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(9/21/97)

BEATTIE _ William Beattie, passed away suddenly on September 19, 1997 at the age of 64 years. Forwarding
arrangements to Barrie, Ontario in care of McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES "Chapel of the Bells",
2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH. Telephone: 403-276-2296.


(9/21/97) BEGLAU _ Mr. Eduard (Ed) Beglau of Calgary, went to be with the Lord on September 19, 1997 at the age of 90 years, surrounded by his family at the Glenmore Park Auxiliary Hospital. Mr. Beglau was born November 23, 1906. He moved to Canada from Germany in 1953 with his family to Kipp, Alberta. He spent most of his life pursuing his career in carpentry and at the age of seventy-five he built his dream home in Kelowna. In 1991 he returned to Calgary. Ed is survived by three sons and two daughters-in-law, Waldemar of Calgary, Adolf and Janet of Calgary, Deval Tanner and Alannah Sinclaire of Okotoks; three daughters and sons-in-law, Lydia and Alfons Stobert of Kelowna, Emma and Karl Hildebrandt of Edmonton and Wilma and Albert Regner of Camrose; fourteen grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren. He is also survived by siblings in Germany and numerous other relatives. He was predeceased by his wife Anna and two daughters, Hilda and Herta. Funeral Services will be held at St. John's Lutheran Church (204 - 6A Street N.E.) on Friday, September 26, 1997 at 3:00 p.m. with Pastor Markus Wilhelm officiating. Mr. Beglau loved children and if friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Alberta Children's Hospital, 1820 Richmond Road S.W., Calgary, Alberta T2T 5C7. The family wish to extend their deep appreciation to the staff of the Glenmore Park Auxiliary Hospital on 2 South and 2 West, for the loving care given to their father. In living memory of Eduard Beglau, 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.
(9/21/97) BENSTEAD _ Ron died at Agape Manor surrounded by family and friends after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Ron was born in Calgary in 1938. After graduating from Crescent Heights High School he studied at the Alberta College of Art. He followed his friend and mentor, Stan Parrot, to Bragg Creek. It was there that he was introduced to ceramics by Ed Drahanchuk. Ron then embarked on a successful thirty year career as a potter, working from his studio in Bragg Creek and then Calgary. His work is represented in numerous private and public collections both nationally and internationally. Ron is survived by his son Dale and his mother Sharee of Vancouver; his son Ryan and his mother Jerelyn, and grandson Christopher of Calgary; his uncle Horace (Edna) Benstead; many cousins and countless friends. He was predeceased by his father Harry in 1978, and his mother Edna in 1996. We will all miss you dearly. Donations gratefully appreciated in lieu of flowers, to Agape Manor Hospice. A Memorial Service will be held on Tuesday, September 23 at 7:00 p.m. at St. Barnabas Anglican Church (1407 - 7 Avenue N.W.).
(9/21/97) BRAMAN _ Daisy, passed away peacefully at the Foothills Hospital on September 18, 1997 at the age of 91 years. She will be lovingly remembered by her nieces, Iris Thiessen, Joyce (Lawrence) Bishop; grandnephews, Brian (Sally), Ralph (Stacey), Jeffrey (Jennifer) Thiessen, Albert (Ruth), Reg (Lisa) Nightingale; grandnieces, Marlene Thiessen, Brenda and Lorraine Nightingale, and Sharon (Lother) Kemski. She is also survived by Henry Thiessen and Albert Nightingale; as well as numerous relatives in England. She was predeceased by her husband Harry in 1963. A Graveside Service will be held at Sibbald Cemetery, Sibbald, Alberta on Wednesday, September 24, 1997 at 1:30 p.m. FOSTER'S FUNERAL HOMES "Jacques Chapel", Directors. Phone: 297-0711.
(9/21/97) BUESNEL _ Doris Irene of Calgary, passed away at the Glenmore Auxiliary Hospital on September 19, 1997. Doris is survived by her one daughter Brenda and her husband John Tabachniuk; one granddaughter Lorilee and her husband Darren Larsen; one grandson Russell Tabachniuk and his wife Tanya; three great-granddaughters, Jenica, Chloe Larsen, and Jazlyn Tabachniuk. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Carewest Foundation for Alzheimer Housing, (1070 McDougall Road N.E., T2E 7Z2). Funeral Services will be held in the Chapel of MOUNTAIN VIEW FUNERAL HOME on Tuesday, September 23, 1997 at 10:00 a.m. with Pastor Len Larsen of Beddington Pentecostal Church officiating. 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.
