HEALEY, Clifford On August 5, 2004, Clifford Healey of Edmonton passed away at the age of 87 years. He is survived by his loving family; son, Richard (Joan) Healey and daughter, Gail (Harry) Green; grandchildren, Jody and Burke Perry, Tim and Pam Healey and Lorne, Susan and James Green; great-grandchildren, Bradley, Jillian, Morgan, Joshua, Madison and Jessica; sister, Eunice Wilson. Predeceased by his wife, Olive in September, 2000 and grandson, Todd in December, 1991. Special thank you to Diane and staff, 3rd floor at Millwoods Good Shepherd Extended Care Centre for their tender love and care of papa. Celebration of Life Tuesday, August 17 at 12:00 noon at Alberta Avenue Community League, 9210 - 118 Avenue with Reverend Don Hamilton officiating. Cremation in the Park Memorial Crematorium. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Winnifred Stewart Association, 11130 - 131 Street, Edmonton, AB T5M 1C1. To send condolences, visit www.parkmemorial.com Park Memorial Edmonton 426-0050 Family Owned Funeral Home, Crematorium, Reception Centre
IVES, Marion (nee Taylor) Marion was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba on February 28, 1924 and passed away peacefully in Edmonton, Alberta on August 9, 2004. Marion will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by her husband William of Edmonton, daughters; Bonnie Ives of Abbotsford, BC, Marilyn Ives of Calgary and Janet (Andrew) Gibbs of McBride, BC, two grandchildren Christopher and Jennifer, two sisters Connie (Robert) Daily of Winnipeg and Grace McKelvey of Winnipeg as well as many good friends. A Funeral Service will be held on Friday, August 13, 2004 at 11:00 a.m. at Glenwood Funeral Home, south of Wye Road on Range Road 232, Sherwood Park. Marion's final resting place will be at Glenwood Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Alberta.A special thank you is extended to the staff at the Devonshire Care Centre for their loving care of Marion during her final months of life. Sign the book of condolences at www.glenwoodmemorial.com GLENWOOD 467-3337 Funeral Home, Cemetery, Cremation Ctr. Serving Edmonton-Sherwood Park & Area
LEHANKY, Barbara (nee Baker) It is with great sadness that our family announces the peaceful passing of our mother Barbara Lehanky, on Sunday, August 8, 2004, at the age of 63 years. Barb will be lovingly remembered by her son Brent (Loriann), daughter Loree, grandson Jacob and former husband Paul. Barb also leaves her brother Bert (Heidi), sister-in-law Connie and many other family members and close friends. Barb was predeceased by her mother and father, Fran and Bill, brother Jim and brother Alex. Mom was talented at so many things, she loved to cook, crochet, play bridge and tend to her flowers. She enjoyed traveling and very much treasured the many summers spent with her family and friends at Seba Beach. She embraced life to the fullest and even in the last year, with her health failing, she always had a smile on her face and an extremely positive attitude. She was a wonderful Mother and friend. We were blessed to know and love her, she will be missed each and every day. Many special thanks to Dr. Allison Theman and all the staff at St. Joseph's Auxiliary Hospital Palliative Care Unit.The caring and compassion our mom received will never be forgotten. Simply Cremations and Funeral Services of Edmonton in care of arrangements. 9331-35 Avenue. 465-6363.
