Ida HOGAN

HOGAN, Ida May. May 29, 1920 – Dec 23, 2013. Ida passed away peacefully at Cheam Village, Agassiz, BC on Monday, December 23rd, 2013 at the age of 93. She is survived by her daughter Colleen (Jim Dewes) Walker of Orillia, Ontario, son Russell (Joan) Hogan of Chilliwack, BC, grandchildren Gerry (Angela) Walker of Iquluit, NV, Michael Hogan of Loma Linda, CA, Lisa Hogan of Chilliwack, BC and great grandchildren Caley and Cassie Walker; as well as several nieces and nephews. She is predeceased by her husband Fred, sister Ethel and brothers Tom, Norman and William. Ida was born in Prince Rupert in 1920 where she lived for many years of her life. It was there she met Fred and they married in 1942. In 1977 when Fred retired they moved to Chilliwack BC and made many friends through their membership in the Gyro Club and the Elks Lodge. Ida enjoyed bowling and belonged to a league for many years, she loved to bake and socialize. Both Fred and Ida had a gift for fostering lifelong friendships and so she will be fondly remembered by many. A private celebration of Ida’s life will be held on Sunday January 19th at 3:00 pm for family and close friends at her son’s home in Chilliwack. There will be no service as per Ida’s request.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Shriners Children’s Hospital, 3550 Wayburne Drive, Burnaby, BC V5G 3K9. The family would like to sincerely thank Dr. McIntosh and the staff at Cheam Village, Agassiz for the care and respect given to their mother and grandmother during the last years of her life.