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Obits October 01, 1997


(10/1/97)

ANDERSON _ Ian Halliday Anderson of Calgary, passed away Friday, September 26, 1997, at the age of 61 years. Ian was
born in Trochu, Alberta in 1935 and grew up in Drumheller before moving to Calgary. Ian will be lovingly remembered by his
two daughters and sons-in-law, Wanda and Mark Eilers, and Darlene and Richard Faust; and four grandchildren, Daphne and
Juliette Eilers, Tanis and Melanie Faust. He is also survived by his sister Carolyn Skoko of Calgary, and his brother Freeman
Anderson of Victoria; and four nephews and five nieces. Ian was predeceased by his father in 1958, mother in 1983 and
brother Bob in 1977. A Memorial Service and celebration of Ian's life will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Chapel
of the Bells" (2720 Centre Street North), today, October 1, 1997 at 4:00 p.m. with the Rev. Dr. David J. Crawford of The
Presbyterian Church of Canada officiating. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Alberta Cancer
Foundation, 1331 - 29 Street N.W., Calgary, Alberta T2N 4N2. A special thank you from the family to Calgary Health
Services - Home Care for all their support and assistance. In living memory of Ian Anderson, a tree will be planted at Fish
Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, "Chapel of the Bells", 2720 CENTRE STREET
NORTH. Telephone: 403-276-2296.

(10/1/97) BATES _ Mrs. Stella L. Bates of Calgary, passed away at the Father Lacombe Nursing Home on September 29, 1997 at the age of 85 years. She was predeceased by her beloved husband Truman Eaton Bates in 1994. She will be lovingly remembered by her two daughters and a son-in-law, Joyce and Marshall Stoddart of North Vancouver, B.C., and Betty Leech of Calgary; and a son and daughter-in-law, Don and Gail Bates of Calgary; as well as by five grandchildren, Tracy (Bruce), Cindy (Randy), Brad (Lesli), Kelly (Michael), Brett (Jennifer); and twelve great-grandchildren. Stella is also survived by four sisters, Gladys, Rowena, Pearl (Gus), and Marie; three brothers, Elmer, Lloyd, and Gordon; brothers-in-law and their wives, Ted (Kay) and Vivian (Olive) and their families; as well as many other relatives and friends. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Park Memorial Chapel" (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.), on Thursday, October 2, 1997 at 1:00 p.m. with the Very Rev. Patrick Cramer of the Calgary Catholic Diocese officiating. Graveside Service to follow at Eden Brook Memorial Gardens. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 1825 Park Road S.E., Calgary, Alberta T2G 3Y6 or directly to Father Lacombe Nursing Home, 332 - 146 Avenue S.E., Calgary, Alberta T2X 2A3. The family wishes to extend special thanks to all the staff at Father Lacombe Nursing Home and to Dr. Verbeek. In living memory of Stella Bates, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES "Park Memorial Chapel", 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W., CALGARY. Telephone: 403-243-8200.
(10/1/97) BLOOD _ A. Wayne Blood of Cochrane, Alberta passed away in the Wild Hills area, on Monday, September 29, 1997 at the age of 59 years. Funeral Services will be held at St. Andrew's United Church, 128 - 1 Street East, Cochrane, Alberta, on Friday, October 3, 1997 at 2:00 p.m. with Reverend Donald E. Koots officiating. Funeral and Cremation arrangements in care of COCHRANE FUNERAL SERVICES. Phone: 932-4452.
(10/1/97) CHRISTIE _ Margaret (Margie) passed away after a courageous battle with cancer at the Agape Manor on September 28, 1997 at the age of 76 years. Margie will be lovingly remembered by her sons, Don Johnston (Nola), David and William (Karen); her grandchildren, Lee Johnston, Lana Watson (Dale) and Scot Johnston; her sister Evelyn Stratton; and her brother Craig Johnston (Connie) of B.C. Margie will also be sadly missed by numerous other relatives in Alberta and Ontario. She was predeceased by her husband Arthur Grenville Christie on July 2, 1994, her sister "Sis" and her brother Art. Margie was loved and will be sadly missed by all who knew her. The family would like to express their gratitude to the staff at Agape Manor for their care and compassion. A Service of Remembrance was held privately at FOSTER'S FUNERAL HOMES "Garden Chapel", 3220 - 4 Street N.W. If desired, memorial donations in Margie's name may be made to the Vocational and Rehabilitation Research Institute (V.R.R.I.), 3304 - 33 Street N.W. Calgary, T2L 2A6. FOSTER'S FUNERAL HOMES "Garden Chapel", Directors. Telephone: 297-0888.