LUCICH, Rod (Milorad Vaslav Nevar) Rod (Milorad Vaslav Nevar) Lucich, born July 7, 1946 in Vancouver, passed away in the early hours of August 7, 2004 in Edmonton after a prolonged illness. He is survived by two daughters, Michelle (Mishah) Nicoli of Edmonton, Nicolle of Vancouver, as well as his two sons, Russell Jeffrey (R.J.) McCaw and Caltrin, both of Edmonton. He is also survived by his brother, Dorio Lucich, and his wife Sonja Sajlo-Lucich both from Berlin, Germany. His passing will also be mourned by his nieces, Marisa and Tania Lucich of Vancouver, Nina Lucich of Toronto and Marta Lina Olynyk-Lucich of Montreal; and his nephew, Gregor Lucich of Berlin, Germany. He was predeceased by his beloved mother Elizaveta Maria Lucich on September 4, 1999 and his father, Theodore (Ted) Nicolain Lucich in February 1966. Many relatives and friends will find the world diminished by his passing. Rod was raised near Montreal, Canada until 13 years of age, when his family moved to Edmonton. The Alberta capital has been his home ever since. His early career was as a musician, playing guitar in many bands in Edmonton and Western Canada with trips to Eastern Canada for short periods. He started a second career in his 30's as a salesman and was employed by Crosstown Motors for the best part of that career over the past 20 years. He had many awards to his credit and was recognized by his colleagues for his assiduous work and good contacts with his customers. Rod's love of life, especially flamenco and blues music, art, literature and all things beautiful will be remembered by all who knew him. Friends wishing to pay their respects may do so on Thursday, August 12, 2004, from 6:00 to 8:45 p.m. at the Foster & McGarvey Funeral Chapel, 10008 - 103 Street. Funeral Services will be held on Friday, August 13, 2004 in St. Basil's Parish (7007 - 109 St.) in Edmonton at (10:00 a.m.). "JUST A CLOSER WALK WITH THEE" Foster & McGarvey Limited, Funeral Directors 428-6666.
MACKENZIE, Helen (nee Reinbold) On Monday, August 9, 2004, Helen Mackenzie of Vegreville, AB passed away at the age of 70 years after fighting a very courageous battle with cancer. Helen will be sadly missed by her five children, Gerald (Annette) of Mundare, AB, Donald (Sylvia) of Hefley Creek, B.C., Beverly (Todd) VanRuyskensvelde of Crawford Bay, B.C., Marlene (Sandy) McLaren of Sherwood Park, AB and Cheryle (Richard) Iwaskow of Edmonton, AB; nine grandchildren, Jason, Shannon (Blair), Troy, Nicole, Travis, Sandy, Amanda, Ashley and Lisa and one great-granddaughter, Reanne. Helen is also survived by her loving companion Bill Dobush and his children, Rick (Pat), Peggy (Don) Lobay, Douglas and their families; four brothers and three sisters, Ed, Ray (Charlotte), Al (Ollie), Leo (Joan), Joey (El Smith), Sally (Leroy) and Aggie (Ken) Birtles, sisters-in-law, Lois, Lorraine, Catherine (Alex) Skaggs; along with numerous nieces and nephews. Helen was predeceased by her loving husband, Charlie in 1975, her granddaughter, Crystal Lynn Iwaskow in 1984; her parents, Anthony and Johanna; parents-in-law, Donald and Jeanne; brothers, George, Jack and Joe; sisters-in-law, Onnie, Doreen, Betty, Lorraine, Lily and Lena; one brother in-law, Bill. A Vigil for the Deceased will be held on Thursday, August 12, 2004 at 7:30 p.m. at St. Martin of Tours Roman Catholic Church in Vegreville, Alberta where a Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, August 13, 2004 at 10:00 a.m. with Father Isagani Avinante as the Celebrant. Interment to follow in Holy Cross Cemetery, St. Albert, Alberta. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations would be appreciated to the Alberta Cancer Foundation (11560 University Avenue, Edmonton, AB., T6G 1Z2). Autumn Rose Funeral Home Ltd. Vegreville, 780-603-5800
McDONALD, Lillian Margaret (nee Harris) On August 10, 2004, Lillian Margaret McDonald of Edmonton passed away at the age of 86 years. It is with sadness the family announces the passing of our mother, grandmother, great-grandmother on August 10th, 2004. Lillian is survived by her loving family, her daughter Gale (Bob) Johnson; her son Dennis (Anna) McDonald; eight grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; one sister Patricia Leverton; as well as nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband Arthur "Cyc"; her parents; and brothers John, Len, Alfred "Buster" and Leslie. A Funeral Service will be held at Connelly-McKinley Funeral Home, on Friday, August 13, 2004 at 10:00 a.m. with interment to follow at Holy Cross Cemetery. Friends who so wish may make memorial donations directly to the Edmonton General, Unit 4Y - 11111 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton T5K 0L4. Connelly-McKinley Ltd., 10011-114 Street, (780) 422-2222, to send condolences: www.connelly-mckinley.com
ORACHESKI, Hazel Pearl On Friday, August 6, 2004, Hazel Pearl Oracheski of Irma, passed away at the Misericordia Hospital in Edmonton at the age of 78 years. Hazel is survived by Joe, her loving husband of 59 years, 6 sons and 3 daughters: Ron (Peggy) of Irma, Dennis, of Edmonton, Gordon (Sharon) of Irma, Randy and Keith of Irma, Carol of Wainwright, Elaine (Douglas) of Edmonton, Gary of Irma, and Laurie Day of Edmonton; 20 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren; and many relatives and friends. Hazel was predeceased by her parents Frank and Myrtle Wyand and 1 brother Allen. A Funeral Service for Hazel will be held on Wednesday, August 11, 2004 at 2:00 p.m. at the Irma School Gymnasium. Donations may be made to: Stars, Building 16, 2900 Airport Road, Edmonton, AB T5G 0W6, or to the donor's choice. A special thanks to the ICU staff at the Misericordia Hospital for the care and support given to Hazel and her family during her stay. Creech's Funeral Home, Wainwright in care of arrangements. 780-842-4211.
