Edna Frances ODERMATT

ODERMATT, Edna Frances 1915-2013 With sorrow and heavy hearts, the Odermatt Family is announcing the passing of our loved mother, Grandmother, Great Grandmother Edna Odermatt on December 10th, 2013. Edna was a pioneer of Ladner for 97 years, and a dedicated farmer's wife. She was blessed by having 9 grand children and 12 great grand children. Predeceased by husband Joseph (1993), son Karl (2011), sons in law Noel Webster (1994) and Arnie Holmgren (1996) and daughter in-law Kay Odermatt (2007). Survived by Ron Odermatt, Lola Webster (Eugene), Wilma Holmgren, Wayne Odermatt (Bonnie) and daughter in law Ailsa Odermatt. Edna was our strong family matriarch, she will be remembered as a generous and loving mother. She treasured family gatherings, and always expressed sincere interest in her grand children's activities. In earlier years, she curled, travelled, bowled in a seniors league, loved gardening and was a avid reader. The Odermatt family will cherish and treasure all the memories, especially the farm years. The family Wishes to Thank the Delta Hospital for the special care shown to her during her stay. A Memorial Service will be held at 1pm, Sunday December the 22nd, 2013 at the Town and Country Inn, 6005 Highway 17, Delta, with a Reception to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Delta Hospital or the charity of your choice would be appreciated. THANK YOU. "OUR MOTHER LIVED A FULL LIFE"

Published in The Delta Optimist from Dec. 18 to Dec. 20, 2013