Newton Reid BRYDON

Mr. Newton Reid Brydon, DFC, Mid, QJM passed away on June 29, 2007 in Hope, B.C. at the age of 86 years. He was predeceased by his son: Allison Newton Brydon in 1994, and his brothers: Louis and Francis.

Newton is survived by his loving family; wife: Margaret, children: Sheila (David) Blair and Darrell Brydon, grandchildren: Karyn (Dave Fullerton) Stewart, Andrew (Suzanne) Stewart, Jillian (Wes) Haywood and Bobbi (Michael) Rothball, and great grandchildren: Rachel, Scarlett Rose, Elisabet, Jace and Teryn, sisters: Norma Best of Wolfville, N.S. and Madeline Gibson of Markham, ON, stepbrother: Harold Brydon and his dog, Tessa.

Newton was a member of the Caterpillar Club, past President of the Hope Legion for 4 years, past President of the Air Force Officer’s Association in Vancouver, B.C., a member of the Air Force Association in Chilliwack, B.C. Newton was a wonderful husband and father and received many awards as Salesman of the Year. He will always be remembered for his humor, honesty, and love for his family.

A Traditional Service will be held on Saturday, July 07, 2007 @ 1:30 p.m. at the Royal Canadian Legion Hall Branch #228 at 344 Fort Street, Hope, B.C. with Viewing taking place between 1:00-1:30 p.m. Legion Chaplain Ken Wotherspoon will be officiating. A Burial will take place at The Royal Canadian Legion Cemetery in Hope, B.C. following the Service, with a Reception to be held back at the Legion Hall afterwards.

In lieu of flowers, a donation can be made to the Fraser Canyon Hospital in memory of Newton.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to Dr. Greggain and the staff at the Fraser Canyon Hospital.

Mountainside Funeral Home entrusted with the arrangements 604-869-8229.