It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Carol Streit at the age of 77 years.
Carol was born March 25, 1945 in Red Deer, Alta. to Willard and Mae Hallett. She attended Wall Lake School south of Stettler and then into Waverly.
After school she worked for her uncle looking after his girls and then worked at the Army and Navy in Edmonton for a short time until she met and married Thomas Streit on May 21, 1966.
They welcomed three children to their family, Ronald Thomas in 1967, Lisa Mae in 1968 and Dean Alan in 1970. They lived on the Streit family dairy farm until 1980 then moved north of there where they continued with a grain farming operation.
Carol worked at the Alpha Creamery early on and then the Heart Haven Lodge until her retirement where she resumed farm life. She enjoyed her interactions with the seniors and fellow workers, making some long-time friends.
Carol enjoyed curling in Botha and a good game of cards with family and friends.
She is remembered as a hardworking woman with a big heart, a flair for cooking and a green thumb, growing magnificent vegetable and flower gardens which, she shared with family, friends, neighbours and anybody that popped in. She loved farm/country life with a beautiful yard and enjoyed working with and feeding the cattle.
Carol will be sorely missed and loving remembered by her children Ron (Shelley) Streit of Stettler, Lisa (Tim) Duffin of Rocky Mountain House and Dean Streit of Stettler; grandchildren: Logan (Lisa) Duffin, Nolan (Kailey) Duffin, Ben Duffin and Mathew Duffin, Chase Walton and Wyatt Streit; great-grandchildren: Jasper, Theo, Locklyn, George and Walter Duffin.
Also by sister Shirley MacRae; brothers Bill (Valerie) Hallett and Don (Faye) Hallett; sisters-in-law Betty Kobi and Sandra Hallett; as well as numerous other relatives and many dear friends and neighbours.
Carol was predeceased by her husband Tom; parents Willard and Mae Hallett; brother: Brian Hallett; brothers and sisters-in-law Shirley (Doug) Knutson, Edwin Kobi, Jim (Ethel) Streit, Bob Streit and Skippy Streit and parents-in-law Oliver and Emma Streit.
A Celebration of Life was held at the Stettler Funeral Home on Fri. Dec. 2, 2022 at 1 p.m.
Memorial donations may be made to the Mazankowski Alberta Heart Institute (11220 83rd Ave. NE Edmonton, Alta. T6G 2B7), STARS (1441 Aviation Park NE, Box 570, Calgary, Alta. T2E 8M7) or to a charity of your choice. To send or view condolences to the family, please visit www.stettlerfuneralhome.com.