Elsie Emily (Frazer) Malherbe

June 16, 1931 ~ March 5, 2023 (age 91) 91 Years Old


In Loving Memory of

Mrs. Elsie Emily Malherbe (nee Frazer)

June 16, 1931 – March 5, 2023


With great sorrow her family announces the passing of Elsie at the Lady Minto Hospital in Cochrane on Sunday March 5th, 2023 at the age of 91. She was predeceased in 2005 by her husband Ovila Malherbe, her father Arthur Frazer and her mother Beatrice Frazer (nee Palamer). She will be missed by her children Sharon Malherbe (Bertrand Trudel) and James (Stella) Malherbe. She was the sister of Ethel (late Roly) Prevost.


Our Mom was a beacon of light that guided us through good times and bad. 
Her love for her family and friends is eternal. 
She touched so many of us, including her friends and staff at the Lady Minto Villa.  Mom enjoyed living there and participated in many activities that brought her joy.
Mom would want to extend heartfelt thanks to the staff who supported her there.
We will miss her.

Relatives and friends are welcome to visit at Irvine & Irvine funeral home, 70 Seventh Ave, South, Cochrane on Thursday, May 18, 2023 from 7pm to 9pm and also on Friday, May 19, 2023 from 9:30 am to 10:30 am.
The funeral mass will be held at the Holy Trinity Anglican Church, 160 Sixth Ave. Cochrane on Friday, May 19, 2023 officiated by Reverend Patricia Dorland at 11 am.

Elsie will be laid to rest beside her husband at the Cochrane Civic.

If desired memorial donations may be made to the Holy Trinity Anglican Church and would be greatly appreciated. If you wish to send online condolences to her family, to share your memories or photos of Elsie please visit


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May 18, 2023

7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Irvine & Irvine
70 Seventh Avenue South
Cochrane, ON P0L 1C0

May 19, 2023

9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Irvine & Irvine
70 Seventh Avenue South
Cochrane, ON P0L 1C0

Funeral Service
May 19, 2023

11:00 AM
Holy Trinity Anglican Church


Holy Trinity Anglican Church
160 6th Ave, Cochrane ON P0L 1C0
Tel: 1-705-272-3261


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