September 17, 1927 – May 11, 2013
at the age of 85 years
Celebration of Life Service: First United Church, Saturday May 18th, at 2:00 p.m.
Edna Agatha MacQuarrie (nee Hartfelder) was born in Leduc Alberta, September 17, 1927 and died at Shuswap Lake General Hospital, Salmon Arm, BC on May 11, 2013.
She obtained her primary education at Dahlgreen School, on their family farm and Secondary education at Leduc High School. She had a Diploma in Christian Education & Youth work from Alberta College, Edmonton Alberta.
Edna married Dan MacQuarrie at Gnadenthal Lutheran Church, August 9th, 1950. The family came to Salmon Arm, B.C. in 1966 to practice their Christian Calling. Edna was very active in the UCW, Sunday school, & youth work. She belonged to Grandmothers to Grandmothers and was a tireless volunteer collecting for many community organizations. For recreation she loved playing cards, & socializing with her lady friends.
Predeceased by her mother Wanda, father Fred Hartfelder, brothers Melvin & Norman. Edna is survived by her loving husband Dan MacQuarrie, sons Roy (Lisa), Wayne (Glenda) & daughter Carolynn, six grandchildren; Jason, Melissa; Crystal, Sharmon; Amy & Stephen; & great granddaughter Tristan.
Dear dan, i was there at the church with you and i wish didn’t feel like it was my felt but grandma is in a better place now
I just saw this and wanted to send my condolences for the loss of your wife. Wish I had been able to meet both of you.
Dear Dan, Iwas in Malta visiting my sitter and family. I read of your great loss when I returned today. Carole and I offer you our condolences and prayers. God Bless.
We send our sincere condolences to you and your family. May all the good memories you have of Edna sustain you at this sad time. You and Edna were wonderful neighbours to Andrea and Brook and the children.
Bernadette, Gabriel, Beatrice, and Nelson, Richmond, BC
Dear Dan and Family:
Our deepest sympathy to you and your family for the loss of your wife, mother and grandmother. We will certainly remember her for her kindness in her heart.
Melvin & Bernice Meyer – Thorsby, Alberta