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Ida Maureen O'Rourke

April 2, 1955 — March 21, 2024

Drayton Valley

Ida Maureen O'Rourke, a beloved community member known for her bright personality, has sadly passed away on March 21, 2024, at Drayton Valley Hospital. She was born on April 2, 1955, in Oakville Ontario.

Ida had a zest for life and a diverse range of hobbies and interests. She found joy in spending summer days tending to her flowers, as well as indulging in activities like knitting, quilting, playing cards, bingo, traveling, and caring for animals.

She will be dearly missed by her surviving family and friends. Ida is survived by her children Shane (Tonia) Seehaver, Gordon (Stacy) Seehaver, Christina (Steven) Ercolani, and Katrina (Mike) Seehaver. She was also a loving grandmother to Shayla Seehaver, Gavin Seehaver, Keith Seehaver, and Blake Seehaver. Among those mourning her loss are her siblings Dianne, Patricia, Sandra, Sherry, Burton, Lester, Shawn, and Timothy.

In eternal memory of Ida Maureen O'Rourke are her parents Lawrence and Lillian O'Rourke. Additionally, she is reunited in spirit with her sister Maureen and partner Raymond.

A Celebration of Life service will be held on April 2 at Drayton Memorial Cremation & Funeral Services in Drayton Valley. The event will commence at 4:00 PM to honor the beautiful life Ida lived. The family asks for attendants to please wear bright and colorful clothing, as per request of Ida.

May Ida Maureen O'Rourke's light continue to shine through the cherished memories she leaves behind with all who knew and loved her.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Kidney Foundation of Canada. 880-5160 Decarie Blvd. Montreal Quebec H3X 2H9

​You can register for the livestream of Ida's Celebration of Life below.

Arrangements in care of Melanie Dyment and Samantha Sudds.
To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Ida Maureen O'Rourke, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Celebration of Life

Tuesday, April 2, 2024

4:00 - 6:00 pm (Mountain time)

Drayton Memorial Cremation & Funeral Services

5029-48th Street, Drayton Valley, AB T7A 1E1

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