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(9/25/97)

 

AMICUCCI _ Elio passed away September 24, 1997 in Termoli, Italy. Left to mourn, Parisa (Italo) Colonna,

Angela (Federico) Ientilucci, Maria-Pia Ientilucci, Dino (Ginetta) Amicucci, Rosanna (Carlo) Manes; and many

grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Memorial Service October 1, 1997, 7:00 p.m. at Our Lady of Grace (1714 -

14 Avenue N.E.). In lieu of flowers donations to the Cancer Society.

 

 

(9/26/97)

 

BAGGETT _ Shirley Dianne. Shirley was born in Maple Creek, Saskatchewan on July 24, 1948. Shirley received

her schooling in Redcliff, Alberta. Shirley worked in various places and moved to Westlock, Alberta in 1984. She

worked at Co-op Mall and when it closed she started at the Saan Store in Westlock on May 8, 1989. There she

became store manager and worked until June 25, 1997 when she took a medical leave because of illness. Shirley

Hirsch met Ken Baggett in February of 1995 and became Mrs. Ken Baggett on May 17, 1997. Shirley decided to

have a bone marrow transplant at the Tom Baker Cancer Centre in Calgary and after a very grave and hard fight

with her illness she passed away on September 12, 1997. Her remains were laid to rest at St. Mark's Cemetery at

Linaria, Alberta on September 18, 1997 with Reverend James D. Reeb officiating. Westlock Funeral Home in care

of arrangements. Shirley leaves to mourn her loss, her loving and devoted husband Ken Baggett of Westlock;

her children, Lorna Hirsch and granddaughter Veronica Scheuneman, and grandson Cole Scheuneman of

Westlock, Blair (Rachael) Hirsch and grandson Hayden Hirsch of Rocky Mountain House; her mother

Magdelenna Fredrick of Port Reeve, Saskatchewan; her father Alvin Fredrick of Calgary; her sister Doreen (Roy)

Folk and family of Calgary; her half-sister Shanna Jans (Rick) and family of Medicine Hat; Ken's mother Ruth

Baggett of Westlock; Ken's children, Amber Baggett of Westlock, Travis (Angie) Baggett and grandson Austin

Baggett of Westlock, Dalayce (Kevin) Nichiporik of Calgary; Ken's family, Bob (Melody) Baggett and family of

Westlock, Barb (Greg) Loree and family of Morinville, Dave Baggett of Westlock, and Joe (Coral) Baggett of

Grand Rapids, Michigan. Shirley also leaves many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, and many dear

friends, neighbours and work associates to mourn with family. Shirley, you will be sadly missed, but never, never

forgotten. Goodbye My Love, My Friend, My Shirley "Girl". _ Love Ken and Families.

 

 

(9/26/97)

 

BIJOU _ Eva Mae, beloved wife of the late Clifford Gordon Bijou of Calgary, passed away at Bow View Manor on

September 22, 1997 at the age of 77 years. Eva is survived by her son Jim (Bonnie) Bijou of Edmonton; her

daughter Barbara (Victor) Luhowy of Calgary; grandchildren, Chris Luhowy, Debbie Luhowy, Doug Bijou, Dale

Bijou and Jennifer Bijou; as well as her great-granddaughter Darian Luhowy. She is also survived by her

brothers, Frank (Mary) Dunkin and Jack (Gloria) Dunkin; and her sister Marie Davis. Eva was born near Elk Point,

AB. After graduating from high school, she attended Alberta College in Edmonton, graduating in 1939. It was

during this time that she met her husband and best friend, Clifford. Although she enjoyed her career, family and

friends were her true joy. Eva had a genuine interest in and love of people. She was active in the Kinettes and

Kiwanis Clubs, and in the United Church. She loved music; playing the clarinet in the Edmonton Girls Band and

singing in church choirs. Eva and Cliff danced with the Revellers Square Dance Club; one of many highlights

being their participation in the Opening Ceremonies of the 1988 Calgary Winter Olympics. Eva will be fondly

remembered by all those whose lives she touched. Those wishing to pay their respect may do so at MOUNTAIN

VIEW CEMETERY and FUNERAL HOME on Friday, September 26, 1997 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Funeral Services

will be held at St. Andrew's United Church (924 Heritage Drive S.W., Calgary), on Saturday, September 27 at

11:00 a.m. with Rev. Jim Uhrich and Rev. Jim Roberts officiating. Private Interment to follow at Eden Brook

Memorial Gardens. The family wishes to extend their heartfelt thanks to the staff at Bow View Manor for their

compassion and care. In lieu of flowers, if friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Brenda

Strafford Foundation c/o Bow View Manor (4628 Montgomery Boulevard N.W., Calgary, AB T3B 0K7) or the

charity of choice. Arrangements and Cremation 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.

