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SIEBEN, Alexander “Alex” James

1937– Calgary, AB
2014– Nanton, AB

Alexander “Alex” James Sieben beloved husband of Sylvia Sieben of Nanton, passed away on Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at the age of 76 years.

Alex was an entrepreneur, businessman, and founder of Sieben Metal Industries Ltd. in Nanton. He had a love of dogs and was a member of Stavely Oddfellows.

Everyone whoever met Alex will remember him for his passion, perseverance, heart and soul for better things, good stories and escapades beyond belief. Alex will be sadly missed by family and friends.

Besides his loving wife Sylvia, Alex is survived by daughters Carol Sieben and Lori Kuervers (Glenn); son Ivan Sieben; sisters Bernice Lambert, Teresa Lindholm (Barney) and Mary Smith; brother John Sieben (Claire); numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews; and good friend Jack McCarty. He was predeceased by his son Gary Sieben.

No Funeral Service will be held. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.

In living memory of Alex Sieben, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. Telephone: (403) 256-9575.

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  1. Sorry for your families loss. He was a great guy who always had a story and advice. Take care

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  2. My thoughts are with you Mary, Theresa, Carol and Sylvia. Good memories from many years.
    Love Fran

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  3. Sarsfield, Don & Shirley :

    Ivan: Our thoughts are with you at this difficult time.

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  4. Dear Auntie Sylvia, Ivan, Carol and Lori and family,
    Just want you to know my wife Sherry and I are sad to hear about Uncle Alex. He was loved and will be missed by all. Our hearts go out to you and you are deeply in our thoughts and prayers. Lots of Love and hopefully the pain of loss can be replaced soon by the memory of a great man.
    Love Roger and Sherry Lambert

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  5. Ken & Ann Herman :

    Dear Sylvia and Family;
    We are very sorry to hear about your loss, Alex will be missed I am sure and was a great neighbor when we lived in Nanton. I have some fond memories of him, always laughing and so out going. We shared a few pints in our garage from time to time and he was always good for a story or two. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

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  6. Dave and Hilda Graham :

    Ivan and Sylvia and families
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. We will miss Alex after
    all these years. Look forward to seeing you in the spring.

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  7. So sorry to hear about Uncle Alex passing. I loved his laugh and his no nonsense attitude toward life. Love to you all.

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  8. Terry Lynn Sieben :

    Dear Auntie Sylvia and family;
    I am so sorry to hear that Uncle Alex has left us. I can only hope you will find some comfort in knowing we are thinking of you at this difficult time and that Uncle Alex will be dearly missed
    by us all. I love you all and my deepest sympathy to everyone.

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  9. Beverly Sieben :

    To Auntie Sylvia and family,

    My heart and prayers are with you and the family during this time of loss. Uncle Alex will be dearly missed and I will miss his unforgetful laugh and smile. I have wonderful memories and had thought of when Gary and he had the shop in Calgary when Wendy and I were out in Calgary for a bit. I send big hugs your way and am thinking of you all with shared sadness, love and memories.
    sincerely, Beverly

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