Freda Dawson

Freda Dawson

August 12, 1926 –

April 12, 2012

Freda (Freddie) was born

in Greenfield, Quebec, August 12, 1926. Freda joined the Canadian Navy as a young woman and met her future husband. They were married in 1946 and moved to Nelson, BC.

As a wife and mother of 3 children, Freda decided she would like to complete her high school education. Freda returned to school as an adult student in the early 1960’s. This achievement is remembered fondly by family, friends and fellow students of that era. Castlegar has been Freda’s home since 1994. Freda was a member of the Castlegar Golf Club where she enjoyed golf and her many friends there. Freda loved to fish and gardening was a source of enjoyment.

Freda is survived by her son Paul (Shawn) and daughters Denise and Nicole as well as her 8 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren.

No public service by request. A tea to celebrate Freda’s life will

be held at a later date.

The family would like to thank all the residents and staff at Talarico Place, Castlegar for the extraordinary care, Compassion and friendship during this difficult time.

Castlegar Funeral Chapel in care of arrangements.

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