GRAFTON, Alberta Rose (Nash)

August 24, 1929

- October 24, 2010

Alberta Rose (Nash) Grafton of Burnaby, BC, died October 24, 2010, aged 81. Alberta (Bert) grew up near Huxley, Alberta on the farm of her parents, Letty and Bernard (Bill) Nash and attended Huxley School. Bert worked in her young years for the Vancouver Province Newspaper and later for the Vancouver Health Department. After retirement she travelled extensively to many parts of the world. She was predeceased by her husband, Teddy (1954) and her brother, Harvey Nash (2009) of Calgary. Surviving Bert are her two sisters, Mildred Michie, Ottawa and Kathreen Nash, Victoria, B.C. and her brothers, Howard Nash, Calgary and Don Nash, Abbotsford, B.C. Missing her also will be her close cousins, the Flecks of the Camrose, Alberta area and the Rigby's of Calgary, as well as her many loving nieces, nephews and friends. Memorial Services were held at First Memorial Services, 602 Kingsway, Vancouver on Sunday, Oct. 31, 2010 at 10 AM. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Union Gospel Mission, Vancouver, Covenant House, Vancouver, the Burnaby Hospital Foundation or to a charity of your choice.