Bidner, Joan

Bidner, Joan

March 11th, 2019

On Monday, March 11th our world got smaller. Joan Bidner, 65, passed away unexpectedly surrounded by her family. She will be forever missed by her husband Ken of 44 years who lost the love of his life. Her children Lesley and Brent, whom she loved dearly, will miss her more than words can ever say. Survived by her siblings Jean McCallum (Gord) and Ross Bentley (Cathy) as well as by her extended family Fran Betts (Barry), Chris Bidner (Jane), and Barbara Bidner. She was loved by her many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents Ken and Edith Bentley. Joan was fortunate to have had many close friendships over the years and will be missed greatly. We are thankful to staff at University Hospital for all of their support. As per Joan’s request, there will be no visitation or funeral. In lieu of flowers, please consider donations in her memory to the Humane Society London & Middlesex.

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Book of Condolences

Bill & Dale McCallumOur deepest condolences to Ken & family, Jean & family and Ross & family. Bill & Dale
Michelle OdoardiI worked with Joan for many years, her smile would light up the room, she was a lovely lady and will be truly missed. Sincere Condolences to her family
Karen PelzI feel so blessed to have worked with Joan at TD Canada Trust. Joan was an amazing lady who inspired me in so many ways. A person that departs from this earth never truly leaves, for they are still alive in our hearts, through us, they live on. My condolences.
Kim PatrickKen, I am truly sorry to hear about your loss. Joan was a great lady and she will be truly missed and will always be remembered. Her smile and presence lit up the room. My condolences, Kim Patrick
Connie GrantSad news this morning to read of Joan's passing. My sympathy to Jean Ross and Ken and your respective families. She was a dynamo in any business dealings I had wit her. Fond memories.
Sally MasselMy sincere condolences to the Bidner family. God Bless!
Michael & Joanna DalesLesley, we are so sorry to hear this sad news about your Mom. Thinking of you and your family during this difficult time.
Kevin Schockaert & Rajka PasicKen and family, We are so shocked and saddened to learn of Joan's passing... She is such a lovely soul. Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this most difficult time. Memory eternal.
Adam and Lindsay TarvitLesley and Brent, we are so sorry to hear this terrible news about your mom. We are thinking about all of you right now and sending all of our love and prayers to you.
London Modern Quilt Guild CanadaJoan was such a wonderful woman and we will miss her smile at our meetings.
Frances (White) TuerShocked and saddened by this news. Joan and I worked together in Savings Services at Canada Trust (prior to TD merger), with Roberta, Pete, Dan, Sue, and Roseanne - we had so much fun. Later on we connected again when she worked at Ivey Publishing. She was a wonderful person and I know she will be greatly missed. Hoping your memories bring you comfort in the days ahead.
Sheila WalkerShocked to hear of Joan's passing. Ron and I would like you to know how very sorry we are for your loss. God be with you and your family at this time.
Nancy TrumperTo Jean and Ross....So sorry to read of the passing of Joan. As a close friend of Edith's for many years I know how much she meant to the family.
Tim & Cathy BeckwithBrent, we were so sorry to hear of your mom’s passing. We know how close you were to her. Our condolences and prayers go out to you, Ken and Lesley at this difficult time.
Haze and RussSaddened by the loss of such a great lady, a gentle soul taken way to soon! God speed the healing time for Ken, Brent and Lesley.
Rick, Sandy, Russ, Hazel, Blaine, Monique, Will & CoreenKen, Leslie and Brent: you were all in our thoughts and we drank a toast to our friend Joan each and every day of our travels. We miss her! Love. Rick, Sandy, Russ, Hazel, Blaine, Monique, Will & Coreen.
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