Alice Matilda Kraig
Mrs. Alice Matilda Kraig passed away at Durand Manor, Golden on Saturday, May 26th, 2007 at the age of 94 years. There will be no formal funeral service by Alice’s own request, but interment of her cremated remains will take place in the family plot of the Galena Cemetery, Brisco. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Galena Community Church, Brisco, B.C., in memory of Alice.
Alice was born in D’Arcy District , Saskatchewan on March 6, 1913 and had been a resident of Golden since 1978. Her hobbies were gardening and knitting. Alice’s joy in life was her family and she loved them all and was proud of each one of them.
Alice was predeceased by her husband Chris in 1974, daughter June in 1996 and son Fred in 2000. She is survived by six children: Don (Marge) Kraig of Edgewater, Claire Sinclair of Williams Lake, Wayne (Sheila) Kraig of Spillimacheen, Marlene (Mervin) Salsbury of Parson, Arlene (Phil) Cochran of Golden and Ron (Nancy) Kraig of Spillimacheen 28 grandchildren; 43 great grandchildren; 16 great great grandchildren and one sister Mildred of Davidson Ontario.
Arrangements were in the care of Hindman Bowers Funeral Home, Golden.