STOPPLER – Rose Kay Stoppler of Bow Island passed away on Monday, August 24, 2015, at the age of 89 years, beloved wife of the late Konrad Stoppler.
She leaves to cherish her memory her children, Peggy Willman, Darlene Young, and Debbie (Dale) Wheeler; eight grandchildren, Juanita (Kelvin) and their children Kyla, Kirk and Kali; Murray (Brooke) and their children Luke and Jack; Rhonda (Darren) and their children Olivia and Halle; Brent (Stephanie) and their children James and Jaidden; Wade; Darcy (Tessa) and their son Ben; Kimberly (Gary) and their children Kyler and Daylen; and Kendra (Rob) and their children Raynah, Kenneth and Lacey; two brothers, Ed (Marlene) Luciak and Bill Luciak; one sister, Helen (Willard) Richards; three sisters-in-law, Irene Luciak, Doreen Luciak and Alma Stoppler as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her parents, William and Annie Luciak; her husband, Konrad; three brothers, Donald, John and Joe and two sisters, Mary and Dorothy in infancy.
Rose was born to William and Anne Luciak and lived in Hodgeville, Sidewood and Piapot Saskatchewan. She married Kon Stoppler on November 12, 1944 in Hodgeville. They resided in Piapot for 46 years where they raised their family. Rose worked at the Piapot Hotel Café, Wheel Inn Café, as a janitor at the school as well as babysitting for families. She was busy with hobbies, knitting, sewing, quilting, crochetting, playing Skip-Bo and crib and enjoyed cooking for family and friends. In the fall of 2007, Kon and Rose moved to Bow Island. It was there that they met Clara and Don Fraser who became very special friends.
The graveside service was held in the Piapot Cemetery on Friday, August 28, 2015 at 1:30 p.m. As an expression of sympathy donations may be made to the Piapot Cemetery, Box 1596, Maple Creek, SK S0N 1N0. To e-mail an expression of sympathy, please direct it to: firstname.lastname@example.org subject heading: Rose Stoppler, or you may visit http://www.pattisonfuneralhome.com and leave a message of condolence.
Arrangements are by the Pattison Funeral Home and Crematorium 540 South Railway St. SE, Medicine Hat T1A 2V6. Please call 1-866-526-2214 for further information.