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Archives for November 2008

White Eagle, Michael

In Memorial

Michael White Eagle passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Monday, November 24, 2008. He was born on April 28, 1942 at the Blackfoot Hospital, and later attended the Old Sun Boarding School. While there he enjoyed participating in a variety of sports such as boxing, hockey, and gymnastics, as well as survival corps […]

Knudtson, Colleen (aka Marianna Perry)

In Memorial

Colleen Knudtson a.k.a Marianna Perry, 63, of Calgary, Alberta has most decidedly left the building, passing peacefully on Thursday, November 27th after brief struggle with cancer. Colleen was born February 3rd, 1945 in Barrie, Ontario into the loving embrace of father Solan "Bud" Albert Richards and mother Ruth Richards (nee Hamilton), as well as siblings […]

Russell, Arnold George

In Memorial

Arnold George Russell beloved husband of Pamela of Springbank, AB, lost a courageous battle with cancer and passed away peacefully at his home, surrounded by his loving family, on November 27, 2008 at the age of 64 years. Arnold was born in Ottawa, ON to Mary Verna (nee Foster) and Arnold George Russell Sr. He […]

Barr, Albert

Barr, Albert

Albert passed away peacefully in his 88th year in the loving embrace of his family at Rockyview General Hospital on November 27, 2008. Beloved husband to his cherished wife, Doris, each most precious to the other for 63 years, their love is eternal. Born in Conquest, Saskatchewan, Al was a veteran of WW II serving […]

Bender, Alfred Harry

In Memorial

Alfred Harry Bender, beloved husband of Evelyn Bender, passed away on Tuesday, November 25, 2008 at the age of 65 years. Besides his loving wife Evelyn, Alfred is also survived by his brothers, Walter, John, Frank, and Stan Bender and Ed Chenard; his sister Ellen Bertram; as well as numerous nephews and nieces. A Memorial […]

Skydt, Karen (Sinne)

Skydt, Karen (Sinne)

Karen (Sinne) Skydt of Calgary, passed away on Wednesday, November 26, 2008, at the age of 84 years. Karen was born in Denmark and immigrated to Calgary in 1957 where She and Hans raised their family. Karen is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law, Ann and Phil Mocan and Marianne and Dennis Chaykowski; three grandchildren, […]

Loney, Karen Kathleen (nee wilson)

Loney, Karen Kathleen (nee wilson)

It is with a heavy heart that we say goodbye to Karen, our bright ray of sunshine Karen was born to Hugh and Lue Wilson in Wetaskawin, Alberta. Karen loved adventure and travel. She had extremely fond memories of her years in Turkey and all the fun adventures she had with her family and friends […]

Teuling, Albertus (Al)

Teuling, Albertus (Al)

Al Teuling beloved husband of Viola passed away on Wednesday, November 26, 2008 at the age of 73 years. Al was born in Almkerk, The Netherlands, on November 17, 1935. As a young twelve year old boy, he immigrated to Canada in 1948 with his family. Al worked on the family farm in Picture Butte […]

Fisher, Barry Hugh

Fisher, Barry Hugh

Barry Hugh Fisher, long-time partner of Murray Garnett of Calgary, passed away suddenly on Thursday, November 27, 2008 at the age of 46 years. Barry loved life. His great sense of humour made him the consummate practical joker and prankster. He had a passion for gardening, fishing, cooking, organizing family get-togethers and dinner with friends. And his favourite holiday? Of […]

Leong, Ming Shek

Leong, Ming Shek

Ming Shek Leong, beloved husband of Sue Leong, passed away on Monday, November 24, 2008 at the age of 77 years. Ming was born in Yinping Guangdong, China and immigrated to Vauxhall, Alberta, Canada on September.1, 1953. He first worked with his uncle Johnny and then started with the Bow River Irrigation district, as his […]