Mabel Bidinoff

The family of Mabel Bidinoff, of Castlegar, sadly announces her passing on May 6, 2009 at Talarico Place Care Centre at the age of 83 years.

Mabel was born in Champion Creek, on September 14, 1925 to parents Nora and Fred Postnikoff. She married Mike Bidinoff in 1947 and the family moved to Robson in 1952, where they raised 4 children. Though Mabel lost her husband at a young age, she lived in Robson until failing health forced her to move to the Rota Villa in 1993, where she lived until 1997, when she moved to the Talarico Place Care Centre.

Mabel was predeceased by her loving husband Mike in 1965, son Raymond in 1985 and grandson Brett Poohachoff in 1995.

Left to mourn her loss are daughters Verna (Koozma) Poohachoff of Slocan Park, Marine (Blair) Archibald of Mackenzie and Irene Philipoff of Creston, 3 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren.

At Mabel’s request there will be no service, cremation has taken place.

Arrangements are in care of the Castlegar Funeral Chapel.


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