Alvilde Sophie Sjodin

Alvilde Sophie Sjodin


October 9, 1910 – October 3, 2013

After nearly 103 years, ‘Alda’ was ushered into the presence of her Lord, whom she faithfully served to the end.  She was born in Minnesota, raised in

Saskatchewan, farmed with her husband Gus in Alberta and spent retirement years in BC.  She was an avid quilter, sewer and gardener.  She composed 71 poems while living at Brookhaven Care Center.  A special thanks to all the staff at Brookhaven for the 9 years of love and care they showered on her.  She will be remembered by her 2 daughters, Eunice (Wayne) Stoneman, Esther (Rowland) Schmidt, foster daughter

Janice Buckberry, 7 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her husband, her parents, 2 sisters and 3 brothers.  A Funeral Service will be held 11:00 A.M., Friday October 11, 2013 at Hansons Arbor Westwood Funeral Chapel, 2541 Churchill Rd., West Kelowna. Officiated by Pastor Ed Skutshek. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to World Vision or Wycliffe Bible Translators.

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