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February 08

ANDERSON _ Joan Patricia Anderson (nee Bowles), beloved wife of Art (Scotty) Anderson of Calgary, passed away at the Foothills Hospital on Wednesday, February 4, 1998 after a lengthy illness at the age of 76 years. Joan was born September 27, 1921 in London, England and immigrated to Canada as a War Bride in 1946. She was a member of the War Brides, Thursday Afternoon Senior League Bowling Club, HMCS Tecumseh Dart Club and Curling Club, Royal Canadian Legion No. 264 Branch, Royal Canadian Naval Veterans Association. Joan enjoyed many crafts, especially knitting and will be missed by family and friends. Besides her loving husband, Joan is survived by her three daughters and sons-in-law, Darlene and Russel Jorgenson of Calgary, Corrine and Richard Fitoussi of Bayfield, Ontario, Donna and Larry McPhee of Kamloops, British Columbia; ten grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Park Memorial Chapel", (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.), on Monday, February 9, 1998 at 3:00 p.m. with the Rev. J. Karl English of St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church officiating. 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. The family extends a special thank you to all the staff on Unit 61 at the Foothills Hospital. In living memory of Joan Anderson, 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.

ARCHIBALD _ Mr. Ralph Guy Archibald, passed away suddenly on February 6, 1998 at the Rockyview Hospital at the age of 76 years. He leaves to mourn, his wife Doreen; his son Dresdin of Edmonton; two sisters and a brother-in-law, Ida Virtue of Devon and Courteen Brodner, and Byron of Calgary. Ralph was predeceased by his parents, Ida and Lewis Archibald, two brothers, Lewis and James, a sister Gladys and a son Warren. Ralph was born in Nanton, Alberta, January 26, 1922. The family moved to Turner Valley in 1929, where he received his education prior to four years service as a Cpl. in the R.C.A.F. instructing Aircraft Recognition at the No. 2 Wireless School. After the war he resumed working for Imperial Oil in Turner Valley before being sent to Provost to help in the Exploration of new oil fields. It was there that he met his wife Doreen. The next eight years were spent working on the drilling rigs, moving from town to town starting in Leduc in January of 1947. In 1954 he made the decision to settle down, this also brought about a career change to the Safety Department of the Oil Field. They settled in Calgary employed by Shell Canada Resources from 1955 to 1977. In 1972 he was appointed as Serving Brother in the Order of St. John of Jerusalem. After retiring from Shell he formed his own Safety Consulting firm specializing in working safe in an H2S environment. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Chapel of the Bells", (2720 Centre Street North), on Tuesday, February 10, 1998 at 10:30 a.m. with the Rev. R.H.G. Rodgers officiating. Graveside Service to follow at Queen's Park Cemetery. 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. Special thanks to Drs. Frank Warshawski, Jenkins, and Fong and the staff of the Rockyview Intensive Care Unit. In living memory of Ralph Archibald, 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.


ARNOTT _ Lloyd Hampton Arnott. It is with great sorrow that his loving wife, Pat Tinevez-Arnott announces his passing, Friday, February 6, 1998 at Glenmore Park Carewest. His memory will always be cherished by Pat and his extended Tinevez' family who were privileged to surround him with care and love throughout his illness. Lloyd handled the difficult stages of cancer with his inherent patience and dignity. Both Lloyd and Pat were especially appreciative of the excellence of care given by the staff at Glenmore; also for the love and concern of special nieces and nephews, Lois and Ted Washington, and Les and Sophie Sedgewick and for all the cards, prayers and flowers from family and friends. Lloyd is survived by his sister Myrtle of Strasbourg, Sask. He was predeceased by his sister Evelyn and also by his first wife Annie Herman in 1986. Their daughter Charlotte Lynn survives. Lloyd was born in Saskatchewan. He farmed in the Kenaston and Govan areas, retiring to Calgary in the 1970's. He served in World War II with the Regina Rifle Regiment for two years in Europe, ending in Germany in 1945. He was a member of the Canadian Legion Branch 285. Members of the Legion will participate in the Memorial Service. Lloyd's request for cremation has been honored. Lloyd's Memorial Service will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Fish Creek Chapel", (14441 Bannister Road S.E.), on Wednesday, February 11, 1998 at 3:00 p.m. with Paul Tinevez officiating. The short Service will be followed by refreshments. In living memory of Lloyd Arnott, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, "Fish Creek Chapel", 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E., CALGARY. Telephone: 403-256-9575.