(9/21/97) COCHLAN _ Mrs. Anna Martha Cochlan, aged 81 years, of Stavely, Alberta, passed away September 18, 1997 at Claresholm, Alberta, widow of the late Moody Cochlan. She is the beloved mother of Mrs. Hazel Johnson and Leah (Art) Newman of Stavely. She is also survived by three grandchildren, Pamela Johnson, Lethbridge, Cotton and his wife Patti Johnson, and Linden Johnson; three great-grandchildren, Kyle, Alisa and Kayla Johnson, Stavely; a sister Mrs. Margaret (Bob) Hill, Vulcan; dear nephew Terry and wife Jackie Cochlan, their family, Marcy (Adrian), Nancy (Mike) and Moody; numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband on September 30, 1986, five brothers, one sister and a son-in-law Roy Johnson. Born at Monarch, Alberta, she moved to the Stavely Area in 1932 and has resided at Stavely since. Mrs. Cochlan was a member of the Stavely Golden Age Centre. Funeral Services will be held at LEYDEN'S "Chapel of Remembrance", 4079 - 1 Street West, Claresholm, on Monday, September 22, 1997 at 2:00 p.m. with Nellie Spicer officiating. Private Interment to follow in the I.O.O.F. Cemetery, Stavely. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory of Mrs. Cochlan to the Stavely Golden Age Centre, Box 146, Stavely, Alberta T0L 1Z0 or the charity of your choice. LEYDEN'S FUNERAL HOMES LTD., Claresholm, Directors of Services. Telephone: 1-403-625-3212 or 1-800-883-7702.
(9/21/97) CODY _ Kathleen "Lois" Cody of Calgary, passed away suddenly of a heart attack at her home on Sunday, September 14, 1997. She will be lovingly remembered by her husband (of almost forty-five years) Don Cody; her mother Edna McDougall of Calgary; her daughter Lynn (Cal) Stevenson of Grande Prairie; and sons, Ken (Cheryl) and Rand (Sandra) of Calgary. She is also survived by her brother Allan (Ann) McDougall of Calgary; and grandchildren, Riley, Tannis, Kimberly, Heather, Chelsea, Sarah and Greg. She was predeceased by her brother Kenneth and her father Hugh of Berwyn. Lois was born and raised in Berwyn, Alberta. She attended the Royal Alexandra School of Nursing in Edmonton graduating in 1947. Lois and Don Cody were married on October 11, 1952 and moved to Calgary where they raised their family. At Lois's request, following Cremation, a Private Family Memorial Service was held at HERITAGE FAMILY FUNERAL SERVICES "Heritage Funeral Home". Telephone: 299-0100.
(9/21/97) EDWARDS _ James Harvey "Jim" Edwards, aged 52 years, of Lethbridge, passed away September 15, 1997 at Foothills Hospital on Calgary. Funeral Services were held at the Medora United Church, Medora, Manitoba on Saturday, September 20, 1997 at 2:00 p.m. Interment to follow in the Medora Cemetery. A Memorial Service for family and friends in Lethbridge will be announced at a later date. Funeral and forwarding arrangements in care of HERITAGE FAMILY FUNERAL SERVICES "Heritage Funeral Home". Telephone: 403-299-0100.
(9/21/97) GOURLAY _ Rosemary Gourlay (nee Connolly) of Calgary, passed away on September 19, 1997 at the age of 84 years. Spirit filled in every way, she will be greatly missed by family and friends. She was predeceased in death by her husband John Sutherland Gourlay in 1978. She is survived by her daughter Joy and son-in-law, Dr. Wm. G. Bach of Owensboro, Kentucky; sons, Ronald and Margaret Gourlay of Strathmore, Bryan and Ann Gourlay of Airdrie; thirteen grandchildren and seventeen great-grandchildren. She is also survived by two brothers, Clarence Connolly of Calgary, and Charles Connolly of Surrey, B.C.; sister-in-law Kay Connolly; brother-in-law Clarence Gourlay; sister-in-law Ann and husband Bob Bilodeau, all of Calgary; and several nieces and nephews. She was a longtime member of St. Cecilia's Parish, including the UAC and CWL and the Frances Klein Centre. Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers at St. Cecilia's Catholic Church (321 - 90 Avenue S.E.) at 7:00 p.m. today, September 21, 1997. Funeral Mass will be concelebrated at St. Cecilia's Catholic Church (321 - 90 Avenue S.E.), on Monday, September 22, 1997 at 1:30 p.m. with the Rev. Josef F. Schmelz S.A.C. and the Rev. Terry Connolly, Celebrants. Graveside Service to follow at St. Mary's Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be sent to the Calgary Diocesan Seminary Fund, 120 - 17 Avenue S.W., Calgary, T2S 2T2. In living memory of Rosemary Gourlay, 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.
