1923 ~ 2017
Sylvia passed away at Hanna Long Term Care on Aug. 20, 2017 at the age of 94 years.
Sylvia was born to Frank and Viola Kerner of Stanmore, Ab. and attended school there. She was one of eight children. Welcoming her into heaven are her parents Frank and Viola, four brothers; Bill, Milard, Jim and Albert; two sisters; Emma and Daisy May (Connie) and her loving husband Murl of 63 years. Murl passed away March 1, 2007.
Sylvia was also predeceased by her brother-in-laws Arley Chidley and Bill Chidley, Ed Barrows and sister-in-laws Hazel Chidley and Gerri Kerner.
She is survived by her loving son Dallas and soulmate Norma Rehman; two grandchildren Barbara Ann Chidley of Rimbey and Wayne Andrew Chidley of Hanna; one sister, Mary of Rocky Mountain House, and brother-in-law Bert of Alder Flats; sister-in-law Leoma Chidley of Hanna, and many other nieces, nephews and friends.
After Murl passed, Sylvia moved into the Hanna Manor until December 2014, when she then moved into extended care as her dementia worsened but was content there until her passing.
A funeral service was held on Thurs. Aug. 24, 2017 at the First United Church in Hanna.
Interment took place following the service at the Hanna Cemetery.
Donations in Sylvia’s memory can be made to the Hanna Ladies Auxiliary, Box 23, Hanna, AB, T0J 1P0.
Condolences may be sent or viewed at www.hannafuneral.ca. Arrangements in care of Cathy Watts of Hanna Funeral Services Ltd., Hanna, AB, 403-854-5956.