Edna M. Pratt

Edna M. Pratt

Edna M. Pratt (nee Bryanton) was in her 101st year and passed away peacefully in the early morning hours of January 9, 2016 at Malaspina Gardens, Nanaimo, BC. Edna was born in Bowden on May 8, 1915 to Herbert and Florence Bryanton and is survived by her brother, Carl Bryanton of Calgary. Edna, a World War ll veteran, was one of the original 150 women recruited into the Royal Canadian Air Force. Post war, she worked with the United Nations helping to relocate the displaced persons in Europe. Upon her return to Canada, Edna worked with the Federal Government until her retirement. She was a long-standing member and supporter of the RCAF Association, The Royal Canadian Legion, The Eastern Star, and The Red Hats. She will be returning to Rimbey for her final rest beside her beloved husband of 54 years, William (Bill) F. Pratt. The family wishes to extend our heartfelt thanks and gratitude to Dr. Fletcher and the staff at Malaspina Gardens for their excellent care and attention to her comfort and care. Condolences may be offered by visiting www.telfordsnanaimo.com

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