Ingeborg “inge” Katarina Maria Babij

Ingeborg "inge" Katarina Maria Babij

1927 – 2015

With heavy hearts, we announce the passing of Inge on March 30, 2015 in Armstrong, BC at 88 years of age. Inge will be sadly missed by her 6 children: Martin (Kathy) of Edmonton, AB, Margaret (Larry) Sandy of Falkland, BC, Mike (Sami) of Grande Prairie, AB, Marilyn Scott of Camrose, AB, John JR (Lisa) and Steve (Pattie), all of Falkland, BC; 12 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren; and numerous friends and neighbors.

Inge was born in Germany and later, in 1949, moved to England. It was there she met her husband John, and after a short courtship, they were married in May of 1950. They immigrated to Canada in 1956, settling in the Kamloops area where they worked together on a ranch. In 1961, they moved to Falkland where they purchased a small farm to begin a new life. They were happy and continued to expand their farm as well as their friends and family. Inge was a dedicated member to the Glenemma District Ladies Club.

Friends wishing to, may make a donation to a charity of their choice. Please join the family in a Celebration of Inge’s Life on Friday, April 10th at 11:00 am at Alternatives Chapel (2980 Smith Drive, Armstrong, BC). You are invited to leave a personal message of condolence at the family’s online obituary at

Cremation arrangements entrusted to ALTERNATIVES FUNERAL & CREMATION SERVICES® Armstrong 250-546-7237 & Vernon 250-558-0866

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