PARENT, Charles Alfred 1921 - 2004 On August 8, 2004, Charlie Parent of Edmonton, passed away at the age of 83 years. He will be lovingly remembered by his wife Ruth; daughter Patricia and Bob; son Peter and Mary; grandchildren Ian, Scott, Jeff, Greg, Steven and Danielle. He is also survived by brothers and sisters, Dave, Eleanor, Ralph, Wilf, Marie, Paul, Joe and Ed; as well as many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his sister Vivian. He was a thoughtful and gentle family man. A loving husband, father, grandfather and friend and will be lovingly missed by all who knew him. The family wishes to thank all caregivers at Capital Home Care and Bayshore. Also thanks to Dr. R. Shute and the staff at unit 42, Grey Nuns Hospital. A Funeral Service will be held at Sherwood Park-Millwoods Chapel, 4820 Meridian Street (access off of Hwy 14 South) on Thursday, August 12, 2004 at 11:00 a.m. with Reverend Clement Gauthier officiating. Interment to follow in the adjacent Our Lady of Peace Cemetery. Friends who so wish may make memorial donations directly to the Canadian Cancer Society, 1200 College Plaza, 8215 - 112 Street, Edmonton T6G 2C8. Connelly-McKinley Ltd., "Sherwood Park- Millwoods Chapel" (780) 468-4222, to send condolences: www.connelly-mckinley.com
PASKO, Rosie "Rose" Dominica (nee Rizzi) November 1, 1919 - August 8, 2004 On Sunday, August 8, Rose Dominica Pasko of Wabamun passed away at the age of 84 years. Rosie is lovingly remembered by her children, James of Jasper; Garry (Gail) of Wabamun, Elaine (Bob) McKee of Stony Plain, Shirley McKone of Wabamun, Virginia (Allen) Wichuk of Darwell, Linda (Don) Kippen of Edson, Larry (Barb) of Onoway and Judy (Larry) Cooper of Wabamun; twenty-two grandchildren, Rebecca, Donald (Kristi), Nicholas, Tony (Kim), Joe, Amber, Aaron, Kristine, Michael, Stephen, Stephanie, Candace (Troy), Amanda, James, Curtis (Shelley), Chad, Odessa (Michael), Jessica, Pamela, Andrew, Justin and Graham; nine great-grandchildren, James, Lochlan, Foster , Damion, Dawson, Ben, Brett, Faith and Hope as well as numerous nieces, nephews and friends. Rosie was predeceased by her husband, Arnold (1989); one son, Tony (1971); her parents, one brother and six sisters. Friends and relatives are invited to pay their respects on Thursday, August 12 at 7:00 P.M. from Parkland Funeral Chapel, 3502 - 44 Avenue, Stony Plain. A Funeral Service will be held on Friday, August 13 at 1:00 P.M. from Stony Plain United Church, 5014 - 51 Avenue with Reverend Bert Giffen officiating. Interment to follow in Westlawn Memorial Gardens, Edmonton. If friends desire memorial tributes may be made to Alberta Cancer Foundation, Cross Cancer Institute, 11560 University Avenue, Edmonton, AB T6G 1Z2. Parkland Funeral Services of Stony Plain in care of arrangements. 963-2520. An Honoured Provider of Dignity Memorial
REDINGER, Kevin Scott Passed away August 6, 2004, age 33. Son of Joe and Sharna Redinger, formerly of Duhamel, Alberta. Graveside Service at St. Thomas Historical Cemetery; 5 mile South of Junction 13 and 21 - 1 mile East of Battle River Bridge; 2:30 p.m. August 12.
