Alta Jean Olmstead
Alta Jean (Pratt) Olmstead, 73, of Upper Woodstock, NB passed
away peacefully on Friday, July 16, 2021, at the Upper River Valley
Hospital in Waterville, NB, surrounded by her loving family, after a
courageous battle with cancer.
Alta was born in Woodstock, NB on November 29,
1947, daughter of the late John and Mabel (Amos) Pratt.
Besides her parents, Alta was predeceased by her husband David
Alta is survived by her only brother Howard (Joan)
Pratt, Woodstock, NB and his three children: nephew John Pratt,
Kamloops, BC; two nieces Heather (Kevin) Bowater, Woodstock,
NB and Janine Pratt, Woodstock, NB
Alta also held the special role of great auntie to
Jenna & Dane Bowater who were her pride and joy. She
is also survived by one cherished sister-in-law Barbara Crandlemire
who was more like a sister without the in-law. Alta is
warmly remembered by several nieces and nephews on the Olmstead
side. Alta also maintained a close relationship with a
number of cousins and special friends who held a treasured place in
Alta was a nurse at heart and began her career at
the Carleton Memorial Hospital in Woodstock, NB. She
continued her nursing career in private practice with Dr. Gary
Beatty. She was a natural born nurse that was dedicated
beyond the clinical setting. It was very common for friends
and family to call her for any medical advice.
Alta was an independent spirit, with honest
expression and a wide-open heart. She will be forever
remembered in the hearts of all who loved her.
Most of all, God came first to Alta and she lived
her life in service to the will of God.
For thos who wish, Donations in Alta’s memory may
be made to the River Valley Cancer Support Group, The Wicklow
Cemetery, or a charity of the donor’s choice.
Nos plus sincères sympathies à la famille et aux amis de Alta Jean Olmstead 19472021..
Décès pour la Ville: Jacksonville, Province: Nouveau-Brunswick