 

 

(9/26/97)

 

BOESCH _ Mr. Merle Lawrence Boesch, beloved husband of Mrs. Isobel Boesch of Calgary, passed away at the

Cross Bow Auxiliary Hospital on September 24, 1997 at the age of 76 years. Merle and Isobel were married in

1941, after which Merle served in the Air Force until 1945. The family farmed in Riceton, Saskatchewan until 1974

when Merle's health forced him to retire. He and Isobel then moved to Calgary in 1987 to be closer to their

daughters. Merle was a founding member of the Western Canada Farm Progress Show in Regina, Saskatchewan,

and was a life member of the Kiwanis. Besides his loving wife, Merle is survived by two daughters and

sons-in-law, Linda Jaster and Don Craig, and Robin and Ross Waldo, all of Calgary; as well as two

granddaughters, Tara and Lloyd Kortbeek, and Tammy Berglund-Jaster. He was predeceased by his father in

1960, and his mother in 1989. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Park Memorial

Chapel" (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.), on Monday, September 29, 1997 at 3:00 p.m. with Pastor Ed Oman of North

Calgary Community Church officiating. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Alberta

Lung Association, 302, 609 - 14 Street N.W., Calgary, Alberta T2N 2A1. In living memory of Merle Boesch, 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.

 

 

(9/26/97)

 

BORLEY _ Mr. James (Jim) Stirling Borley, beloved husband of Mrs. Joanna Borley of Calgary, passed away at

his residence on September 23, 1997 after a courageous battle with cancer. Funeral Services will be held at

McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Chapel of the Bells" (2720 Centre Street North), today, September 26, 1997 at 3:00

p.m. 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 or to CRHA Home Care, P.O. Box 4016, Station C, 320 - 17

Avenue S.W., Calgary, Alberta, T2T 5T1. Arrangements in care of McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Chapel of the

Bells", 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH. Phone: 403-276-2296.

 

 

(9/26/97)

 

DYER _ E. Muriel, late of Surrey, B.C., passed away peacefully on September 20, 1997, aged 81 years.

Predeceased by her husband Truman (Bud), she is survived by her son Keith; daughter Marlene; son-in-law

Ray; grandchildren, Tanya, Michael, Stacey, Callie, Stuart, Carla; and four great-grandchildren. A Memorial

Service was held at Newton Regency Care Home in Surrey. If desired, donations may be made to the Cancer

Society. FRASER HEIGHTS. Telephone: 604-589-2559.

 

 

(9/26/97)

 

EWEN _ On September 25, 1997, Mrs. Helen Ewen of Strathmore, passed away at the age of 82 years. Survived

by her daughter Margaret Verweire of Calgary; her son Doug (Sheila) Ewen of Strathmore; grandchildren, Diana

(Tom) Blakney, Michael, Matthew, and Adam Verweire, Tina (Greg) Butler, and Lonnie (Todd) Donovan; three

great-grandsons, Dustin, Delaney, and Devon. She was predeceased by her husband Archie in 1977. Prayer

Service Sunday, September 28, 1997 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Strathmore at 7:30 p.m. Funeral Mass

Monday, September 29, 1997 at Sacred Heart Church at 11:00 a.m., Father Ignatius Thu Tran, Celebrant.

Interment, Sacred Heart Cemetery, Strathmore. If desired, donations may be made directly to Strathmore Hospital

(200 Brent Boulevard, Strathmore, T1P 1J9). WHEATLAND FUNERAL HOME LTD. (Strathmore), in care of

arrangements. Telephone: 934-5666.

 

 

(9/26/97)

 

FAJARDO _ Mr. Jovenito Fajardo of Calgary, passed away on September 23, 1997 at the Glamorgan Nursing

Home at the age of 79 years, beloved husband of Luz. Funeral Services will be held at LEYDEN'S "Chapel of

Remembrance" (17 Avenue ad 2 Street S.W.) today, September 26, 1997 at 1:00 p.m. Cremation to follow.

LEYDEN'S FUNERAL HOMES LTD. Phone: 228-4422.

