Katie Paetkau died Mar. 16, 2009. She was born Feb. 17, 1929 in Arnaud, Man. to Cornelius and Maria. She is remembered for her cheerful disposition and her friendly smile. Predeceased by husband Henry in 1989, 1 brother; Katie is mourned by children Reuben (Wilma), Karen (Scott) Barbour, Linda (Albert) Velema; 6 grandchildren; 5 brothers, 5 sisters. The memorial service was Mar. 21 at Gem MB (Alta.) Church.