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ALBERTA - Edmonton - Miscellaneous Obituaries - 10

Posted By: GenealogyBuff
Date: Tuesday, 20 October 2009, at 11:14 a.m.

KERRY, Emilie On August 29, 2004 Mrs. Emilie Kerry of Edmonton passed away at the age of 80 years. She will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by her loving family, son Craig (Celeste) of Edmonton; son-in-law Normin Simpson of Calgary; grandchildren, Cole and Camrie; her sister Anne (Mike) Burtnik of Edmonton; as well as many other relatives and friends. Emilie is predeceased by her husband Harry, daughter Lauren, brothers, Mike, Nick, Walter and John; and sister Stephenie. A Memorial Service will be held Friday, September 3, 2004 at 10:30 a.m. at Appel Funeral Home/Central Memorial Chapel, 10530-116 Street, Edmonton. In lieu of other tributes, donations may be made to Millwoods Shepherd's Care Centre, 6620 - 28 Avenue, Edmonton, T6K 2R1. Appel Funeral Home/ Central Memorial Chapel 454-8088. "Our Family Serving Your Family"

KNOWLTON, Jonathan February 22, 1937- August 19, 2004 Artist Retired professor of Fine Art, University of Alberta, passed away on August 19, 2004, in his 67th year. He will be sadly missed by his son Christopher and wife Lisette (Aspen, CO), daughter Katherine and husband Matthew Soares (Boston, MA), granddaughter Natalia (Edmonton, AB), brother Eben (New York, NY), and stepmother Helen Foote Knowlton (Falls Village, CT). Jonathan graduated from Yale University with a bachelor of fine arts degree and received his master of fine arts degree from Berkeley University. He received a Fulbright grant to study painting and printmaking in Paris and was hired to establish the printmaking department at the University of Alberta in 1966. His instruction in painting and drawing was an inspiration to many of his students. From 1970-71 he studied sculpture in Florence, Italy under a Canada Council grant. He was awarded a series of University research grants from 1977-89. His paintings, watercolours, and prints are included in the permanent collections of major museums, academic institutions, and corporations across Canada and the US including MOMA (NYC), Los Angeles County Museum, Palace of the Legion of Honor (San Francisco), MFA (Montreal), Victoria and Albert Museum (London), Government of Alberta: Culture, Visual Arts and Social Services Branch, University of Art Museum (Berkeley), University of Alberta Art Gallery, Alberta Art Foundation, the Edmonton Art Gallery, Petro Canada, Syncrude, and Imperial Oil. He continued painting until his death. The loyalty and support of his friends and family in Canada and The United States was greatly appreciated by Jonathan. The family would like to thank Andy Sims, Barry Gardiner, Maurice de la Salle and the staff and physicians of the Misercordia Hospital for their exceptional care and kindness. In lieu of flowers, donations in Jonathan's memory may be sent to the Canadian Mental Health Association, Suite 328, 9707 - 110 Street, Edmonton, Alberta, T5K 2L9. A memorial service will be held at 1:00 PM Thursday, September 2nd at Holy Trinity Anglican Church, at 10037 - 84th Avenue. A reception will follow at the Faculty Club on the University of Alberta campus. Foster & McGarvey Limited, Funeral Directors and Licensed Crematorium, 428-6666. Owned & operated by the McGarvey Family since 1929.

KOCHANOWSKI, Peter On August 31, 2004 Peter Kochanowski of Edmonton passed away at the age of 83 years. Peter is survived by his loving wife of 50 years, Mary; children, Sue, Pat (Roman), Chris (Tom), Alan (Cheryl), Brian; 6 grandchildren, one great-granddaughter; one sister in Poland and many nieces and nephews. Peter was predeceased by his parents and his sister. A Funeral Service will be held at 10:00 am Thursday, September 2, 2004 at the Evergreen Funeral Chapel 16204 Fort Road, Edmonton. Interment to follow at Evergreen Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Alberta Heart & Stroke Foundation 10985-124 Street, Edmonton, AB T5M 0H9. To sign book of condolences visit www.evergreenmemorial.com Evergreen Funeral Chapel, Cemetery, and Cremation Center. Phone 472-9019.