 

 

(9/26/97)

 

FERNER _ Mr. Paul Adam Ferner, loving and beloved husband, father and grandfather, died suddenly on

September 24, 1997 at the age of 73 years. Born on a farm near Sedley, Saskatchewan, Paul loved the land and

enjoyed farming after retiring from the practice of law. He was an avid fisherman, gardener and chess player. He

faithfully served God and his fellow man. May God grant him eternal joy and peace. He is survived by his dear

wife of forty-seven years, Sabina; their children and spouses, Katherine (Murdoch), Louise (Ray), Paul

(Rosemary), Steven (Karen), Mary Jean (Dan), Susan, Peter (Jana), and Margaret (John); and their grandchildren,

Norman, Geoffrey, Barbara, Steven, Peter, Carrie, Aaron, Rayna, Emma, Michelle, Jacqueline, Robert, Andrew,

Christopher, Phillip, Mark, Nicholas and Paul. Paul is also survived by his sisters, Barbara, Celestine, Madeline,

Katherine and Doreen; and his brothers, Leo, Alois, Arnold, Edwin, and Norbert. Relatives and friends are

invited to Prayers at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Park Memorial Chapel" (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.), today,

September 26, 1997 at 7:30 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Bonaventure Catholic Church (1600 Acadia

Drive S.E.), on Saturday, September 27, 1997 at 10:00 a.m. with the Rev. William F. Stephenson, 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 Mother Teresa Memorial Fund, c/o Annual Bishop's Appeal, 120 - 17

Avenue S.W., Calgary, Alberta T2S 2T2. Arrangements in care of McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES

"Park Memorial Chapel", 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W., CALGARY. Telephone: 403-243-8200.

 

 

(9/26/97)

 

FLEGEL _ Mrs. Helen Flegel of High River, formerly of Edmonton, passed away at the High River Hospital and

Nursing Home on September 24, 1997 at the age of 83 years. She is survived by her son Gord (Ardys) Flegel,

Calgary; her daughter Dolores (Len) Miller, High River; and by eight grandchildren, and eight

great-grandchildren; and by numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband Daniel in 1985

and by her daughter Carol. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, September 27 at St. Francis de Sales

Roman Catholic Church, High River at 11:00 a.m., the Rev. Father Long Vu, Celebrant. Cremation to follow at

Parklawn Crematorium. In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, 215 - 12

Avenue S.E., Calgary, T2G 1A2. Arrangements in care of SNODGRASS FUNERAL HOME, High River.

Telephone: 652-2222.

 

 

(9/26/97)

 

FOX _ Mr. Leslie (Pops) Willard Fox passed away into the arms of Jesus, with his family at his side on Thursday,

September 25, 1997. He is lovingly survived by his wife and closest friend, Jeanette (Jay) Fox of Innisfail, AB; as

well as his children, Brent Fox-Maclean of Oshawa, Ont., Beverly (Derek) Ewell of Oshawa, Ont., Carla (Donny)

Walton of Oshawa, Ont., Diane (Dwayne) Mack of Strathmore, AB, Robert Hoyt and Dorothy Michalenka of

Calgary, AB, Colleen (Barry) Whelan of Calgary, AB, Roberta (Tom) Barrons of High Prairie, AB. He is also

survived by his grandchildren, Chris, Dale and Ryan Jensen, Robert and Richard Hoyt, David and Corinne

Runions, Krista Ewell, Dylan and Dana Barrons, Scott Fox-Maclean. He is also survived by his sisters, Queeny,

Lillian and Gail of New Brunswick; as well as many nieces, nephews and many friends. Les was predeceased by

his parents, Willard and Julia Fox of Richie, New Brunswick, as well as his sisters, Delores, Wanda and Marion.

Les was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather and friend to all who knew and loved him and will be sadly

missed and fondly remembered. Thank you to Dr. Davies and the staff at the Innisfail Health Care Centre for their

help, support and special kindness. Funeral Services will be held at the Innisfail United Church, Monday,

September 29, 1997 at 2:00 p.m. with Reverend Joel Den Haan officiating. Interment to follow at the Innisfail

Cemetery. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made to the Canadian Liver Foundation, Edmonton

Chapter, P.O. Box 31024, Edmonton, AB T5J 4K7 and also the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, No. 101,

5208 - 53 Avenue, Red Deer, AB T4N 5K2. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to METCALF FUNERAL

CHAPEL, 4200 - 49 Avenue, Innisfail, AB T4G 1M6. Telephone: 1-403-227-3123.