(10/1/97) CORLEY _ Victor Angus Corley, beloved husband of Joan, of Calgary passed away at the Rockyview Hospital on September 30, 1997 after a long courageous struggle with cancer, at the age of 66 years. Born and raised in Lindsay, Ontario, Vic was devoted to hockey and played for the Lindsay Muskies. He was employed in sales with Abex Industries in Lindsay and transferred to Regina, Saskatchewan in 1958 and then to Calgary in 1961. In 1966, he joined the Bendix Corp. (Allied Signal) until his retirement, having spent all of his working life in the automotive industry. In his later years, he developed a passion for carpentry, building bird houses, feeders, and patio planters for his many relatives and friends. Besides his loving wife, Vic is survived by his children and grandchildren, Vicki Williams and her husband Dale of Edmonton, Jane Corley and her son Andrew of Calgary, Richard and Karen Corley and their children, Vanessa and Devin, of Airdrie. He is also survived by his sisters and brothers, Helen, Jean, Wim, Nan, Bob, Jim, and Erna, and their families, all of Lindsay, Ontario. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Park Memorial Chapel", (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.), on Friday, October 3, 1997 at 3:30 p.m. with the Rev. Canon Douglas H. Skoyles of St. John the Evangelist Anglican Church officiating. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Minor Hockey Association of Calgary, Second Floor, 1711 - 10 Avenue S.W., Calgary, Alberta, T3C 0K1. In living memory of Vic, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park By McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, "Park Memorial Chapel", 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W., CALGARY. Telephone: 403-243-8200.
(10/1/97) CRAMER _ Mr. Jeffrey Richard Cramer of Calgary passed away at his home on September 29, 1997 at the age of 39 years. He is survived by his mother Margaret "Mickey" Simonsen and her husband Ray Simonsen of Red Deer; his father Joseph Cramer and his wife Paula of Camrose; his two brothers, James Cramer and his wife Lois of Red Deer, and John Paul Cramer and his wife Lynn of Springbrook; three stepbrothers, Gene Willms, his wife Lisa and their children, Jaeger and Layne of Edmonton, Sean Willms, his wife Shannon and their daughter Autumn of Camrose, and Jerry Simonsen, his wife Ruth and their children, Simon, Kris and Jan; two stepsisters, Anne and her husband Mike Mooney and their children, Robyn and Kate, and Brenda, her husband Scott Hucal and their son Tomas; his five nephews, Perry, Duncan, Brandon, Dawson and Curtis; and his niece Haley. Jeff was predeceased by his brother Joseph in 1972. Funeral Services will be held at EVENTIDE FUNERAL CHAPEL, Red Deer, on Friday, October 3, 1997 at 1:00 p.m. If desired, memorial tributes may be made to the Mustard Seed Association, 102 - 11 Avenue S.E., Calgary. Interment will follow in the Alto-Reste Memorial Gardens. All are cordially invited to tea at the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 35, 2810 Bremner Avenue, Red Deer. Arrangements in care of EVENTIDE FUNERAL CHAPELS, 4820 - 45 Street, Red Deer. Phone: 1-403-347-2222.
