Suddenly on September 2, 2008. Survived by her loving family: daughter, Mimi Poitras; sisters, Doreen, Emily and Leona.Predeceased by her son, Jodi Poitras in 1995. No formal services will be held at Friedas request. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated. Cremation arrangements in care of Everden Rust Funeral Services, 250-860-6440