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In Loving Memory Of

Ethel Marie Drysdale (Steinke)


Ethel Marie Drysdale (Steinke), nee Keillor, passed away on Sunday, October 30, 2016, at Points West Living in Grande Prairie, at the age of 86 years.

Ethel was born November 10, 1929 in Last Lake, AB. She was the youngest of 12 children.

Ethel is survived by her siblings: Pete (Helen) Keillor and Ruth (Ron) Dittberner; children: Lynda (Bob) Hancock, Ken (Sherry), Larry (Dorothy), Kathy (Don) McKinnon, Pam (Ken) Binks and Pat (Archie) Meurs; daughters in-law: Arlene and Sharon; father of her children Norman; Edward Steinke; and special caregivers: Susan, Marie and Marlene. Ethel has left a legacy of 21 grandchildren, 27 great-grandchildren, and two great-great grandchildren. She also leaves sisters in-law: Marguerite, Marion Leggatt, Betty and Merle; as well as many nephews, nieces and cousins whom she loved as her own.

Ethel was predeceased by her parents, ten brothers, sisters and their spouses, daughter in-law Gwen Zmean Martin and granddaughter Adele Binks.

Ethel lived for her children and grandchildren. She enjoyed music, curling, golfing, square dancing, sewing, cooking, gardening and volunteer work.

Thank you so much to the Points West Living Staff and the Sexsmith Doctors for their wonderful care.

A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, November 12, 2016, at 1:00pm, at Clairmont United Church (9915-100 Ave.)

Memorial donations may be made to Clairmont United Church (9915-100 Ave. Clairmont, AB, T0H 0W0) or to PARDS (8202-84 St. Grande Prairie, AB, T8X 0L6).

In Loving Memory of

Ethel Marie Drysdale (Steinke)
(Maiden: Keillor)


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Funeral Service
Saturday, November 12, 2016
1:00 PM
Clairmont United Church
9915 100 Ave.
Clairmont, Alberta
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