Aug. 17, 1916 – Mar. 29, 2013
Rosie Vallet passed away peacefully in the Red Deer Regional Hospital on Friday, March 29, 2013 at the age of 96 years. She is survived by one brother-in-law Floyd Trusty; brother Bill Hilker; sister Shirley Kubic; four sons and their spouses; Don (Joanne), Al (Carole), Wayne (Jan) and Dale (Bonnie); as well as twelve grandchildren, seventeen great grandchildren, six great-great grandchildren, many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband of 69 years Joe, one daughter Marlene, four brothers, two sisters and two grandsons, Glen and David. Rosie was born in the Red Willow area, where she grew up and attended the Star Ridge School. She married Joe Vallet in 1933 and together they farmed in the Willow Park and Star Ridge areas. In 1975 they retired and moved to Stettler where Rosie resided until her passing. During her life, Rosie spent many evenings playing card games with family and friends. She helped organized many community events such as card parties, rural schoolhouse dances and many other functions where friends and neighbors could get together. One of her prided accomplishments was helping write the Red Willow historic book. For many years, she was an active member of the Red Willow Cemetery Club. The funeral service will be held at the Brennen Funeral Home Chapel in Stettler on Saturday, April 6th 2013 at 2:00 P.M., with Reverend Carolyn Langford officiating the service. As an expression of sympathy and in loving memory of Rosie, the family requests that any memorial contributions be made to the Red Willow Cemetery Club in care of Brennen Funeral Home and Cremation Services P.O. Box 193 Stettler, Alberta TOC 2LO, who have been entrusted with the care and arrangements. 403.742.3315. Condolences can be forwarded to the family by visiting our website at www.brennenfuneralhome.com.