On , May 19, 2011, Theda Verbeek, formerly of Calahoo, passed away peacefully at the age of 94 years with her family by her side.
She is survived by her children, James (Elizabeth), Audrey (Harold) Granger, Leo (Jane), Lois (Arvon) Singer, Josie (Garry) Webber, Calvin (Maureen), Louis (Judy), Mel (June) and Peter (Margot), as well as 30 grandchildren, 40 great-grandchildren, 4 great-great-grandchildren, sister, Joyce (Willie) Norris; sister-in-law, Irene Verbeek; numerous nieces, nephews, relatives and many friends.
Theda was predeceased by her husband, James; sisters and brothers, daughter-in-law, Janice; grandson, Shane and great-grandchildren, Thomas, Cheyanne, Chase, Brody, infant boy and Reed.
A Prayer Service will be held on Sunday, May 29, 2011 at 7:00 p.m. at St. Albert Funeral Home, 9 Muir Drive, St. Albert. Reverend Andrezej Stendzina, OMI will celebrate a Mass of Christian Burial on Monday, May 30, 2011 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Albert Parish, 7 St. Vital Avenue, St. Albert with interment at St. Peterís Church Cemetery, Villeneuve, AB.
Memorial donations may be made to the Cross Cancer Institute, 11560 University Avenue, Edmonton, AB T6G 1Z2 or to a charity of oneís choice.