BELL _ Mrs. Edith Bell of Calgary, passed away at the Peter Lougheed Hospital on February 7, 1998. Announcements later by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES "Chapel of the Bells", 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH. Telephone: 403-276-2296.


BRAUN _ Marie Emilie (nee Stadel) passed away on February 5, 1998. Marie was born in Neudorf, Saskatchewan on May 9, 1912. She enjoyed sewing, petit-point and authored the "Stadel Family Geneology Book." After eighty-five years of bringing joy to her family, she will be lovingly remembered by Edmund, her husband of sixty-seven years. She is also survived by her son Richard; daughter Linda (Arlo Storbo); grandson Scott; granddaughter Jennifer (Rick Barnett); great-grandson Connor; sisters, Elizabeth Tarita and Eleanor Sinkovits; brother Charles (Olive) Stadel. She was predeceased by her son Ronald, brothers, Bill and Gordon. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Chapel of the Bells" (2720 Centre Street North), on Tuesday, February 10, 1998 at 3:00 p.m., Pastor Benno Dreger officiating. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the St. Matthew Lutheran Church Building Fund (66 - 7 Street N.E.). In living memory of Marie Braun, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, "Chapel of the Bells". Telephone: 403-276-2296.


CHOW _ Mrs. Shu Sam Chow of Calgary, passed away at the Peter Lougheed Hospital on February 6, 1998 at the age of 84 years. Announcements later by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES "Chapel of the Bells", 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH. Telephone: 403-276-2296.


deMAN _ Mr. Gerard (Gerry) deMan of Calgary went to be with our Lord suddenly on Thursday, February 5, 1998 at the age of 73 years. He was born on September 26, 1924 in The Hague, Holland. Gerry was a proud member of the Plumbers and Pipefitters Local Union 496 for the past thirty years. He will be lovingly remembered and missed by Ann, his wife of fifty-three years; his five daughters, three sons and their spouses, Willie (Erik), Sherry (Rob), Ann (Harry), Jeanette (Graeme) and Corrie (Tom), Gerry (Donna), John (Sherry) and Richard (Brenda); his eighteen grandchildren, Remy (Nicki), Ramona (Todd), Natalie (Dean), Yvette, Romeo (Indra), Cynthia (Allan), Stuart (Erin), Tanya, Cameron, Shauna, Jackie, Tyler, Megan, Jeff, Brooklyn, Kristie, Colton, Alyssa; and his five great-grandchildren, Corbin, Carlee, Quinton, Samantha and Jacey. He is also survived by his sister Sjaan Schuurman of Holland, and many friends. We love you Dad -- rest in peace -- God Bless You. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church (1307 - 14 Street S.W.) on Tuesday, February 10, 1998 at 1:00 p.m. with Rev. Jesus Timajo, Celebrant. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 1825 Park Road S.E., Calgary, AB T2G 3Y6. As a tribute to Gerry, LEYDEN'S FUNERAL HOMES will make a donation to the Heart & Stroke Foundation. Arrangements and Cremation in care of LEYDEN'S FUNERAL HOMES LTD. "Golden Rule Member". Telephone: 228-4422.


DUBEAU _ Mary Catherine Dubeau, age 89, passed away after a brief illness at Peter Lougheed Centre on February 4, 1998. She survived her husband Delphis and is survived by one sister Margurite Petley; and brothers, Jack Chambers of Calgary, and Patrick, Joe and Bill Chambers of British Columbia; she also leaves many nephews and nieces. Mary was born in Winnipeg and as a child moved to Calgary, where she was a seamstress and drapery maker, where she held the position of manager of the Drapery department workroom at Woodward's. Mary was a devoted Catholic and belonged to the CWL over the years. During Mary's retirement years, she enjoyed spending time at the Beauchemin Parc in Millarville. She enjoyed many hours in the great outdoors. She was a longtime member of the Legion 275 where she and her husband enjoyed many hours of dancing. Mary's zest for a long, full life was due to her love of dancing. Mary will be sadly missed by her brothers and sister, and remembered for her kindness and gentle, caring attributes. Funeral Services will be held at HERITAGE FUNERAL HOME, 1708 - 16 Avenue N.W. (across from North Hill Shopping Centre) on Monday, February 9, 1998 at 1:00 p.m. Interment to follow in Queen's Park Cemetery. Funeral arrangements are in care of HERITAGE FAMILY FUNERAL SERVICES, "Heritage Funeral Home". Telephone: 299-0100.


