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February 12

BOWMASTER _ Freda Margaret (nee Nuell) of High River passed away at the High River Nursing Home on February 8, 1998 at the age of 76 years. Mrs. Bowmaster leaves to mourn, those touched by her life and love, son Ken (Gail); grandchildren, Rob and Elaine (Jason); and her special pals, Sarah, Lady, Sasha and Daisy; as well as her sister and friend Laura Hleuka; and nieces, Marlene and Lorraine; nephews, Bob, Randy, Tom, Dean and John. Freda was predeceased by mother Margaret in 1954, father Alex in 1965, husband Frank in 1979 and brother Alex in 1981. Funeral Services will be held at the SNODGRASS Funeral Chapel, High River, Friday, February 13, 1998 at 11:00 a.m. with Interment to follow at Queen's Park Cemetery, Calgary, the Reverend Archdeacon Robert Griffiths officiating. SNODGRASS FUNERAL HOME, High River, in care of arrangements. Telephone: 652-2222 or 938-3111.


CHRISTENSEN _ Chester Lewis of Calgary passed away at the Peter Lougheed Hospital on February 8, 1998 at the age of 65 years. Chester will be lovingly remembered by his children, Gordon (Barb), Geoff, Blair (Anita); grandchildren, Sara-Lynn, Whitney, Bridie and Moore; brother Charlie (Rosemary); niece and nephew, Karen and Rick and their families. Chester will also be remembered by his other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his wife Judy, his son Bruce, and grandson Charlie. Chester worked as a partsman with General Motors over the past thirty years, most recently at Parkview Pontiac, Carstairs. Funeral Services will be held at LEYDEN'S "Chapel of Remembrance" (17 Avenue and 2 Street S.W.), today at 3:00 p.m. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Alberta Lung Association (Box 4500, Station S, Edmonton, AB T6E 6K2). As a tribute to Chester, Leyden's Funeral Homes will make a Gift of Remembrance to the Alberta Lung Association. Arrangements in care of LEYDEN'S FUNERAL HOMES LTD. "Golden Rule Member". Telephone: 228-4422.


CUNNINGHAM _ Robert, loving husband of Lily, passed away suddenly February 9, 1998. A Private family gathering will be held. He will be missed and his memory will live on.


DAHLEN _ Gladys Dahlen (nee Olson) of Rosebud, Alberta, passed away suddenly at the age of 65 on Friday, February 6, 1998 in a car accident. Gladys is survived by her loving husband of forty-seven years, Rev. Arthur Dahlen; three children, Arlene (LaVerne) Erickson and grandchildren, Kyrsten and Kjel of Rosebud, AB; Ruth (Ches) Hafso and grandchildren, Tavia, Kjel, Raya, Jaden of Red Deer, AB; and Dan (Chris) Dahlen and grandchildren, Martin, Andrea, Stefan, Christopher, Elling, and one great-grandchild Gavin of Abbotsford, BC. She is also survived by three sisters, Marion Lamy, Norma Schweitz, Sharon Gallinger; and three brothers, Harold Olson, Ken Olson and Kermy Olson. Funeral Services will be held Friday, February 13, 1998 at 1:00 p.m. at Rosebud Church, Rosebud, AB, with Interment to follow at the Rosebud Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the "Gladys Dahlen Memorial Scholarship" at Rosebud School of the Arts (403-677-2350). Funeral arrangements by COURTNEY-WINTER'S FUNERAL CHAPEL, Drumheller. Telephone: 1-403-823-2666.


DEL CANTO _ Olga Del Canto, beloved wife of the late Humberto Duran, passed away at the Rockyview Hospital on February 9, 1998 at the age of 85 years. She is the loving mother of Margarita (Luis) of Chile, Humberto (Hilda) of Chile, Edmundo (Josefina) of Calgary, Maria (Marco) of Calgary, Silvia (Elgin) of Calgary; nineteen grandchildren, and twenty-nine great-grandchildren. Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at MOUNTAIN VIEW FUNERAL HOME on Friday, February 13, 1998 from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. Funeral Services will be held in the Chapel of Mountain View Funeral Home on Saturday, February 14, 1998 at 11:00 a.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.


FASTEN _ Carl Michael Fasten passed away at the Cross Bow Auxiliary Hospital on February 9, 1998 at the age of 70 years. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Park Memorial Chapel" (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.), on Friday, February 13, 1998 at 1:00 p.m. Graveside Service to follow at the Rocky View Garden of Peace Cemetery. In living memory of Carl Fasten, 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.




