In Memory of




Obituary for Frieda Lehr (Oswald)

Frieda Lehr of Medicine Hat, beloved wife of the late Ken Lehr, passed away on Wednesday, October 21, 2020, at the age of 87 years. Frieda leaves to cherish her memory her four children, Beverley Heinz of Medicine Hat, Steven (Deborah) Lehr of Edmonton, Brenda (Fred) Dennis of Medicine Hat, and Wanda (Allen) Hamilton of Langley, B.C; grandchildren, Shawn (Chelsey) Heinz, Kendra (Landis) Byers, Jeff (Jen) Lehr, Stephanie Lehr (Daniel Matar), Jon (Annette) Dennis, Kent (Sandra) Dennis, Colin Hamilton, Aaron (Kaileen) Hamilton; sister, Erna Schorr of Medicine Hat; numerous great grandchildren and one great great grandchild. Frieda was born and raised in the Burstall District, with the family moving and settling in Medicine Hat just after the war. Frieda married Ken in Medicine Hat in 1950. Frieda and Ken farmed in the Tothill District until Ken’s passing. She then moved into Medicine Hat in the fall of 2000 and lived in Southridge for 19 years. In 2019 Frieda then settled into the Chinook Village. Frieda was a excellent cook, loved to sing and crochet but most of all loved spending time family and friends.

Due to current Covid-19 restrictions, attendance at services is limited to 100 people including funeral staff and clergy. Live streaming is available through the Victory Lutheran Church website ( Condolences may be sent through or to subject heading Frieda Lehr. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to