FRANCIS _ Samuel Jesse "Sam", formerly of Arrowwood, Alberta was called home to his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, February 5, 1998 at Vulcan, Alberta at the age of 95 years. Funeral Service, Tuesday, February 10, 1998 at 1:30 p.m. at Arrowwood Community Hall with Marvin Winch officiating. Interment, Arrowwood Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes in Sam's memory could be made to either the charity of your choice or Vulcan Family and Community Support Services, Box 341, Vulcan T0L 2B0. VULCAN FUNERAL HOME, Directors. Telephone: 403-485-2633.


FRANCO _ February 5, 1998, Maximino Franco Sr., aged 81 years, beloved husband of Juana Franco of Calgary. He is survived by his children and their families, Violeta and Gordon Greer of Aldergrove, B.C. and her children, Cecilia and Dan Wlodarczyk, and Cathy Bamba and her fiance Gary, all of Calgary, Charibel and Zaldy Patawaran of Seattle, Washington and Oliver Bamba of Vancouver, B.C.; Perlita and Roberto Grey Jr. and their children, Ron, Brandon and Rachel Grey, all of Surrey, B.C.; Maximino Jr. and Paz Franco and their children, Michael and Phoebe Franco, all of Calgary; Evelyn and Avelio Natividad and their children, Heather and Michael Natividad, all of Calgary; Mary and Rudy Fulgencio Jr. and their children, Candice and Anthony Fulgencio, all of Calgary; and Nelson and Juliet Franco and their children, Jeremiah, Joshua, Joseph and Jacob Franco, all of Calgary. He is also survived by six great-grandchildren, Justin, Matthew, Mitchell, Caitlin, Jordan and Jerold; and two sisters, Rosalia Bigornia and Gregoria Franco; and a special niece Evella Gemao of Los Angeles. Maximino was predeceased by his first wife Consuelo Franco on January 12, 1991. He was employed at Atco Industries here in Calgary and as a Supervisor for Transport Contractors Inc. in the Philippines. Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at Pierson's Funeral Home, 4121 - 17 Avenue S.E., Saturday, February 7, 1:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. with Prayers at 8:00 p.m.; Sunday, February 8, 4:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m.; Monday, February 9, 4:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m. Funeral Mass at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, 15 Avenue and 44 Street S.E. on Tuesday, February 10, 1998 at 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow in the Rocky View Cemetery. PIERSON'S FUNERAL SERVICE, Directors. Telephone: 235-3602.


GALANOV _ Serafima Galanov of Calgary, passed away peacefully on February 6, 1998, at the age of 84 years. She is survived by her loving son and daughter-in-law, Viacheslav and Dorothy of Calgary; two granddaughters, Lisa of Sidney, Nova Scotia, and Natalie of Calgary. She will also be lovingly remembered by her second family, David, Diane and Bruce Urquhart of Calgary. Serafima was predeceased by her husband Ivan in 1981. A Funeral Service will be held at MEMORIES FUNERAL CHAPEL, (12705 Lake Fraser Drive S.E.), on Monday, February 9, 1998 at 1:00 p.m. Graveside Service to follow at Queen's Park Cemetery. The family wishes to express their sincere thank you to Home Care, especially Rose. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Tom Baker Cancer Centre, 1331 - 29 Street N.W., Calgary, Alberta T2N 4N2. Arrangements in care of MEMORIES FUNERAL HOME and CREMATORIUM, 12705 Lake Fraser Drive S.E., Calgary, Alberta. Telephone: 403-216-1386.


