With great regrets, the family of Edith Marie Phillips, born June 1st, 1935 in the small town of Unity, Saskatchewan, announces her passing on Jan. 22, 2019 at Vernon, B.C. She is predeceased by her loving husband Eugene, Son Donald, grand-daughter Megan, her Parents Helmer and Edith Hanson, Sister Myrtle Hanson. Surviving children: Daughter-in law Mel Phillips (Donald), Donna Marie Steeves (Gerry), Ken Phillips (Jayna), Neil Phillips (Debra Bostock) and Karen Ostafew (John). Grand-Children and great grand-children Christopher Phillips (Shannon and daughter Allie), Kelly Phillips (Steve Harris and daughter Copper), Laura Friesen (Curt Pollock and children April and James), Megan Burnett (Mark and daughters Brynlee and Autumn), Mitchell Phillips, Nykola Ostafew (Molly Kopola) and Jaclyn Ostafew (Evan Moreau), Brothers: Torval (Helena) Hanson, Stanley (Shirley) Hanson, Alvin (Irene) Hanson; numerous nieces, nephews and their families. A special thanks to her closest friends for their love and devotion.
Funeral Service will be held at Third Avenue United Church, 1301 – 102nd Street, North Battleford, Saskatchewan on Thursday, Jan. 31st, 2019 at 11 am with Mrs. Joyce Salie officiating. Luncheon will follow the service. In lieu of flowers, please donate to the Heart and Stoke Foundation or Canadian Cancer Society in Memory of Edith Marie Phillips. Funeral Arrangements have been entrusted to Alternatives Funeral & Cremation Services, Armstrong, B.C. and Battlefords Funeral Service, North Battleford, SK. (306-446-4200).