Valley Funeral Home on Saturday, March 27, 2004 at 4:00 PM. Cremation. Donations in memory of Nancy gratefully accepted to either Hospice House, 3506 27th Ave., Vernon, BC, V1T 1S1 or Childrens Hospital Foundation 4480 Oak St., Vancouver, BC, V6H 3V1. Arrangements in care of VERNON FUNERAL HOME 250-542-0155.