Passed away on January 6, 2016 at the age of 95. Born in Vegreville, AB to Ernest and Mabel Karrer. She was raised on the family farm and later attended the Vermilion School of Agriculture. Mabel moved to Edmonton in 1940 where she lived a very full life until 2014. Then moved to Kelowna, BC where she enjoyed being closer to family and “the beautiful flowers and trees.” A lovely luncheon and celebration of Mabel and her many creative and athletic accomplishment was attended by family and many friends on January 16, 2016. Mabel was predeceased by her husband William McQuitty and her special friend Charles (Chuck) Schick. She is survived by her son Dannie and her daughter Donna (Bill) Smeltzer and their children and grandchildren.