Linda ByamJanuary 1, 2018
In Loving Memory of:
Linda (Grams) Byam passed away suddenly on January 1, 2018 in Lethbridge, Alberta at the age of 100 years. Linda was born in Lang, Saskatchewan on November 17, 1917 to Emil and Paulina Grams. Having grown up in a family of 12 siblings, family meant everything to her. Visiting with family and friends brought a sparkle to her eye that fueled her zest for life. She always made keeping in contact with as many of them as she could a priority until her last days. She was a beautiful soul and a presence that will truly forever be missed.
She was predeceased by her parents Emil and Paulina Grams, her son Albert and husband Dan Byam. Sisters Millie Reich, Mathilda Kruger, Elsie Wegwitz, Gunda Chinski and Emma Schultz. Brothers Lou and Reiny Grams. She leaves to mourn her daughter Paulene Droppo and son Arnie (Karen) Byam; Grandchildren Michael (Tanya) Bergen, Danette Bergen all of Fort Macleod, AB. Ian (Jennifer) Bergen of Lethbridge, AB, and Amber (Cole) Wilson of Campbell River, BC. Sisters Ruth Schultz and Martha McFadden. Brothers Herb Grams of Weyburn, SK, and Rudy Grams of Lethbridge, AB. Daughter in-law Rosalind Wilson of B.C. Great Grandchildren Dulcie, Ainsley, Rae-Lynn, Miley, Olivia, Ilias, Serenity and Daxton, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
A funeral service was held at 2:00 P.M. on Saturday January 6, 2018 at Eden’s Funeral Home, 2424 5th Avenue in Fort Macleod, AB, with reverend Joanne Parnham officiating.
At Linda’s request, she will be laid to rest with her mother and father at Hillcrest Cemetery in Weyburn, SK
Funeral arrangements entrusted to Eden’s Funeral Home (403) 553-3772 www.edensfuneralhome.com