Lois Evelyn Savage, a well known resident of Stettler and Big Valley passed away at the Stettler Health Care Centre on Sunday, December 13, 2015 at the age of 89 years. Lois was born on July 7, 1926 in Stettler, daughter of Harry and Elizabeth Fuller.
On June 8, 1946 she was united in marriage to Bill Savage and raised 5 children.
Bill and Lois farmed east of Big Valley from 1946 until 1974, when they moved to Stettler where she worked at the Sears office for several years. She enjoyed fishing, gardening, travelling, sewing, crafts, bingo, camping and being around her family and friends.
Lois is survived by her children: Ron (Judy), Ann (Harvey), Dixie (Jim), Murray, daughter in law Vicki; and special friend Everett; grandchildren: Leslie (Greg), Lori, Gwen, Greg (Richelle), Jason, Kevin (Kim); great grandchildren: Kristan, Alex, Chandler, Bridget, Elliot, Jinger, Anya and Nadia. Lois was predeceased by her parents Harry and Elizabeth Fuller, husband Bill, sons Wayne and baby James, one brother and three sisters. She will be sadly missed by those who knew her.
Funeral services were held on Saturday, December 19, 2015 with Pastor Don Wudel officiating. Members of the Church of God in Christ, Mennonite Lakeview Congregation presented their gift of music, which Lois so enjoyed listening to at the senior’s home, where she was a resident and at the Mennonite Church; Verna Rock gave the Eulogy. Family and friends gathered in the Heartland Reception Centre for a time of fellowship and a luncheon by Teresa’s Catering. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.stettlerfuneralhome.com. Memorial donations may be made to the Botha Woodland Cemetery, Gadsby Omega Cemetery or Stollery Children’s Hospital, c/o
STETTLER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORIUM,
Box 1780, Stettler, AB T0C 2L0 who were entrusted with the care and funeral arrangements.