WALTER, Kay On Saturday, August 7, 2004 Kay Walter of Edmonton passed away at the age of 74. Kay will be dearly missed and loved forever by her sons, Gordon and Alex (Laurie); grandchildren, Lindsay and Shawn; brother, Alex (Jeanette) Riebel; sister, Lydia (George) Poole; brother-in-law, Fred (Sandy) Walter; also numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends in Canada, USA and Germany. Kay was predeceased by her beloved husband, Henry, her brother August Riebel, mother and father Katrina and August Riebel, sister Alma and nephew Wes Poole. A Prayer Service will be held Thursday, August 12, at 7:00 p.m., at the Chapel of Howard & McBride Westlawn, 16310 - Stony Plain Road. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m., Friday, August 13 at Good Shepherd Catholic Church, 18407 - 60 Avenue, Edmonton, interment following in Westlawn Memorial Gardens.To send condolences visit: www.westlawnmemorial.com Howard & McBride Westlawn Chapel 484-5500
WOOD, Robert Hill July 1, 1917 - August 8, 2004 Robert Hill (Chips) Wood passed away quietly at home in Edmonton on Sunday, August 8. He is survived by his brother Douglas and wife Betty of Auckland, New Zealand; son Brian and wife Cathy; three daughters: Marion, and husband Gary Kozie; Jocelyn Churchill and husband David; and Kathryn. Chips is also survived by six grandchildren; one great-grandson; nieces and nephews, sisters-in-law and a brother-in-law. Chips came to Canada in 1942 as a member of the Royal New Zealand Air Force. He married Inez Norem of Edmonton in 1944 and after a short stay in New Zealand, the Wood family returned to Canada in 1948 and spent most of their lives in Edmonton. A Memorial Service for Chips Wood will be held at Strathearn United Church, 8510 - 95 Avenue at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, August 11. Donations in memory of R.H. (Chips) Wood may be made to the Alberta Cancer Board, c/o Cross Cancer Institute, 11560 University Avenue, Edmonton, T6G 1Z2. Foster & McGarvey, 428-6666.
BRIGNOLO, Mirella On June 30, 2004, Mirella Brignolo of Edmonton passed away at the age of 75 years. She leaves to mourn her loss, one daughter, Rosalba Politi of Whitecourt, Alberta. A Memorial Service will be held on Thursday, September 2, 2004 at 3:30 p.m. at the Foster & McGarvey Chapel, 10008 - 103 Street, Edmonton. Reverend Chris Roulson will officiate. Cremation has taken place. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to an organization of the donor's choice. Foster & McGarvey Limited, Funeral Directors and Licensed Crematorium, 428-6666. Owned & operated by the McGarvey Family since 1929.
BUDYNSKI, Leonard Roman On August 19, 2004 Leonard Budynski passed away suddenly at the age of 61 years. He leaves to mourn his wife Rosse Mary; four sons, Boris, Alex (Karen), David (Karina), Leonel (Maricel) all of Costa Rica; his mother Rose; brother Ken (Sharon) and numerous neices and nephews. Leonard was predeceased by his father Louie; brother Wayne and nephew Steven. A visitation will be held on Thursday, September 2, 2004 from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. at the Evergreen Funeral Chapel, 16204 Fort Road, Edmonton. A Funeral Service will be held on Friday, September 3, 2004 at 10:00 a.m. also at the Evergreen Funeral Chapel. Cremation to follow. To sign book of condolences, visit: www.evergreenmemorial.com Evergreen Funeral Chapel, Cemetery, and Cremation Center. Phone 472-9019.
