Gladys Isabella Lowis went to be with her Saviour on February 21, 2012 at Rimbey. Gladys was born on November 4, 1921 in Calgary, Alberta. She married her husband Sam in Coronation in 1947. Five children, James, Catherine, Rita, Samuel Jr. (Tom) and chosen daughter Rosemary were born between 1950 and 1966. Gladys was predeceased by her husband Sam and her son James.
To mourn her loss are her daughter Cathy (Jim), Rita (Ken), son Tom and five grandchildren, Marsha, Dan (Tarina), Tania (Josh), Karen (Brad), Brent (Deanna) along with four great grandchildren, Ethan, Pierce, Emrie and Dryden. Also mourning her loss are brother-in-law (Joe Lowis) and nieces Rhonda (Don) and Glenda (Bruce).
A funeral service was held at the United Church in Coronation, Alberta on February 24, 2012. Many thanks go to the staff at the Rimbey Continuing Care facility for making mom’s last days as comfortable as possible. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Gladys’s honour may be made directly to the MS Society of Canada, Central Alberta Chapter, #105 4807 50 Avenue, Red Deer, AB T4N 4A5 or the Juvenile Diabetes Association 17321 – 108 Ave. NW Centre 107 Edmonton, AB T5S 1G2. Condolences may be forwarded to the family by visiting www.womboldfuneralhomes.com. Arrangements entrusted to Ponoka Funeral Home ~ A Wombold Family Funeral Home ~ 403.783.3122