Ann Marie (Ganske) Smith

April 27, 2020



September 4, 1954 – April 27, 2020

After a three and a half year battle with cancer Ann Marie Smith passed away at the age of 65 years with her loving husband of 44 years Merv at home at her bedside.

Besides her husband Mervyn she leaves to cherish her memory sons Brian, Scott (Deon) and their family Taylor and Collin: daughter Julie Kempf (Travis) and their son Ryker. Also surviving is her father Allen Ganske, sister Kathy Franklin, brothers James Ganske and Robert Ganske as well as numerous nieces and nephews, relatives and friends.

Ann was predeceased by her mother Rose Marie Ganske and a brother Gerald Ganske.

Cremation has taken place and a Celebration of her Life will be held at a later date.

If friends so desire memorial donations in her memory may be made to The Cross Cancer Institute, 11560 University Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 1Z2 or to the Leduc Hospital, 4210 – 48 St., Leduc, Alberta T9E 5Z3.

Drayton Valley Funeral Services are in care of arrangements. Call 780-542-5511

Faith Van Manen & Harvey J. Giesbrecht – Directors

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