MARTIN, Henrietta On August 6, 2004, Henrietta Martin of Edmonton passed away at the age of 79 years. Henrietta is survived by her daughter: Elaine Smyth of Ireland and sons: Michael and Christopher Martin. A Funeral Service will be held at Connelly-McKinley Funeral Home, on Friday, September 3, 2004 at 10:00 a.m. with Reverend John Nowakowski officiating. Interment to follow at Holy Cross Cemetery. Connelly-McKinley Ltd., 10011-114th St.; (780) 422-2222, to send condolences: www.connelly-mckinley.com

McARTER, Caroline Clara March 5, 1947 - August 28, 2004 We are sad to announce the passing of Carol McArter of Edmonton on August 28, 2004. Carol is survived by her five children: Terry (Linda), Dean (Misty), Dennis (Sonia), Todd (Debbie) and Holly (Al); eleven grandchildren; her loving mother Patricia Kellogg (Jack); two sisters: Patsy (Lloyd) and Hilda; one brother Westley (Kathy) as well as many family members and friends. Friends and relatives are invited to pay their respects on Thursday, September 2 at 7:00 p.m. at Parkland Funeral Chapel, 3502-44 Avenue, Stony Plain. A Funeral Service will be held on Friday, September 3 at 2:00 p.m. from St. John's Anglican Church, Onoway with Reverend Chris Pappas officiating. Cremation to follow. Parkland Funeral Services, Stony Plain, in care of arrangements. 963-2520.

MERCER, Jack On August 30, 2004, Mr. Jack Mercer of Edmonton passed away at the age of 80 years. He is survived by one son and three daughters, Jack (Gillian), Peggy Smith, Lynn (Randy) Passmore and Dawna Giese; six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren, one brother and three sisters, Norman, Vi, Irene and Nita. Predeceased by his loving wife, Blondie. Funeral Service Thursday, September 2 at 3:30 p.m. at Park Memorial Chapel, 9709 - 111 Avenue. Interment in Beechmount Cemetery. To send condolences, visit www.parkmemorial.com Park Memorial Edmonton 426-0050 Family Owned Funeral Home, Crematorium, Reception Centre

SOLLY, Kyla T. A. 1972 - 2004 Died peacefully in her sleep Sunday, August 29, 2004. She was well loved by her parents, Jennifer Solly of Edmonton, Roger and Bev Solly of Williams Lake; her siblings, Darryl Solly of Calgary, Aaron Solly of Vancouver, Bryan Solly of Kelowna, Becky Solly of Banff; grandparents, Owen and Vaughan Morgan of West Vancouver and other family, Geoff and Eleanor Solly of Summerland, Anne and Glen Bailie of Peachland, Bob and Sandra Morgan of Victoria, Don and Karen Morgan of the United Arab Emirates, Ken Morgan of India, and Sheila and Gerret Zweip of Edmonton. Celebration of Life Ceremony to be held Thursday, September 2, 2004 at 2:45 p.m. at Capital Health Care Dickinsfield Auditorium, 14225 - 94 Street. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Dickinsfield Units 2AB Resident Comforts Fund. To send condolences, visit www.parkmemorial.com Park Memorial Edmonton (780) 426-0050 Family Owned Funeral Home, Crematorium, Reception Centre

THORN, Vina Alma On August 29, 2004 Vina Thorn of Wetaskiwin died peacefully at the age of 99 years, three months short of her 100th birthday. Vina is survived by her loving family; daughters, Doreen and Howard Stafford of Fairmont Hot Springs, B.C., Lavina and Herman Barber of Wetaskiwin and Frances Frost of Edmonton; 12 grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and five step great-grandchildren; as well as numerous nieces, nephews and friends. Vina was predeceased by her husband, Frank; daughter, Jessie Bird and an infant son; parents, William and Emma Meyer; three brothers and four sisters. Funeral Service will be held from the First United Church, 5115-51 Avenue, Wetaskiwin on Friday, September 3, 2004 at 2:00 p.m. with Reverend Ruth Lumax officiating. Interment to follow at the Wetaskiwin (Old) Cemetery. Donations are gratefully accepted to the Wetaskiwin Hospital Foundation ~ LTC Comfort Fund or to the charity of the donor's choice. Baker Funeral Chapel Inc. Wetaskiwin, AB (780) 352-2501 ~ A Wombold Family Funeral Home ~

