Vida PASK1

#6196, b. 18 December 1907, d. 16 June 1988
Last Edited=30 Oct 2017
     Vida PASK was born on 18 December 1907 in Zeneta, Saskatchewan, Canada.1,2 She was the daughter of Stephen PASK and Sarah COMMON.1
In the census of 1 June 1911 in Saltcoats, Saskatchewan, Canada, she was listed as aged 3 born December 1906 in Saskatchewan, the daughter of Stephen PASK.3
In the census of 1 June 1921 in Saltcoats, Saskatchewan, Canada, she was listed as aged 13 born in Saskatchewan, the daughter of Stephen PASK.4
Vida married Jack SAWYER on 14 July 1937.1,5

She was in a Pask Family photograph taken in July 1938 in Canada.6 The photograph included:
Back Row: Arthur Henry Pask, Stephen James Pask, Arthur Lawrence Cross, Oliver Egar Pask
Second Back Row: Mary Elizabeth Pask (later married Leonard Thomas), Florence Armisticia Pask (later married Laurie Halliday), Vida Pask (later married Jack Sawyer)
Middle Row: Emily Pask née Wilkinson, Arthur George Cross, May Wilkinson (sister of Emily Pask née Wilkinson), Sarah Pask née Common
Front Row (Seated): Aubrey Oliver Phillips Pask, Florence Gertrude Agatha Cross née Pask, Stephen Pask.6

She was mentioned in the Newspaper Announcement of her parent's 55th Wedding Anniversary celebrations that took place in Zeneta, Saskatchewan, Canada on 18 July 1960.2
She was mentioned in her brother's obituary in the Nelson, Saskatchewan, Canada on 7 July 1983.7

Vida was a school teacher, teaching at Fairy Glen, near North Battleford and King George, south of Dinsmore. In the mid 1930s she travelled to England. In her later years she spent many hours painting, working mainly in oils.1
Vida died on 16 June 1988 in Dinsmore, Saskatchewan, Canada, at the age of 80.1 Vida was buried in the Dinsmore Cemetery, Dinsmore, Saskatchewan, Canada.1

Children of Vida PASK and Jack SAWYER

  • Stewart George SAWYER1
  • Gordon Barry SAWYER1
  • Kenneth Arthur SAWYER1

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1845] Family Tree of Stephen Cornell Pask compiled by Sheila Maxwell of Saskatchewan, Canada in December 2005.
  2. [S5000] Website Ancestry Family Trees: Caryle-Merrett Family Tree by Catherine Carlyle https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/tree/24238205
  3. [S5002] Website Ancestry: Year: 1911; Census Place: 17, Saltcoats, Saskatchewan; Page: 8; Family No: 84.
  4. [S5002] Website Ancestry: Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 160; Census Place: Saltcoats, Saskatchewan; Page Number: 21.
  5. [S5] Website Miscellaneous http://www.deeprootstalltrees.com/Kathy/reid/d5.htm.
  6. [S1807] E-mail from Sheila Maxwell to Stuart & Teresa Pask dated 3 July 2008.
  7. [S5000] Website Ancestry Family Trees: Caryle-Merrett Family Tree by Catherine Carlyle
    https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/tree/24238205

Jack SAWYER1

#6197, b. 23 February 1905, d. 22 March 1989
Last Edited=25 Oct 2007
     Jack SAWYER was born on 23 February 1905 in Manitoba, Canada.1
Jack married Vida PASK, daughter of Stephen PASK and Sarah COMMON, on 14 July 1937.1,2

Jack farmed west of Dinsmore. He was a great ball player and loved all sports.1
His wife, Vida, died on 16 June 1988 in Dinsmore, Saskatchewan, Canada, at the age of 80.1
Jack died on 22 March 1989 in Dinsmore, Saskatchewan, Canada, at the age of 84.1
Jack was buried in Dinsmore Cemetery, Dinsmore, Saskatchewan, Canada.1

Children of Jack SAWYER and Vida PASK

  • Stewart George SAWYER1
  • Gordon Barry SAWYER1
  • Kenneth Arthur SAWYER1

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1845] Family Tree of Stephen Cornell Pask compiled by Sheila Maxwell of Saskatchewan, Canada in December 2005.
  2. [S5] Website Miscellaneous http://www.deeprootstalltrees.com/Kathy/reid/d5.htm.