BENY – A well know resident of Brooks, Mrs. Roy (Emma Jane) Beny passed away Feb.28th, 1964 in Brooks General Hospital after a lengthy illness. She was 56.
Born in Manitoba, Mrs. Beny moved to Medicine Hat in the twenties. She met her husband in Medicine Hat and was married in that city, residing there until they moved to Brooks in 1936.
She is survived by her husband, Roy of Brooks; one son, William of Brooks; one daughter, Mrs. Carrol Jopling of Vancouver; three grandchildren; one sister, Mrs. Alice Cummings of Mexico City, Mexico.
Service was held at Brooks United Church on Wednesday, March 4th at 2:00 p.m. by Rev. Leonard Ling and interment followed in Brooks Cemetery with Smith Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Pall bearers were Duncan Hargrave. John Bell, Bev Nelson, Vern Smith, Ralph Shellenberg and Bob Hall,
Brooks Bulletin March 05, 1964 Roll 15 Image 1017