UNTERSCHULTZ, Wayne William July 6, 1946 - August 28, 2004 On August 28, 2004, Wayne William Unterschultz of Warburg passed away at the age of 58 years. He leaves to mourn his loving wife Audrey and his family: Shawna (Paul), Rhonda (Devon), Tammy, Ashley and Mark; his pride and joy Jean Paul, Austin and Emily; his mother Margaret; brothers Gary (Marion) and Darrell and sister Janice (Fred). He will be also missed by nephews Derk (Karen), Ryan (Young Ju), Kai and Chad and great nephew Ethan; aunts, uncles and many friends. A Funeral Service will be held on Sunday, September 5 at 1:00 p.m. from Trinity Lutheran Church in Warburg with Pastor Ron Wesley officiating. Interment will follow in the Union Cemetery, Warburg. If friends desire, memorial tributes may be made to STARS Alberta Shock Trauma Air Rescue SVC FDN, Bldg 16 Municipal Airport, 29 Airport Road NW, Edmonton, AB, T5G 0W6. Parkland Funeral Services, Stony Plain, in care of arrangements. 963-2520.

VAN BEEK, Gradus July 9, 1918 - August 30, 2004 "I Will Dwell In The House Of The Lord Forever" On Monday, August 30, 2004, Our Lord called home our father, grandfather, and great-grandfather, Gradus Van Beek. He will be lovingly remembered by his seven children, Case (Shirley) of Neerlandia, Morris (Tina) of Leduc, Garry (Helene) of Sherwood Park, Dennis (Ineke) of Leduc, John (Kori) of Barrhead, Shirley (Dick) Apoll of Peers, and Andy (Joanne) of Rolleyview, as well as 26 grandchildren, and 39 great grandchildren. Gradus was predeceased by his loving wife Woutera on November 8, 1997, his parents and seven brothers. Funeral services will be held on Friday, September 3, 2004 at West End Christian Reformed Church, 10015-149 St. at 10 a.m. Pastor Phil Apoll officiating. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Rehoboth, 3920-49 Avenue, Stony Plain, AB. T7Z 2J7. Foster & McGarvey Limited, Licensed Funeral Directors. 428-6666.

ANDERSON, Walter R. On September 10, 2004, Walter Anderson of Edmonton passed away peacefully at the age of 74 years after fighting a lengthy illness. He will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 54 years, Hazel; one son and two daughters, Ken (Mary) Anderson, Donna (Bob) Greenwood and Shirley Woodman; nine grandchildren, five great-grandchildren; as well as many relatives and friends. Walter was predeceased by his parents, one sister, and four brothers. Memorial Service Friday, September 17 at 3:30 p.m. at Park Memorial Chapel, 9709 - 111 Avenue. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Parkinson's Society of Canada. To send condolences, visit www.parkmemorial.com Park Memorial Edmonton 426-0050 Family Owned Funeral Home, Crematorium, Reception Centre

ARNUSCH, Diana Mary On September 12, 2004, Diana Mary Arnusch of St. Albert passed away at the age of 56 years. Diana is survived by her loving husband of thirty-four years, Bob; her children: Shelley (Dan), Chris (Esther) and Paul; her mother, Indiana "Yana" Bue; her sisters: Arliss (Garth) Becker and Marilyn (Joe) Driscoll; her brother Dan (Liz) Bue; as well as numerous other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her father Sigmund Bue; her sister Sharon Linnington; and by her brother Philip Bue. Friends who wish to pay their last respects, may do so at St. Albert Funeral Home on Friday, September 17, 2004 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. A Funeral Service will be held at Sturgeon Valley Baptist Church, 51 Woodlands Road, St. Albert on Saturday, September 18, 2004 at 1:00 p.m. with Pastor Shafer Parker officiating. Interment to follow at Northern Lights Cemetery. Friends who so wish may make memorial donations directly to the ALS Society of Alberta, c/o The Equipment Fund, #410, 11456 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta, T5K 0M1. St. Albert Funeral Home~Connelly-McKinley Ltd., St. Albert Trail and St. Vital Avenue; (780) 458-2222, to send condolences: www.connelly-mckinley.com

