Winchester Press – obit – Hilda Sophia Bryan

Hilda Sophia Bryan

Hilda Sophia Bryan (nee Cassidy) of RR2 Mountainpassed away Feb. 25, 2006 at Winchester District Memorial Hospital.She was 81.
She was born on March 9, 1924 in Chesterville to the late HenryCassidy and the late Gertrude Quackenbush. She was the wife ofthe late Lester John Bryan, whom she married in Winchester onOct. 9, 1943. She was the mother of Sharron (Clarence Peterson),Carol (Richard Peterson), Marion (the late George Nelson), andGeorge (Arlene). She was grandmother to Jennifer (Rick Nelson),Leslie Peterson (Paul), the late Bryan Peterson, Marianne Bryan(Dave Sears), Bob Bryan, and Kate and Mathew Nelson; and to great-grandchildrenZachery, Anthony, and Amy Nelson. She was the sister of Earl Cassidy(Robyn) of Australia, and sister-in-law of Carl Bryan (the lateFern). She was predeceased by brothers Lorne, John, and Jim, andby sisters Wilda, and Elizabeth.
Formerly from Maple Ridge (Chesterville), she was a housewifeand homemaker. She was a member of the United Church Women ofMountain and Hallville, and was a member of the United Church.
A private funeral was held at Byers Funeral Home in South Mountain.The pallbearers were family members.