CHERRIER, Spencer C. Spencer C. Cherrier passed away August 27, 2004 at the age of 71 years. Spencer is survived by his son, Douglas Cherrier; daughter, Diana Cherrier; grandchildren: Stephen Sacrey, Nicole Roy, Robert Cherrier, Tennille Lucas, Myste Lucas and Wesley Cherrier. He was predeceased by his daughter, Debbie Cherrier. Spencer founded Nor Star Squadron Air Cadets in Fort McMurray. A Memorial Service will be held at the Chapel of Howard & McBride Westlawn, 16310 Stony Plain Road, Edmonton on Saturday, September 4, 2004 at 1:00 P.M. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory of Spencer to the Canadian Diabetes Association, Suite 1010, Royal Bank Bldg., 10117 - Jasper Avenue NW, Calgary, Alberta T5J 1W8. Howard & McBride Westlawn Chapel 484-5500
CLAPP, Doris On August 30, 2004, Mrs. Doris Clapp of Namao, AB passed away at the age of 90 years. She is survived by four daughters, Janet (Keith) Reed and Gwen (Robert) Kindleman, all of Namao, Norma (Robert) May of Calgary and Lois (Gary) Wood of Namao; six grandchildren, five great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews and many others who called her Grandma. Predeceased by her husband, Harold; sister, Nellie; four brothers, Walter, Cecil, Cliff and Herb and son-in-law, Jon. Heartfelt thanks to Dr. Jackie Kassam, Aspen House Respite Care, home care workers from Morinville and Redwater and the staff at the Sturgeon General Hospital for their care and compassion. Memorial Service Friday, September 3 at 8:00 p.m. at Park Memorial Chapel, 9709 111 Avenue with Reverend Timothy Thomas officiating. In lieu of other tributes, donations may be made to Namao United Church, Box 38, Namao, AB T0A 2N0 or to the charity of one's choice.To send condolences, visit www.parkmemorial.com Park Memorial Edmonton 426-0050 Family Owned Funeral Home Crematorium, Reception Centre
DAVIDSON, Linda On August 29, 2004, Mrs. Linda Davidson of Gibbons passed away at the age of 55 years. She is survived by one son and two daughters, Ian of Gibbons, Theresa Davidson of Edmonton and Brandy (Regis) Davidson of Gibbons and five grandchildren. Predeceased by her husband, Gordon; son, Robert and her parents, Charles and Phylis. Memorial Service Friday, September 3 at 3:30 p.m. at Park Memorial Chapel, 9709 111 Avenue.To send condolences, visit www.parkmemorial.com Park Memorial Edmonton 426-0050 Family Owned Funeral Home Crematorium, Reception Centre
DUTKA, John On August 29, 2004 Mr. John Dutka of Vermilion passed away peacefully in the Alice Keith Nursing Home at the age of 90 years. He is survived by his loving wife of 65 years Fanny; four daughters, Virginia (Emil) Mudryk, Gloria (Wayne) Patrie, Sandra (Lawrence) King, Bonnie and her companion Wes; his grandchildren, Lonnie (Debra), Cindy (Andrew), Wendy (Mark), Brent (Marg), Wade (Evelyn), Grant (Corrie) and Conrad; as well as 10 great-grandchildren. He is also survived by two brothers, Bill of Vermilion and Richard (Rose) of Wetaskiwin; one sister, Anne of White Rock, B.C.; also numerous friends and extended family. He was predeceased by an infant son, Randy; his parents, Sam and Mary; two sisters, Lekeria and Martha and by one brother Deonizi. A Prayer Service for John Dutka will be conducted from St. Saviour's Anglican Church, Vermilion on Thursday, September 2, 2004 at 7:30 p.m. A Funeral Service for John will be conducted from St. Saviour's Anglican Church, on Friday, September 3, 2004 at 10:00 a.m. with Father Peter Yeung and Reverend John Lipinski officiating at both services. Interment will follow in the Vermilion Public Cemetery. The family suggest donations to the Friends of Vermilion Health Care or charity of choice. Crossroads Funeral Chapel Harry and Alva Creech directors in care of all arrangements. 1-780-853-6343.
