Nita Pitzel


Nita Gretta Pitzel of Benltey passed away on August 11, 2008 at the age of 81 years.

Mom was born in Oromocto, New Brunswick on October 8, 1926. As a small child she moved to Alberta and later married a military man, Reuben Pitzel. Together they lived in Ontario & Alberta. Upon Reuben’s retirement from the Armed Forces, they lived in several places across Alberta before mom settled in Bentley, Alberta.

Mom lived a very productive life, worked hard, and gave of herself freely. She was an excellent mother, friend, aunt, sister, grandmother & great grandmother and always had an ear and was always willing to offer advice.

Predeceased by her husband Reuben (Bert), she is survived by her children; Stan Pitzel, Lea Hebert, Yvonne Walsh, Joe (Joani) Pitzel, Ken (Linda) Pitzel and Jim Pitzel, Evelyn Kravets (sister), 14 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren, Ted & Dianne as well as many other dearly regarded friends.

A reception for family and friends in memory of Nita Pitzel will be held at the Town Hall Drop-In Center, 50thAve. & 50th St., Bentley on Friday, August 15, 2008 @ 5:00 PM. Expressions of sympathy may be forwarded to subject Pitzel. If friends desire memorial contributions may be forwarded to the Lacombe & Community Palliative Care Society, Box 5576, Lacombe, AB. T4L 1X2.

WILSON’S FUNERAL CHAPEL & CREMATORIUM, serving Central Alberta with locations in Lacombe and Rimbey in charge of cremation & arrangements. 403-782-3366 403-843-3388

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