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September 30, 2014

OLMSTED (Lane) Edith Grace

July 14, 1921 ~ September 30, 2014

Edith Grace Olmsted passed away quietly at her home in Port Alberni, BC. Edith was the eldest of 7 children, born to Walter and Jessie Lane in Abbotsford, BC. She married Frank Olmsted and lived many years in Donovan, SK. After Frank's passing she came back to BC and lived on Vancouver Island, lastly in Port Alberni, where she could pursue her passion for gardening, painting, and enjoy her cats. Edith was predeceased by her parents, her husband, 2 brothers; Lloyd (Sonny) and Keith, and a sister Lily Norman. She is survived by 2 sisters; Pearl Hobbs and Eva Cossett, and her brother John (Jack) Lane, as well as many nieces and nephews. The family would like to express deep gratitude to the caregivers who cared so lovingly for Edith in her last years.

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