 

 

(9/26/97)

 

GLEN _ Evelyn of Airdrie, AB, passed away at the Bethany Care Centre on September 24, 1997 at the age of 96

years. She is the loving mother of daughter Irene (Harold) Anderson of Delacour, AB. Evelyn is also survived by

three grandsons, David (Carol) Anderson of Calgary, AB, Kenneth (Ronna) Anderson of Delacour, AB, Douglas

Anderson of Calgary, AB; three great-grandchildren, Meghan, Leigh, Kendra; and numerous nieces and

nephews in British Columbia. She was predeceased by her loving husband Robert in 1963. Evelyn was born in

Bootle, England in 1900. She came to Canada in 1912 and married Robert in 1923. They lived in Edmonton till

1952, then moving to Calgary where she resided until moving to the Bethany Care Centre in Airdrie, AB. Private

Family Services will be held at Evelyn's request. If friends so desire, memorial donations may be directed to the

Bethany Care Centre (1736 - 1 Avenue N.W., Airdrie, AB T4B 2C4). 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.

 

 

(9/26/97)

 

GOOD _ Ernest C. Good, passed away peacefully at his home on September 24, 1997 at the age of 71 years. A

Memorial Service will be held at the Cremona Congregational Church, Cremona, Alberta on Saturday, September

27, 1997 at 11:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Arthritis Society or to the Cremona Fire

and Rescue, c/o Village of Cremona, Box 10, Cremona, Alberta T0M 0R0. Arrangements in care of MOUNTAIN

VIEW FUNERAL CHAPELS, Olds, Alberta. Telephone: 1-403-556-3223.

 

 

(9/26/97)

 

HOLLINGER _ Bill Hollinger, beloved husband of Verna Hollinger of Calgary, passed away at the Rockyview

Hospital on Tuesday, September 23, 1997, after a courageous battle with cancer at the age of 52 years. Bill was

born on September 1, 1945. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife Verna; his children, Jann (Terry), and

James; granddaughter Cassandra; and godson Jesse; brother Richard and sister Margaret; and numerous

relatives and friends. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Crowfoot Chapel" (82

Crowfoot Circle N.W.), today, September 26, 1997 at 3:00 p.m. Graveside Service to follow at Queen's Park

Cemetery. A very heartfelt thank-you to Dr. Michael Geoghegan and staff. In living memory of Bill Hollinger, a

tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES "Crowfoot

Chapel", 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W. Phone: 403-241-0044.

 

 

(9/26/97)

 

JACK _ Passed away suddenly on September 19, 1997 near Pincher Creek, Alberta. (Rick) Richard Alan Jack,

aged 51 years, beloved husband of Roselyn Jack of Pincher Creek. Besides his loving wife Roselyn, Rick is

survived by a son Jason Jack; a daughter Kara (Kent) Zielke; his two grandsons, Tyler and Brandon; also by is

mother Louise Jack; his mother-in-law Verna Ellis; and by three sisters, Diana (Roy) Reed, Lynda (Ken) Cook and

Elaine (Richard) Van Tol; as well as several nieces and nephews. Cremation. A Memorial Service was held in the

Pincher Creek Community Hall on Tuesday, September 23, 1997 at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Dr. Cullene Bryant and

Rev. Joyce Sasse officiating. If friends desire, memorial tributes may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation

of Alberta, 1825 Park Road S.E., Calgary, Alberta T2G 3Y6, or to S.T.A.R.S. Air Ambulance, Box 570, 1441

Aviation Park N.E., Calgary, Alberta, T2E 8M7. Arrangements in the care of EDEN'S FUNERAL HOME, Pincher

Creek. Telephone: 1-403-627-3131.

 

 

(9/26/97)

 

LITTLE _ Mrs. Yvonne (Bonne) Little (nee Cairns) passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family on

September 24, 1997 at the age of 60 years, after enduring a courageous battle with cancer. Each and every day

Yvonne lived life to the fullest. She was born in Rimbey, Alberta and spent most of her life in Sylvan Lake and

Calgary. Her years of service as a school bus driver showed her dedication and love for children. She will be

deeply missed by her loving husband Max; and her five children, and seven grandchildren, Darcy (Cheryl), Kyle

and Brendan, Dwight (Karen), Jordan, Kurtis and Carter, Crystal (Stewart), Carly and Jacob Meyers, Patrick (Terri

Lee) and Candice. She is also survived by her brother and sister-in-law, Gordon and Evelyn Cairns. Yvonne was

predeceased by her parents, Hilda and Stubb Cairns, and her brothers, Ray and Al Cairns. She will be sadly

missed by her nieces, nephews and numerous friends. A Memorial Service will be held at the Presbyterian

Memorial Church (5020 - 48 Street, Sylvan Lake, Alberta), on Saturday, September 27, 1997 at 11:00 a.m. with the

Rev. Bob Wilson officiating. 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 Yvonne Little, 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.

