WILLIAM (Bill) GORDON HEDGE of Vernon, passed away peacefully in the Vernon and District Hospice Center on Friday, December 17th, 2004 at the age of 89 years. Bill is survived by his wife Jean; daughter Doreen Fisher; son Gordon (Joan) Hedge; six grandchildren: Kim, Gord, Laurel, Donald, Jeffrey and Brad and also six great grandchildren. A Memorial Service will be held in Vernon in Early 2005. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Vernon Jubilee Hospital Foundation Memorial Fund, 2101 32nd Street, Vernon, B.C. V1T 5L2 in Memory of Bell. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.firstmemorialkelowna.com Arrangements entrusted to First Memorial Funeral Services, Kelowna (250)762-2299.