(10/1/97) DICKEY _ Mrs. "Edna" Dickey of Cochrane, Alberta, passed away at the Bethany Care Centre in Cochrane, Alberta on Tuesday, September 30, 1997 at the age of 84 years. She is survived by one son Harold (Wilma) Dickey of Camrose, Alberta; and two daughters, Mrs. Norma (Murray) Parks of Calgary, Alberta and Mrs. Doreen (Pat) Hutchinson of Cochrane, Alberta. Edna will also be missed by her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband Ernest in 1986. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 1825 Park Road S.E., Calgary, Alberta, T2G 3Y6. Funeral Services will be held at St. Andrew's United Church (128 - 1 Street East), Cochrane, Alberta on Friday, October 3, 1997 at 10:00 a.m. with Mr. David Scott officiating. Cremation and arrangements in care of COCHRANE FUNERAL SERVICES, Cochrane, Alberta. Phone: 1-403-932-4452.
(10/1/97) GEHRING _ Harold, our beloved father, passed away Sunday, September 28, 1997 at the Peter Lougheed Hospital at the age of 81 years. Funeral Services will be held in the Chapel of MOUNTAIN VIEW FUNERAL HOME on Friday, October 3, 1997 at 3:00 p.m. Interment to follow at Mountain View Memorial Gardens. Arrangements entrusted to MOUNTAIN VIEW CEMETERY and FUNERAL HOME, 17 Avenue S.E. at Garden Road (3 km East of 68 Street S.E.). Telephone: 403-272-5555.
(10/1/97) GILLANDERS _ Mrs. Carol Marie Gillanders, of High River, formerly of Gladys Ridge, passed away at the High River Hospital on September 29, 1997 at the age of 59 years. She is survived by her sons, Brent and Lil Gillanders, Blackie, and Darren and Cindy Gillanders, Canmore; as well as her grandchildren, Janice, Ryan and Blayne Gillanders, and Reed and Katelyn Gillanders. She is also survived by her brother Eugene and Elva Wakeford, High River. Carol was predeceased by her husband George (Geordie) Gillanders on January 11, 1994, her mother Emma Wakeford on September 16, 1988 and her father Howard Wakeford on April 20, 1997. Funeral Services will be held at SNODGRASS Funeral Chapel, High River on Friday, October 3 at 1:30 p.m., Mrs. Shirley Collard D.M. officiating. Interment will follow at Highwood Cemetery. If desired, contributions may be made in Carol's memory to the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada, 238, 2116 - 27 Avenue N.E., Calgary T2E 7A6. SNODGRASS FUNERAL HOME LTD. (652-2222, 938-3111), Directors.
(10/1/97) GREGGS _ Robin Kathleen (nee Howland), BA, BSc, MEd, PhD (Calg), July 13, 1997 after a long and vigorous battle with cancer. Beloved wife of Robert, she is survived by her children and their families: Darcie, Don, Tom, Sam; Jonathon and Joan; Susan, Dave, Jamie, William; Melissa and Tom. Also by her brother Laird and his wife Hazel Howland, nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents, Kathleen (Deakin) and Harold Howland. Robin was born in Winnipeg in 1932 and raised in The Pas and Stonewall, Manitoba. She won the Governor General's Award for her high school achievements and attended Queen's University for her first degree. After raising four children and numerous other vertebrates in Kingston, Ontario, she and Bob returned to Calgary where Robin attended the University of Calgary. She proudly received her doctorate in Educational Psychology on June 5, 1997. Robin was an artist, educator, counsellor and researcher; and a lifelong member of the Anglican Church. The family wishes to extend special thanks to the exceptional staff and volunteers of the Rosedale Hospice, Homecare and the Tom Baker Cancer Centre, particularly to Drs. Ellestad, MacRae, Forsyth and Hagen; also to many special friends, new and old. In celebration of Robin's life, a Memorial Service will be held at FOSTER'S FUNERAL HOMES "Garden Chapel", 3220 - 4 Street N.W. on Friday, October 3, 1997 at 3:00 p.m. If desired, donations may be made to the R.K. Greggs Memorial Fund at the University of Calgary, or the Calgary Hospice Society. FOSTER'S FUNERAL HOMES "Garden Chapel", Directors. Telephone: 297-0888.
(10/1/97) HOLLAND _ Stuart Anthony Holland, beloved son of Mr. and Mrs. Gordon and Joan Howard of Calgary, died suddenly on September 30, 1997 at the age of 32 years. Announcements later by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES "Park Memorial Chapel", 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W., CALGARY. Telephone: 403-243-8200.
