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Archives for August 2012

BUCKLAND, Richard “Dick” Stanley, P.Eng.

BUCKLAND, Richard “Dick” Stanley, P.Eng.

August 18, 1924 – August 31, 2012 Dick Buckland of Calgary, AB, passed away on August 31, 2012 at the age of 88 years after a short battle with pancreatic cancer. Dick was born on August 18, 1924 in Swift Current, Sask. to Stanley and Daisy Buckland and was the youngest of four children. He […]

HUGHES, Garry Charles

In Memorial

June 21, 1931 – August 31, 2012 Garry Charles Hughes of Calgary, passed away on Friday, August 31, 2012 at the age of 81 years. Garry was a long-time member of the Royal Canadian Legion in Carstairs, AB, where a dart tournament was held annually in Joyce’s memory. Garry’s remaining years were spent at Father […]

WALLACE, Pearl May (nee Phillips)

WALLACE, Pearl May (nee Phillips)

June 3, 1928 – August 31, 2012 Beloved wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother passed away while vacationing in Montana. Pearl was born in Leduc and lived her entire life in Alberta, the last twenty years in Cochrane. Bob and Pearl were happily married for fifty two years until Bob’s passing in 2008. Since then, […]

HIEBERT, Helena Antonia (Helen)

HIEBERT, Helena Antonia (Helen)

November 20, 1925 – August 31, 2012 Helen Hiebert, passed away peacefully in Calgary on Friday, August 31, 2012. Born in Brierville, Alberta, to immigrants from Riese, Italy Helen spent her childhood in the Lac La Biche and Coalhurst areas. As a young woman Helen moved to Calgary where she met and married her husband, […]

L.Col. ALLEN, Robert Benedict (Ben)

L.Col. ALLEN, Robert Benedict (Ben)

September 21, 1940 – August 31, 2012 Ben Allen beloved husband of Lois Allen of Calgary passed away on Friday, August 31, 2012 at the age of 71 years. Ben served 27 years in the Canadian Army Medical Corps. Outside his career Ben dedicated his life to his family. Besides his loving wife Lois, Ben […]

BAIRD, William

BAIRD, William

August 9, 1922 – August 31, 2012 It is with great sadness that the family of William Murray Baird announces his passing on Friday, August 31, 2012. Bill was predeceased by his wife Margaret in 2009. Bill was born on August 9, 1922 in Glasgow, Scotland and immigrated to Canada in 1955 with Margaret and […]

CUBA, Wilfredo “Willy”

CUBA, Wilfredo “Willy”

October 16, 1953 – August 31, 2012 Willy beloved husband of Liliana Bardales of Calgary, passed away on August 31, 2012 at the age of 58 years. The remarkable story of Willy Cuba as told by Melissa and Diego Cuba in 1998, ages 11 and 10. “Willy had an interesting childhood where he got good […]

McTighe, Ebby MN

McTighe, Ebby MN

July 5, 1927 – August 31, 2012 It is with deep sorrow we announce the passing of Ebby McTighe. He passed away peacefully surrounded by family at Carewest Colonel Belcher. Ebby was born and raised in Calgary. He proudly served as a Seaman in the Merchant Navy during WWII and actually had his 16th birthday […]

JORDAN, Verna Lynn

JORDAN, Verna Lynn

January 4, 1958 – August 31, 2012 It is with great sadness we announce the passing of our beloved wife, mother and daughter on August 31, 2012 at the age of 54 years. Verna was born in Bienfait, SK on January 4, 1958. She is survived by her loving husband Morris Jordan; and her two […]

SCABAR, Nora

SCABAR, Nora

February 10, 1913 – August 31, 2012 Nora Scabar (formerly Rogers), beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, passed away on Friday, August 31, 2012 at the age of 99 years. Nora was born in Dobruz, Bulgaria, came to Canada with her mother and siblings in 1924 and lived on the farm near Three Hills prior to […]