(9/21/97) GRAHAM _ James Harry, passed away September 18, 1997 at the age of 66 years, beloved brother of Shirley (Elwood) Haynes and Eileen Tardiff, all of Calgary. He is also survived by nephews, Dale and Wayne Tardiff; and a niece Noreen (Stacey) Smith. He was predeceased by his parents, the late James and Elizabeth Graham. Mr. Graham was employed with Canada Post for thirty years. Graveside Services at Queen's Park Cemetery, (please meet at cemetery entrance), Monday, September 22, 1997 at 3:00 p.m. with Rev. P.H. Burrill officiating. Funeral and Cremation arrangements in care of HERITAGE FAMILY SERVICES "Heritage Funeral Home". Telephone: 299-0100.
(9/21/97) JOHNSTON _ Gladys Virginia Johnston (nee Wegener), beloved wife of Stewart Johnston of Calgary, passed away at the Rockyview General Hospital on Saturday, September 20, 1997 at the age of 78 years. Besides her loving husband, Gladys is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Dick and Susan Johnston; her daughter Sheila Johnston, all of Calgary; two grandchildren, Stephen and Kaetlan, and Jennifer and Sheldon Poje; her great-grandson Zachary; as well as her brother and sister-in-law, Norman and Ellie Wegener. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Fish Creek Chapel", (14441 Bannister Road S.E.), on Monday, September 22, 1997 at 1:00 p.m. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Rockyview General Hospital, Unit 59, 7007 - 14 Street S.W., Calgary, Alberta T2V 1P9. The family would like to extend special thanks to Dr. L. Lambert and the staff of Unit 59 at the Rockyview General Hospital. In living memory of Gladys Johnston, 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.
(9/21/97) KERNAGHAN _ Robert Erle of Strathmore, AB, passed away at the Strathmore Valley General Hospital on September 19, 1997 at the age of 63 years. He is the loving son of Nettie Kernaghan of Strathmore, AB; and loving brother of Gerald (Marion) Kernaghan of Ladysmith, B.C., sister Joan Roberts of Strathmore, AB, sister Donna (Dick) Coldwell of Strathmore, AB, sister Audrey (Archie) Andreows of Nanaimo, B.C., sister Jackie (Jim) Harwood of Strathmore, AB, sister Norma Kernaghan of Carseland, AB, sister Sharon (Garry) Olsen of Crofton, B.C., and sister Linda Kernaghan of Calgary, AB. Bob is also survived by thirty-three nieces and nephews as well as fifty great-nieces and nephews. Bob was predeceased by his father David Kernaghan in 1972 and his brother Melvin Kernaghan in 1970. Bob retired from the Canadian Western Natural Gas Co. in 1989, after thirty-eight years of continuous service. He enjoyed all sports and was an avid fan of the Calgary Flames and the Stampeders. Bob was active in curling, golfing, bowling, darts and he loved dancing and playing the piano. He was a life member of The Good Samaritan Club and the Calgary Golf Club. Bob also belonged to the Legion and Army & Navy, O.B. Club & I.O.O.F. Lodge. He will be sadly missed by his family, relatives and friends. Funeral Services will be held in the Strathmore United Church (410 Wheatland Trail, Strathmore, AB) on Monday, September 22, 1997 at 2:00 p.m. with the Rev. John Snyder and Rev. Gil Arthur of Strathmore United Church officiating. Interment to follow at Mountain View Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity of one's choice. 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.
(9/21/97) KINAKIN _ Daryl James Kinakin, beloved son of Isabelle Kinakin, died peacefully on September 17, 1997. Daryl will be sadly missed by brother Randy and his wife Maureen; sister Valerie and her husband Patrick, and niece Natalie. He will also be remembered by aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. He was predeceased by his father Fred in 1969. Daryl grew up in Kamloops, where he was actively involved in sports, as well, he was an accomplished chess player. Funeral Services will be held at St. John Lutheran Church (204 - 6A Street N.E.), on Tuesday, September 23, 1997 at 10:30 a.m. with Pastor Markus Wilhelm officiating. Graveside Service to follow at Eden Brook Memorial Gardens. In living memory of Daryl Kinakin, 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.
