Posted: September 18th, 2021


ANNA “ANN” BROWN passed away peacefully with family by her side, at Fairmont Extendicare on Monday, September 13, 2021, at the age of 96 years.

She is lovingly remembered by her son John (Carol) Brown, daughter Mary (Shane) Howard, grandchildren JoAnn Deal (Abe Friesen), Jean (Derek) Cope, JD (Doug) Whillans, Janice (Del) Hildebrand, Allen, Terry (Renee), Jeff and Brittany Brown, 14 great-grandchildren and 13 great-great-grandchildren.

Ann was predeceased by sons Jerry Boyko, Alex Brown, her parents and siblings.

Ann was born on April 26, 1925 in Chillary, Poland to parents, Wasyl and Paulina Zoroka. She emigrated to Canada in 1950 and settled in the Picture Butte area. In later years, she lived in Lethbridge. Ann enjoyed curling, bowling and playing Bingo however her passion was growing beautiful flower and vegetable gardens. She was a talented crafter and created many beautiful crochet doilies and quilts.

Her family would like to thank the staff of Fairmont Extendicare and Dr. Smith and Dr. Horne for their compassionate care.

A Funeral Service will be held Monday, September 20, 2021, at 11:00 AM, at CORNERSTONE FUNERAL HOME, 2825 32nd Street South, Lethbridge, AB.

The service will be live-streamed and will be available to view via Ann’s obituary on the Cornerstone website.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, attendance will be limited to 50 guests. Kindly RSVP your attendance to Cornerstone at 403-381-7777 or Facemasks are mandatory and will be available upon entry.

Donations in Ann’s memory may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, #200, 119-14th Street NW, Calgary, AB T2N 1Z6 or to the Canadian Diabetes Association, Unit 522, 1300 University Ave., Toronto, Ont. M5G 2R5.


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