GORDON _ Kayla (age 14) and Liane (age 9) Gordon, passed away tragically on Wednesday, February 4, 1998. Kayla and Liane are survived by their loving mother Elaine and husband Glen; stepbrother Kevin; and stepsister Michelle; grandmother Julia McCorquodale; their Nana and Papa Kurt and Grethe Jensen, all of Calgary. Also surviving are immediate family members, Greg, Chris, Werner, Sarah, James, Andrew, Mark, Kevin, John, Eileen and Devon. Kayla and Liane are predeceased by their grandfather William McCorquodale, and their uncle Bob McCorquodale. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY"S "Park Memorial Chapel", (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.), on Monday, February 9, 1998 at 1:00 p.m. with the Rev. S. Alan Schooley of Southwood United Church officiating. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made to the Alberta Children's Hospital c/o Neuromotor Clinic, 1820 Richmond Road S.W., Calgary, Alberta T2T 5C7. In living memory of Kayla and Liane, 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.


GROSS _ Mrs. Delores Gross of Calgary, passed away at the Foothills Hospital on February 7, 1998 at the age of 57 years. Announcements later by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES "Chapel of the Bells", 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH. Telephone: 403-276-2296.


KREIS _ Linda Marie (Lin) completed her journey through this life on February 3, 1998, at the tender age of 41 years. Lin will be sadly missed by her husband of ten years, Harry Kreis; and their shared dog Sasha; her mother Marie Williams; siblings, Cheryl Williams, Susan Williams and Ted Williams; nieces and nephews, Aaron, Christopher, Kimberly, Cherokee, William and Richard; godchildren, Chelsea and Adam; Aunt Lorna and Uncle Gerry of Grand Forks, B.C., Aunt Bev and Uncle Rick of Ontario and Aunt Shirley of Manitoba; as well as numerous other relatives and countless friends. She was predeceased by her father Rue Williams. She will live on in many of our hearts and memories forever. Memorial Services will be held at the Centre for Positive Living, 103 - 17 Avenue S.E., on Wednesday, February 11, at 4:00 p.m., with Rev. Carol Carnes officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations in Lin's memory may be made directly to any Women's Shelter or Crises Centre, or to AIDS Calgary.


KUNY _ Eugene (Gene) K. Kuny passed away suddenly, February 5, 1998, in Calgary at the age of 58 years. Gene had reached a happiness and contentment in his life that we may all aspire to. He gently touched each of our lives with his kindness and unconditional love. His time with us will be remembered by his loving family and close friends including his wife and best friend Doreen Smale; his sons, Terry Kuny and Richard (Kim) Kuny, their mother Carole; and his granddaughter Darryl; his stepson Darren (Cathy) Smale and their daughter Nicole; his loving sisters and brother, Adeline (Andrew) Dziadyk, Evelyn (Keith) McCallen, Frank (Jane) Kuny; and many cousins, nieces and nephews. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Fish Creek Chapel", (14441 Bannister Road S.E.), on Monday, February 9, 1998 at 11:00 a.m. with the Rev. John Pentland of Deer Park United Church officiating. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Rockyview General Hospital, c/o Calgary Health Trust - Cardiovascular Fund, 7007 - 14 Street S.W., Calgary, Alberta T2V 1P9. In living memory of Gene Kuny, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, "Fish Creek Chapel". Telephone: 403-256-9575.