BLOOM, Charles On Monday, September 06, 2004 Mr. Charles Bloom of Edmonton passed away at the age of 75 years. Charles will be sadly missed by his family, sons Edward and Frederick; sister Katherine Voigt; brothers Earl and Emmitt Bloom; two grandchildren, Matthew and Michael Bloom; and two step-children, Robert and Sherry Bloom. A Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, September 16, 2004 at 1:00 p.m. at Harmony Funeral Services, 10541-81 Avenue, Edmonton. Harmony Funeral Services in care of arrangements - (780) 433-7335 .

BOJE, Arthur On September 11, 2004, Arthur Boje of Spruce Grove, Alberta passed away at the age of 75 years in the Royal Alexandra Hospital in Edmonton. Art was predeceased by his parents Sigvard and Mary Boje and his brother Jens. A Funeral Service will be held on Friday, September 17, 2004 at 10:00 a.m. at Zion Lutheran Church, Golden Spike, AB, with Pastor Herb Heinemann officiating. Should friends so desire, memorials may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, the Canadian Cancer Society, the Arthritis Society or to the charity of one's choice. Peace Garden Funeral Chapel, Spruce Grove, Alberta. Bob Wilson Director. Telephone (780) 962-2749. - Family Owned Funeral Provider -

BROAD, Elizabeth L. RN, BSc N.MN Liz Broad passed away at the age of 61 years on September 12, 2004. She is survived by, father Bill and his wife Anne; two sisters Mary Butlin (Terry), Margaret Hadley; two brothers Bob Broad (Morag) all of Edmonton, George Broad (Debbie) of Hinton; and nieces and nephews Amanda Broad, Rob Hadley, Derek Broad, Katy Broad, Alasdair Broad, Sarah Broad, Andrew Broad, Guy Butlin and very good friend Sonya Moyer and her son Ryan and very many close friends. Liz was predeceased by her mother Louise in 1994. Memorial Service will be held at 12:00 noon, Friday, September 17, 2004 at Dayspring Presbyterian Church, 11445 - 40 Avenue, Edmonton. Donations to the Edmonton Humane Society, 12251 - 67 Street, Edmonton T5B 1M8 or the St. Joseph's Auxiliary Hospital Palliative Care Unit, 10707 - 29 Avenue, Edmonton T6J 6W1. Foster & McGarvey Limited, Funeral Directors and Licensed Crematorium, 428-6666. Owned & operated by the McGarvey Family since 1929.

BRUCE, Maria On September 13, 2004, Maria Bruce of Edmonton passed away at the age of 76 years. Predeceased by her husband, Robert in 1996, she is survived by two sisters, Anne (John) Bolivar of Edmonton and Cathy Lawson of Calgary; one niece and three nephews; numerous relatives and friends. Funeral Service Friday, September 17 at 1:30 p.m. at Park Memorial Chapel, 9709 - 111 Avenue. Interment in Beechmount Cemetery. In lieu of floral tributes, donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Alberta and N.W.T., 10985 - 124 Street, Edmonton, AB T5M 9Z9. To send condolences, visit www.parkmemorial.com Park Memorial Edmonton 426-0050 Family Owned Funeral Home, Crematorium, Reception Centre

