June 29, 1928 – Oct. 30, 2016
Lillian Lownsbrough passed away peacefully surrounded by family at her home at Community Care Cottages on Sunday October 30, 2016. She was 88 years of age.
Lillian was born in Wawota, Saskatchewan on June 29, 1928 to Jack and Mary Ellen Lincoln. She had six brothers and sisters. Lillian completed high school in Wawota then continued on to Normal School in Moose Jaw, Sask. where she became a teacher. She began teaching at Souris Flats School and was very proud of being a teacher at that school. Lillian later married Monroe Lownsbrough. They resided in Carnduff, Sask. where they were partners with Russ and Doreen Lownsbrough in a garage and car dealership business. Lillian and Monroe had one daughter Jocelyn. Lillian relocated to Red Deer in 2005 to be closer to her family. She took great pleasure in her adventures with the Red Hat Ladies as well as the Crown Jewels. Lillian also enjoyed her bowling league and ladies golfing when she was still able to participate.
Lillian was predeceased by Monroe in 1977. She is lovingly remembered by daughter Jocelyn, Son in law Ricardo Marcil, grandchildren Carrie, Stacy and Madison as well as her younger brother Ken Lincoln, many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. A celebration of life will be held at Red Deer Funeral Home, 6150 – 67th Street, Red Deer, AB on Thursday November 10, 2016 at 3:00 p.m. If friends so desire donations can be made to the Red Deer Food Bank Society, 7429-49 Avenue # 12, Red Deer, AB T4P 1N2. Condolences may be forwarded to the family by visiting www.reddeerfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements entrusted to
RED DEER FUNERAL HOME
6150 – 67 Street, Red Deer.
Phone (403) 347-3319.