(10/1/97) JOHNSON _ Dr. Frigaard Taylor "Abe" Johnson, dear husband of Susan and loving father of Erica and Jeffrey, passed away suddenly at Foothills Hospital on September 28, 1997 at the age of 54 years. He is also survived by his father Lee, and stepmother Betty. He was predeceased by his mother Clarice, and sister Christine. Abe was a professor in the Faculty of Education at the University of Calgary since 1970. Private Services will be held. In lieu of flowers, if desired, memorial tributes may be made to the Tom Baker Cancer Centre, 1331 - 29 Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 4N2. Funeral and Cremation arrangements in care of HERITAGE FAMILY FUNERAL SERVICES "Heritage Funeral Home". Telephone: 299-0100.
(10/1/97) KARAMBOWICH _ Paul James Terrance "Terry", loving husband of Lucille, father of Blane (Donna), Kevin, Darin and Allan; grandfather of Ashley, Nicholas, Michelle, Shaun and Kimberly, passed away suddenly in Olds, Alberta on September 28, 1997 at the age of 54. Those wishing to pay their respects may do so on Wednesday, October 1, 1997, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at MOUNTAIN VIEW FUNERAL CHAPELS, Olds, 5226 - 46 Street, Olds. Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, October 2, 1997 at 2:00 p.m. from the Royal Canadian Legion, 5241 - 46 Street, Olds, with Reverend Bob Taylor officiating. Cremation. Memorial donations at the family's request may be made to the Canadian Heart & Stroke Foundation or to the Canadian Diabetes Association. MOUNTAIN VIEW FUNERAL CHAPELS, Olds, entrusted with arrangements. Telephone: 1-403-556-3223.
(10/1/97) KELLAM _ Elizabeth May (Bessy) Kellam will be lovingly missed and remembered by Harold, her husband of sixty-nine years; and her children, Terry and his wife Diane of Nanoose, BC, Jay and his wife Sandy of Calgary, and Elaine Machtmes and her husband Jerry of Calgary; ten grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Bessy was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother and brought joy to the lives of all she touched. A Memorial Service will be held at Grace Presbyterian Church (1009 - 15 Avenue S.W.), today, October 1, 1997 at 1:00 p.m. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Salvation Army, 1402 - 8 Avenue N.W., Calgary, Alberta T2N 1B9. In living memory of Bessy Kellam, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, "Park Memorial Chapel", 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W., CALGARY. Telephone: 403-243-8200.
(10/1/97) KOSIDOWSKI _ Hildegard (Hilda), born April 22, 1923, passed away peacefully at the Fanning Centre. Predeceased by her husband Siegfried (Ziggy), October 1994. She leaves behind, her sister Katie Schuster; daughter Carmen (Bob) of Shawnigan Lake; son Ben and daughter-in-law Yvette; three grandchildren, Zabrina (Shane), Genevieve, Sierra; and a great-grandson Gage Austin. By her request, there will be no Funeral Service. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association, 114, 1212 - 1 Street S.E., Calgary, T2G 0G8. Thanks to the staff at the Dr. Vernon Fanning Centre. Arrangements in care of FOSTER'S FUNERAL HOMES "Jacques Chapel". Telephone: 297-0711.
