Jun 16, 1941 - Apr 14, 2020
Sunday, April 19, 2020
Cora's immediate family will lay her to rest in Sylvan Lake, on April 19th, 2020; on the one year passing anniversary of her beloved son, Gordon. A memorial service will be held at a later date for family and friends to attend.
Cora Elizabeth Ward (Colp)
June 16th, 1941- April 14th,2020
Cora was born to Norman and Edith Colp on June 16th, 1941 in Provost, AB and passed away peacefully into the arms of her Lord on April 14th, 2020.
Cora is survived by her loving daughter Sherlyn, her 6 grandchildren: Emma (Ken), Katherine (Evan), Samuel, Erik (Elisabeth), Joshua, and Hannah. Her siblings: Len (Sue), Lee (Gordie), Ron (Judy), and Dave (Linda).
To many family and friends Cora is lovingly known as "Oma." Her hard-working nature and welcoming home will be missed
Cora's immediate family will lay her to rest in Sylvan Lake, on April 19th, 2020; on the one year passing anniversary of her beloved son, Gordon.
A memorial service will be held at a later date for family and friends to attend.
If anyone wishes to make a memorial donation in Cora’s name, donations ca be directed to Gideon International in Canada, ShareWord Global https://gideons.ca/give-today or to The Red Deer Hospice Society, https://www.reddeerhospice.com/memorial-donations.html
She fought her fight, she finished the race, and now she is enjoying the glories of heaven.
Christine zidar :
I had rented a room in Cora's home in my early 20's. Despite the age gap we developed a friendship. Over the many years we kept in touch. It had been a long time since we talked & I was whipping up bread pudding ( something she taught me when I lived with her) when I received a call from Cora where she shared some truly sad news. You opened your home to so many and I can say you will always be in my heart.
My thoughts and prayers go out to your family.
Frank and Irene prins:
Our condolences to you Sherlyn, what a very difficult time for you. Please let us know when your able to have a memorial service. We really don’t know what else to say, hopefully your children are all in the area and your able to visit with them.
I moved into Cora's basement suite shortly after highschool. She was like my second mom. I will miss her. My thoughts and prayers are with her family.
Allan & Linda Colp:
Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. She is at rest now. Hold on to the happy memories.
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