October 21, 1925 –

January 07, 2005.

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Edith (Alice) Heinsen on January 07, 2005 after a long struggle with Lewy Body Disease, at the age of 79 years. She is survived by her loving husband of 60 years, Leonard Heinsen; her daughter and children, Maureen (Garry) Horton, Dana Nolette, Lisa Warwick, Wade (Dolly) Horton, Cory (Lorena) Horton; her son and children, Dwayne (Sandy) Heinsen, Leslie (Sean Manz), Janis (Ryan) Smith; and nine great-grandchildren. She will be lovingly remembered by her three sisters; Joan Vandaele, Marian (Don) Bain, Iris (Bill) Eluik; her brother, Allan (Bertha) Thorlakson and many nephews, nieces and friends. Alice was predeceased by her parents, Dora and Bjorn Thorlakson; brothers, Gudbjorn, Mundi, Steini; sisters, Thora Shanks and Dorothy Zimmerman; and precious grandson, Curtis Aaron Heinsen. A celebration of Alice’s life will be held at Metcalf Funeral Chapel, 4200 – 49 Ave. Innisfail, Alberta on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 at 2:00 p.m. with Leanne Hall officiating. A private internment will take place prior to the memorial service in the Innisfail Cemetery. If so desire, memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Society, 220, 2323 – 32nd Ave NE, Calgary, AB. T2E 6Z3 or to the Canadian Cancer Society, 4730A Ross Street, Red Deer, AB. T4N 1X2.

Funeral arrangements are entrusted to


4200 49th Ave. Innisfail, Alberta. Phone 403 227 3123

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