With heavy hearts, the family of Louise Frances Harstad announce her passing at Misericordia Hospital in Edmonton, Alberta during the early hours of Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at the age of 81 years. Louise will be lovingly remembered and dearly missed by her daughters, Donna Haluszka, Kimberly Oliver; sons, William (Penny) Harstad, Douglas Harstad, Dennis Harstad; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; brothers, Leo (Brenda) Tomczak, Alec (Myrna) Tomczak, Stanley Tomczak and Dennis (Shirley) Tomczak; sisters, Julie (Craig) Stewart and Debbie (Ed) Hamel as well as by several nieces and nephews, extended family and many friends made throughout the years. Louise was predeceased by her husband, Earl in 2013, her parents, Mike and Mary Tomczak; brothers, Carl, Francis, Lawrence and Frank; sisters, Stella, Mary, Frances, Joyce and Irene. A Memorial service will be held at Breton Community Centre, 48 Street, Breton, Alberta on Friday, September 8, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. Memorial contributions in honour of Louise may be made directly to S.T.A.R.S. or the Stollery Children’s Hospital Foundation.