1928 ~ EMMA GLOCK ~ 2017Posted: May 18th, 2017
Emma Marie Glock of Medicine Hat, beloved wife of the late Edwin Glock, passed away on Tuesday, May 16th, 2017 at the age of 89 years. Emma leaves to cherish her memory one son, Doug (Marie) Glock; one daughter, Beverly (Chris) Adie; five grandchildren, Todd (Krista) Glock, Marcelle Glock, Cameron (ShaiLee) Glock, Lauren (George) Giffen, and Heather Adie (Keith Harder); four great-grandchildren, Aleasha Glock, Amanda Glock (Jeff Casamayor), Taylor Glock, Jesse Glock, and two on the way; two great-great-grandchildren, Emma Gorko and Devin Casamayor; one sister-in-law, Evelyn Hausauer; as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Emma was predeceased by her parents; two brothers, Howard (Ella) Stotz and Jack (Rose) Stotz; one sister, Annie (Charles) Prusky; two brothers-in-law, William Glock and James Hausauer; and one sister-in-law, Mary (Franklin) McLeay. Emma was born and raised on the farm north of Irvine. On April 8th, 1945, she married Edwin Glock and they farmed near Irvine until 1972 when they moved to Medicine Hat. Emma was a kind, loving and gentle lady and a great cook who was well known for her sauerkraut strudels. She enjoyed playing cards and bingo and was an accomplished seamstress. Edwin passed away on September 30th, 1979. In 2005, Emma moved into the Cypress View Foundation where she spent the last 12 years making friends with many residents and staff. Every one of Emma’s grandchildren had their own personal bond with her. Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at SAAMIS MEMORIAL FUNERAL CHAPEL, #1 Dunmore Road SE, on Thursday from 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. The Graveside Service will be held at Hillside Cemetery, 10th Avenue and Gershaw Drive SW, on Friday, May 19th, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. with Life Celebrant Lynett Getz officiating. Those attending the graveside service are asked to meet inside the cemetery gates at 9:45 a.m. A reception will follow at Whiskey Creek, 937 – 13th Street SW. Memorial gifts in Emma’s memory may be made to the charity of one’s choice. Condolences may be sent through www.saamis.com or to firstname.lastname@example.org subject heading Emma Glock. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to
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