(10/1/97) LOREE _ On September 28, 1997, Gregory George Loree of Morinville, Alberta passed away in his 54th year at the Sturgeon General Hospital, finally finding peace from his suffering in his battle with cancer. Greg was born in Carmen, Manitoba on December 30, 1942 and spent the first twelve years (and many summers) in Roland, Manitoba. He moved, with his family to Edmonton, Alberta in 1954, where he began his lifelong career of trucking. He leaves to mourn his passing, beloved wife Barbara; one son Dean (Leslie) Regehr and grandsons, Mitchell and Jamie, all of Sherwood Park; four daughters, Stacie Regehr of Sherwood Park, Cari of Millwoods, Lori of Edmonton and his baby girl Anna (Israel) with unborn grandbaby of Morinville; three older brothers, Calvyn (Rosemarie), Warren (Joe) and (Veronica), Dwight (Barbara), all of Calgary; one sister Jane (Olaf) Karbinski of Calgary; and younger brother Jamie (Pat) of Peace River; Barb's family, Mom Ruth Baggett of Linaria; and four brothers, Ken, Robert (Bob) and (Melody), Joe (Coral) and David; as well as numerous other relatives and many friends. He was predeceased by his father Max (1959), his mother Isobelle McLaren in 1991, his father-in-law Mark Baggett in 1996 and his sister-in-law Shirley Baggett on September 12, 1997. Greg was cremated on September 29, 1997. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday October 4, 1997 at 2:00 p.m. in the Morinville United Church, Rev. Don Brown will officiate. In lieu of flowers, donations gratefully accepted to The Canadian Cancer Society c/o 10004 - 105 Street, Westlock, Alberta, T7P 1V2. WESTLOCK FUNERAL HOME, Bob Jones and Dave Anderson, Funeral Directors. Telephone: 1-403-349-3474.
(10/1/97) MADSEN _ Edward, passed away at the George Boyack Nursing Home, on September 23, 1997, at the age of 96 years. He will be lovingly remembered by his wife Creola; and four daughters, Carol, Shirley, Marilyn and Diane and their families; as well as dear friends in both Calgary and Salmon Arm, where he spent twenty happy retirement years, fishing, hunting and gardening. Ed was a respected CPR employee for forty-six years and a Masonic member for seventy-one years. The family requests no flowers. Memorial Service at Crescent Heights Baptist Church (1212 - 1 Street N.W.), October 4, 1997, 1:00 p.m.
(10/1/97) MARTHALLER _ Lori Dee Marthaller, beloved wife of Mr. Eugene Marthaller of Calgary, passed away on September 27, 1997 at the Foothills Hospital at the age of 39 years. She is the loving mother of her son Bob of Calgary. She is also survived by her mother Jackie Jensen of Calgary; stepfather Rick Jensen of Calgary; sister Rhonda Lane (Blaine) of Edmonton; two brothers, Randy Shields and Larry (Susan) Shields, both of Edmonton; grandmother Liela Shields of Edmonton; as well as numerous aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her father Robert (Bob) Shields. A Memorial Service will be held from the Chapel of MOUNTAIN VIEW FUNERAL HOME on Thursday, October 2, 1997 at 10:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made directly to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Calgary Chapter (No. 512, 206 - 7 Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB T2P 0W7). Arrangements entrusted to MOUNTAIN VIEW CEMETERY and FUNERAL HOME, 17 AVENUE S.E. at GARDEN ROAD (3 km East of 68 Street S.E.). Telephone: 403-272-5555.
(10/1/97) MORGAN _ Brian Morgan, beloved husband of Mrs. Kathleen (Kathy) Morgan of Calgary, AB, passed away at the Foothills Hospital on September 27, 1997 after a tragic accident at the age of 42 years. Brian was born on December 24, 1954 in Sudbury, ON and grew up in Nova Scotia. He lived in Calgary for the past twenty years but remained a Maritimer in his heart. He was a loving father, husband, brother and friend. Besides his loving wife Kathy, Brian is survived by his son Brian; his daughter Lindsay; his mother Kathleen; five sisters, Wanda McInnis (John), Judy Cochrane (Bob), Coleen Llewellyn (David), Ella Morgan (Jon), and Alice Morgan; as well as several nieces, nephews, uncles and aunts, and is predeceased by his father George. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Fish Creek Chapel" (14441 Bannister Road S.E.), on Thursday, October 2, 1997 at 3:00 p.m. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to Salvation Army, 200, 1509 Centre Street S.W., Calgary, Alberta T2G 2E6. In living memory of Brian Morgan, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES "Fish Creek Chapel", 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. Telephone: 403-256-9575.
