Loretta Lee Chastain
Loretta Lee Chastain (Williams) died peacefully at her home in Elkhorn, Manitoba, on July 27, 2013. She was 73.
Loretta was born in Canadian, Texas, on Sept. 1, 1939, to Ralph and Twyla Ruth Williams. She grew up in the Cortez area. Loretta married JL Chastain in Lewis, Colo., on Sept. 27, 1959. Loretta and JL moved their family to Canada in 1975 and eventually settled in the community of Elkhorn.
Loretta was proceeded in death by her husband 11 days prior. Those left to mourn her loss are her four children; Glenda Chastain of Rapid City S.D.; Gerald (Reva) Chastain of Saskatoon, S.K.; Twyla (Paul) Krug of Saskatoon, S.K.; and Wendell Chastain of Williston, N.D.; along with five grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.