Private family service
The Hyderman family sadly announces the passing of Charles Vernon Hyderman on Dec. 27/2012 “Vern” was born in Oshawa, Ontario on Nov 21/25, the third eldest of four siblings. He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Nan Elizabeth (nee Pitchford) and two sisters Dorothea “Dot” (Johnston) and Carmelita (Plowright). He was predeceased by both parents, Charles Ernest and Ethel Gertrude Hyderman, an older brother Ernest and a cousin whom his parents raised in their home, Clarence McPhee.
He is also survived by his sons Mark and Stuart, daughters Janet and Suzanne. He was predeceased by his youngest son Ian.
Also mourning their loss are six grandchildren, three great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and many many friends, especially those from the aviation community to which he belonged.
Vern was a successful businessman and had a lifelong passion for flying, especially vintage biplanes, having restored several of them as family projects. His enthusiasm for aviation was shared with both of his sons, as well as with many of his friends and relatives.
Nan and Vern had moved to Salmon Arm BC in 2007, from St. Albert, AB.
The family would like to thank Dr. A. Heunis,the staff at Shuswap Lake General Hospital and Picadilly Care Centre for the wonderful care they provided.
There was a service celebrating Vern’s life at the Fischer Funeral Home in Salmon Arm at 10 am Monday Dec 31/2012. The family requests that donations be made to a charity in lieu of flowers.
“I have slip’t the surly bonds of earth……….and “touched the face of God.”