It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Dawna Anne Tobler on Monday, Aug. 4, 2014 at the age of 55.
Dawna will be forever remembered and missed by her two children, Mandy Tobler (Dirk) Fort Macleod and Chad Lucas Pard (Amelle) of Lethbridge; her loving cherished grandchildren Stephanie, Izabella, Haley-Ann, Shay and Paisley; her siblings Linda Tobler of Calgary, Sharmagne Ray (Dean) of Three Hills, Wesley Beaton (Cindy) of Campbell River, and Wanda Beaton of Okotoks; as well as her other loving friends and extended family.
Dawna will also be greatly missed by her four-legged companion, Smokie.
Dawna was predeceased by Stephen Crowe, Ferrand Pard, brother-in-law James Percival, her mother and father Arthur and Beverley Beaton and brother Kenneth.
Dawna was an incredible entrepreneur who had great motivation and work ethic. She was a devoted mother, grandmother, and friend.
Dawna was an amazing equestrian in her young adult life and showed horses throughout Canada and the United States. Her life highlight was showing in the famous Spruce Meadows facility.
Dawna was very proud to be the oldest of five children. Dawna helped and gave love to many friends along the way. Everyone who knew her will miss her for her humour and infectious giggle.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014, at Eden’s Funeral Home, 2424 Fifth Ave., Fort Macleod with Rev. Eras Van Zyl officiating.
Memorial donations may be made in Dawna’s memory to The Lung Association, Alberta/NWT Division, P.O. Box 4700, Stn. South., Edmonton, T6E 9Z9.
Funeral arrangements entrusted to Eden’s Funeral Home. Phone 403-553-3772 or visit www.edensfunealhome.com