BURN, James May 1, 1921 - September 13, 2004 It is with great sadness that Elsie, wife of 59 years, has to announce the passing of James Burn of Spruce Grove, Alberta at 4:42 a.m. on September 13, 2004. Jim will be sadly missed by Elsie, Robert (son) and Elaine (Murray) Laing (daughter), granddaughters Angie (Rick) Dubreiul (nee Burn), Cynthia (Michael) Powell and Tammy Laing, great-grandchildren Matthew and Rebecca Powell and Charlotte Dubreiul, brothers and sisters Robert Sherwood, Charles Sherwood, Margaret Foster (nee Burn) and Frances Doane (nee Sherwood). He was predeceased by brothers Bill Burn, Matthew Burn, Gordon Sherwood and sister Anne Michie (nee Burn). Funeral Services will be held at St. Matthew's Lutheran Church (101 McLeod Avenue) Spruce Grove, Alberta on Friday, September 17, 2004 at 2:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Cancer Society or St. Matthew's Lutheran Church Building Fund. Peace Garden Funeral Chapels, Spruce Grove. Bob Wilson - Director. Telephone (780) 962-2749. - Family Owned Funeral Provider -

CHRISTENSEN, Edward On September 12, 2004 Mr. Edward Christensen of Holden passed away at the age of 74 years. Edward is survived by his three children, Tara, Allison and Trenton (Kelly); four grandchildren; one sister, June; four brothers, Orville (Elsie), Allan (Anne), Gordon, and Harvey; also numerous nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents, Magnus and Anna; and infant sister. Friends may pay their respects Friday, September 17, 2004 at 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. at Park Memorial Chapel, Vegreville. Funeral Service Saturday, September 18, 2004 at 2:00 p.m. at Holden Lutheran Church, Holden. Rev. Gayla June Richards officiating with interment in Holden Cemetery. In lieu of other tributes, donations may be made to Vegreville Long Term Care Centre or a charity of one's choice. Park Memorial Vegreville 780-632-2000 Family Owned Funeral Home

DONALD, G. Rae On September 13, 2004 Rae Donald passed away at the age of 67 years. Funeral details will be published in the Thursday, September 16 and Friday September 17 editions of the Edmonton Journal. Hainstock's Funeral Home and Crematorium 440-2999 Honoured Dignity Memorial Provider

DROZDUK, Adele Caroline (nee Grzymek) 1954-2004 On September 11, 2004 Adele Caroline Drozduk of Fernie, B.C. formerly of Edmonton passed away from kidney failure while being comforted by her family. Adele is survived by her daughter Toni; son Marshall; Jim Drozduk, brothers Kane (Barbara), Richard (Lynn). Adele was predeceased by her parents Maria and Konstanty Grzymek. A Memorial Service will be held in Fernie, B.C. on Thursday, September 16, 2004 at St. Joseph's Catholic Church at 10:30 a.m., interment to follow at St. Margaret's Cemetery. The family would like to thank Dr. Susan Rohn for the concern and attention she had given Adele. They would also like to thank the nurses at the Fernie District Hospital for their care and kindness. Adele will not be forgotten.

EBERT, Mary (Smalley) Passed away peacefully at home on September 12, 2004. Mary Ebert (Smalley), late of Garden Bay, B.C., age 86 years. Predeceased by her husbands Alan Ebert and Len Smalley, and her son Brent. Survived by one daughter Marilyn Orchard and one son Dr. Rick Smalley (Janet); as well as her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Cremation at Devlin Funeral Home. A celebration of her life will be held at Duncan Cove Resort, Garden Bay, Sunday, September 26 from 2:00-5:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers donations to Pender Harbour Health Centre or the Canadian Cancer Society.

ENTWISTLE, Eileen L. (nee Brand) On Monday, September 13, Eileen Entwistle of Edmonton, passed away peacefully at the age of 71 years. Eileen is survived by her loving husband, Terry of 49 years; also her children, Jeff, Russ, Glena Poeter (Kevin), Caron Gibson (Doug); 10 grandchildren and one great-grandchild; two sisters, Betty Courtney (Cal), Doris Popowich (Don); and one brother, Glenn Brand. Eileen was predeceased by daughter, Carey. Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at a funeral to be held at Howard & McBride Westlawn Chapel, 16310 Stony Plain Road on Friday, September 17 at 10:00 a.m. Special thanks to the nurses at the Cross Cancer Institute, to Dr. D. Chang, the nurses assistants and the nurses at the General Hospital Palliative Care Unit 9Y. Also to Carol Tiede, Capital Health Home Care nurse for her patience, understanding and knowledge. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to your favorite charity. Howard Howard & McBride Westlawn Chapel 488-5500.

