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EWERT, Lory



Lory Ewert Her family sadly announces her passing on Oct. 2, 2004 in Chilliwack Hospital. She was born Aug. 31, 1925 in Herbert, Sask. to Henry and Anna Pauls. They moved to a farm at McMahon, Sask. She accepted Jesus Christ as her Saviour in her youth. She was baptized, joining Reinfeld (Sask.) MB Church.

The Pauls family moved to B.C. in 1943. Lory was a scholar and an athlete and won the Governor General's award for Physics in her graduation year. She took teacher's training. She married Aron Ewert in 1945. After Aron died in 1957, Lory returned to teaching to support her family.

She taught until she was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis and was forced to resign in 1964. She struggled for 8 years with a walker until she was admitted to G. F. Strong hospital in 1972.

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