Gertrude Ruth Horst (nee Ferguson)

Gertrude Ruth Horst (nee Ferguson)

Predeceased by her husband Jake Horst, parents John and Marjorie Ferguson, brothers Gordon, Robert, Allan and Donald, and sister Jean.

Survived by her sister Marge Ferguson, son David, daughters Katherine (Jack), Jacklyn (Martin). Grandchildren Ruth, Rachel (Mike), Renate (Nick), Michelle (Sean), Natasha (Dallas), Nicole (Devin), Kathleen (Tom), Michael, Nicole (Craig) and Kate (Ryan), as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

Gertrude loved gardening, quilting and sewing. A loving mother who was always there for her children.

In her lifetime, she worked at Robinsons, volunteered in the Chamber of Commerce, Travel Bureau, Hospital Auxiliary and the Beaver Creek Community Club.

Gertrude also participated in playing ball, lawn bowling, bowling, carpet bowling and camping. €

A tea will be held January 21, 2017 from 1-3 pm at the Beaver Creek Community Hall.

In lieu of flowers, please donate to the Beaver Creek Community Club.

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