DZENKIW, Marvin On August 29, 2004, Mr. Marvin Dzenkiw of Grassland, AB passed away at the age of 66 years. He is survived by his loving wife, Lovette; two daughters and one son, Natalie Dzenkiw of Edmonton, Nicole Dzenkiw of Grassland and Paul Dzenkiw of Vancouver, BC; four sisters and five brothers, Mary (Ernie) Derkach, Adele (Peter) Loos, Angie (Rob) Russell, Stella (Martin) Battle, Wally (Mary), Adolph, Joe, Jerry (Cindi) and Russ (Grace); sister-in-law, Elsie Stashko; numerous nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents, Peter and Julia; nephew, Michael Battle, half-brother, Roger Stashko and sisters-in-law, Paulette Dzenkiw and Sharon Dzenkiw (nee Pinder). Prayer Service Thursday, September 2 at 8:00 p.m. at Park Memorial Chapel, 9709 - 111 Avenue, Edmonton, AB with Pastor Mel Cornfeld officiating. Funeral Service Sunday, September 5 at 2:30 p.m. at Grassland Community Center, Grassland, AB with Pastor Les Gill officiating. Cremation has taken place in the Park Memorial Crematorium. In lieu of other tributes, donations may be made to Grassland Agricultural Society, General Delivery, Grassland, AB T0A 1B0 or to the Canadian Red Cross STELP, c/o 11111 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton, AB, T5K 0L4. To send condolences, visit www.parkmemorial.com Park Memorial Edmonton 426-0050 Family Owned Funeral Home Crematorium, Reception Centre
EASTON, John Raymond "Ray" Raymond Easton passed away at St. Mary's Hospital on August 29, 2004 at the age of 90 years. Ray was born in Thornton, Ontario to John and Mary Easton on January 4, 1914. He joined the Air Force in 1940, spending many years traveling throughout Canada before retiring to Camrose in 1963. He is lovingly remembered by his wife Dorothy, his three children Barb (John) Tsetso, Don (Rhonda), and Marilyn (Leo) MacDonald, nine grandchildren, one great-grandchild, and sister-in-law Erna Bowen. Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, September 4 at 10:00 a.m. from the Camrose United Church with Rev. Mary Ann Pastuck officiating. Memorial donations are gratefully accepted to the charity of one's choice. Burgar Funeral Home in care of arrangements. (780) 672-2121.
FAYANT, Roy It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing of one of our Brothers, Roy Fayant on August 27, 2004. On behalf of the Executive Board and Members of the Operating Engineers, Local 955 we extend our deepest sympathies.
FRASER, Roy Rodney On Sunday, August 31, 2004 Mr. Roy Rodney Fraser of Edmonton passed away at the age of 95 years. Roy is survived by three daughters, Anne (Ken), Claire (Milan), and Judy (Clyde), and a son Rod (Judith), six grandchildren, Bryan, Mark, Rob, Jo-Anne, Michael, and Stephen, and five great grandchildren. Roy was predeceased by his wife Muriel in 1999, and a granddaughter Margo in 1997. Roy had a long and memorable career as a teacher and principal and enjoyed carpentry in his after hours. He was devoted to his wife Muriel, and they took pride in their family. Funeral Service will be held Friday September 3, at 2:30 p.m. at Dayspring Presbyterian Church. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Capital Care Grandview, 6215-124 Street, Edmonton, Alberta T6H 3V1. Harmony Funeral Services in care of arrangements. (780) 433-7335.
GAGLIARDI, Giuseppe Eugenio (Joe) 1923 - 2004 Giuseppe Eugenio (Joe) Gagliardi, beloved husband of Emilia of Calgary, passed away peacefully, with his daughter Nella at his side, at the Beverly Centre, on Monday, August 30, 2004 at the age of 81 years. Joe was born in Malito Cosenza, Italy on August 3, 1923. He married Emilia in 1948. Joe immigrated to Alberta in 1951 and started his employment with CNR where he worked for twenty-nine years. He and Emilia spent thirty-seven years in Edmonton and then moved to Calgary in 1996. Giuseppe and Emilia loved to travel in their RV throughout North America. They later became "Snowbirds" and travelled to their condo in Mesa, AZ. When he was not travelling, Joe enjoyed going to Garage Sales, adding to his collection of treasures. Besides his loving wife of 55 years, Giuseppe is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law, Anna and Keith Clyburn of Victoria, BC and Nella and Franco Benacchio of Calgary; a granddaughter Daniella who was the light of his life; and family in Italy. Giuseppe was predeceased by his parents, Anna and Antonio; and brother Vincenzo. Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McInnis & Holloway'S Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North, Calgary, AB) on Friday, September 3, 2004 at 7:00 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Holy Spirit Catholic Church (10827 - 24th Street S.W., Calgary, AB) on Saturday, September 4, 2004 at 10:30 a.m. with the Rev. Paul Pinto, Presider. Graveside Service to follow at Queen's Park Mausoleum. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Canadian Diabetes Association, #105, 7500 Macleod Trail S.E., Calgary, AB T2H 0L9 Telephone: (403) 266-0620. Special thanks to his angels here on earth, (the caregivers and companions at the Beverly Centre) for the care and compassion provided to Papa Joe. In living memory of Joe Gagliardi, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McInnis & Holloway Funeral Homes, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 Centre Street North, Calgary, Telephone: (403) 276-2296.
