Alice Ellen SPARKS


Alice Ellen (Dersch) “Sparky”

Alice was born on September 22, 1909 in Granum, Alberta and passed away June 03, 2008 in Abbotsford, B.C.

Predeceased by her infant sons

Leonard & Donald, husband Roy Sparks, her brothers Earl and

Clarence, her sisters Mabel and

Mildred. Survived by her sister Faye, brother Allan (Alice), many nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews, great great nieces and nephews, great great great niece, her step-daughter Fran and her family. Alice was an

active member of the Sevenoaks

Alliance Church and her faith in the Lord was very strong. Her family and friends meant very much to her. One of her other loves was driving, from

driving top dignitaries for the US Army in Edmonton, Alberta during World War II to driving all types of vehicles for Howard Carter Motors from

Burnaby to all parts of Eastern USA. It was a very sad day for her when she turned in her drivers’ license at the age of 96. She will be dearly missed by all her family and friends. A special thank you to the entire nursing staff at Menno Hospital who took such great care of her. A Memorial Service will be held at the Sevenoaks Alliance Church 2575 Gladwin Road Abbotsford, BC on June 9, 2008 at 11:00 am. Interment will be held on Thursday June 12th, 2008 at the family cemetery in Granum,

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