Ingrid Churchill (nee Slette) of Innisfail passed away at the Rosefield Care Centre on October 8, 2014 at the age of 96 years. Ingrid was born in Sexsmith, AB and went to school there up to age 9 after which she went to Markerville to finish school. She worked at Churchill’s Garage as a bookkeeper and then entered the Air Force at Boundary Bay, B.C. from 1944-45. She married Frank Churchill in 1945 and returned to Innisfail. Ingrid was a member of the Eastern Star, I.O.D.E., and a member of the Innisfail School Board for several years. She wrote and published a book about growing up on a homestead. Ingrid sold real estate for some years and took a computer course to keep up with the times. She will be lovingly remembered by her children Elaine (Don) Bergsten of Edmonton, Alan (Patt) Churchill of Innisfail and Warren (Darlene) Churchill of Calgary, 8 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren. Ingrid will also be remembered by her brother George (Jenny) Slette and numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband Frank, brother Ole Slette, sisters Clara Dodd, Goody Wynn and Ida Cossey. A funeral service will be held at the Innisfail United Church on Monday, October 20, 2014 at 1:00pm with Rev. Margaret Lange officiating. Memorial donations may be made to the Rosefield Centre, Innisfail.
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