Edwina HEARN

HEARN, Edwina VICTORIA

Passed away peacefully at home July 21, 2010 at the age of 77. She was predeceased by her mother Irene Ledger, Stepfather Ernie Ledger, Father Edwin Fryer, Brother Richard Ledger, and grandson Dexter Buckner. Edwina is survived by her husband Eric Hearn, 6 children; Charles, Charlene, Christine, Janine, James, and Jack, sisters; Christine Law and Jane Wagner. She was the proud grandmother of 18 grand children and 11 great grandchildren. Edwina was born in 1933 and was the first New Year’s baby born that year. She was raised in Vancouver and the Cariboo, and as a child sang on the local radio. She loved horse back riding and had a great passion for music and dance. Edwina enjoyed teaching piano, guitar and accordion. She worked as a care aide for many years and later started her own successful business, Abbey Valley Homemakers. Edwina and her husband ran a bed and breakfast in their Tudor style home. She also worked as a volunteer at the local church. Edwina was a member of The Eastern Star. She will be fondly remembered by family and friends.

A celebration of life will be held on Thursday July 29, at 2:00pm at 33746 Dlugosh Ave, Mission.