Lorna Mae Bittner (nee Barber), loving mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, cousin, niece and friend passed away quietly into the presence of her Lord on April 14, 2003.
The daughter of Phil and Reba Barber, Lorna was born in Chilliwack, Feb. 11, 1945 and spent much of her growing-up years in Abbotsford.
After marrying, and after having her children, the family moved to Calgary then to Airdrie, AB, where she raised her family.
Lorna and the children returned to Chilliwack in the 1980’s where she remained until her passing. Lorna had a long career as as dispatcher for the local fire departments where she lived.
Since 1987, Lorna was a dispatcher for the Chilliwack Fire Department and, later, the Fraser Valley Regional District Fire Services. Lorna is survived by her children; Steven, Darcy (David), Andrew’ grandchildren William, Robert and Rebecca; and her brother Don Barber.
The funeral service will be held at the Chilliwack Central Bretheran Church on Friday, April 25, 2003 at 10:30 a.m.