GREEN _ James "Jim" Harris Green of Calgary was born February 18, 1952 at Rivers, Manitoba and passed away February 9, 1998, at the age of 45 years, surrounded by his family after a lengthy illness. He is survived by his wife Debbora; daughters, Andrea, Katherine; and son Jonathan; his mother Edythe Howard; sisters, Kaye (Bob) Bysouth, Susan (Gary) Marshall, Joanne (Felix) Asencio and Deb (Craig) Nalder; nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his father Albert Leroy "Jim" Green, and nephews, Trevor Marshall and Shaun Marshall. Jim touched the lives of many people and will be lovingly remembered for his courage, sense of humour, thoughtfulness and work ethic. Funeral Services will be held in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 935 Heritage Drive S.W., on Thursday, February 12 at 11:00 a.m. with Visitation from 10:00 to 10:45 a.m. If friends desire, memorial tributes may be made to the Kidney Foundation of Canada. Arrangements in care of PIERSON'S FUNERAL SERVICE. Telephone: 235-3602.


JOHANSON _ Stig Tore passed away peacefully on February 9, 1998 in Claresholm with family and friends at his side. He is survived by his children, Laurie Windrem, Murray Windrem and Steven Johansson, and his much loved grandsons, Andrew and Tyler Windrem, all of Okotoks. He was predeceased by his parents, Anders and Viktoria, brothers and sisters, Agda, Tyra, Fredrik, Valborg, Mauritz, Ellen, Karl and Harald, all of Sweden, his wife Ida in 1958, and wife Idonna in 1993. Born April 21, 1909 in Torslunda, Sweden, he immigrated to Canada in 1928, settling in southern Alberta where he lived until his passing. He served in Europe as a Sergeant in the Canadian Armed Forces in World War II. A faithful member of the LDS Church, he served a full-time mission in his homeland of Sweden. His smile, quick wit and that "twinkle in his eye" will be missed. "When I leave this frail existence, When I lay this mortal by, Father, Mother, may I meet you In your royal courts on high? Then, at length, when I've completed All you sent me forth to do, With your mutual approbation Let me come and dwell with you." Our appreciation and thanks to the staff of the Willow Creek Auxiliary Hospital for the care given our father in his later years. Services to be held Saturday, February 14, 1998, 11:00 a.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Claresholm Chapel, Bishop Don Olsen officiating. Interment to follow in the Claresholm Cemetery. As a tribute to Stig, Leyden's Funeral Homes will make a donation to the Canadian Cancer Society. Arrangements in care of LEYDEN'S FUNERAL HOMES LTD. "Golden Rule Member", Claresholm. Telephone: 1-403-625-3212 or 228-4422.


KLEIST _ Arthur (Art) Kleist passed away suddenly at his residence on February 8, 1998 at the age of 67 years. Art is survived by his special friend Millie Parker of Calgary; his two sisters, Audrey and Elaine, and his Aunt Kay, all residing in Ontario. Art was employed by Homi Transport Ltd., for eighteen years contracted to the City of Calgary. Art will be truly missed by Ed and Sue Hoogenboom as a valuable employee and friend. Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Park Memorial Chapel" (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.), today, February 12, 1998 from 7:00 to 8:30 p.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. Funeral Services will be held at McInnis & Holloway's "Park Memorial Chapel" (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.), on Friday, February 13, 1998 at 10:00 a.m. with the Rev. Gordon Saville of Forest Lawn United Church officiating. In living memory of Art Kleist, 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.


MALL _ Hilda Edna (nee Robertson) passed away peacefully at the Foothills Hospital on February 6, 1998 at the age of 78 years. Hilda will be lovingly remembered by her daughters, Evelyn (Don) Rondeau of Calgary, Linda (Don) Smoke of Beaverlodge, AB; sons, Allan Mall of High Level, AB, and William Robertson of Calgary; her grandchildren, Barry and Pam of Grande Prairie, AB, Derlyne and Tony of Norwood, Ont., Brian and Rebecca, Trevor and Sue, Jason, Kris and Cara, all of Calgary; her great-grandchildren, Bradley, Nathan, Brent, Tyler, Tim, Kayla, Samantha, Chantelle, Stephen and Amanda. She also leaves to mourn, her sisters, Beryl Jackson of Calgary and Eleanor (Martin) Rust of Surrey, B.C. She is predeceased by her husband of forty-four years, William, in 1990, her parents, Charles and Betsy Robertson, sisters, Ethel, Grace and Bertha, and a brother George. Hilda was born and raised in Calgary, moving to Kathyrn in 1945 where they farmed until retiring to Calgary in 1981. She will be remembered for her crafts and her love of traveling with family. Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at MOUNTAIN VIEW FUNERAL HOME, Thursday, February 12, 1998 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Funeral Services will be held in the Chapel of Mountain View Funeral Home, Friday, February 13, 1998 at 3:00 p.m. Interment to follow at Mountain View Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the charity of the donor'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.


