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ANDERSON – Barney Charles (Ben)

April 23, 1929 – November 9, 2009

Barney (Ben) Anderson passed away peacefully on Monday, November 9, 2009 at the age of 80 years, to join his loving wife Vivian who predeceased him September 15, 2009.

Barney was born in Portage La Prairie, MB to Barney and Catharine Anderson. He along with his wife Vivian are the founders of A & B Carpets, for which they took much pride. He loved golfing and his cottage at Hidden Valley Resort.

Ben leaves behind his loving family; daughters Kathy (Jim) Bulmer, Linda Todd, and his sons Guy (Cat) Anderson, Barry (Nancy) Anderson, his loving grandchildren Tammy Todd, Kelly Todd, Rob and Jolene Bulmer, Bobby Todd, Brittney Anderson and Damien Anderson and his great grandchildren, also his loving sisters Mae Gauthier of St. Anne. MB, Lorraine Michelko of Prince George, BC and brother Sandy Anderson of Ste. Anne, MB. and their families. Ben was predeceased by his sister Irene McDonald and brothers Lawrence and Arnold Anderson. “We love you dad and grandpa – Rest in Peace”

A Celebration of Ben’s Life will take place in the spring with his family and friends, and we will lay Mom and Dad to rest together.
Forward condolences through If friends so desire, memorial tributes can be made directly to the Alzheimer Society of Calgary (#201, 222 – 58 Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB T2H 2S3 Telephone 403-290-0110 or

In living memory of Ben Anderson, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Telephone: (403) 243-8200.

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  1. Aunt Vivian and Uncle Ben are now together again may they both rest in Peace. I will miss them both so much.

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  2. Robyn Hoffman (cousin) Daughter of late Bob and Marg Kolesnikoff :

    Your sadness is deeply felt in loosing both your Mom and Dad. Trust in God’s loving ways, Prayers to everyone.
    Love from Robyn Hoffman and family.

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