Albertson, Ethel Mae

ALBERTSON – Ethel Mae Albertson of Brooks, Alberta died in the Brooks Health Cente on September 11, 1984 at the age of 82 years.

She was born in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan and married there in 1919. She homesteaded with her husband at Trewdale, Saskatchewan until moving to Rolling Hills in 1941 farming in the district until retiring to Brooks in 1960.

She was predeceased by her husband, Vern on September 12, 182 and a daughter, Audrey Lorraine in 1937.

Surviving are a daughter, Verla and her husband, Don Patterson of Brooks; a son, Mel and his wife, Louise of Rocky Mountain House; eight grandchildren: two sisters, Irene Gammel and Ruby Holloway, both of Chaplain, Saskatchewan; one brother Harold Barry of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan; and numerous nieces and on nephew.

Funeral service will be held in Friday, September 14 at 2:00 p.m. in Smith Memorial Chapel with Pastor Ken Grambo officiating, Interment will follow in the Brooks Cemetery.

If friends desire memorial donations may be made to the Charity of their Choice.

Pattison Funeral Home, downtown Medicine Hat, was in charge of arrangements. Phone 526-224.

Brooks Bulletin  September 12, 1984             Roll 39  Image 68