WILDE LadeenPosted: December 29th, 2012
LADEEN MCBRIDE WILDE passed away on Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at the Raymond Hospital at the age of 80.
LaDeen was born November 11, 1932 in Raymond, Alberta to Ira McBride and Fannie Woolley McBride, the youngest of 6 daughters. She spent her childhood happily growing up in Raymond. After graduating from high school she worked at the Mercantile and then the bank where she became acquainted with Robert H. Wilde. They married in 1954 and settled into life on the farm near Welling where they spent the next 57 years together establishing home and family.
She was active in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints all her life and served in numerous capacities including fulfilling a mission with Bob at Cove Fort, Utah. LaDeen had many talents and she willingly shared her musical abilities, home-grown produce and baking. She was a talented seamstress and avid quilter and worked selflessly and tirelessly in service to her family and community.
LaDeen will be dearly missed by many friends and family including her children: Susan (Barry) Grant of Taber, Beverly (Peter) Scott of Welling, Byron (Sheila) Wilde of Welling, Peggy (Wade) Steed of Taber, Karen (Lee) Rickords of Logan, Utah, Kathleen (Byron) Brooks of Raymond, Carolyn Law of Raymond and Rebecca (Monti) Toly of Milk River. She is also survived by 35 grandchildren and 34 great-grandchildren, her sisters Mildred (Grant) Fawns and Beth (Malcolm) Bridge.
She was preceded in death by her beloved husband Bob, as well as five children who died in infancy – Darrel & Carrel, Jean & Joan and Randall, her parents, and sisters: Margaret (Henry) Ehlert, Hazel (Larry) Wannop, and Aneta (Gordon) Heggie.
The Funeral Service will be held at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, WELLING CHAPEL, on Monday, December 31, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. with Bishop Randy Wilde officiating.
Friends may meet the family at the church prior to the funeral service from 12:30 to1:45 p.m.
Interment in the Temple Hill Cemetery, Raymond.
Christensen Salmon Generations Funeral Home Ltd.
703-13 Street North
Lethbridge, AB T1H 2T2
Phone: (403) 382-3601
Fax: (403) 320-1492
Sign guest book: www.generationsfh.ca