McCORMICK _ Mr. Michael James McCormick Sr. passed away peacefully on Monday, February 9, 1998 at the Colonel Belcher Hospital in Calgary, Alberta, at the age of 75 years. Michael was born on October 20, 1922 at his family home at 228 Scarboro Avenue in Calgary. His father Eneas, a Southern Alberta pioneer and Calgary Alderman, founded well-known Riley & McCormick Ltd. Following active service with the RCNVR from 1940 to 1947, Michael had a long and distinguished career beginning as Director of the Vancouver Tourist Bureau in 1949. In 1953, he moved to Montreal to join Vickers & Benson and later Cockfield Brown, before being engaged by CEMP Investments as General Manager. In 1968, he became a Director and Senior Vice-President of the House of Seagram Ltd., and President of the Association of Canadian Distillers. In 1969 he founded McCormick Cattle Company Ltd., beef cattle breeders in Foster, Quebec. In 1970 Michael was Grand Marshall of the St. Patrick's Day Parade in Montreal. He founded Garda Security Services Ltd. in 1973, a prestigious safety and protective security company with offices in Montreal and Toronto. He was received as a Knight of Magistral Grace with the Canadian Association of the Order of Malta in November of 1983. Michael moved to Sechelt on British Columbia's Sunshine Coast in 1985 where he took up writing. His story-telling, wisdom and sense of humour will be missed by everyone who knew him. He will be particularly missed by his sister Mary Guichon, several nieces, nephews, relatives and many, many friends in all corners of the globe. His family extends great thanks to the excellent nurses and doctors at the Colonel Belcher Hospital for the tremendously kind affection he received under their concerned care. Michael is survived by his loving wife of fifty-three years, Gweneth Helen (Garland); their children, Michael Jr., and Daniel, Mary-Helen Landry, Maureen Entwistle, Sheila Waite and Taryn Tannas; their grandchildren, Michael McCormick, Robert and JoAnn Landry, Jennifer Sheila Olson, Catherine, Wendy and Timothy Entwistle, Matthew and Karen Waite, and Mary, Emily, Zachary and Alexander Tannas; and their great-granddaughter Mackenzie Olson. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Sacred Heart Catholic Church (1307 - 14 Street S.W.), today, February 12, 1998 at 10:00 a.m. with the Rev. Edward Flanagan, Celebrant. Interment will follow at St. Mary's Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, if friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Alzheimer Society of Canada (20 Eglinton Avenue West, Suite 1200, Toronto, Ontario M4R 1K8) or to the Colonel Belcher Hospital (1035 - 7 Avenue S.W., Calgary, Alberta T2P 3E9). In living memory of Michael McCormick, 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.


MJOLSNESS _ Lloyd Granum Mjolsness, born September 7, 1916 at Sundre, Alberta passed away peacefully on February 7, 1998, surrounded by his loving family and the caring nursing staff at The Beverly Centre. Funeral Service will be held at Parkdale United Church, 2919 - 8 Avenue N.W. with Rev. Jan Craig and Rev. W.A. Sayers officiating, on Thursday, February 12, 1998 at 11:00 a.m., with Interment at the Bergen Cemetery. A Memorial Service will be held at the Sundre United Church on Friday, February 13, 1998 at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Ted Power and Rev. W.A. Sayers officiating. In lieu of flowers, the family request donations be made to The Beverly Centre Garden Building Fund, 1729 - 90 Avenue S.W., Calgary, T2V 4S1 or to a charity of donor's choice. Arrangements in care of FOSTER'S GARDEN CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME, Directors. Telephone: 403-297-0888.


PAGENKOPF _ Mr. Werner Klaus (Walter) Pagenkopf, beloved husband of Mrs. Karla Birgit (Peggy) Pagenkopf of Calgary, passed away at the Foothills Hospital on Friday, February 6, 1998, after a brief and unexpected illness at the age of 57 years. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Crowfoot Chapel" (82 Crowfoot Circle N.W.), today, February 12, 1998 at 1:00 p.m. Graveside Service to follow at Queen's Park Cemetery. Arrangements in care of McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Crowfoot Chapel", 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W. Telephone: 403-241-0044.


