Thelma Abel

Abel, Thelma

October 9, 1922 – November 4, 2009


It is with great sadness we announce the passing of our beloved mother Thelma Abel. After years of sickness, Thelma went to be with her Lord, peacefully in her home with her daughter at her side on November 4, 2009. She was loved so much and will be deeply missed.


Thelma was born on Oct 9, 1922 at Minnedosa, Manitoba, married Gus and had 3 children.


She is predeceased by her loving husband Gus, parents John and Mary, daughter Lynn, brothers Larry and Johnnie, sister Doreen and grandson Chase.


Lovingly remembered by her son Garry, daughter Faye, (Les – her “big teddy-bear”), nine grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren and 4 great-great grandchildren, brothers Earl, Frank (Isabelle), sisters Martha and Trudy (Everett).


Heartfelt thanks to Starr, Pastor Rabey, Annette, Earl, Trudy, Bill and Myrt Ness, Dr. Musgrave, Dr. Ganz, Robyn and the staff at Cumberland dialysis.


In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the kidney foundation.


A funeral service will take place at Courtenay Baptist Church on Lake Trail Road on Monday Nov 9, 2009 at 1PM. Pastor Peter Rabey officiating.