 

 

(9/26/97)

 

MEADOWS _ Beatrice Ethel May Meadows, passed away at the Bow View Manor on September 24, 1997.

Beatrice is survived by her son Roy (Bev) Hayward; step-daughter Helen (Larry) Newel; grandchildren, Kim

(John) Gordon, Karman (John) DiLisio, Shannon Skidmore, Shannon Hayward, Troy Skidmore; and great-

grandchildren, Taylor, Jasmine, John Jr., Kaylee, Mykelti, Colton and Breeana. She was predeceased by her

husband Guy Meadows, and first husband Reginald Hayward. Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at

FOSTER'S FUNERAL HOMES "Garden Chapel", 3220 - 4 Street N.W. on Sunday, September 28, 1997 from 2:00 to

4:00 p.m. Funeral Services will be held at Foster's Funeral Homes "Garden Chapel" on Monday, September 29,

1997 at 1:00 p.m. Interment to follow at Queen's Park Cemetery. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be

made directly to Asthma Society of Canada, Suite 425, 130 Bridgeland Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M6A 1Z4 or to

Alberta Lung Association, 302, 609 - 14 Street N.W., Calgary, T2N 2A1. FOSTER'S FUNERAL HOMES "Garden

Chapel", Directors. Telephone: 297-0888.

 

 

(9/26/97)

 

McPHEDRAN _ Effie, passed away September 24, 1997 at the Southwood Nursing Home at the age of 101. Effie

is survived by her three sons, Jim (Milly), Stan (Trudy), and Glen (Heather); six grandchildren and eleven

great-grandchildren. Born in Northampton, England, Effie came to Calgary in 1919. She was predeceased by her

husband Jim in 1977. Effie was a member of the West Hillhurst Gospel Hall. Those wishing to pay their respects

may do so at FOSTER'S FUNERAL HOMES "Jacques Chapel", 240 - 17 Avenue S.W., on Friday, September 26,

1997 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. A Private Family Service will be held. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be

made to a charity of their choice. The family wish to express heartfelt thanks to Dr. L. Aldridge and all the staff at

the Southwood Nursing Home for the loving care extended to Effie. Arrangements in care of FOSTER'S

FUNERAL HOMES "Jacques Chapel", Directors. Telephone: 297-0711.

 

 

(9/26/97)

 

NIKOLAISEN _ (McKinnell) Holly Anne, beloved daughter of Harold and Marilyn McKinnell and beloved

companion to Jim Wheeler, passed away suddenly on September 22, 1997 at the age of 26 years. Went to take

her place with the Lord. Holly was a very special person who touched all who knew her. She is survived by her

many brothers and sisters, Greg (Carolynne), Angel (Keri), Marilyn (Derrick), Regan (Debbie), Cary (Tammy),

Kelly, Vickie (Dave), Darlene (Shawn) and Kim Umpherville; as well as many nieces and nephews, Priscilla,

Jason, Tracy, Jennifer, David, Kayla, Cody, Melissa, Randi, Amber, Rhys, Dustin and Zachery, which she took

much pleasure in. She will be missed by all. The Lord welcomes her home with predeceased grandparents,

uncles, cousins and nephew Sheldon. Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at MOUNTAIN VIEW

FUNERAL HOME on Friday, September 26, 1997 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Funeral Services will be held in the Chapel

of Mountain View Funeral Home on Saturday, September 27, 1997 at 3:00 p.m. with the Right Rev. Gary Woolsey

of St. Peter's Anglican Church officiating. Interment to follow at a later date. Donations may be directed to the

Suicide Information & Education Centre (201, 1615 - 10 Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB, T3C 0J7) or Cerebral Palsy

Association (706, 5920 Macleod Trail South, Calgary, AB, T2H 0K2). Arrangements and Cremation 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.

 

 

(9/26/97)

 

NORRIS _ John (Jack) Kenneth Norris passed away following a brief illness on September 25, 1997 at the age of

57 years. Announcements later by FOSTER'S FUNERAL HOMES "Garden Chapel", Directors. Telephone:

297-0888.

