Miss Myrtle Winnifred Dahms passed away peacefully in the Rimbey Hospital and Care Centre on Sunday February 5, 2012 at the age of 95 years.
Predeceased by her parents, Julius and Anna, sisters, Blanche, Edith, Alida, brothers. Ernest, Leonard, Vernon, Earl and Lloyd. Myrtle is survived by her sister. Elenor Swanson of Red Deer and by numerous nieces and nephews.
Myrtle was a long time resident of Wetaskiwin, Alberta, and was well known in the community, only moving to Red Deer to be closer to family. Her extended family was everything to her. Myrtle loved to know everyone’s comings and goings. She had a great memory and always kept you on your toes. She so enjoyed company and often had a tale to tell. She will be missed by all who knew her.
Myrtle’s family wishes to send a heartfelt thanks to the staff at the Rimbey Hospital and Care Centre Area 3 for the tender care she received.
At Myrtle’s request, no formal funeral services will be held. Cremation has taken place and an inurnment will take place at Alto Reste Memorial Gardens in Red Deer in the Spring. In Myrtle’s memory, take a friend to lunch which was one of her favourite activities.
If friends desire, memorial contributions may be made to the Rimbey Hospital and Care Centre, PO Box 440 Rimbey, Alberta T0C 2J0.
“She will live forever in the memories of those that knew her
and in the hearts of those that loved her”
Expressions of sympathy may be forwarded to the family by visiting
Wilson’s Funeral Chapel & Crematorium
serving Central Alberta with locations in Rimbey and Lacombe
in charge of the arrangements. Phone: (403) 843-3388 or (403) 782-3366.
“A Caring Family, Caring For Families”