RIEGER Verna Rieger of Red Deer passed away at the Red Deer Regional Hospital on Tuesday, March 15, 2005 at the age of 78 years. Verna will be lovingly remembered by three daughters; Ann Moar of Red Deer, Diana (Dick) Killian of Blackfalds and Mary David of Calgary, eleven grandchildren, sixteen great grandchildren and one great, great grandchild. She also leaves to mourn her loss, two brothers; Jim (Joyce) Kirkeby of Grande Cache and Gordon Kirkeby of Peace River, one sister, Stella (Peter) Applegate of Calgary as well as numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by one daughter, Juanita Bossert in 1998. Verna lived a very fulfilling life and she will be deeply missed by her family and all who knew her. Those wishing to pay their respects to Verna Rieger may do so at the Red Deer Funeral Home (6150 – 67 Street) on Saturday, March 19, 2005 between the hours of 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. Funeral Services will be held at the Knox United Church (195 – 3 Ave E, Drumheller, Alberta) on Tuesday, March 22, 2005 at 11:00 a.m. with Reverend Jan Stevenson officiating. Interment will follow at the Drumheller Cemetery. Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Verna Rieger may do so the Canadian Cancer Society (4730A Ross Street, Red Deer, Alberta, T4N 1X2) or to the Canadian Diabetes Association (#6, 5015 – 48 Street, Red Deer, Alberta, T4N 1S9). E-mail condolences may be sent to and will be forwarded directly to the family.

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