Vivian Margaret Bietz of Claresholm passed away at home on January 11, 2023 at 66 years of age. Vivian was born March 7, 1956 in High River as the youngest of four daughters to Paul and Edna Bietz.
She is survived by her sisters Paulette Schulte (Fred) of Edmonton and Linda Findlay (John) of Calgary, brother-in-law Brett Gale of Calgary, nieces and nephews and the extended Bietz family. She was predeceased by her parents, sister Betty Lee Missett Gale and partner Mory Rhyasen.
Claresholm was a very caring and supportive community for Vivian. The family would like to thank the Claresholm mental health, medical and social teams who so helped Vivian over the years, especially Lynn Heward who cared for her for 25 years. She was such a kind soul and will be dearly missed.
The family will be honouring Vivian’s wishes privately and there will be no public service. If you so wish, donations can be made by cheque, cash or e-transfer to Claresholm Animal Rescue Society, PO Box 2579, Claresholm, AB TOL OTO. E-transfers to [email protected] <mailto:[email protected]>; include name, address and e-mail for tax receipt. Messages of condolence can be forwarded to the family here on our website.