GEE, Gilbert Gilbert Gee of Edmonton passed away suddenly on September 10, 2004 at the age of 41 years. He will be fondly remembered and sadly missed by his mother Har Sheung (Ma) Gee and father Grant Gee; his brother Gordon (Kim) of Calgary and their children Kristin, Skylar Megan, Benjamin, Aimee and Mackenzie; brother Gary of Iqaluit, and brother Gavin (Elaine) of Richmond and their children Sarah and Daniel; his maternal uncle James Ma of Edmonton; his paternal uncle Terry (Elizabeth) of Edmonton; his maternal aunt Ping Lan of Hong Kong; many cousins and other relatives around the world including Canada, U.S.A. and Hong Kong; and his many friends, co-workers and fellow volunteers. Friends who wish to pay their last respects may do so at Connelly-McKinley Funeral Home on Wednesday, September 15, 2004 from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. A Funeral Service will be held at Connelly-McKinley Funeral Home on Thursday, September 16, 2004 at 1:00 p.m. with Reverend Joseph Mung officiating. Interment to follow at Beechmount Cemetery. Friends who so wish may make memorial donations directly to the Charity of one's choice. Connelly-McKinley Ltd., 10011-114 Street, (780) 422-2222, to send condolences: www.connelly-mckinley.com

GUIMOND, Elzear Alcide Elzear Alcide Guimond of St. Albert passed away peacefully at Youville Home in the early morning of September 14th, 2004. Elzear was 82 years of age. Elzear will be dearly missed by Jeannette his loving and devoted wife of 55 years. He leaves his loving children Reno (Michelle), Collette (Jim) Jean- Pierre (Dianne) and grandchildren: Mathew, Jordan, Carson, Davida, Benoit ("mon ti-bonheur") and Jeannelle-Marie ("ma p'tite catin"). He was born on June 16, 1922 in St. Francois Xavier des Hauteurs, Quebec. He had two brothers and eight sisters of which he is survived by his brother Jean-Robert Guimond of Mont-Jolie, Quebec and sisters Marie Soucy of Ottawa, Ontario, and Agathe Soucy of Sudbury, Ontario. Elzear was always there for his family supporting them in any way he could. Thank you Dr. James Bell and Youville Home staff and Grey Nuns, for your efforts to keep Elzear comfortable. Prayers will be held at St. Albert Funeral Home on Thursday, September 16, 2004, at 7:00 p.m. Archbishop Arthe Guimond and Reverend Raymond Guimond will celebrate a Mass of Resurrection at St. Albert Church, 7 St. Vital Avenue on Friday, September 17, 2004 at 1:00 p.m. Friends who so wish may make memorial donations directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, 10985-124 Street, Edmonton, AB, T5M 0H9. St. Albert Funeral Home ~ Connelly-McKinley Ltd., St. Albert Trail & St. Vital Avenue. Tel: 780- 458-2222, to send condolences: www.connelly-mckinley.com

