May 9, 1954 – Morley, Alberta
March 13, 2017 – Morley, Alberta
Our beloved father, grandfather, great-grandfather, uncle and brother Ferlin Lefthand was called home by our Creator on Monday, March 13, 2017 at the age of 62 years.
He was blessed by his children, Lisa, Sophia, Levi, and adopted son he raised, Andrew Pooreagle. Ferlin cherished and loved his nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. He was survived by his siblings Kevin (Kathy), Georgina, Julie (Darcy); adopted brothers Duane Chocan, Keith Cecil (Jubilene) and numerous nephews, nieces and relatives from Eden Valley, AB and Muskuachee, AB. We apologize if we have missed anyone.
Ferlin is now at peace with his parents, Johnny Poucette and Ivy Lefthand; brothers Clayton and Mitchell, and adopted mother Elizabeth Holloway whom he dearly missed.
Ferlin was born and raised in Morley, AB, he was the most talented one in our family. Ferlin attended residential school in the community. He was also a committed hockey player with the Canmore Flyers during his teenage years, a ski instructor at Sunshine Village and a self taught musician that started one of the first bands in the community with his brothers. Ferlin had the passion with horses. He was also a bronc rider in the rodeos and many other talents and achievements, the list goes on.
The family would like to thank Home Care, EMS in Morley, Canmore Hospital and Dr. Kirk.
Wake Services will be held at the residence late Ferlin Lefthand (Morley, AB) on Thursday, March 16, 2017. Funeral Services will be held at Bearspaw Youth Centre (Morley, AB) on Saturday, March 18, 2017 at 12:00 p.m. Graveside Service to follow at Wesley Cemetery (Morley, AB). Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Ferlin Lefthand, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Cochrane, 369 RAILWAY STREET, COCHRANE. Telephone: 403-932-4740.Print This Obituary & Condolences