 

 

(9/26/97)

 

O'GORMAN _ Mr. Patrick Vincent O'Gorman, born in Youghal, Ireland, but a resident of Calgary since 1914,

passed away after a brief illness on September 23, 1997, at the age of 89 years. Patrick is survived by his sister

Kittie (Catherine) of Victoria; his daughter Jacqueline of Calgary; his son Denis and his wife Loraine of Victoria;

grandchildren, Taryn of Vancouver, and Iain of Tofino; brothers, sisters and sisters-in-law, George (Dorothy),

Grace, Elsie (Sam), Warren (Elsie) and Keith; as well as many loving nieces, nephews and friends. Funeral Mass

will be celebrated at St. Pius X Catholic Church (2424 - 24 Avenue N.W.), today, September 26, 1997 at 10:30 a.m.

with the Rev. Robert M. Kasun, C.S.B. Celebrant. Graveside Service at St. Mary's Cemetery on Saturday,

September 27, 1997 at 10:00 a.m. 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. In living memory of Patrick O'Gorman, 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.

 

 

(9/26/97)

 

PARKER _ Hugh C. Parker passed away at his residence on Tuesday, September 23, 1997. Hugh was born on

January 9, 1937 in Drumheller, Alberta. He lived and worked in many communities throughout Alberta and British

Columbia. During his retirement years in Invermere, B.C., he was actively involved in community sports and

social events. His past ten months at Carroll Place have been especially enjoyable as his many new friends

welcomed and included him in their activities and lives. Hugh will be fondly remembered by his twin brother Stan

and Lorraine of Calgary; his sister Lois and Bill Petty of Ashcroft, B.C.; his brother Norris of Vancouver, B.C.;

and his many relatives and friends. A gathering of friends will be held at Carroll Place (1540 Northmount Drive

N.W.), today, September 26, 1997 at 11:00 a.m. Hugh's family will hold a Memorial Service in Ashcroft, B.C., on

Saturday, September 27, 1997. In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Kidney

Foundation of Canada, 1717 Macleod Trail S.E., Calgary, Alberta T2G 2N8 or the Heart & Stroke Foundation of

Alberta, 1825 Park Road S.E., Calgary, Alberta T2G 3Y6. In living memory of Hugh Parker, a tree will be planted at

Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES "Crowfoot Chapel", 82

CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W. Telephone: 403-241-0044.

 

 

(9/26/97)

 

PARKINSON _ September 20, 1997, Delena Irene Parkinson (Oviatt), beloved wife of George of Calgary. Funeral

Service today at 11:00 a.m. at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 2526 - 24 Avenue N.W.. Interment

will follow at Stavely, Alberta. PIERSON'S FUNERAL SERVICE, Directors. Telephone: 235-3602.

 

 

(9/26/97)

 

PERSSON _ Mr. Nils "Emil" Persson of Calgary, passed away at his residence on September 23, 1997 of

congestive heart failure, at the age of 93 years. Emil was born in Loshults Parish (Skane), Sweden and after

serving in the Swedish Army immigrated to Canada in 1928. He worked for the Northern Alberta Railway for forty

years until 1968. After retirement, he served as Mayor and Municipal Administrator of the Village of Rycroft,

Alberta. For the past twenty-one years, Emil lived with his daughter Diane and family in Edmonton, Houston,

Tulsa and Calgary. Grandchildren Nils and Britta loved growing up with their Morfar (Grandfather), who also

made regular trips back to his family in Sweden. Emil is survived by his daughter and son-in-law, Diane Iona

Persson and Daniel Johnson of Calgary; as well as by his two beloved grandchildren, Nils and Britta. He is also

survived by the mother of his daughter Eunice Dika of Calgary; two brothers, Tage and Edvin; and three sisters,

Inga, Boyan and Esther. Emil was predeceased by three brothers, Henning, Gunnar and Erik, and a sister Ida.

Graveside Service will be held at Queen's Park Cemetery, Section "S" (4 Street and 31 Avenue N.W.), today,

September 26, 1997 at 10:00 a.m. 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. In living memory of Emil Persson, 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.

