Waunita Patterson married Bert Ogden (1935)

OGDEN, Wauneita Amanda. February 6, 1916 – June 2, 2011. Wauneita Ogden, resident of Grande Prairie, passed away on Thursday, June 2, 2011 at the age of 95 years. Wauneita Ogden was born in Murray, Iowa, United States. She came to Canada in April 1916 with her sister Hazel and parents Rex and Grace Patterson. She married Bert November 20, 1935. They made their home on the farm in Bezanson. Wauneita loved to play the piano, and enjoyed her flowers and vegetable garden. She loved to have family and friends around. In 1982, due to failing health, Bert and Wauneita moved into Pioneer Lodge, Grande Prairie. In the mid 80's Wauneita moved to Heritage Lodge. Wauneita kept herself busy crocheting, embroidering, playing cards with friends and many visits from friends and family. April 2011, Wauneita was taken to the QEII Hospital where she remained until the time of her passing. Wauneita was predeceased by her loving husband of 55 years, Bert; parents Rex and Grace Patterson; two infant brothers; sister Hazel Weegar; brother Vernon Patterson; brother Kenneth Patterson; one grandson; one granddaughter; one great-grandson; brother in-law Rupert Weegar; nephew Earl Weegar; niece Linda Cage. Leaving to mourn her passing are daughter Shirley (Elmer) Westergaard of Fort St. John, B.C.; son Robert Ogden of Dawson Creek, B.C.; son Raymond (Linda) Ogden of Bezanson; brother Milfred (Edith) Patterson; sister in-laws Allie Weegar and Laura Patterson; nine grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; four great great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. A funeral service will be held Tuesday, June 7, 2011 at 11am at Oliver's Grande Prairie Funeral Chapel. Interment to follow at the Glen Leslie Cemetery. Memorial Donations may be made to the Rainbow Society of Alberta or a charity of one's choice. Condolences may be sent by visiting www.oliversgrandeprairie.com OLIVER'S GRANDE PRAIRIE FUNERAL CHAPEL & CREMATORIUM

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