Elfrieda Ediger went to be with the Lord on Sunday, the 13th of May, 2012 at Chilliwack General Hospital at the age of 92. Elfrieda was born in Donskoj, Russia on May 12, 1920. Her family immigrated to Canada in 1926 to Provost, Saskatchewan. In 1937 they moved to Greendale, BC.
On November 24, 1940 she married Frank Ediger and raised five children. They retired from farming in 1973 and enjoyed puzzling, gardening and hosting family and friends.
Elfrieda will be lovingly remembered by her husband, Frank Ediger, married 71 years; children Joyce Muir, Walter (Betty), Ronald (Lena), Raymond (Rose), and Janet (Lorin); many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Family viewing will take place Friday, May 18 from 7 to 9 pm. A Graveside Service will be held on Saturday, May 19 at 12:30 pm at Greendale Cemetery, 44651 Watson Rd., Chilliwack. A Celebration of Life Service will follow at 2:00 pm at Eden Mennonite Church, 46551 Chilliwack Central Rd., Chilliwack.
Our heartfelt thank you to the excellent nursing staff for the love and care they showed our mom.
Memorial Donations may be made in Elfrieda’s name to Christian Haitian Ministries, 49961 Elkview Rd., Chilliwack BC V4Z 1A5.
Online condolences can be left at www.Woodlawn-MtCheam.ca