Mary Theresa Fast died Oct 15, 2009 at 95. She was born Oct 3, 1914 to Daniel and Maria Fast. She was converted and baptized in the MB church at Turnhill, Sask. She worked stamping tags in a fish packing plant until she smashed her finger. After that, she stayed home and handed out tracts. She continued to hand out tracts her whole life, even at Menno Home, whenever she could get away with it. Mary liked baby animals, reading, walking, playing piano, singing, and laughing. She was a good listener and an encourager. Mary is mourned by numerous nieces and nephews. Pastor Harry Heidebrecht officiated at the funeral service Nov 2, 2009 in Abbotsford, B.C.