Olitha passed away at 85 years young. She was married to Walter for 63 years prior to his passing in 2014. Her son, Dave, his wife, Judy and two grandsons, Matthew and Jordan, loved her. She will be remembered as a loving spouse, mom, sister, aunt, nana and friend to all.
Olitha was born in Fort Saskatchewan. She moved to Leduc, Calmar and Stony Plain with her sisters, Joan and Kathleen, and brother Morley prior to residing in Edmonton. She was a cosmetician at Woodwards and then in a beauty salon in Crestwood. She attended St. Peter’s Lutheran Church for many years taking an active role in the choir and the LWML. Babe was a collector of dolls, bears and figurines and loved dancing, skating and riding her bike. She was grateful for her family and friends.
She is now at peace and will be missed.
The family would like to thank the staff of Leduc Extendicare for their kind and loving care.
A Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday August 23, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. at Riverbend Lutheran Church (495 Rhatigan Rd. E. Edmonton AB).
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Parkinson Alberta 102, 5636 Burbank Crescent, SE Calgary, AB T2H 1Z6.