JAMES, Erin Loretta (nee Keating)
Surrounded by her loving family Erin James of Edmonton passed away suddenly on February 24, 2017 at the age of 34 years.
Erin was loved by every life she touched. She was loyal, kind, compassionate and genuine. She will be lovingly and forever remembered by her husband Robb and her greatest gift, her daughter Juliet; her parents Michael and Jennifer Keating; two sisters: Sue Monson and Liane (Matt) Carter; her Grandmother Norma Keating; her father and mother in-law, Rick and Wendy James; Sister in-law Jesse (Matt) Bell; Brother in-law; David James ( Andrea Pelland ); four nieces, and one nephew; as well as numerous relatives and countless friends.
Erin was predeceased by her Grandfather Austin Keating; Grandfather Phil Beldam; and Grandmother Paula Beldam.
Erin graduated from Bellerose Composite High School’s International Baccalaureate Program in 2000. She went on to earn a Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of Alberta in 2004, followed by a diploma in Public Relations from Grant MacEwan College in 2006. Most recently, Erin was pursuing a certification in human resources through the University of Alberta’s Faculty of Extension.
A celebration of Erin’s life will take place on Friday, March 10, 2017 from 11:00 – 2:00 at the Double Tree by Hilton,West Edmonton, 16615-109 Ave.
Erin’s passion for learning will be honoured by way of a fund in her name at the St. Albert Community Foundation, focused on encouraging youth in Edmonton and St. Albert to embrace life-long learning. Should you wish to contribute to the Erin James Fund, please send a cheque care of: St. Albert Community Foundation, P.O. Box 65068, St. Albert, AB T8N 5Y3 or donate on line at www.sacf.ca