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Archives for March 2011

Deyell – Roy Victor

Deyell – Roy Victor

April 23, 1925 – March 31, 2011 The Honourable Roy Victor Deyell, loving husband of Barbara Deyell of Calgary for 61 years, passed away on Thursday, March 31, 2011, nearing his 86th birthday. Born on a farm near Frobisher, Saskatchewan, Roy was educated at Saskatchewan public schools and the University of Saskatchewan. But he called […]

METCALFE – James “Jim”

METCALFE – James “Jim”

June 6, 1968 – March 31, 2011 It is with great sadness that we announce the loss of our beloved son, brother and uncle, James “Jim” Metcalfe of Calgary, who passed away on Thursday, March 31, 2011 at the age of 42 years. Jim was born and raised in Calgary, AB. He was a respected […]

HARRIES – Gideon Matthew Fenton

HARRIES  –  Gideon Matthew Fenton

The death is sadly announced of Gideon Matthew Fenton Harries, who died unexpectedly but peacefully at his home in Calgary on March 31st 2011. Gideon was born in Guildford, Surrey, England, on March 27th 1966, and moved with his family to Canada in 1978. He attended St. Mary’s School, Bishop Carroll School, the University of […]

ELLINGSEN – Jorgine Johanna (nee Salte)

ELLINGSEN  –  Jorgine Johanna (nee Salte)

December 10, 1922 to March 31, 2011 Sadly, but in a way with gladness, we wish to announce the passing of Jorgine, our much loved mother and grandmother and beloved wife of Emil. Jorgine was born at a homestead near Cereal, AB but soon moved with her parents Lars and Hilda Salte and her brothers […]

BIG PLUME – Dora Mary

In Memorial

July 7, 1925 – March 29, 2011 It is with deep sorrow that the families of Dora Big Plume announce her passing on Tuesday, March 29, 2011 at the age of 85 years. Dora was a kind, humble, loving lady. She enjoyed spending time with her children, taking an active part in their lives, she […]

BURGER – Robin James

BURGER – Robin James

April 26, 1927– March 30, 2011 Robin Burger of Calgary, passed away on Wednesday, March 30, 2011 at the age of 83 years. Born in Winnipeg April 26, 1927, Robin enlisted in the army just after his 16th birthday. From September 1944, he served in 1st Canadian Parachute Bn., in the UK, Belgium, Holland and […]

NICHOL – Florrie Marion

In Memorial

February 11, 1913 – March 30, 2011 Florrie Nichol of Calgary passed away on Wednesday, March 30, 2011 at the age of 98 years. Florrie was born February 11, 1913 on the family farm situated north of the village of Bagot, MB. She attended elementary school in the one room schools of Bagot and Mountain […]

BUGG – Helen Genevieve (nee Schmitz)

BUGG – Helen Genevieve (nee Schmitz)

February 19, 1923 – March 30, 2011 With heavy hearts, we announce the passing of our mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Peacefully, Mom lost her courageous battle with Alzheimer’s disease at the age of 88. Although in sorrow, we feel a great sense of comfort in knowing that she is no longer suffering and that Heaven […]

SAVIAK – Bill (Wm.)

SAVIAK – Bill (Wm.)

September 12, 1932 – March 30, 2011 Bill Saviak of Calgary passed away at his home on Wednesday, March 30, 2011 at the age of 78 years. Bill’s was a life lived in celebration. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, valued and skilled mentor and an inspiration to all who knew him. Born in […]

DAVENPORT – Harold Ernest

DAVENPORT –  Harold Ernest

September 26, 1940 – March 30, 2011 Harold passed away peacefully at the Foothills Country Hospice after a courageous battle with cancer at the age of 70 years. Harold is survived by his wife Anne; son James (Amber); sister Jane, special cousins Mary Lynn and Dick Micklich of Idaho Falls; along with numerous other extended […]