Agnes Marie Therese Wiart was born in Castor, Ab. on May 14, 1943, the eldest child of Anne Marie and Andre Wiart.
She grew up on the family farm west of Castor. When Agnes was 17 years old she became a resident of Deer Home in Red Deer.
In about 1975 Agnes moved into a group home where she thrived socially.
On Mar. 6 Agnes suffered a severe stroke. She was cared for compassionately by the physicians and nurses on Unit 33 of the Red Deer Hospital. The exceptional staff from Parkland CLASS provided around the clock comfort to Agnes at her bedside during her time in hospital. She passed away peacefully on Easter Sunday, Mar. 27, 2016.
Agnes will be missed by her family, her caregivers and her special roommate and friend, Darlene.
Agnes is survived by her loving family: Louis Wiart of Taber, Ab., Yvonne Wiart of Stettler, Ab., Paul (Sharon) Wiart, Roger (Diane) Wiart both of Castor, Ab., Marie Babcock of Nanaimo, BC, Madeleine Chapman of Stettler, Ab., Maurice (Laurie) Wiart, and Leo (Gladys) Wiart both of Castor, Ab., numerous nieces, nephews and other family. Agnes was predeceased by her parents Anne Marie and Andre; brother Joseph; brothers-in-law Allan Babcock and Jack Chapman.
A memorial service for Agnes will be held at Relax Crew 6010-45 Ave, Red Deer, Ab. from 2 – 4 p.m. on Sun., April 10, 2016 and a graveside service will be held in Our Lady of Grace Catholic Cemetery, Castor, Ab. on Wed., April 20, 2016 at 3 p.m. with a luncheon to follow at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Parish.
Memorial donations may be made to Alberta Heart and Stroke or charity of your choice. Condolences may be viewed and sent to the family at www.parkviewfuneralchapels.com
Parkview Funeral Chapels & Crematorium entrusted with the care and funeral arrangements, 403-882-3141.