Veronica (Bonnie) Bryden passed away at Valleyhaven Guest Home on October 25, 2004 at the age of 88. She was born in Glace Bay, N.S. on December 23, 1915.
Bonnie is survived by her children, son John Lawrence (Diane) Bryden of Trenton, Ont., daughters, Marie Demers of Chilliwack, Doreen, McDonald of Abbotsford and Helen (Paul) Kirby of Langley. She is also survived by her sister Clara MacPhee and brother George Fraser both of Glace Bay, N.S., 10 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren.
Bonnie was predeceased by her husband John Lawrence Bryden as well as seven brothers and three sisters.
Our beautiful mother and grandmother will loving be remembered for her love of her family, her indescribable generosity and her famous bread and buns. She loved to play bingo and was an avid walker. We are so happy that she will once again be able to walk and now it will be with the other angles.
Services will be held on Friday, Oct. 29, 2004 at 11 am in the Chilliwack General Hospital’s chapel with Fr. Seamus Makrell as officiant. Interment at the Royal Canadian Legion Cemetery with Fr. Gino Aloisio officiating.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association or to the Canadian Cancer Society.