KURTZ _ Ethel Mary Kurtz passed away peacefully on February 5, 1998 due to complications of pneumonia. Ethel was born on the 7th of October, 1911 in Calgary. She was predeceased by her husband Harry in 1981, her mother Betsy Ann Fyffe in 1932, her father James Fyffe in 1936, and three brothers, William Peter Fyffe and Alexander Stewart Fyffe, who both died in infancy in Kirreimuir, Scotland, and Stewart Fyffe in 1974 in Calgary. Ethel is survived by her three children, Blair (Madelene) Kurtz of Fort Macleod, Beth (Lynn) Rosenvall of Calgary, and Derald (Jeanne) Kurtz of Blanding, Utah; fifteen grandchildren, twenty-five great-grandchildren; a sister Florence Tate of Calgary; and numerous nieces and nephews. Ethel will be remembered for her love and dedication to her immediate and extended family as well as a wide circle of friends. Through much of her life, Ethel worked at the Bank of Montreal where she diligently performed her obligations as a stenographer. Her faith in her religion, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, has brought her much comfort and understanding throughout her life and has often been referred to as her greatest treasure. Sincere appreciation is extended to the many compassionate caregivers at Glenmore Park Auxiliary Hospital and also many friends who showed love and concern for her. Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Heritage Drive Chapel, 935 Heritage Drive S.W., on Sunday, February 8, 1998 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Funeral Service at the Church on Monday, February 9, 1998 at 2:00 p.m. PIERSON'S FUNERAL SERVICE, Directors. Telephone: 235-3602.


LYNCH _ Thomas Joseph Lynch, our beloved dad, grand-dad and great-grand-dad, passed away on February 4, 1998 at the age of 90 years. Tom was born in County Meath, Ireland on February 10, 1907. Tom leaves to mourn, his loving son Danny (Deanna); his daughters, Irene (Karl) and Doreen (Alan); eleven grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; sister Kathleen and family in Dublin, Ireland; numerous relatives in California, England and Ireland. Tom was predeceased by his wife Lillian in 1987. Tom immigrated to Canada in 1956 and settled in Calgary. He was well-known in the hotel industry and received the "White Hatter" award for hospitality in 1985. He was a great inspiration to his family and will be sadly missed. Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Monday, February 9, 1998 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Mark's Catholic Church, 5552 Madigan Drive N.E., Calgary, with Reverend Leonard Hagel officiating. Flowers gratefully declined. Donations may be made in Tom's memory to the Canadian Cancer Society, Second Floor, 215 - 12 Avenue S.E., Calgary, Alberta, T2A 1A2. Arrangements in care of PIERSON'S FUNERAL SERVICE. Telephone: 235-3602.


MacLEAN _ Ronald Kenneth MacLean, beloved husband of Joan MacLean of Calgary, passed away on February 5, 1998. Ronald was born on March 26, 1931. Besides his loving wife Joan, Ron is survived by three children, Bruce (Arlyn), Robin (John) and Kenneth, all of Calgary; a granddaughter Ashley Joan; sister Shirley (Ray) of Winnipeg; brother Fraser (Francine) of Montreal; and many nieces and nephews. Ronald was predeceased by his sister Doreen, mother Lorette and father Ken. Funeral Service will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Fish Creek Chapel", (14441 Bannister Road S.E.), on Tuesday, February 10, 1998 at 10:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, members of the fellowship can make donations to Central Office, No. 2, 4015 - 1 Street S.E., Calgary, Alberta T2G 4X7 or Villa Recovery Center for Women. In living memory of Ron MacLean, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, "Fish Creek Chapel", 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E., CALGARY. Telephone: 403-256-9575.


McNEILL _ Jack of Stavely, Alberta passed away at the age of 58 years. Announcements later by LEYDEN'S FUNERAL HOMES LTD., Claresholm. "A Golden Rule Member". Telephone: 403-625-3212.


OAKES _ Frank passed away at the Peter Lougheed Hospital on February 4, 1998 at the age of 85 years. No Funeral Services will be held. Relatives and close friends are invited to the William Oakes Residence, 38 Galway Crescent S.W. today, February 8, 1998 for a reception at 2:00 p.m. Cremation and arrangements in care of LEYDEN'S FUNERAL HOMES LTD. "Golden Rule Member". Telephone: 228-4422.


