1930 – Muenster, SK
2013 – Calgary, AB
Charlotte passed away peacefully with family by her side on November 24, 2013 at the age of 83 years. She was predeceased by her loving husband Joseph of 59 years.
Born in Muenster Saskatchewan, March 19, 1930, Joe and Charlotte married August 8, 1950 and moved to Calgary in 1960. Charlotte was an accomplished seamstress and many within her family and circle of friends benefited from her skills. She was given lifetime membership in CWL and was also a leader with the Girl Guides. Charlotte loved spending time with family and friends; whenever time permitted she enjoyed gardening, camping and bingo.
Charlotte is survived by her children, Jim & Michele and Yvonne of Calgary, and Marianne & Randy Coulson of Houston, Texas; grandchildren Mandy (Darren), Melissa (Trevor), Ryan (Alyson), Jason (Julia) and Kim; and great granddaughters Breanna, Kaitlyn and Sloan; special niece Linda (Larry) Angeli and her family, Joel (Shirley), Jamie (Kyle), Jesse (Brendi), Summer and Destiny.
She is survived by her brother, John Kleefeld; brother in laws, Ernie(Dot), Benno (Irene), Ed (Del), Fred (Loretta); sister in laws, Leona, Shirley, Marie, Dolores, Eleanor (Garvin), Theresa and Paula; and many nieces and nephews.
Charlotte was predeceased by her brothers, Joseph (Elizabeth), Frank, Alfred, August (Bernice); sisters, Elizabeth (Louis), Johanna (Hans), Josepha (Joseph), Paula (Ben), Mary (John); in-laws, Doreen, Ray, Gilbert (Betty), Art, Ron and Marcel; and many nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Crowfoot Chapel (82 Crowfoot Circle N.W.), Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 7:00 p.m.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church (400 Edmonton Trail N.E.) on Friday, November 29, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. Graveside Service to follow at Mountain View Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Arthritis Society, #200, 1301 – 8 Street S.W., Calgary, AB T2R 1B7 Telephone: (403) 228-2571 or 1 (800) 321-1433. www.arthritis.ca.
In living memory of Charlotte Kuemper, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot Chapel, 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W. Telephone: (403) 241-0044.Print This Obituary & Condolences