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Archives for July 2009

MILLAR – Dawn

In Memorial

August 31,1942 – July 31, 2008 Dawn Millar beloved wife of Harvey of Calgary passed away after a courageous battle with cancer on Thursday, July 31, 2008 at the age of 65 years. Besides her loving husband, Harvey, Dawn is survived by her daughter and son-in law, Amanda and John Smith, and their children, Lauren […]

MATTSON – Georgina Frances (nee Colebrook)

In Memorial

February, 20 1920 – July 31, 2009 Georgina Frances Mattson (nee Colebrook) passed away with joy and humour on Friday, July 31, 2009 at the age of 89 years, after a long struggle. Georgie grew up in Canmore. She lived in Exshaw, Calgary and Westlock. In later years, she settled in Okotoks. Georgie was predeceased […]

PFOH – Marjorie (nee Hall)

PFOH – Marjorie (nee  Hall)

October 12, 1918 – July 31, 2009 Our dear Mom passed away peacefully on Friday, July 31, 2009 with her loving family at her side. Mom was born October 12, 1918 (Thanksgiving Day) and lived in Sunnyside for eighty years, always by the Bow River. The last ten years were spent at Bow View Manor […]

CHISHOLM – Roderick Thomas

CHISHOLM – Roderick Thomas

October 8, 1925 – July 31, 2009 Rod was born in Calgary, the only child of Nancy and Dan Chisholm. He resided in Bowness from 1931 to 1954 where he spent a happy childhood playing hockey, swimming in Bowness Park, fishing in the Bow River and wandering in the surrounding hills. He joined the RCVNR […]

CASTLE – William John (Jack)

CASTLE – William John (Jack)

June 1, 1935 – July 30, 2009 William John (Jack) Castle was born June 1, 1935 in Edgerton, Alberta. He passed away with his family at his side on Thursday, July 30, 2009, following a long and courageous battle with cancer. Jack is best described as the man for the job. When something needed to […]

LYE – Alfred George

LYE – Alfred George

November 23, 1914 – July 30, 2009 Alfred (Alf) Lye of Calgary passed away peacefully and with dignity on Thursday, July 30, 2009 at the age of 94 years. Dad was born in Winnipeg and moved to London, England as an infant, returning to Winnipeg in 1921 where he lived until moving to Calgary in […]

BUCHWALD – Gordon

In Memorial

June 4, 1922 – July 30, 2009 Gordon Buchwald, beloved husband of Grace Buchwald of Calgary, passed away on Thursday, July 30, 2009 at the age of 87 years. Gordon was born on June 4, 1922 in Standard, AB. He served in the RCAF from 1940 – 1945 as a Radar Technician. Gordon was a […]

BATES – Adria Joan

BATES – Adria Joan

November 22, 2005 – July 30, 2009 Our beautiful princess Adria was taken from us suddenly on Thursday, July 30, 2009 at the age of 3 years. Adria brought love and light into our world and to all those she met. She taught us the meaning of unconditional love, pure delight and unspeakable happiness. Adria […]

RAJKO – John Gaspar

In Memorial

February 24, 1920 – July 30, 2009 John Rajko, beloved father and father in-law of Marta and John Toltesi, passed away peacefully on Thursday July 30, 2009 at the age of 89 years. John was born in Bicske, Hungary. He married the love of his life Ili on April 5, 1945. He worked as Chief […]

MACFARLANE – Hazel Eva

MACFARLANE – Hazel Eva

November 2, 1919 – July 30, 2009 Hazel MacFarlane of Calgary passed away peacefully on Thursday, July 30, 2009 at the age of 89 years after a courageous battle with cancer. Hazel was born and raised in Nokomis, Saskatchewan. After completing high school in 1937, Hazel went off to business college in Regina. During the […]