REISER, Barbara

Posted: October 31st, 2018


BARBARA ALOISIA REISER (nèe Steiner), beloved wife of the late Hans Reiser passed away peacefully at the Edith Cavell Care Centre, on Sunday, October 28, 2018 at the age of 89 years.

She will be lovingly remembered by her three daughters: Christine Reiser (Frank Baart) of Raymond, Gabriella (Byron) Karl of Foremost, and Giselle (Ron) Schreiber of Lethbridge. She was a proud Oma to her grandchildren: Jenni Karl (Mark Forth) of Kamloops, Jeff Karl of Foremost, Kristen (Bryan) O’Hara of Lethbridge, and Kyle and Nathan Schreiber of Lethbridge. She is also blessed with one great-grandchild, Sawyer O’Hara.

Barbara was born in Matrei, Austria to Kaspar and Genovefa Steiner in 1929. She met her husband, Hans in Horn, Switzerland. Together, they immigrated to Canada with their one year old daughter Christine in 1958. They lived in Lake Francis, MB as well as Nanton, Skiff, Warner, and Lethbridge, AB.

Barbara was very devoted to her family. She enjoyed ranch and farm life and was a hardworking lady, who took pride in her beautiful gardens and flowers.

A Private Graveside Service will be held at Mountain View Cemetery at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made to the Alzheimer Society, #40, 1202 – 2 Avenue South, Lethbridge, AB, T1J 0E3.

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