Posted: July 25th, 2019


Jessie Elizabeth “Beth” Sherman passed away peacefully at Cardston, Alberta on July 19, 2019, at the age of 94 years.

Beth was born on February 22, 1925, at Patricia, Alberta. On December 9, 1944, she married the love of her life, Elwood, and they farmed in the Duchess area until 1973, when they moved to Lethbridge. Beth was a loving wife, mother and grandmother, but was also a professional seamstress, sewing instructor, bus driver, bookkeeper, and much more. Elwood and Beth enjoyed spending their summers at Duck Lake, Montana for many years, and their winters in their motorhome in Arizona. They also enjoyed many years of camping at Gold Springs Park.

Beth is survived by her children; Beverley (Ed) Seitz, Howard Sherman, Charles Sherman, Eileen Reid, Cheryl (Marv) Nelson, Darcy Sherman; nine grandchildren, eleven great-grandchildren, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

Beth was predeceased by her husband Elwood, her daughter-in-law Ellen Sherman, son-in-law Roger Reid and her daughter-in-law Terry Sherman.

Beth’s family would like to express their thanks to the caregivers at Home Care Lethbridge.

A Memorial Service will be held Monday, July 29, 2019 at Christensen Salmon Generations Funeral Home, 703 – 13 Street North, Lethbridge, AB at 1:00 p.m. with Rev. Glenda Wert officiating.

A combined Graveside Service and Interment for Elwood and Beth will be held at Brooks Cemetery on Wednesday, July 31, 2019 at 1:00 p.m.

Flower arrangements may be made through New Hope YQL Floral and Botanical Designs at 587-425-0550.

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