OMELCHENKO _ William (Bill) Omelchenko passed away at the Rockyview Hospital on February 6, 1998 at the age of 77 years, beloved husband of Mary Omelchenko of Calgary. He is also survived by his sister Annie (George) Kuzma of Calgary; and brother John (Min) Omelchenko, Bashaw, Alberta; numerous nieces, nephews, and many dear friends. He was predeceased by his sister Mary Randall in 1997. Bill was a native Calgarian and was employed with the CPR for twenty-five years. He served overseas during the Second World War with the R.C.A.F. 17th Light Anti Aircraft. Funeral Services will be held at LEYDEN'S "Chapel of Remembrance" (17 Avenue and 2 Street S.W.) on Tuesday, February 10, 1998 at 1:00 p.m. Interment will follow in Queen's Park Cemetery. If friends so desire, in lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 1825 Park Road S.E., Calgary, AB T2G 3Y6. As a tribute to Bill, Leyden's Funeral Homes will make a Gift of Remembrance to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta. Arrangements in care of LEYDEN'S FUNERAL HOMES LTD. "Golden Rule Member". Telephone: 228-4422.


PITT _ Brian Edmond Pitt, passed away at the Tom Baker Cancer Centre after a courageous battle on February 4, 1998 at the age of 51 years. Memorial Services will be held at the Foothills Alliance Church (333 Edgepark Boulevard N.W.) on Monday, February 9, 1998 at 11:00 a.m. Arrangements in care of LEYDEN'S FUNERAL HOMES LTD. "Golden Rule Member". Telephone: 228-4422.


PRIOR _ Lorne W. Prior. Our family is saddened to announce the passing of our best friend, husband and dad, on Thursday, February 5, 1998. Left to cherish his memory are his wife Audrey Jean; son Rick (Lesley); daughter Susan; three grandchildren, Ashleigh, Scott and Laura. Lorne has always been involved in his community. His greatest accomplishments were serving as the youngest Master of the Lodge of Antiquity A.F. & A.M. No. 1 G.R.Q. (at that time), being an active member of the Calgary South Rotary Club, and having the opportunity to participate on the Executive Committee of the 1996 Rotary International Convention, and volunteering at Heritage Park, especially in his favorite role as the jolly guy in the red suit. Prior to retiring he worked at Jenkins Canada Inc. for forty-four years. A special thank you to the staff at R.V.H., Unit 56 and F.M.C. C/V I.C.U and Dr. Fyvie. A Memorial Service will be held at Lakeview United Church, 3023 - 63 Avenue S.W., on Monday, February 9, 1998 at 1:00 p.m. with Rev. Tom Melvin officiating. In lieu of flowers, a donation in Lorne's memory may be made to the C.R.H.A. Heart Health Program, c/o Calgary Health Trust, 1035 - 7 Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB T2P 3E9. Arrangements and Cremation entrusted to PERSONAL ALTERNATIVE FUNERAL SERVICES, 7016 Farrell Road S.E. Telephone: 216-5111.


REID _ Alexander Munro, native Calgarian, born May 23, 1918, died peacefully at the Peter Lougheed Center on February 5, 1998. Alex was employed with the City of Calgary Electric System for over thirty years. He served with the Royal Canadian Navy during World War II and was a member of the No. 264 Royal Canadian Legion and the King's Own Band. He will be remembered by his loving wife Ruth; his five sons and a daughter-in-law, Brian, Gerald, Scott, Martin, Darcy and Karin; daughter Janet; as well as three grandchildren, Simon, Amanda and Kim. Alex was predeceased by his sisters, Jean, Rose, Catherine and Iona. At Alex's request, no Funeral Service will be held. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the charity of their choice. In living memory of Alexander Reid, 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.


RHYNES _ Mrs. Elizabeth Rhynes, loving and loved, passed away at the Bethany Care Centre on February 6, 1998, at the age of 104 years. She was born in County Cavan, Ireland, on July 8, 1893. Elizabeth was predeceased by her beloved husband James in 1978. Elizabeth is survived by a daughter Marjorie of Calgary; a son and daughter-in-law, Donald James and Muriel of Caroline; grandchildren, Patrick and Betty of Calgary, and Vicki and John Murtha; five great-grandchildren, David and Lauren of Calgary, and Brooks, Shawna Beth and Devon of Chilliwack, B.C. She is also survived by her sister Jane Chambers, a Centurion, of Fullerton, California, and many nieces and nephews. No flowers by request of the family, and a family Memorial Service will be held at a later date. The family extends their appreciation to Dr. W. Louie, the caring staff of Second Floor Bethany Care Centre, and to Phyllis (Joe) Bourne for her long and caring relationship with her "Auntie". In living memory of Elizabeth Rhynes, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, "Chapel of the Bells", 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH. Phone: 403-276-2296.


