Alberta (Bert) Kropfmuller

It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Alberta Kropfmuller, beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend. Bert, born in 1912 in Calgary, Alberta, passed away peacefully February 19th, 2007 in Vernon Jubilee Hospital surrounded by family. Bert was predeceased by her husband, John Kropfmuller in 1984, her son-in-law, Bob Anderson in 1984, and her companion, John McLeod in 2000. She is survived by her children; Les Little (Sandra), Andrea Anderson, Joe Little (Margaret), stepson; Don Kropfmuller (Judy), grandchildren; Chad (Mel), Julie (Matt), Mike (Darla), Ryan (Michelle), Dean, Brandee (Dan), Sydney and great-grandchildren; Ember, Katie, Ethan and Dara. Bert will also be deeply missed by her many close friends whom she loved spending time with. A special thanks to her dear friend Pauline for her many years of close friendship and support. Bert was loved by all her friends and family for her generous spirit and appreciation of a good time. Bert was very involved with various charities, in particular her many years of volunteer service with the IODE. In the latter part of her life, Bert thoroughly enjoyed her years volunteering at the Schubert Centre where she worked at the front desk and took part in various activities. Bert touched many lives during the course of her exceptional life and she will remain a true example of how one should live life to its fullest. A Celebration Of Bert’s Life will be held at the Schubert Centre on Saturday, February 24th, 2007 at 2:00 P.M. with a Reception to follow. In lieu of flowers, friends wishing to make donations in Bert’s memory may do so to the IODE or a charity of your choice. Funeral arrangements have been made with BETHEL FUNERAL CHAPEL LTD., 5605-27th Street, Vernon, B.C. V1T 8Z5 (250) 542-1187