(9/21/97) LEWIS _ George William. George's family announces with sorrow, his death at the age of 75 years on September 18, 1997 in Edmonton, Alberta. He leaves to cherish his memory, his loving wife Elsie (nee Bauer); his children, Arlie, Valerie (Dave), and Jim (Ila); and six grandchildren, Chris, Whitney, Heather, Cameron, Todd and Carla. He is also missed by brother Ken (Velva) and family; and many relatives, friends and associates. A Chapel Service will be held on Tuesday, September 23, 1997 at HAINSTOCK'S FUNERAL HOME, 9810 - 34 AVENUE, EDMONTON at 1:00 p.m. followed by a reception where memories and mementos will be shared. A Private Family Interment will follow. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 10985 - 124 Street, Edmonton, T5M 0H9 or to the charity of one's choice.
(9/21/97) MENZIES _ Mrs. Agnes "May" Menzies passed away at the Cedars Villa Nursing Home on September 19, 1997 at the age of 94 years. She will be lovingly remembered by her son Gilmour (Lorraine) Menzies; daughter June (George) Publicover; grandchildren, Jim (Laurie), Clifford (Linda), Linda Marcellus, Greg (Patti) Menzies, Carolyn (Dave) Haslam, Don (Lisa) Menzies, Kent and Keith Publicover; granddaughter-in-law Mary Marcellus; and ten great-grandchildren. May was predeceased by her husband George in 1956, daughter Agnes Marcellus in 1993, grandsons, Buddy Marcellus in 1996 and John Marcellus in 1997. Her humour, wit, endless compassion, french fries and pies will be always be remembered. Funeral Services will be held at JACQUES FUNERAL HOMES, 240 - 17 Avenue S.W. on Tuesday, September 23, 1997 at 3:00 p.m. Interment to follow in Mountain View Memorial Gardens. If friends desire, memorial donations may be made directly to the Cedars Villa Nursing Home, 3330 - 8 Avenue S.W., Calgary, T3C 0E7. FOSTER'S FUNERAL HOME "Jacques Chapel", Directors. Telephone: 297-0711.
(9/21/97) McCOY _ Carl Joseph McCoy, beloved husband of Barb McCoy of Calgary, passed away peacefully at his home amongst his family, after a short battle with cancer on Thursday, September 18, 1997 at the age of 56 years. Carl was born April 26, 1941 in Deloro, Ontario. He lived in Marmora, Ontario until 1978 when he moved his family to Fort McMurray, Alberta. Carl retired from Syncrude Canada Ltd. in April 1996, moving to Calgary in November 1996. He will be sadly missed and remembered most for his love of family, great sense of humor and love of sports. Besides his loving wife, Carl is survived by his children, Paula McCoy, Carla (Joe) Brown, Peter McCoy (Leslie Corbin), all of Calgary; his mother Kay McCoy; a sister and brother-in-law, Elaine and Bill Jones, all of Marmora, Ontario; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Lorne and Alice Forestell of Peterborough, Ontario; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Bill and Edye Forestell of Chicago, Illinois; and sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Beth and Larry Boone of Ottawa, Ontario; as well as several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his father Pete McCoy. Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Crowfoot Chapel" (82 Crowfoot Circle N.W.), today, September 21, 1997 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Luke's Catholic Church (corner of Northmount Drive and Northland Drive N.W.), on Monday, September 22, 1997 at 11:00 a.m. with the Rev. Ian Gagne, Celebrant. Graveside Service to follow in "St. Joseph's Section" at Queen's Park Cemetery. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Canadian Cancer Society, Second Floor, 215 - 12 Avenue S.E., Calgary, Alberta T2G 1A2. In living memory of Carl McCoy, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES "Crowfoot Chapel", 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W., CALGARY, ALBERTA. Telephone: 403-241-0044.