(10/1/97) McCORMICK _ Terrence Donald John "Terry" died at the Rockyview Hospital on September 27, 1997 surrounded by his family, in his 63rd year after a brief struggle with cancer. He is survived by Donna; their three children, daughter Cathie Legge (Ross); sons, Kerry and Chris; and special granddaughter Allison Legge. Terry is also survived by his brother Bob (Mimi); two sisters, Pat Stewart (Fletcher), Janice Johnson (Jack); as well as numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives. Terry was predeceased by his parents, Kathleen and James; and his son Shawn. Born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Terry was an avid sportsman. He was past member of the Winnipeg and Calgary Football Referee Association. He was a longtime member of the Y.M.C.A. Terry's passion was basketball and he devoted his life to playing, coaching and encouraging others with his love of the game. Terry will always fondly be remembered for his wit, sense of humour, and enthusiasm. We invite you to gather with us to remember and celebrate Terry's life at a Memorial Service, FOSTER'S FUNERAL HOMES "Garden Chapel", 3220 - 4 Street N.W. on Thursday, October 2, 1997 at 3:00 p.m. Cremation. The family requests that you do not send flowers, rather those wishing to express their thoughts, send memorial donations to Mustard Seed Street Ministry, 102 - 11 Avenue S.E., Calgary, Alberta, T2G 0X5 or to the charity of the donor's choice. FOSTER'S FUNERAL HOMES "Garden Chapel", Directors. Telephone: 297-0888.
(10/1/97) NEWSOME _ Mary Newsome passed away at the Forest Grove Care Centre on September 27, 1997 at the age of 84 years. Funeral Services will be held in the Chapel of Mountain View Funeral Home on Friday, October 3, 1997 at 1:00 p.m. Arrangements entrusted to MOUNTAIN VIEW CEMETERY and FUNERAL HOME, 17 Avenue S.E. at Garden Road. Telephone: 403-272-5555.
(10/1/97) PERKINS _ Kathryn R. Perkins passed away peacefully in Calgary on September 27, 1997 at the age of 55 years. She will be lovingly remembered by her husband Darrel; sons, Geoffrey (Shelley) and Guy (Donna). Kathryn was a devoted member of the community and her church, the Jubilee Christian Centre and very active in Women's Aglow. Funeral Services will be held at FOSTER'S FUNERAL HOMES "Garden Chapel", 3220 - 4 Street N.W., on Wednesday, October 1, 1997 at 1:00 p.m. with Pastor Phil Nordin officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made directly to the Tom Baker Cancer Centre, 1331 - 29 Street N.W., Calgary T2N 4N2. FOSTER'S FUNERAL HOMES "Garden Chapel", Directors. Telephone: 297-0888.
(10/1/97) RACKOW _ Werner Rackow passed away at the Peter Lougheed Centre on September 29, 1997 at the age of 84 years. Werner is survived by his wife Else; two sons, Gary and Hans Rackow; one daughter-in-law Isabelle; and by two grandchildren, Rosemary and Karl. Funeral Services will be held at St. Matthew Lutheran Church, 66 - 7 Street N.E. on Thursday, October 2, 1997 at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Benno Dreger officiating. Interment to follow at Queen's Park Cemetery. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to St. Matthew Lutheran Church Building Fund. FOSTER'S FUNERAL HOMES "Garden Chapel", Directors. Telephone: 297-0888.
(9/30/97) RICHARDS _ Mrs. Esther Richards of Calgary, formerly of the Horn Hill district, passed away at the Bowview Manor, Calgary on Monday, September 29, 1997, at the age of 94 years. Esther was born on March 23, 1903, in the Antler Hill area, the second youngest of nine children. She received her education in the rural school at Antler Hill and at Penhold. On December 26, 1929, Esther was united in marriage to Evan Richard. The couple then moved to the Horn Hill district, and enjoyed a life in the farming community. Esther was a lifetime member of the Clearview Women's Institute and the Horn Hill United Farm Women of Alberta. Esther enjoyed her home, swapping recipes and visiting her friends. She is survived by her daughter Joan; and her husband Ray Whitehead of Calgary; her two granddaughters, Cindy and Karen Whitehead of Calgary; a sister-in-law Phyllis McAllister of Innisfail; and numerous nieces and nephews. Esther was predeceased by her husband Evan in 1986. Relatives and friends are invited to pay their respects at the EVENTIDE FUNERAL CHAPEL, on Wednesday evening, between 7:00 and 8:00 p.m. Funeral Services will be held at the Eventide Funeral Chapel, Red Deer, on Thursday, October 2, 1997, at 1:00 p.m. with The Reverend Dr. B.H. Thackeray officiating. Interment will follow in the Horn Hill Cemetery. Arrangements in care of EVENTIDE FUNERAL CHAPELS, 4820 - 45 Street, Red Deer. Telephone: 1-403-347-2222.
