September 5, 1928 – April 22, 2013
With deepest and profound sadness in our hearts, we announce “Weya” was suddenly called home by our Creator at the age of 84 years.
Weya was born in Morley, AB and resided a long and happy life. Her joy was her large family of 73. Frances was a role model as a Traditional Stoney woman. She always treasured and honoured our Traditional Stoney culture and way of life, living it everyday beading, sewing, drying meat and tanning hides. In her early years she attended Morley Residential School.
She is survived by her husband Wally Snow of 68 years ; sons Brian (Eldra), Bo Rahmberg of Sweden; daughters Delphine (Harvey), Irene Fox, 20 grandchildren; 41 great grandchildren; 5 great great grandchildren; sisters Violet, Kathleen (Henry) and Jennifer, Velma (Gerald), Mina (Charles), Evangeline (Van), Florence (Bruce); brother Lawrence (Charlene); and also relatives from Bearspaw, Benjamin, Beaver, Crawler, Fox, House, Holloway, Mark, Rabbit, Twoyoungmen and Snow families.
We apologize if we have missed anyone.
She was predeceased by her parents Isaac Twoyoungmen and Annie Beaver; sons Ernest, Generich, Ronnie, Darrell and Christopher; daughter Angela and four grandchildren and brothers Clarence, Wallace.
Wake Services will be held at the residence of Wally Snow (Morley, AB) on Thursday, April 25 and Friday, April 26, 2013. Funeral Services will be held at Morley Gymnasium (Morley, AB) on Saturday, April 27, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. Graveside Service to follow at Wesley Cemetery (Morley, AB). Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. The family wishes to extend gratitude to the nurses and doctors who cared for her at the Foothills Hospital.
In living memory of Frances Snow, a tree will be planted at Big Hill Springs Park Cochrane by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Cochrane Funeral Home, 369 RAILWAY STREET, COCHRANE. Telephone: (403) 932-4740.Print This Obituary & Condolences