Willanna “Genelle” (nee Winfrey) Roberts

ROBERTS, WILLANNA “GENELLE”

(née Winfrey)

Born 1914 in Pomeroy, WA., ended her life’s journey

September 30th, 2011, at

Edmonton General Hospital

with family at her side. Genelle‘s family immigrated

to Canada in 1920, residing in Calgary and Grand Prairie, AB. They then homesteaded in Groundbirch, BC. Genelle and Fin raised their family of

8 children in Dawson Creek, BC. Genelle moved to Kelowna in 1972 and Edmonton

in 2006.Predeceased by her husband Marvin “Finn”

Roberts, children Wayne, Sheryl, Leanna and 3

grandchildren. Left to miss her love, wisdom and common sense are sons Dale (Freda), Lorne (Barb) and daughters Elaine Chadwick, Wilma Kennedy and Valda Roberts (Dave), 8 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren.

A family celebration of life is planned for a future date.


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