ELCOMBE, Marie Alberta "Berta"
On April 17, 2014, Marie Alberta "Berta" Elcombe of Edmonton passed away at the age of 92 years. We remember a wonderful lady who was a dear wife, special mother, grandmother, aunt and a kind friend to many.
Berta was born to Dr. Francois and Mary Ellen Moreau on January 20, 1922 in
She will be fondly remembered by her children: daughter Marion Elcombe and son Peter (Belinda); grandson Nicholas; brother Dr. Joseph (Marie) Moreau; as well as many nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews, friends and former students.
She was predeceased by her beloved husband Keith in 1993; and by her three sisters, Marie Donohoe, Genevieve Moreau and Frances Lefebvre.
Father Paul Kavanagh will celebrate a Funeral Liturgy on Friday, April 25, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at Connelly-McKinley Funeral Home, 10011 - 114 Street, Edmonton.
Donations in memory of Berta may be made to the Canadian Association of Medical Teams Abroad (CAMTA), 103 Laurier Drive, Edmonton, AB, T5R 5P6.
To send condolences, please visit: www.connelly-mckinley.com
Published in The Edmonton Journal from Apr. 22 to Apr. 23, 2014