Lavender Birmingham

On Saturday the 6th of October, Lavender Dixon Birmingham (nee Longstaff) passed at the age of 83.

Married for 52 years. Survived by one sister and one brother.

Lavender was born in Devon, England in 1924. Was married in England in 1955 and came to Canada shortly after. She was active in the peace movement in the 60’s going to peace marches in Vancouver. She was president of Voice of Women of B.C. and later editor of their newsletter for many years.