M.E. Elizabeth (Beth) Baldry passed away on Saturday, April 12, 2014 at the age of 85 years. Beth was born on a farm by Bentley, AB on November 4, 1928 to Charlie and Freda Knieper. Beth, her sister Arlie and brother Glenn grew up there. She went to Carritt school. She had a few jobs in Sylvan Lake where she met and married Lee Baldry in January 1945. They worked at places around Sylvan Lake, Trochu and Rocky Mountain House. In 1952, they purchased a farm in Crammond and then bought a farm at Shilo in 1972 and a house in Eckville in 1993 and then Mom moved to Bashaw in 2012. Mom and Dad had seven children of their own and always seemed to have quite a few more at their house, especially after all the grandchildren started arriving. Mom also got her Early Childhood Education Certificate and taught handicapped children. She is predeceased by her husband Lee, her parents, one grandson, one great granddaughter, and 4 nephews. She is survived by her children, Grant (Brenda) Baldry, Peggy Ennis (Delbert), Janet Baldry (Les), Susan Graham (Kerry), Candis (Rusty) Haney, Bruce (Lori) Baldry and Dee (Warren) Smith and special nephew Dwaine (Rhoda) and family, numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren, sister Arlie, brother Glenn and sister in law Rachel and nephews and nieces. She will be missed by all. Memorial donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation.
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