Katie was born December 15, 1934 in Woolford, Alberta and passed away peacefully on November 15, 2019 at the age of 84 at the Chinook Regional Hospital.
After marrying the love of her life (Isaac) on June 17, 1959 together they had 6 children, Mike (Noreen) Mandel, Delilah (Dennis) Traber, Rita (Don) Fruson, Lennard (Susan) Mandel, Gloria (Sev) Habetler, Toby Mandel. They also had 17 grandchildren and 19 great grandchildren, which were her pride and joy. Katie also was known as a special Aunt to numerous nieces and nephews.
Along with her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren she leaves to mourn her sister Sara, and is predeceased by her beloved husband of 41 years Isaac Mandel, as well as her siblings; Annie, Susie, Maggie, Andrew, Bill, Mike, Eli, Peter, John and two infant sisters.
Family would like to Thank CRH Emergency Department staff, 4B staff, Keaton, along with Dr. Walton and Dr. Buck for the very special care they gave mom and kindness to family. Furthermore, thank you to the staff for making Legacy Lodge her “Home”.
Family and friends are invited to pay their respects between 7:00pm to 8:30pm on Monday, November 18, 2019 at MARTIN BROTHERS RIVERVIEW CHAPEL, 610 – 4 STREET SOUTH, Lethbridge, Alberta.
A Funeral Service will be held at 2:00pm, on Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at IMMANUEL LUTHERAN CHURCH, 20 Rocky Mountain Boulevard West, Lethbridge, Alberta, with Pastor Richard Brown, officiating.
Katie will be buried beside her beloved husband at a private country cemetery near Monarch.
In lieu of flowers, Katie requests that you make a donation to a charity of your choice in her memory.
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