(10/1/97) SHUTTLEWORTH _ Bernice Gertrude Shuttleworth, at the age of 95 years, passed away quietly with family members present September 28, 1997 at the Foothills Auxiliary Hospital, Calgary. She was predeceased November 11, 1979 by her husband Edmund Phin Shuttleworth. She will be deeply missed by her family, her daughter Joy Leinweber and special son-in-law Bud; her four grandchildren, Sherrie (Mike) Leinweber-Morton, Dean (Shirley) Leinweber, Chris (Wanda) Leinweber and Shannan (Brent) Campbell; and six great-grandchildren. A Memorial Service will be held at the Balzac Community Hall, Balzac, Alberta on Friday, October 3, 1997 at 2:00 p.m. LEYDEN'S FUNERAL HOMES LTD., Directors of Service. Telephone: 403-228-4422.
(10/1/97) STOUT _ Mrs. Gail Stout of Calgary, passed away at her residence on Monday, September 29, 1997, at the age of 63 years. Announcements later by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, "Crowfoot Chapel", 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W. Telephone: 403-241-0044.
(10/1/97) WATKINS _ Mrs. Dorothy Watkins, beloved wife of Mr. Donald Watkins of Calgary, formerly of Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, passed away at the Rockyview General Hospital on September 28, 1997, at the age of 73 years. Dorothy was a resident of the Glenmore Auxiliary for the past seven years. Besides her loving husband, Dorothy is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Donnie Jr. and Britta, Tim and Ryta, all of Calgary; two daughters and a son-in-law, Janice and Bill Matity of Riverhurst, Saskatchewan, and Carole Carrozzier of Venice, Italy; eight grandchildren, Martin, Adam, Thomas, Stephanie, Kiri, Tyler, Gabriella and Cheyenne. She is also survived by four sisters, Gladys Olson, Kay and her husband Robert Laurens, all of Calgary, Barbara and her husband Ed Erickson, Marlene and her husband Rob Neil, all of Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan; and a brother Pat Clark of Regina, Saskatchewan. Predeceased by son-in-law Paolo, brothers, Jack and Don, sisters, Pearl and Phyllis. Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Park Memorial Chapel", (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.), today, October 1, 1997 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Funeral Services will be held at St. Stephen's Anglican Church, (1121 - 14 Avenue S.W.), on Thursday, October 2, 1997 at 1:30 p.m. with the Rev. Canon R. Robert Purdy officiating. Graveside Service to follow at Union Cemetery. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Glenmore Park Auxiliary Hospital Volunteer Fund (6909 - 14 Street S.W., Calgary, T2V 1P8). In living memory of Dorothy Watkins, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, "Park Memorial Chapel", 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W., CALGARY. Telephone: 403-243-8200.
(10/1/97) WEINLEIN _ Patricia Mary Weinlein, beloved wife of Roland Weinlein of Calgary, passed away at home on Friday, September 26, 1997 at the age of 56 years. Patricia is also survived by four brothers, and her mother Mavis King, all of New Zealand. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Park Memorial Chapel" (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.), on Friday, October 3, 1997 at 1:00 p.m. Graveside Service to follow in the "Garden of Everlasting Life" at Mountain View Memorial Gardens. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada, 238, 2116 - 27 Avenue N.E., Calgary, Alberta T2E 7A6. In living memory of Patricia Weinlein, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES "Park Memorial Chapel", 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W., CALGARY. Telephone: 403-243-8200.
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Document Date: October 1997
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