GLEDHILL, Eileen Marie On August 24th 2004, Eileen passed away at the age of 87 years. Eileen leaves to mourn her daughter Isabelle and son-in-law Dennis Nash of Sherwood Park; one sister Janet (Peter) Layne; niece Hannah Layne; nephew Duncan (Julie Murray) Layne in England; and niece Michelle (Edward) Jelliman and her family Liam and Shanen in South Africa; cousins Joan (David) Evans, Shelagh (Malcolm) Morriss and her family Patrick and Christrohm in England. Eileen was predeceased by her devoted husband of 53 years Fred, an infant son Andrew Timothy, her brother Bert and her parents Mary and Bertie Gollin. Eileen was born and raised in Derbyshire, England. She worked at Robinsons of Chesterfield before marrying. Later she became an orthopaedic appliance fitter. Eileen was an excellent cook and cake decorator developing this talent into a thriving catering business. In 1989 Eileen and Fred immigrated to Canada and enjoyed their retirement traveling. Eileen was an active member of the Women's Institute in England and Canada for 69 years and of the Chesterfield Flower Club. Special thanks go to Dr. Michael Chiu, Ruth Ingles R.N., Florence Boschman and all the members of the Strathcona County Home Care Team for their support and care over the past three years. Thank you also to all the staff on Unit 51 at the Grey Nuns Community Hospital for their compassionate care during the past month. Cremation has taken place and a Celebration of Eileen's life will be held at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, 13 Brower Drive, Sherwood Park, at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, September 3 with Reverend Marvin Ziprick officiating. A buffet lunch will be held in the Parish Hall and inurnment will follow in Glenwood Memorial Gardens. Friends who wish may make memorial donations directly to the Nature Conservancy of Canada, 110, Eglinton Avenue West, Suite 400, Toronto, Ontario M4R 1A3. www.natureconservancy.ca or to the Strathcona County Library, 104, 2020 Sherwood Drive, Sherwood Park, T8A 5P7, for enhancement of their large print book collection. Howard & McBride Chapel of Chimes, 422-1141
IRWIN, Monsignor William (Bill) Order of Canada Member On Sunday, August 29, 2004, Monsignor William (Bill) Irwin of Edmonton, passed away peacefully at the age of 76 years. He is survived by nieces and nephews, Richard (Lara) Irwin, and their children Shannon ( Ryan) Soper, Bonnie and Amy; Jack (Andrea) Irwin and their children Jennifer and Allison; Jim (Shelagh) Irwin and their children Amanda and Melanie; Pattijean Watchman and her children Emily and Molly; Bill Evans, Barb Evans and Catherine Evans; as well as numerous other relatives and many dear friends. Father Bill was predeceased by his parents, Bergetta and Roy Irwin, his brother Dick Irwin and his sister-in-law Barb Irwin, as well his sister Jean Evans. Prayers will be held Sunday, September 5, 2004, 2:00 p.m., at St. Joseph Basilica, where Most Reverend Thomas Collins, Archbishop of Edmonton, will preside at a Mass of Christian Burial, followed by interment in the Clergy plot in Holy Cross Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations would be appreciated directly to: The Sign of Hope Society, 8815-99 Street, Edmonton, Alberta T6E 3V3. The family wishes to extend it's gratitude to the Doctors and nurses and support staff of Stations 53 and 41, and the Emergency Unit of the Royal Alexandra Hospital. Connelly-McKinley Ltd., 10011-114th St.; (780) 422-2222, to send condolences: www.connelly-mckinley.com