It is with a deep sense of loss, the family of Grace Traverse announces that she went to be with her Lord on Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at the age of 90.
Grace was born December 6, 1923 in Govan, Saskatchewan to John and Zella Wright. Grace was a veteran of WW11 serving in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan from1942 – 1944. Grace was one of the original, working wife, mother and awesome homemaker. She was the postmistress of Canal Flats from 1956-1967.
Grace is survived by her daughter Marcia (Jack/John); son Dennis (Darlene); grandchildren: Michael (Marny), Brenda (Chris), David (Holly), Debra (Doug), Daren (Krista), Morgan; great-grandchildren: Brianna, Charissa, Mitchell, Colby, Miranda, Melissa, Chase, Benjamin, Brody, Zoe, Kim (Jon), Bill (Ainsley); great great grandchildren: Peyten, Kynley, Zakary, Jaxen, Canyn; brother Bill; Sisters: Bea, Bernice, Doreen; sisters-in-law Gloria, Muriel, Kathy; nieces and nephews; friends Joan and Ray.
Grace was predeceased by her loving husband of 50 years Aubrey (Bud), her parents; brothers: Mel, Gordon, Russ; sister Claire; brothers-in-law: Bob, Ken, Clair; sister-in-law Eunice.
A Memorial Service will be held on Friday, October 24, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at the Park Church with Pastor Colin Grieg officiating. Cremation preceded the service. Interment of the urn will be at Westlawn Cemetery in Cranbrook, B.C. on October 27, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.
Donations may be made to a charity of your choice in Grace’s name.