(9/21/97) McDOWELL _ Ethel passed away peacefully September 18, 1997. Born November 2, 1905 in Atwater, Minn., she moved to Saskatchewan in 1911, and married James Thomas McDowell in 1928. They moved to Empress in 1930, Medicine Hat in 1961 and then to Calgary in 1972. Ethel was predeceased by her husband in 1967 and son Bob in 1980, as well as four brothers and three sisters. She is survived by Neil (Grete) McDowell, Joan (Ted) Washbrook, Jim (Kathy) McDowell, Garth (Anne) McDowell; seventeen grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Dr. Vernon Fanning Centre (722 - 16 Avenue N.E., Calgary, AB T2E 6V7), or to a charity of the donor's choice. Funeral Services will be held at Cook Southland Funeral Chapel (901 - 13 Street S.W., Medicine Hat, AB), on Tuesday, September 23, 1997 at 1:00 p.m. Interment to follow at Hillside Cemetery. A Memorial Service will be held at the Dr. Vernon Fanning Centre on Friday, September 26, 1997 at 11:00 a.m. 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.
(9/21/97) PARSONS _ Ronald Albert Parsons passed away peacefully at the Peter Lougheed Hospital on Friday, September 19, 1997 after a short illness. He was 84 years old. Ron grew up in Rocky Mountain House and graduated as a civil engineer in 1937 from the U. of A. Shortly after, he moved to Quebec where he built a very satisfying career in hydro-electric dam construction with Shawinigan Engineering. After thirty years, his job brought him back to his native province where he pursued an active retirement filled with family, friends, volunteer work and travel adventures. His involvement with St. Stephen's included warden and vestry work. Ron had many loves, travel, his 1972 Mercedes, curling, hiking, sweet peas, people, a spirited discussion! He will be especially remembered by his family and those closest to him for his perseverance in difficult circumstances, the sparkle in his eye, Christmas pudding and home-made marmalade. He remains an inspiration to those who knew him. He will be lovingly remembered by his children, Statia (Leon) Demers, Gordon (Jen) Parsons, Budd (Donna) Parsons, and Judith (Raolph) Willsey. He also leaves seven grandchildren, brother Lawrence and many friends. Ron was predeceased by his wife, Kit. Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at LEYDEN'S FUNERAL HOME, 17 Avenue and 2 Street S.W., on Monday, September 22, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, September 23, at 1:30 p.m. at St. Stephen's Anglican Church, 1121 - 14 Avenue S.W. with Rev. Robert Purdy officiating. Graveside Services to follow at Queen's Park Cemetery. If friends so desire, donations may be made to the Carewest Foundation or the charity of one's choice. The family of the late Ron Parsons wish to express many thanks to the Crossbow and Sarcee Nursing Homes for their compassion and care. LEYDEN'S FUNERAL HOMES LTD. 304 - 18 Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB. Phone: 228-4422.
(9/21/97) REMPEL _ Mr. John Karl Rempel, beloved husband of Mrs. Joan Rempel of Calgary, passed away peacefully at the Colonel Belcher Hospital on September 19, 1997 at the age of 77 years. Besides his loving wife, John is survived by his children, Elaine Kalmbach and her husband Terry of Cochrane, Greg Rempel and his wife Nancy of Fort Saskatchewan, and John Joseph (J.J.) of Calgary; as well as five grandchildren, Craig, Jaime, Trevor, Jennifer and Jodie. He will be sadly missed by his family and many friends. John was predeceased by his son John in 1973. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Crowfoot Chapel" (82 Crowfoot Circle N.W.), on Tuesday, September 23, 1997 at 3:00 p.m. In living memory of John Rempel, 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.
(9/21/97) RICHARDSON _ The family announce with sorrow, the passing of Eugene (Gene) Lamonte Richardson at the Rockyview General Hospital on September 18, 1997 after a courageous battle with cancer, at the age of 63 years. He is survived by his loving wife Vera; two sons and daughters-in-law, Bob and Donna, Mike and Cathy; and daughter and son-in-law, Michelle Cory and Mark; as well as by his grandchildren, Joshua, Lucas, Alyssa and Samantha, all of Calgary. Gene is also survived by his brother Tom Richardson of Kelowna, B.C.; as well as numerous other loving relatives. Funeral Services will be held at McDougall United Church (8516 Athabasca Street S.E.), on Monday, September 22, 1997 at 2:00 p.m. Graveside Service to follow at Mountain View Memorial Gardens. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Rockyview General Hospital, Unit 73 Bed Fund, c/o Calgary Health Trust, 1035 - 7 Avenue S.W., Calgary, Alberta T2P 3E9. In living memory of Gene Richardson, 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.
