Auriol GILL

GILL Auriol E. Gill of Red Deer passed away at Valley Park Manor on October 16, 2007 at the age of 81 years. Auriol was born in the U.K. on November 21, 1925. She came to Canada with her husband and daughter in 1958. She was a Medical Secretary at Michener Centre from 1958 until 1987 and was greatly admired for her intelligence and work ethics. Auriol was a loving mother and grandmother. She was involved in many organizations such as the Red Cross, Beta Sigma Phi Sorority, Meals on Wheels, St. Luke's Altar Guild and UNICEF. She was an avid reader and gardener. She was able, with her husband's help, to maintain a comfortable home and a career. She was a lady of beauty, grace and had a great sense of humour. She loved music, art and travel. Auriol always wore beautiful clothes, had perfect nails and loved a well set dining room table. She showed unconditional love to her family and encouraged her children and grandchildren to follow their dreams. Auriol will be lovingly remembered by one son, Dr. Robert Gill, PHD (Sociology) of Toronto, one daughter, Deborah Guse of Red Deer, three grandchildren; Carl, Clare and Paul and one great grandchild, Ryan as well as numerous nieces and nephews in the U.K., brothers-in-law; David, Michael and Jack and best friend, Moira. She was predeceased by her loving husband, Jim Gill (2003), her sister, Joe and two brothers; Jack and Bob (in the U.K.). Thank you mum for your support and love to me as a single mum (Deb). The family also wishes to thank Dr. Roussouw and the wonderful caregivers at Valley Park Manor for their care. A Funeral Service will be held at St. Luke's Anglican Church (4929 – 54 Street) on Monday, October 29, 2007 at 2:00 p.m. with Reverend John McKay officiating. Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Mrs. Auriol Gill can do so to the S.P.C.A. (4505 – 77 Street, Red Deer, Alberta, T4P 2J1). Condolences can be sent to the family by visiting:

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