Aprl 2, 2020
Dorothy Evelyn Solberg (Emmerson) died on the morning of April 02, 2020, at the age of 87 in the Hanna Hospital.
Dorothy was born to Lance and Ruby Rowat of Sedalia, Alta. and was raised on a farm with her four sisters Ada, Versa, Bernice and Audrey. She had a love of life, family and friends, and would go out of her way to help someone else. She loved gardening, the outdoors, animals, and was quite the artist making numerous oil paintings, and lead pencil drawings.
She will be deeply missed by all who knew her.
She was predeceased by her parents Lance and Ruby Rowat, sisters Ada (Herman) Sherman, Versa (Ron) Brackman, Bernice (Ben) Sherman, Audrey (Allan) Vaile, nephew Darcy Vaile, nephew Buz Brackman, nephew Danny Sherman.
She is survived by her loving husband Stan Solberg, her son Dave (Elena) Halstead, daughter Wendy (Ray) Girletz, son Michael (Sharon) Emmerson, son Arol Solberg, daughter Kjelli (Jim) Held, son Monty (Deb) Solberg, son Shawn (Paula) Solberg, son Gary Umari (Donna Westerby). She is also survived by her grandchildren Caryn- rae (Kevin), Arlyn (Stacey), Wyatt (Leslie), Ryley (Kendra), Brandon, Logan, Spencer (Kray), Kacy, Matthew (Rachael), Leeann, and 16 great-grandchildren.
Memorial tributes may be directed to the Ladies Auxiliary of Hanna Hospital, Box 23, Hanna, Alberta, T0J 1P0.
A service will be held at a later date for close family and friends when it is safe to do so.