(9/21/97) RISVOLD _ Mr. Wilfred Oberlin Risvold of Camrose passed away on September 18, 1997 at the age of 78 years. He is survived by his three children, Nolan (Fleurette) of Dawson Creek, Ross (Gail) of Hinton and Karen of Edmonton; also five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Wilfred also leaves to mourn, three sisters, Gwen (Don) Campbell, Ruth (Harold) Adamson and Hellen Carter; numerous relatives and friends. Wilfred was predeceased by his mother and father, brother Irving, also first wife Francis. Funeral Services will be held Tuesday, September 23 at 11:00 a.m. from The Burgar Memorial Chapel, Camrose, with Pastor Norm Lentz officiating. Interment to follow in the Camrose Cemetery. Memorial contributions are gratefully accepted to the Bethany Long Term Care Center. BURGAR FUNERAL HOME, Camrose in care of arrangements. Telephone: 1-403-672-2121.
(9/21/97) SHERMAN _ Mr. Harold Sherman, beloved husband of Mrs. Gerri Sherman of Calgary, passed away at the Rockyview General Hospital on Saturday, September 20, 1997 at the age of 69 years. Announcements later by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, "Fish Creek Chapel", 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E., CALGARY. Telephone: 403-256-9575.
(9/21/97) STANFORD _ Jeffery Howard, beloved husband of Diane of Vancouver, suddenly on September 18, 1997 at age 35. Services Wednesday, September 24, 1997 at 11:00 a.m. at Fairview Baptist Church, Vancouver. Arrangements and forwarding in care of HERITAGE FAMILY FUNERAL SERVICES "Heritage Funeral Homes". Telephone: 299-0100.
(9/20/97) TEMPLE _ Violet Temple (nee Russell), beloved wife of Peter Temple of Olds, passed away peacefully, after a courageous battle with cancer, at the Olds General Hospital on Thursday, September 18, 1997 at the age of 81. Vi left a legacy of love, compassion, friends and family. She personified family values in the very best sense, always gathering her friends and family around her. She was a pillar of strength for others to lean on. Besides her accomplishments as a farmer and business woman, Vi had many other loves including cooking, gardening, and singing in the Evergreens choir. She remains an inspiration to all who knew her. Besides her loving husband Pete, Vi is survived by her son Burke (Maureen) Darling of Calgary; her daughter Shirley Munro of Kamloops; her brothers, Ross Russell of Sundre, Bruce (Arlene) McGuire of Washington, Glen (Patti) McGuire of Oregon; her sister Willetta (Vern) King of Oregon; her son-in-law Ray (Charlotte) Reinbold of Kamloops; her eleven grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren, as well as her many nieces, nephews and friends. Vi was predeceased by her first husband Ivan Darling, sister Marge Russell and brother Norman McGuire. A Memorial Service for family and friends will be held at the Olds United Church, 4810 - 50 Street, Olds, Monday, September 22, 1997 at 11:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, Second Floor, 215 - 12 Avenue S.E., Calgary, AB T2G 1A2. For information call FIRST MEMORIAL. Telephone: 297-0717. (9/21/97) THAI _ Van Binh Thai, of Calgary, passed away September 14, 1997 at the age of 66 years. He is survived by his wife Kim Ly; three daughters, Leanne (Men), Lucy (Hoa) and Lisa (Sam); eight grandchildren; one sister Kim (Kuong); and many other relatives and friends. Funeral Services will be held in the Chapel of Pierson's Funeral Home, 4121 - 17 Avenue S.E., on Sunday, September 21 at 9:30 a.m. Interment will follow at the Rocky View Garden of Peace Cemetery. Arrangements in care of PIERSON'S FUNERAL SERVICE. Telephone: 235-3602.
(9/21/97) VASS _ Stephen, beloved husband of Margaret Vass of Calgary, passed away peacefully at home on September 19, 1997, at the age of 77 years. He is the loving father of one daughter Ildiko and husband Tibor Bartha of Calgary, AB. He is also survived by sister-in-law Maria and husband Miklos Jancso; brother Jeno Vass and his family of Budapest, Hungary; and brother-in-law Jozsef Majoros and family. Stephen came to Calgary in 1956. He worked at Caldraft for thirty years as a fine instrument technician until his retirement. Funeral Services will be held at FOSTER'S FUNERAL HOMES "Jacques Chapel", 240 - 17 Avenue S.W. on Tuesday, September 23, 1997 at 1:00 p.m. with the Reverend Dr. Istvan Zachfalvy of St. Elizabeth of Hungary Catholic Church officiating. FOSTER'S FUNERAL HOMES "Jacques Chapel", Directors. Telephone: 297-0711.

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