Margaret “Edna” Friesen

Margaret ‘Edna’ passed away on Monday, May 26, 2014 after a short battle with cancer at the age of 77 years. Edna was born in Kamsack, Saskatchewan but grew up in Courtenay, BC. She will be lovingly remembered and sadly missed by her three sons; Fred (Abbey) of Penticton, BC, Bob (Cindy) of Rollyview, AB., Doug (Lynn) of Edmonton, AB., and her only daughter Joan, also of Penticton as well as 9 grandchildren, 16 “great” great-grandchildren, her brother Bert, and her four sisters, Nadine, Kay, Davina (Norm), and Roberta (Bruce). She was sadly predeceased by her husband of 57 ½ years Allan Friesen and first son Donald. Edna was always crocheting an afghan for someone and loved a good game of Skip-Bo. She was a great mom, grandmother, aunt, sister and will be missed by all who knew her. There will be a funeral service at Bethel Tabernacle 945 Main Street, Penticton with Pastor Darwin Pichette officiating on Friday, May 30, 2014 at 2:00 pm with a viewing at 1:00 pm for those who wish to pay their respects. Condolences can be sent to the family by visiting www.Hansonsfuneral.ca.