Kathleen Grobell
Kathleen Grobell
Kathleen Grobell

Obituary of Kathleen Mildred Grobell

January 9th, 1933 - October 7th, 2021


Surrounded by her loving family, Kay passed away peacefully at Joseph Creek Care Village after making it her home for almost 11 years.


Kay was born in McCreary Manitoba on January 9th, 1933, the 4th of 5 children born to Horace and Mary Ross. Kay/Mom/Granma will always be remembered for her love of elephants and dancing at the Senior Center with Cliff. Until Alzheimers crept in, she loved being part of the Canadian Royal Purple and volunteering whenever needed.


Kay is survived by son’s Greg (Donna) Graydon (Sandy) daughter’s Pam Edwards (Rob), Tricia Grobell (Kenny Barlow), grandchildren Chris Grobell (Bonnie), Ashley Venturato (Tino), Matthew Grobell, Addam Grobell (Naya Jimmy), Mike Edwards (Shelley), Katy Miller (Craig), Taylor Edwards (Keira),

great grandchildren Tessa and Hannah Grobell, Louvaine Venturato, Corbin and Caylee Edwards, Fay and Chet Miller and Llewyn Edwards, sister Beverley Youngberg (Brian), sister in laws Delores Ross and Sally Karst and many nieces and nephews.


She was predeceased by her husband’s Theodore Crebo on November 30, 1956, and Clifford July 16, 2019 and son Grant of June 4, 1985.                                   


In lieu of flowers a donation can be made to Alzheimer Society https://alzheimer.ca/bc or Save The Elephants Society. Save the Elephants


The family wants to extend a thank you to the Nurses and Staff of Joseph Creek for their care and compassion over her last 11 years of Kay’s life.


Due to Covid restrictions the family will be having a service and Celebration of Life at a later date.




Arrangements entrusted to McPherson Funeral Services.

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