Clara Leola ‘Lee’
Feb. 7, 1930 – Mar. 31, 2017
It is with deep sadness that the family announces the peaceful passing of our mother, grandmother, aunt and friend Lee Muhlbeier in Castor, Alberta at the age of 87 years. Lee was born in Coronation Hospital to Clara and Charles Embree. She will be fondly remembered for her friendliness, knitting, singing, coloring and love of her family. Lee and Frank were married June 15, 1950 and started their life together farming, where she enjoyed gardening, canning, knitting, baking and spending time with family, friends and neighbors in the community.
Lee leaves to mourn her loving children Robert (Marilyn) Muhlbeier, Ken Muhlbeier, Wayne Muhlbeier, Judy (Larry) Pals, Fred Muhlbeier, Carol (John) MacNeil, Brenda Gebhardt, Dianne (Patrick) Page, Darcy (Tracy Quinlan) Muhlbeier; grandchildren: Greg, Roberta (Michael), Teri, Dean, Travis (Elizabeth), Ryan (Laura), Colin (Lisa), Sean, Melissa, Leanne, Christopher and Rebecca; many great grand children; brother-in-law Charlie (Erma) Muhlbeier, sister-in-law Julie Gullekson; nieces, nephews, other family members and many dear friends. Lee was predeceased by her parents Clara and Charles Embree, her husband Frank Muhlbeier, sister Ione Swanson, brothers Orville Embree and Arthur Embree, son-in law Andy Gebhardt and grandson Jarrett Gebhardt.
Services will take place on Thursday, April 6, 2017 with the interment service at Castor Cemetery, Castor, Alberta at 12:00 P.M. for anyone wishing to attend, followed by a Celebration of Life at the Evangelical Missionary Church, Castor at 2:00 P.M.
Donations in memory of Lee may be made to the Castor and District Community Chest or a charity of one’s choice c/o
PARKVIEW FUNERAL CHAPELS & CREMATORIUM,
Box 186 Castor, AB T0C 0X0,
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