Calwait, Samuel & Frances


Calwait –  Frances Calwait of Brooks, Alberta died on January, 18, 1981 in the Brooks Health Centre at the age of 89 years.

She was born in Lithuania on January 6, 1892 and mar­ried in Medicine Hat in 1913. She came to Brooks in the same year and has resided here since.          .

She was a member of  the Catholic Women’s League.

She was predeceased by her husband, Samuel on September 9, 1970.

Surviving are one son, Alfred of Brooks; one sister, Mrs. Ann Lopeter of  Swift Current, Sask., and two nieces and two nephews.

Prayer service will be held on Wednesday, January 21 at 7:00 p.m. in Smith Funeral  Chapel and funeral service will be held on Thursday, January 22 at 10:30 a.m. in St. Mary’s Catholic Church with Rev. F.R. Mongeau of­ficiating. Interment will follow in the Brooks Cemetery.

Pallbearers are Ed Albright Tony Sky, Len Ushakas,  Walter Ruth, Walter Juska and Joe Albright.

Smith Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements..