1926 ~ KRAHN ~ 2013

Monday, 07 January 2013 09:14


Mrs. Emilie “Rose” Krahn of Medicine Hat, beloved wife of the late Mr. Henry Krahn, passed away on Saturday, January 5th, 2013 at the age of 86 years. Rose leaves to cherish her memory one daughter, Andrea (John) Currie of Medicine Hat; three grandchildren, Dustin Currie of Medicine Hat, Crystal (Jeremy) Hankel of Rimbey and their children, Brodie and Nate, and Coral (Tyler) Jarvis of Blackfalds; one sister, Catherine Neilson of Ontario; as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Rose was predeceased by her husband, Henry; as well as her parents; three brothers; and five sisters. Rose was born on October 27th, 1926 on the family farm near Prelate, Saskatchewan where she was raised and educated. She moved to Medicine Hat for employment and it was here that she met and married Henry Krahn on December 4th, 1951. Henry and Rose farmed in the Graburn area until 1970 when they retired to Medicine Hat. Rose took great pleasure in her garden and flowers as well as her dogs. She also enjoyed following the local Tigers hockey team and cooking her traditional German meals. Rose loved her family, and in recent years had the opportunity to delight in her great-grandchildren. The Funeral Service will be held in SAAMIS MEMORIAL FUNERAL CHAPEL, #1 Dunmore Road SE, on Wednesday, January 9th, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. with Gary W. Goran officiating. Memorial gifts in Rose’s memory may be made to the SPCA, 55 Southwest Drive SW, Medicine Hat, Alberta, T1A 8E8. Condolences may be sent through www.gonebutnotforgotten.ca or www.saamis.com or to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it subject heading Rose Krahn. Radio funeral announcement can be heard on Tuesday around 12:35 p.m. on 93.7 Praise FM. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to SAAMIS MEMORIAL FUNERAL CHAPEL AND CREMATORIUM, "The Chapel in the Park", locally owned and directed. Should you wish any additional information, please telephone (403)528-2599
 

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