Connie Wilford

Connie Wilford

Connie Wilford

1932 – 2013

It is with deep sadness the family of Constance Elizabeth Wilford announce her passing in Lethbridge on Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at the age of 80 years.

The Funeral Service was held at Knox United Church, 4929 – 50 Avenue, Taber on Saturday, February 23, 2013 at 2:00 P.M. with Reverend Aldeen McKay officiating.

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Connie leaves to mourn her loss, her husband of sixty one years, Dennis Wilford and their daughters Karen (Daryl) Dunsmore of Taber, Shelley Barnard of Kelowna, British Columbia, Sandra (Glenn) Becker of Cochrane and Kim (Carey) Sulz of Qualicum Beach, British Columbia; six grandchildren Alyson Dunsmore, Melissa (David) Russell, Shannon Barnard, Meaghan Barnard, Elliott Sulz, Hannah Sulz and one great granddaughter Emily Russell. She is also survived by three sisters Marie Garrison, Bernice Meredith and Enid Burnett; two brothers Gordon Currie, and Arthur (Onagh) Currie; three sisters-in-law Susan Currie, Ruth Currie, Beverly James and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her parents Anna and Daniel Currie; two brothers Ewart Currie and James Currie; granddaughter Pamela Barnard and great grandson Aiden Russell; sister-in-law Rose Currie and two brothers-in-law Bruce Garrison and Bill Meredith.

Connie was born in Baldur, Manitoba on February 25, 1932. Until recently, she enjoyed staying active through golfing and curling and was a keen follower of current events. She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star for over fifty years. Connie looked forward to spending time with her extended family. Her grandchildren and great grandchildren brought her tremendous joy. She will be fondly remembered by all who knew her.

If friends so desire, memorial tributes in Connie’s name may be made directly to the St. Michael’s Foundation (Palliative Care), 1400 – 9 Avenue South, Lethbridge, Alberta T1J 4V5.

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