April 21, 1932 – September 5, 2018
Gladys Lillian Kneller (nee Marshall) was born April 21,1932 to her parents John and Leola Marshall.
She passed on to her Lord and Savior September 5, 2018.
She was predeceased by her parents and her loving husband Herbert. They were married for 46 years before Herb’s death in October of 2003.
She was also predeceased by her siblings Hazel, Grace, Myrtle, Alta, Gordon, Bud, Cecil, Jack and baby Ida. She leaves to celebrate her life of 86 years daughter Brenda (William) Alofs of Vacaville, California; son Allan (Brenda) Kneller of Castor, Alberta; grandchildren: Aaron McDermand, Kyle McDermand and Mitchell McDermand, Maxine Fehr; Dwayne Kneller (Jamie), Kirsten Kneller (Robert) and Steven Kneller; great-grandchildren: Owen McDermand, Nevada McDermand, Eben McDermand and Tessa McDermand; Braden Kneller and Caleb Kneller; nieces, nephews, other family members and many dear friends.
Gladys was predeceased by her husband Herbert; parents Leola and John Marshall; sisters: Hazel Smith, Myrtle Mabbott, Grace Miller, Alta McLeod and Ida May Marshall in infancy; brothers: L.J. “Bud” Marshall, Gordon Marshall, Jack Marshall and Cecil Marshall.
Gladys enjoyed many things in life. In her early years you could find her cooking, baking, gardening and canning. She won awards at the summer fairs for her delicious buns and pickles.
She enjoyed curling. She was a Cub leader and taught Sunday school. She loved camping and fishing. Most of all she loved her family. There was not anything she wouldn’t do for someone as long as it was legal and moral. She was a real Lady.
The family would like to thank the staff and Home Care staff at The Paintearth Lodge and our Lady of the Rosary Hospital; Dr. Hanton, nurses and other staff for taking care of our Mom. You will all be remembered for your kindness and compassion.
Funeral services were held at Knox United Church on Monday, September 10, 2018 at 2 p.m. with Vern Hein officiating. Her children gave loving tributes. Cathy Schaffner and the choir presented their gift of music. Gladys was laid to rest at Castor Cemetery with her loving husband Herbert.
Donations will be gratefully accepted to a charity of your own choice.
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Parkview Funeral Chapels & Crematorium 403-882-3141, entrusted with the care and funeral arrangements.