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VASTENHOUT, Ryan Matthys Edward

VASTENHOUT, Ryan - Obit photo

August 5, 1984 - Crowsnest Pass, AB June 22, 2015 –Sulaymaniyah, Iraq Ryan Vastenhout of Airdrie, AB, passed away on Monday, June 22, 2015 at the age of 30 years. Ryan was born August 5, 1984 in the Crowsnest Pass. He was a very quiet, shy child. He fit right into his new big loving family. He loved to watch the action from a distance. He'd Continue reading

SNOW, Violet “Chûchû Mâman”

SNOW, Violet

Our beloved Chûchû Mâman was called home by our Creator on Wednesday, July 1, 2015 at the age of 77 years. Violet believed and practiced her cultural traditions. She carried the knowledge, instilling the teachings to her family. Her spirit was very gentle, kind and giving. Violet is survived by her children Eldon (Jackie) and Lana; eighteen Continue reading

SIMEON, Harold Colin “Corn”

In Memorial

December 24, 1956 – Calgary, Alberta June 29, 2015 – Calgary, Alberta Harold Colin Simeon passed away suddenly on June 29, 2015 at Calgary, AB at the age of 58 years old. Harold was born on December 24, 1956 at Calgary, AB. He is survived by his common law wife Christine Bearspaw, his children Sheldon, Leroy, Lisa (Jeremy), Marci, Colin Jr, Continue reading

NELSON, Caroline “Joanne”

NELSON, Caroline - Obit Photo

NELSON, Caroline “Joanne” October 23, 1939 - Kinkora, Prince Edward Island July 2, 2015 - Calgary, Alberta In her 75th year, following a 5 year valiant battle with ALS, Joanne Nelson passed away on July 2, 2015 in Calgary, AB. Joanne was born in Kinkora, P.E.I. in 1939. Following graduation from high school she entered a nursing career at Continue reading

CRAIG, William Hugh “Bill”

CRAIG, William - Older Obit

CRAIG, William Hugh “Bill” November 27, 1931 – Calgary, Alberta July 1, 2015 – Calgary, Alberta   William (Bill) Hugh Craig, beloved husband of Connie of Calgary, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 1, 2015 at the age of 83 years. Bill coached minor league baseball and hockey for over 20 years, and inspired many by playing Continue reading

Pearce, Margaret Isabel (nee: Hemstock)

Pearce, Margaret Isabel

August 25, 1926 – Hanna, Alberta July 1, 2015 – Cochrane, Alberta  Margaret Pearce, Beloved wife of Leo, passed away peacefully on July 1, 2015 at the age of 88 years. Born in Hanna, Alberta, Margaret grew up on the family farm near Hanna.   She attended high school in Hanna where she met her lifelong companion, Leo Pearce. They were married on Continue reading

BEEGAN, Lorna Kathleen

BEEGAN , Lorna

September 22, 1920 - Boissevain, MB July 1, 2015 – Calgary, AB Lorna Beegan beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, passed away peacefully at the Rockyview Hospital, on July 1, 2015 at the age of 94 years, barely three months short of her 95th birthday. Born in Manitoba, Lorna moved to Alberta's Crowsnest Pass as a young girl. She Continue reading

DIXON, William John

DIXON, John_obit

September 4, 1950 – Calgary, Alberta June 25, 2015 – Calgary, Alberta William (Bill) John Dixon beloved husband, father and brother passed away peacefully at the Rockyview Hospital in Calgary on Thursday, June 25, 2015 at the age of 64 years. Bill owned and operated his own accounting practice for over 30 years and provided personal service to Continue reading


THIESSEN, Edward - CH photo

September 14, 1924 – Saskatoon, Saskatchewan July 1, 2015 – Calgary, Alberta Ed Thiessen, beloved husband of Roma of Calgary, passed away on Wednesday, July 1, 2015 at the age of 90 years. Ed was born in Saskatoon on 1924. He taught in both public and high schools in Saskatchewan. After service in the R.C.A.F. he was employed by the Alberta Continue reading

RICKS, Cody Donald

In Memorial

November 23, 1966 – June 10, 2015 Mr. Cody Donald Ricks of Calgary, passed away on June 10, 2015 at the age of 48 years. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Park Memorial, 5008 Elbow Drive S.W. Calgary, AB) on Wednesday, July 8, 2015 at 9:30 a.m. Graveside Service to follow at Queen’s Park Cemetery. Condolences may be Continue reading