Bridge, B. Anne of St. Thomas, passed away peacefully, on Monday, June 24th, 2013, at the L.H.S.C. (Victoria Campus), in her 73rd year. Beloved wife of the late Ernest Charles Bridge (2010). Dear sister of Michael (Odette) Weiss of Montreal, Patricia (Joe) Shewchuck of Landsdowne and William Weiss of Trenton. Dear sister-in-law of Mel (Lila) Bridge of Dallas. Anne was born in St. Thomas on July 9th, 1940, the daughter of the late Andrew and Florence (Holden) Weiss. Prior to marrying Ernie , Barbara Anne enjoyed travelling throughout cities in Canada and United States as a stylist consultant for the Gossard Company. She was a longtime member of the St. Thomas Golf and Country Club, a charter member of the St. Thomas-Elgin Public Art Centre. Following her husband’s interests Anne became certified as a pilot for light planes and as an auctioneer. Winters were spent in southern climates until they settles in Naples, Florida for 35 years. Anne became the director of the social club for their condo units, which was a position that suited her personality and creative ability.
Resting at Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin St., St. Thomas where funeral service will be held Thursday, July 4th at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow in Elmdale Cemetery. Visitation Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Remembrances may be made to the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital Foundation, the St. Thomas Railroad Restoration Fund, the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Lung.