RILEY _ Phyllis Margaret "Grammie", aged 96 years, widow of the late Dr. R.C. Riley, passed away peacefully at the Southwood Nursing Home on February 5, 1998 at 12:10 a.m. She leaves behind her children, Pat (Jack) Waite, Bob (Eleanor) Riley and Charles Riley; her grandchildren, Rory (Wendy), Riley (Erin), Megen (Bart) de Nooy, Tyrone (Jennifer) and Sean (Jessica); great-grandchildren, Nolan, Aidan and Darrel (Sandy) Forsythe. Grammie was born in 1901 at Picton, Ontario. She attended school at the Convent of St. Aune de Belleview, Quebec. At sixteen, she entered the University of Toronto and upon graduation in 1923 was awarded the gold medal for languages. She was married September 2, 1927 at Hart House, the year they came west, first to Regina, Weyburn and Calgary in 1938. She lived a good, eventful, long life including two presidencies with the University Women's Club, a Life Time Member of the Trail Riders of the Canadian Rockies, a Life Time Member of the Skyline Hikers of the Canadian Rockies. She was a longtime member of the Alliance Francaise of Calgary and she loved the mountains, and the "little house" in Banff where she spent many summers after 1941. We wish to thank all the caregivers of the Southwood Nursing Home for the many years "Grammie" was there being so tenderly looked after. A Private Family Funeral Service will be held at HERITAGE FUNERAL HOME with the Reverend William Pike of Christ Church officiating. Flowers are gratefully declined. Funeral and Cremation arrangements in care of HERITAGE FAMILY FUNERAL SERVICES, "Heritage Funeral Home". Telephone: 299-0100.


ROWE _ Carl of Warner, Alberta passed away at the Dr. Vernon Fanning Centre on Friday, February 6, 1998. Announcements later by LEYDEN'S FUNERAL HOMES LTD. "A Golden Rule Member". Telephone: 228-4422.


SHANDILYA _ Satish Shandilya, beloved husband of Mrs. Cheryl Shandilya (nee Gadeski) and father of Devan of Calgary, passed away peacefully and unexpectedly at his residence on February 5, 1998 at the age of 44 years. Besides his loving wife and son, Satish is survived by his family in Trinidad and numerous friends in Canada and afar. Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES "Fish Creek Chapel" (14441 Bannister Road S.E.), on Tuesday, February 10, 1998 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Funeral Services will be held at McInnis & Holloway's "Fish Creek Chapel", (14441 Bannister Road S.E.), on Wednesday, February 11, 1998 at 10:00 a.m. In living memory of Satish Shandilya, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES "Fish Creek Chapel", 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E., CALGARY. Telephone: 403-256-9575.


SLAVKOVICH _ Alexsandra (Sonia) Slavkovich (nee Slabiev), beloved wife of the late Mr. Milan Slavkovich of Toronto, passed away at the Father Lacombe Nursing Home on February 6, 1998 at the age of 78 years. Alexsandra was born on April 3, 1919. A most loving mother of Milan Jr. (Toronto), Lena (Calgary) with her husband Peter Roxborough, and Baba to Aleksandra and James. Alexsandra left us with many fine memories of her caring and loving ways. She always had a smile and hug ready for everyone who came her way. Predeceased by her beloved husband Milan (Buca) (1981), her dear mother Paraskeva (1975), and father George Slabiev. Alexsandra is survived by two brothers, Vassia of Toronto and Vania with his wife Marion of St. Catharines, Ont. A heartfelt thank you to the staff and volunteers at Father Lacombe Nursing Home (Calgary) for making her final years happy and comfortable. Memorial Services will be held at Father Lacombe Nursing Home (332 - 146 Avenue S.E.), on Monday, February 9, 1998 at 3:00 p.m. with the Rev. George Primak of The Russian Greek Orthodox Church Of All Saints officiating. A Funeral and Graveside Service will be held in Toronto at a later date. In living memory of Alexsandra Slavkovich, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, "Fish Creek Chapel", 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E., CALGARY. Telephone: 403-256-9575.


