Title and Physical Description
Marie Rempfer fonds. – 2001. – 0.5 cm of textual records
Marie Martens , 1925- , was born in Armavir, Kuban, Russia, and was brought to Canada as an infant by her parents, Franz Johann Martens and the former Cornelia Koop. The family lived at Hussar, Millerfield, and East Coulee in Alberta before moving on to Three Hills in 1933. Marie was the eldest of eleven children. In 1944 or 1945 she married Richard Henry “Dick” Rempfer, and they raised a family of four girls – Sherrell, Sandy, Ellen, and Marilee. Dick died in 1977, and Marie eventually moved to a retirement home in Three Hills. She was a member of the Bethel Evangelical Missionary Church there.
Scope & Content
The fonds consists of Marie Rempfer’s autobiographical essay.
Source of Acquisition
Gift by Marie Rempfer, 2004
Last updated June 2023 – Jim Bowman and Ted Regehr