Esther Elizabeth MCPHEDRAN

Esther Elizabeth MCPHEDRAN


Esther Elizabeth

May 5, 1932 – Nov. 17, 2015

Esther Elizabeth McPhedran passed away at the West Park Lodge in Red Deer on Tuesday, November 17, 2015 at the age of 83 years. Esther (Howell) was born on May 5, 1932 on the family farm near Huxley, AB. She was one of a family of seven born to William and Esther Howell. Esther married Ralph (Red) McPhedran on August 30, 1957 and she is survived by three sons; Evan (Penny), Keith (Matt), and Neal (Ann), two grandsons; Brett (Dena) and Spencer, two granddaughters; Jenna and Kennedy, and a great-granddaughter, Zahra. She is also survived by two brothers; Dennis and Lawrence (Shirley), and a sister, Jean Kelly. Esther was predeceased by her husband, Ralph in 2008, brothers; George, Edward and Wayne, brother-in-law, Jim Kelly, and sister-in-law, Ruth Howell. Mom enjoyed gardening, camping, and golfing. She was a great cook who hosted many family dinners. She was a true hockey wife, mom and grandma and was always proud of her family. The family wishes to express their deepest appreciation to the staff of West Park Lodge for their devoted care and attention to Mom for over six years. A Memorial Service will be held at Gaetz United Memorial Church, 4758 Ross St., Red Deer, on Wednesday, November 25, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Red Deer Regional Health Foundation, 3942-50A Avenue, Red Deer, AB, T4N 4E7 or The Lending Cupboard Society, 5406C-43 Street, Red Deer, AB, T4N 1C9. Condolences may be forwarded to the family by visiting

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