WAUGH _ February 7, 1998, Margaret Jean Waugh, aged 79 years, of Calgary. Dear mother of Gary (Beatrice) Waugh of Edmonton, Gail Lafont of Calgary, Faye (Gordon) Schaufert of Stirling, Darleen (Jerry) Reinhardt of Vernon, B.C., Ronald (Marion) Waugh of Edmonton and Melvin (Colleen) Waugh of Edmonton. Margaret is also survived by fourteen grandchildren, two great-grandchildren; and her brothers and sisters, Herbert Hutchinson of Calgary, Jack (Mae) Hutchinson of Okotoks, Verna Calvert Randall of Arizona, Ray Hutchinson of Lacombe, Richard Hutchinson of Calgary, Blanche Grimoldby of Mississauga, Ontario, Faye Cheetham of Calgary, Ruth (Paul) Savage of Victoria, B.C. and Delvin (Linda) Fry of McBride, B.C. She was predeceased by an infant son Milton, also a sister Evelyn Dyck in November of 1996. Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Coach Hill Chapel, 996 Strathcona Drive S.W., on Tuesday, February 10, 1998 from 10:00 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. with the Funeral Service at 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow in the Mountain View Cemetery. If desired, memorial tributes may be made to the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation International, 417, 5920 - 1A Street S.W., Calgary T2H 0G3. PIERSON'S FUNERAL SERVICE, Directors. Telephone: 235-3602.


WEGEN _ Else passed away peacefully on Friday, February 6, 1998 at the age of 61 years. She was surrounded at home by her loving husband Adolf and their son Bernd. She will be missed by her daughter-in-law Christine as well as by her two sisters, Liselotte Hezel and Emmy (Herman) Hechinger, all of Germany. Else will also be remembered by all of her remaining family and friends. A Celebration of Life will be held at HERITAGE FUNERAL HOME, 1708 - 16 Avenue N.W. (across from North Hill Shopping Centre) on Tuesday, February 10, 1998 at 1:00 p.m., Rev. Stanislaw Lasko, SDS, Celebrant. Interment to follow at Queen's Park Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, a donation in Else's memory may be made to the Tom Baker Cancer Centre, 1331 - 29 Street N.W., Calgary, Alberta T2N 4N2. Funeral arrangements in care of HERITAGE FAMILY FUNERAL SERVICES "Heritage Funeral Home". Telephone: 299-0100.


WHITEHEAD _ Mrs. Marlene (Marnie) Elizabeth Whitehead, beloved wife of Ron Whitehead of Calgary, passed away at the Foothills Hospital on February 6, 1998 at the age of 44 years. Announcements later by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, "Chapel of the Bells", 2760 CENTRE STREET NORTH. Telephone: 403-276-2296.


WIEBE _ Abram Frank, beloved husband of Eleanor of Calgary, passed away suddenly at the Peter Lougheed Hospital on February 6, 1998, two weeks shy of his 64th birthday. Abram is the loving father of Darcy Wiebe of Calgary, Patty (Santo) Infusino of Calgary, and Karen (Brad) Hagemann of Rimbey; and the loving grandfather of Jeremy Infusino. He is also survived by two brothers, John (Jackie) and Herman (Slim); father-in-law Alfred Hartfil; and grandmother Toews; as well as numerous family and friends. Abram is predeceased by his son Patrick, parents, Marie and Henry Wiebe, brothers, Norman and Arman (Tiny) and special niece Nicole Rempel. Dad was born in Three Hills, February 22, 1934. He spent the majority of his life in Calgary working for Lafarge Construction until his passing. He will be sadly missed by all and remembered with love. Special thanks to the I.C.U. team who tried to save him, Dr. Martin Atkinson who looked after him for twenty years and Dr. Brian Burkhart who tried to improve his quality of life. Funeral Services will be held in the Chapel of MOUNTAIN VIEW FUNERAL HOME, on Wednesday, February 11, 1998 at 1:00 p.m. Interment to follow at Mountain View Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Arthritis Society (105, 1301 - 8 Street S.W., Calgary T2R 1B7). 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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