September 21, 1969 – July 2, 2010
Born in Banff, AB on September 21, 1969, Victoria was called home by our Creator on July 2, 2010.
Victoria enjoyed many activities such as bead-work, fancy dancing – working at the Calgary Stampede. She also liked to be a good mother to her children and she was dedicated to being there for her own mother.
She leaves to mourn her two sons, Jackson (Nicole-Chanel) and Stephan; stepson Kieven Yellowfly; the father of her sons Sanford Goodstoney; her mother-in-law Christine Poucette. Victoria was special; she had two mothers – biological mother Louise and stepfather Charles Francis; aunties, Valerie Rider and uncles, Frank Buffalocalf,; brothers, Donald, Joey and Diane, Zachary and Savi, Theo (Boss); sisters, Roma and Allen, and Chaz; nieces, Talia, Louise, Jerrita, and Jessica; nephews, Troy, Tyson, Eric, Alex, Lucas, and Sage; and adopted brothers, Thomas Labrun and Renee Drake. Aunties and Uncle Maureen, Joyce, Allen, Marcus Raweater. She was predeceased by her father Donald Raweater in 1971; brother Kevin in 1977; father-in-law Felix Poucette in 2008.
Wake Services will be held on Tuesday and Wednesday, July 6 and 7, 2010 at the residence of Christine and the late Felix Poucette. Funeral Services will be held at Morley United Church (Morley, AB) on Thursday, July 8, 2010 at 2:00 p.m. Graveside Service to follow at Wesley Cemetery. You may forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. The family would like to thank the Red Deer Regional Hospital ICU and staff as well as the staff at the Drop-In Centre, Mustard Seed, Alpha House, and CUPS.
In living memory of Victoria Rider, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Cochrane Funeral Home, 369 RAILWAY STREET, COCHRANE. Telephone: (403) 932-4740.Print This Obituary & Condolences