HOUGH, Olive Mildred nee Craig A 54 year resident of Edmonton, Alberta passed away peacefully in her home in Medicine Hat, Alberta at the age of 91 years on September 14, 2004. Mildred was born in Sedgewick, Alberta, April 11, 1913 as the only daughter of the late Dr. W.H. Craig and Mrs. Eva Craig. In 1918 she moved with her parents and brother Vernon to Camrose, Alberta where she grew up and was active in the United Church, CGIT, Sunday School and the Youth Group. Mildred loved her music and piano and always wanted to play a pipe organ, but chose nursing. She graduated from the Misercordia Hospital School of Nursing in 1936. She nursed throughout the province including Banff, Barrhead, Riley and Sedgewick as a special duty nurse. In 1941 she married Geoffrey Hough of England and Edmonton and to this union was born three daughters. Colleen Elizabeth (Wilson) of Medicine Hat and Allison Hough of Toronto and Patricia Joan. After the sudden death of her husband in 1957 she raised her daughters as a very caring, loving, unselfish Mother. She returned to nursing as an OR nurse and then was on the staff of the City of Edmonton Public Health Department for 16 years as District and School Nurse in the Hardisty and Fulton Place areas. On retirement she was active in Volunteer work and was a life member of the Women's Auxillary of the Royal Alexandria Hospital. She enjoyed over 30 years of bowling and was an avid knitter. In 1997 she moved to Medicine Hat to be near her family. She was predeceased by her husband Geoffrey, 1957, brother Vernon, 1940, father Dr. W.H. Craig 1951, mother Eva in 1984 and great-grandchild Alexandra in 1999. Mildred was a direct descendant of Sir David Kirk, Admiral of the Fleet, who settled Newfoundland and was their first Governor in 1623, capturing Quebec and Chaplain in 1629. Also, a direct descendant of Dan Winters of Armagh, Ireland where the Orange Lodge was started in his root cellar in 1795. She will be missed by Allison Hough (Toronto). Dr Roy and Colleen Wilson (Medicine Hat) and her grandchildren to whom she was a special Nanna: Craig and Mary Lou Wilson (New York), Carolyn and Erik Hoestra (Victoria), Elizabeth and Ed Kruger (Medicine Hat), Geoffrey and Stephanie Wilson (Brandon), Catherine and Jason Fraser (Medicine Hat), Connie and Rob Bartel (Calgary). Great-grandchildren Kelsey and Teya and Tyler, Jack and Olivia, Nicolaas and Michael, Sam and Aaron, Sydney and Zachery, Reigh-Ann and Emily and Joshua. And special friends: Dorothy Boyd (Edmonton), Pat Summerfield and all her wonderful family at South Ridge who had such happy years together. Service to be held at Saamis Memorial Funeral Chapel, #1 Dunmore Road SE, Medicine Hat, on Friday, September 17th, 2004 at 1:30 p.m. with Pastor Garth Wehrfritz-Hanson, officiating. Expressions of sympathy can be e-mailed to saamisfc@telusplanet.net subject-heading Mildred Hough. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Saamis Memorial Funeral Chapel and Crematorium, "The Chapel in the Park", Medicine Hat. Should you wish any additional information, please telephone 1-800-317-2647.

HRUDEY, Annie On September 14, 2004 Mrs. Annie Hrudey of Vegreville passed away at the age of 86 years. Annie is survived by one daughter, Marian (Walter) Urichuk of Vegreville; two sons, Marvin (Judy) of Andrew and Ron (Debbie) of Willingdon; nine grandchildren, Terry (Judy), Valerian (Evonne), Gregory (Elizabeth), Monica (Brian), Candice (Jared), Mark, Matthew, Ross and Ian; eight great-grandchildren; four step-sisters; and one step-brother. Predeceased by her husband, Metro; and sister, Mary. Prayers Thursday, September 16, 2004 at 7:30 p.m. at Holy Trinity Ukrainian Catholic Church, Vegreville. Divine Liturgy Friday, September 17, 2004 at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Trinity Ukrainian Catholic Church, Vegreville. Basilian Fathers officiating with interment in Riverside Cemetery. In lieu of other tributes, donations may be made to Patient's Comfort Society, or Spas Church Restoration, or Holy Trinity Church, or charity of one's choice. Park Memorial Vegreville 780-632-2000 Family Owned Funeral Home

