SCHLEPPE Mary Rose Schleppe (nee Winiewski) of Innisfail, AB died at the Redwood Lodge in Red Deer on April 23, 2009 at the age of 79 years. She is survived by her husband Clarence Schleppe; their children Dale (Fa); Janet Murry (Stan) and their children Jessica, Tristan, Tanner, Joel, Jordan; Daniel (Bernice)and their children Nathan, Matthew, Amber; Marie Banville (Richard) and their children Luke, Zoe; Doreen Bloos (Marvin) and their children Rebecca Medernach (Richard), Elisa, Joshua, and two great grandsons Joseph and Samuel. She is also survived by her sister Jean (Ray) and Leonard (Wilma) and numerous nieces, nephews and friends. She was born on Oct. 24, 1926 in Teepee Creek, AB and raised her family in Calgary. A devoted wife and mother, Rose's family meant everything to her. Her favorite pastime was visiting her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren and passing on her wisdom and enthusiasm for life. The most precious thing is Rose’s life was her faith in God. Rose also took great delight throughout her life in traveling with Clarence. Relatives and friends are invited to a prayer vigil on Sunday April 26 at 7:00 pm at Our Lady of Peace Church in Innisfail. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Mon. Apr. 27 at 11:00 am at Our Lady of Peace Church in Innisfail 4304 49 Ave. The interment is on Tuesday April 28 at 11:00 am at Innisfail Cemetery. Memorial tributes may be made to Rose's favorite charity, the Holy Child Association at 3329 Danforth Ave. Scarborough, ON. M1L 4T3. Arrangements entrusted to METCALF FUNERAL CHAPEL 4200 49th Ave., Innisfail. Phone: 403-227-3123. Proudly serving our community for over 45 years.

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