It is with tremendous sorrow that we announce the passing of Edwina “Tyke” Margaret Mary Martens. Tyke passed away at Drayton Valley Hospital and Care Centre during the early hours of Saturday, July 16, 2016 at the age of 60 years. Tyke’s strength and unwavering love and dedication will forever be remembered by her husband, Ron and sons, Ronnie (Sheila) and Randy (CarriAnn). Her legacy of love, dedication and inspiration will continue to grow with her granddaughters, Katarina and AnnaLeigh, whom she lived for. Tyke is also survived by her parents, Ed and Mary Lauer; brothers, Floyd (Vivian), Ed (Diane) and Melvin; sisters, Eileen (Jim) Garman, Lorraine Haggerty (Darrel) and Arlene (Curtis) Krueger, as well as by many, many nieces, nephews, other extended family and friends. Tyke was predeceased by her brother, Roy Schotts. Tyke’s beautiful life will be celebrated at the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #269, 5204 51 Avenue, Drayton Valley, Alberta on Friday, July 22, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. For those who wish to do so, memorial contributions in Tyke’s name may be made directly to Drayton Valley Health Services Foundation – CT4DV, 4550 Madsen Avenue, Drayton Valley, Alberta T7A 1N8 or Cross Cancer Institute, 11560 University Avenue NW, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 1Z2.
Celebration of Life
Royal Canadian Legion Branch #269 - Drayton Valley
5204 51 Ave, Drayton Valley, AB T7A 1S2