ALDOUS – Barbara Ann Aldous (nee Melsom) passed away peacefully in Calgary on September 24th, 2002 at the age of 41 years. Barb was born in Calgary on July 16th, 1961. She is predeceased by her parents Phillip Melsom on March 14th, 1978, Shirley Melsom on March 18th, 2002 and a brother Jamie in July of 1978. Barb is survived by her loving family, daughter Brittney and son Shane of Brooks and their father Owen Aldous also of Brooks; 2 brothers Douglas (Idella) Melsom of Abbottsford, BC and Phillip Melsom of Calgary; 3 sisters Debbie O’Donnell of Abbotsford, Bev Melsom of Calgary and Jody Riviera of Edmonton and numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral services were held at 2:00 PM on Tuesday, October 1st from Smith Memorial Chapel. Rev. Norm Derkson officiated. Honorary Pallbearers were all of Barb’s family and friends. Inurnment followed at Brooks Cemetery. In memory of Barb, if friends desire, memorial tributes may be made to Heart and Stroke Foundation of Alberta, #124, 430-6th Avenue SE, Medicine Hat T1A 2S8. Arrangements in care of Smith Funeral Home. Telephone 362-4636.
Brooks Bulletin October 02, 2002 Roll 65 Image 961