GRAVETTE – Armand Herschel Bunn Gravette passed away in Brooks on March 14th, 1998 at the age of 69 years.
Born in Buffalo, Alberta on April 6th, 1928 Armand resided in the area until the age of 12. He went on to work as a ranch hand on various ranches in Alberta. Armand met and married Margaret Engman in Brooks in 1949. During their marriage they resided in various areas with his later years being spent in Brooks district. Armand will be remembered for his generosity and for his lifestyle as a cowboy.
He was predeceased by his wife Margaret and his parents.
Armand is survived by his daughter Audrey and her husband Jerry Galloway and their children Robin and Tara all of Calgary; son Jim and his wife Yvonne of Calgary; one great-grandson Tyrell and 3 sisters Doreen, Frances and Faye.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, March 17th from Smith Memorial Chapel. Archdeacon David Prowse officiated.
Active pallbearers were Marvin Green, Doug Larson, Bill Galloway, Al Reesor, Gord Kinivan and Dwain Cowan. Interment followed at Brooks Cemetery.
lf friends desire memorial tributes may be made to the Newbrook Lodge, Box 370, Brooks, Alberta T1R 0G5. Arrangements in care of Smith Funeral Home. Telephone 362-4636.