 

 

(9/26/97)

 

POTTER _ Catherine Monica (Monie) Potter passed away peacefully on the last day of summer, Sunday,

September 21, 1997 at the Bow Crest Nursing Home, at the age of 85 years. A retired Federal Civil Service

employee, Monie was our only Grandparent and will be sadly missed by her loving family, Joan O'Reilly of

Calgary, Robert (Bob), Brenda and Chase Gibson O'Reilly of Vancouver, Katrina O'Reilly and Jon Webb of

Vancouver, Dan and Theresa Gibson of Ottawa, Erin (Gibson), Steve, Cameron and Molly McFarlane of Renfrew,

Ontario; and her two favorite cousins, Ethel Gibbons and Edith Fulton of Ottawa. Monie was predeceased by her

parents, William H. and Catherine Annabelle (Neil) Potter, her brother Clifford, her sisters, Phyllis Dorning and

Vivian O'Reilly Perry, and her beloved little nephew Andrew Gibson. Following a private Cremation in Calgary,

family members will escort Monie home to Ottawa where her final resting place will be by Andrew's side in

Pinecrest Cemetery. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made in Monie's name directly to the Canadian

Wildlife Federation, 2740 Queen's View Drive, Ottawa, Ontario K2B 1A2. In living memory of Monica Potter, 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.

 

 

(9/26/97)

 

PRICE _ Regeana (Rae) Sarah Price (nee Steffler), passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, at the

Foothills Hospital on September 24, 1997 at the age of 74, following a brief illness. Rae is survived by her best

friend and loving husband of fifty years, I.C.B. (Bert) Price; and their eight children, Patricia (Jeff) Weismiller,

Brendon and Rhiannon; Joe (Marie) Price, Jennifer and Melanie; Janice (Walter) Staniec, Heather, Kimberly,

Jillian and Jonathan; Diane (Walter) Papuzynski, Kevin and Nicholas; Kenneth (Carolyn) Price, Amy, Rebecca

and David; Laura (Sonny) Wilson, Mark and Jessica; Teresa (Ben) Quon; and Jim Price. Rae is also survived by

her sisters and brothers, Barbara (Otto) Goedicke, Mary (Earl, deceased) Braun, Ben Steffler, Gerald Steffler and

Lucille (Walter) Wilson; and her sister-in-law Pearl Steffler. She was predeceased by her parents, her brother

Louis, and nephew Martin Steffler. She was born on the family farm in Cremona, Alberta on June 23, 1923. In

addition to raising eight children, she worked in the town office in Uranium City until 1985. She and Bert then

moved to Carstairs, Alberta, where she was active as secretary at both the St. Agnes Church and the Half

Century Club. Her interests included knitting, needlework and travelling with her husband. Her generosity,

kindness and sense of humour will be fondly remembered and sadly missed by all who knew her. Prayers will be

held at St. Agnes Church, Carstairs on Friday, September 26, at 7:00 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St.

Agnes Church, Saturday, September 27, at 10:30 a.m. Donations in lieu of flowers may be made to the charity of

your choice. MOUNTAIN VIEW FUNERAL CHAPELS, Olds, entrusted with arrangements. Telephone:

1-403-556-3223.

 

 

(9/26/97)

 

RIMMER _ Helen, unexpectedly on September 10, 1997 in Victoria, B.C. She is survived by sister Mary Mohr and

her family as well as friends. Helen leaves memories of her generosity, cheerfulness and independence and will

be missed by all those who knew her. Private family Service September 27, 1997 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church.

CARE FUNERAL SERVICES. Phone: 250-391-9696.

 

 

(9/26/97)

 

RODDA _ Nathan Allen Rodda, passed away suddenly at Canmore on September 20, 1997 at the age of 26 years.

Forwarding arrangements to Seattle, WA in care of HERITAGE FAMILY FUNERAL SERVICES, "Heritage

Funeral Home". Telephone: 299-0100.

 

 

(9/26/97)

 

RUSHBROOK _ Charles, on September 20, 1997, from Victoria, B.C. He is survived by wife Marjorie. He will be

remembered as a Maintenance Manager with Eaton's and for his integrity and dedication. No Service at Charlie's

request. In lieu of flowers the family asks donations be made to Victoria Hospice Rooftop Garden Fund. CARE

FUNERAL SERVICES. Phone: 250-391-9696.