HRYCKOWSKI, Walter (Vladimir) Born in Smoky Lake, Alberta on April 25th, 1921, Walter spent his youth in the Vilna area. He moved to Brule, Alberta in 1958. Survived by his wife Marion of Brule, Alberta; stepdaughters Judy (Fred) Howlett and Pam Scheffler as well as granddaughter Marie (Ian) Calliou and great-grandson Ty Calliou all of Hinton, Alberta and granddaughter Cheryl Howlett of Calgary, Alberta. Also surviving is his sister-in-law Mary Hryckowski of Brule, Alberta; two nieces and five nephews; as well as numerous great-nieces, great-nephews, other relatives and many friends. Walter was predeceased by his parents, two sisters and three brothers. Funeral Services for Walter will be held on Thursday, September 16th, 2004, 2:00 p.m. at Our Lady Of The Foothills Catholic Church, in Hinton, Alberta with Pastor Garry Rumple officiating and interment will follow in the Woodlawn Cemetery, Hinton, Alberta. In lieu of floral tributes, the family suggests donations be made to the charity of the donor's choice. Hinton Funeral Services entrusted with all arrangements, 865-1234. Serving Hinton and area for more than 55 years. To send condolences, please visit our Website at www.edsonfuneralhome.com The Foothills Memorial Chapel

LABBE, Pierre On September 13, 2004, Pierre Labbe of Sherwood Park passed away peacefully at the age of 84 years. Pierre was a loving husband to his wife of fifty-four years, Annette; beloved father to Jules and Evelyn of Beaumont, Simone and Bill of Sherwood Park, Roland and Leslie of Edmonton, and Dorine of Langley, B.C.; grandchildren Kevin, Ryan, David, Kimberly, Genevieve and Catherine. Pierre is also survived by his dear brothers Joseph and Paul. His presence will be deeply missed by his family and friends. A Prayer Vigil will be held on Friday, September 17, 2004, at 7:00 p.m. at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, 13-Brower Drive Sherwood Parl, Alberta, where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, September 18, 2004 at 10:30 a.m. Interment to follow at Our Lady of Peace Cemetery. Friends who so wish may make memorial donations directly to the Capital Health Home Care-Strathcona County, 2 Brower Drive, Sherwood Park, Alberta T8H 1V4 or to the Sherwood Park Care Center, 2020-Brentwood Boulevard, Sherwood Park, Alberta T8A 0X1. Sherwood Park-Millwoods Funeral Chapel, 4820-Meridian Street, Edmonton. (780) 468-4222, to send condolences: www.connelly-mckinley.com

L'HEUREUX, Ken On September 13, 2004 Ken passed away at the age of 73 years. He is survived by his loving wife of 50 years Mary; his son Doug (Becky); his daughter Barb (John) Norgard; eight grandchildren; three sisters and two brothers; as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Ken was predeceased by his beloved son Bob. "Ken was a devoted family man, successful business man with a lifelong passion for hockey" In keeping with Ken's wishes, there will be no services held.Family or friends, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Joseph's Auxiliary Hospital, 10707 - 29 Avenue Edmonton, T6J 6W1 or the Cross Cancer Institute, 11560 University Avenue, Edmonton, T6G 1Z2. Hainstock's Funeral Home and Crematorium 440-2999. Honoured Dignity Memorial Provider.

MacKINNON, Clarence Stuart Stuart MacKinnon, a retired University of Alberta History Professor, long-time enthusiastic canoeist and hiker in the Canadian North, passed away on September 12, 2004 as a result of injuries sustained in a bicycle accident earlier in the summer. Stuart was born in Montreal on December 29, 1934. He was the son of the late Alstair and Ruth MacKinnon, the loving brother of Mairi Edge (William) of Ottawa and beloved uncle of Tom Edge (Gabrielle) of Toronto, Cynthia Phillips (Michael) of Munich, Germany and Diana Dowling (Joseph) of Greenwich, USA. Stuart will be sadly missed by his many friends and relatives. A Memorial Service will be held on Friday, September 17, 2004 at 11:00 a.m. at Knox Metropolitan United Church, 8307-109 Street. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the I.C. Unit at the Royal Alexandra Hospital, 10240 Kingsway Avenue, Edmonton T5H 3V9 or the charity of your choice. Hainstock's Funeral Home & Crematorium, 440-2999. Honoured Provider of Dignity Memorial.

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