PERRY _ Mr. Kenneth Andrew Perry, beloved husband of Mrs. Olga Perry of Calgary, passed away at the Foothills Hospital on February 7, 1998 at the age of 73 years. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Chapel of the Bells", (2720 Centre Street North), today, February 12, 1998 at 3:00 p.m. Graveside Service to follow at Queen's Park Cemetery. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Operation Eyesight Universal, 4 Parkdale Crescent N.W., Calgary, Alberta T2N 3T8. In living memory of Kenneth Perry, 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.


RISHAUG _ Henry Albert of Black Diamond, AB passed away at the Oilfields Hospital on February 8, 1998 at the age of 82 years. Hank is survived by his loving wife Leah; two daughters, Avonne (Jim) Kennerd, Frances Rishaug (Ken Hamilton); and one son Terry Rishaug and stepson Ron Adam; as well as sister Clare Prosofsky; and one brother Maurice (Jean) Rishaug; sisters-in-law, Avis Rishaug and Norma Rishaug; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Henry was born in Gleichen, AB on April 25, 1915. Funeral Services will be held at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch No. 78 in Turner Valley on Friday, February 13, 1998 at 3:30 p.m. with the Rev. Paul Rumbolt officiating. If desired, memorial tributes may be made to the Oilfields Hospital, Black Diamond, AB. SNODGRASS FUNERAL HOME, Okotoks, in care of arrangements. Telephone: 938-3111 or 652-2222.


ROBB _ Leslie Arthur Robb passed away suddenly at home on February 6, 1998 at the age of 75 years. Les is survived by Erva, loving wife of fifty-five years; son Bob (Noreen); and daughter Barb McInnis; grandchildren, Tracey, Tanya, Trevor and Krista. Les served overseas in the Second World War and worked for Chevron Canada Resources for thirty-two years before retiring in 1982. Private family Funeral Services were held at FOSTER'S GARDEN CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME on February 11, 1998 with Rev. S. Burrill officiating. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 1825 Park Road S.E., Calgary, T2G 3Y6. FOSTER'S GARDEN CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME, Directors. Telephone: 297-0888.


SMITH _ Edward. Eddie Smith passed away on February 10, 1998 at the Rockyview Hospital. He was born on March 3, 1920. Eddie is survived by his wife of fifty-seven years, Rose; one daughter Rosemary (Tony) Van Houttum of Winfield, BC; one son Peter (Sonja) of Vancouver, BC; five grandchildren, Bonnie (Allen) Derksen, Anthony (Janice) Van Houttum, Michelle (Reinhard) Kapelle, Daniel (Anne) Van Houttum, Sarah (Antonio) Cavallo, all of BC; eleven great-grandchildren, Curtis, Jennifer and Timothy Derkson, Ashley, Natashia, Kaleigh and Cassidy Van Houttum, Emily, Matthew, Stephanie Kapelle and Colby Van Houttum; one sister Audrey (Tom) Marshall; half-sister Pauline Killick; half-brother Allen Smith of England; other aunts, cousins, nieces, nephews and many friends. Funeral Services will be held at FIRST MEMORIAL, 1635 - 17 Avenue S.W. on Friday, February 13, 1998 at 11:00 a.m. Donations may be made directly to the Rockyview Hospital I.C.U., 7007 - 14 Street S.W., Calgary, T2V 1P9. For information call 297-0717.


VANDERVELDE _ Janet May of Strathmore passed away at the Strathmore Hospital on February 10, 1998 at the age of 82 years. She is the loving mother of Allan (Linda) of Calgary, Don (Florence) of Strathmore. Janet is also survived by three grandchildren, Shaun (Arlana), Scott (Nikole) and Michael; sister Ethel VanAlstine; as well as many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her loving husband Gerald in 1997, and her five brothers, Sandy, Bill, Don, Neil and Kenneth, as well as her sister Dolly. Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at MOUNTAIN VIEW FUNERAL HOME on Thursday, February 12, 1998 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Funeral Services will be held at the Strathmore United Church (410 - 4 Street, Strathmore, AB), on Friday, February 13, 1998 at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Gil Arthur officiating. Interment to follow at Mountain View Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations may be directed to the Extendicare of Strathmore District Health Services (200 Brent Boulevard, Strathmore, AB T1P 1J9). 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.

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Document Date: September 1997 - revised Jan 2003
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