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AMOS, (Goodeagle) Shane Vernon

AMOS, Shane-obit

May 26, 1986 - Canmore, Alberta July 20, 2016 - Morley, Alberta It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Shane on Wednesday, July 20, 2016 at the age of 30 years. Shane was an out-going, caring, humble, loving individual who loved to make people laugh. Most of all he loved and cherished the moments where he got to be Continue reading

SIEMENS, Elsa (nee Belz)

In Memorial

November 20, 1918 – Backnang, Germany July 21, 2016 – Calgary, Alberta It is with heartfelt sorrow and sadness that the family of Elsa Siemens announces her passing on Thursday, July 21, 2016 at the age of 97 years. Elsa is survived by two sons; two daughters-in-law; five grandchildren and their spouses; eight great-grandchildren. She was a Continue reading


PALMER, Alice - Obit

November 14, 1945 – Dokkum, Netherlands July 21, 2016 – Calgary, Alberta Alice Palmer, beloved wife of Wayne of Calgary, passed away on July 21, 2016 at the age of 70 years. Born on November 14, 1945 in Dokkum, Netherlands, Alice immigrated to Canada in 1954. After meeting her soul mate, Alice married Wayne in 1967. Alice was a fantastic cook Continue reading

BAXTER, Joyce Irene

BAXTER, Joyce - obit

March 20, 1926 - London, England July 21, 2016 - Calgary, Alberta Joyce, aged 90, passed away peacefully in Calgary on July 21, 2016. She is survived by her loving husband John of 54 years and her children John and Gail. Joyce was born in London, and grew up in Sutton, Surrey, England. Immigrating to Canada in 1951, and settling in Montreal, she Continue reading

WILLIAMSON, Iris (nee Green)

WILLIAMSON, Iris- obit

March 14, 1925 – Halstead, Essex, England July 18, 2016 – Claresholm, Alberta Iris Williamson of Claresholm, passed away on Monday, July 18, 2016 at the age of 91 years. Iris was the only child of Emily Ellen Pilgrim and Leonard Lichtenstein Green. Iris was born and raised in the market town of Halstead, in Essex, England. She was the Continue reading


PAREKH, Nabil - Obit

November 9, 1991 – Nairobi, Kenya July 18, 2016 - Calgary, Alberta Nabil of Calgary, AB, passed away on July 18, 2016 at the age of 24 years. It is with profound sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Nabil Parekh at the very tender age of 24. Nabil will be survived by his mother Shyrose Peerwani, brother Arshil Parekh , Alisha Bachez Continue reading

GOEDE, Kerry Pierce

GOEDE, Kerry - Obit

October 23, 1954 - Wainwright, Alberta July 21, 2016 - Carseland, Alberta It is with great sadness that the family of Kerry Pierce Goede announces his sudden but peaceful passing at his home on Thursday, July 21, 2016. Kerry is survived by the love of his life Karen Bennett; children, Pierce (Nicole), Jenna (Matthew), Colin (Shania) and Conner Continue reading

FIRINGSTONEY, Jodi Nathan (Rolls with the Thunderbirds)


January 6, 1981 - Wetaskiwin, AB July 17, 2016 - Calgary, AB Jodi Firingstoney of Bragg Creek, AB passed away on July 17, 2016 at the age of 35 years. Jodi was known for having a big heart and the best sense of humour. He was always loving and caring toward all who knew him. He was a boxer earlier in his life and he was brave and was never Continue reading

ELLWAND, Bruce Peter

ELLWAND, Bruce - Obit

May 13, 1964 – Calgary, AB July 20, 2016 – Airdrie, AB It is with profound sadness that we announce the sudden passing of our dear son, brother and father Bruce Peter Ellwand on Wednesday, July 20, 2016 at the age of 52 years. Bruce loved his family dearly. He was full of kindness and was always willing to help others. He made many special Continue reading

HEFTER, Donna Fay

HEFTER, Donna - Obit

October 2, 1954 – Regina, SK July 19, 2016 – Calgary, AB Donna Hefter, beloved wife of Tom Hefter passed away on Tuesday, July 19, 2016 at the age of 61 years after a lengthy battle with metastatic breast cancer which she faced with strength and dignity. Donna and Tom had an extremely close and loving relationship. They did most things together Continue reading