Thelma Marion Gunderson

July 26, 2018


June 4, 1921 – July 26, 2018

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Thelma Gunderson on July 26, 2018 at the age of 97.

Thelma is survived by her sister, Isabel Bryant, brothers, Doug (Janice) Tucker and Don (Shirley) Tucker, children, Betty McGovern, Ron (Shirley) Gunderson, John (Gwen) Gunderson, Leonard (Dawne) Gunderson, 16 grandchildren, 17 great grandchildren, 2 great great grandchildren as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

Thelma was predeceased by her husband Ole (1976), siblings Louis (1926), Allen (1931), Harold (1997), Gladys (2004), Blanche (2004), Doris (2008), Betty (2011), Elmer (2015), daughter, Linda Guard (1997),

son-in-law Tom McGovern (2011) and grandson Kory Guard (2012).

Thelma’s family would like to extend their gratitude to the staff at the Breton Health Centre, Continuing Care Services Division, for providing such outstanding care to Thelma throughout her stay.

A Memorial service in Thelma’s honor will be held on Thursday, August 2nd, 1:00 pm at Drayton Valley Funeral Services - Tinant Chapel. Interment will take place at a later date at the Rimbey Cemetery where Thelma will be laid to rest next to her husband Ole.

If friends so desire Memorial Donations may be made to the Breton Long Term Care, Box 340, Breton, Alberta T0C 0P0 in Thelma’s memory.

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