October 16, 1923 – June 10, 2012
In sorrow, we announce the passing of Rita Gobel on Sunday, June 10, 2012 at the age of 88.
Rita was born in Saskatchewan to Flora and Frank Woods, she was one of eight children. During WWII, she travelled east (Ajax, Ontario) to work for Defence Industries and returned west (1949) where she met and married Lewis Gobel, who has predeceased her. She was blessed with 3 daughters and remembered by them and their families; Tracy, Gina (Colin); grandsons, Brett & Tyson, Trudy (Don). Rita is also survived by her sister Gladys (Joe) L’Heureux of Moose Jaw, SK, brother Gary (Rosemary) Woods of Hamilton, ON, and nieces & nephews.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Friday, June 15, 2012 at 10:30 a.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, in lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Mustard Seed Street Ministry, 102 – 11 Avenue S.E., Calgary, AB T2G 0X5 Telephone: (403) 269-1319, www.theseed.ca.Print This Obituary & Condolences