 

 

(9/26/97)

 

SHAMAN _ (SCHULMANN). Horst, passed away on September 21, 1997 after a lengthy battle with diabetes at

60 years of age. Horst owned and operated Airport Paint & Body for twenty-four years. He supported many

Minor Hockey teams and other minor sports teams in Calgary and was generous in his support of many others

less fortunate than himself. His love of fishing was legendary. There will be no Service at Horst's request,

however, if friends wish there will be a Wake in his Honor at Koko's Restaurant, 4712 - 13 Street N.E. on Friday,

October 3, 1997, from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. (cash bar). FOSTER'S FUNERAL HOMES "Garden Chapel", Directors.

Telephone: 297-0888.

 

 

(9/26/97)

 

STANWAY _ Harry E. Stanway passed away in Kelowna, B.C. on Wednesday, September 24, 1997 at the age of

93 years. Survived by his loving wife Vivian; two daughters, Shirley Greenwood of Summerland, Margaret Price

(Charles) of Winfield; ten grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Predeceased by one son Morley

Stanway. Harry was born in Knee Hill Valley, Alberta on September 28, 1903, resided in Red Deer until 1953,

Calgary until 1991 and resided in Kelowna since then. A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, September 27

at 1:00 p.m. at the Chapel of SPRINGFIELD FUNERAL HOME, 2020 Springfield Road, Kelowna, B.C. with

Reverend Albert Baldeo officiating. Interment to follow at Lakeview Memorial Gardens Cemetery. In lieu of

flowers, donations may be made to the Salvation Army Church, 1480 Sutherland Ave., Kelowna, BC, V1Y 5Y5 or

the Canadian Cancer Society, 539 Lawrence Ave., Kelowna, BC, V1Y 6L8. Funeral arrangements by

SPRINGFIELD FUNERAL HOME, Kelowna, B.C. Phone: 250-860-7077.

 

 

(9/26/97)

 

STELMACK _ Jessie Christine, beloved wife of Mr. Steve Stelmack of Calgary, passed away peacefully at the

Agape Manor Hospice on September 24, 1997 at the age of 70 years. She also leaves to mourn, her son Robert;

one sister Peggy Thompson; three brothers, Alec, Mac and Don Burnette; nieces, Sandy of Calgary, Bonnie and

Judy of Thompson, Manitoba; nephews, Garry, Raymond, Robert, Kevin and Karey; as well as numerous other

relatives. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church, 4716 Worcester Drive

S.W., on Friday, September 26, 1997 at 3:00 p.m. with the Very Reverend Leonard Hagel VF, Celebrant. FOSTER'S

FUNERAL HOMES "Jacques Chapel", Directors. Telephone: 297-0711.

 

 

(9/26/97)

 

SUTHERLAND _ Leo Sutherland, beloved husband of Edna Sutherland of Calgary, passed away at his residence

on Thursday, September 25, 1997 at the age of 60 years. Announcements later by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY

FUNERAL HOMES, "Fish Creek Chapel", 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. Phone: 403-256-9575.

 

 

(9/26/97)

 

TEBB _ Albert Clifford Tebb of Airdrie, passed away peacefully at the Foothills Hospital on September 23, 1997

at the age of 79 years. Announcements later by FOSTER'S FUNERAL HOMES "Garden Chapel", Directors.

Telephone: 297-0888.

 

 

(9/26/97)

 

WALLACE _ Edith Nellie went home to be with her Lord on Wednesday, September 24, 1997 at the age of 84

years. She was predeceased by her loving husband and partner of forty-five years, Stuart Wallace; a brother and

three sisters. She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Don and Betty Wallace of Calgary; daughter

Eleanor Lang of Penticton; daughter Marilyn Wallace of Calgary; daughter Joy Allen of Calgary; son Jerry

Wallace of Phoenix; as well as five grandchildren, Sherilyn Wallace, Brenda Wallace, Rodney Lang, Jamie Allen

and Courtney Allen. Nellie will be deeply missed by her family and many faithful friends. Our comfort comes from

knowing she is safe in the arms of Jesus. If so desired, memorial donations in Nellie's name may be made to

White Fields, Inc., PO Box 242, Edmonton, AB T5J 2J1. Relatives and friends may pay their respects at LEYDEN'S

"Chapel of Remembrance" (17 Avenue and 2 Street S.W.), on Monday, September 29, 1997 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

Funeral Services for Nellie will be held at First Alliance Church (1201 Glenmore Trail S.W.), on Tuesday,

September 30, 1997 at 1:00 p.m. with Pastor Ray Matheson officiating. Graveside Services will follow at Burnsland

Cemetery. LEYDEN'S FUNERAL HOMES LTD., Directors of Services. Telephone: 403-228-4422.



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