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Archives for August 2016

SHANNON, Melvin Earl

Melvin Earl Shannon, beloved father and grandfather, died at home with his family on Monday, August 29, 2016. Mel Shannon was born near Harris, Saskatchewan on March 22, 1927. He was the son of Robert Andrew Shannon and Beatrice May Lakey, and was predeceased by his brother, Howard. He went to school in Delisle, Saskatchewan. […]

THORN, Gary Clifford

April 4, 1942– Edmonton, Alberta August 27, 2016 – Calgary, Alberta It is with deep sorrow and much love that we mourn the passing of Gary Thorn, on August 27, 2016 at the age of 74 years. Gary was born in Edmonton to William Thorn and Marion McCaig. He and sisters, Myrna and Penny spent […]

NAISMITH, Sally Jane

June 21, 1945 – August 29, 2016 Sally Naismith of Calgary passed away at the Chinook Hospice on August 29, 2016. She is survived by her twin sister Sue Allen (Kerry Parsons), brother Fred Allen (Pat Hoggan),of Calgary, daughter Heather Barras (Jason), grandchildren Sarah and Georgia all of Sherwood Park, Alberta and her son, Charlie […]

KRIVOSHEN, Elmer Albert

KRIVOSHEN, Elmer Albert July 21, 1934 – Asquith, Saskatchewan August 29, 2016 – Calgary, Alberta Elmer Krivoshen, beloved husband of Vera of Calgary, Alberta, passed away on Monday, August 29, 2016 at the age of 82 years. Elmer loved woodworking, golfing, driving, as well as travelling South. He served on the Board of Directors for […]

MAGNAYE, Pedro (Jhun) Atienza

November 3, 1954 – Makati, Manila, Philippines August 28, 2016 – Calgary, Alberta Pedro (Jhun) Magnaye of Calgary passed away on Sunday, August 28, 2016 at the age of 61 years. Jhun is survived by his wife Lina Magnaye; children Kathleen (Ian) Lewis, Shaun Magnaye, Marion (Mark) Delos Reyes, Brandon and Byron (Michelle) Leyco; grandchildren, […]


March 7, 1921 – Városszalonak, Hungary August 27, 2016 – Cochrane, Alberta Elisabeth Keresztesi of Cochrane, AB, passed away on August 27, 2016 at the age of 95 years. Elisabeth was born in Varosszalonok Hungary, now Austria. She came to Calgary Canada in 1955, married Frank Keresztesi in 1956, and had two children Kathleen & […]

McDONALD, William Galloway Jr.

Bill was born to Ethel and Galloway McDonald in Edmonton on November 7, 1952. He lived most of his life in Calgary and graduated from the University of Calgary in 1974 with a B. Comm. Bill had a long, successful career with the Group Benefits Division of the London Life Insurance Company, during which he […]

KOBRZYNSKI, Marianna “Mary” (nee Kovalik )

January 8, 1925 – Bruzavice, Poland August 28, 2016 – Calgary, Alberta In the early morning of August 28, 2016, our Mama left us much as she lived her life, peacefully and with dignity, at the age of 91 years. Mary was born in Poland and immigrated to Canada in 1947. She met her soul […]

KEITH, Frederick Edward (Ed)

Frederick Edward Keith (Ed), 94, passed away unexpectedly from a head injury sustained from a fall on August 18, 2016 while Salmon fishing near Bella Bella, British Columbia. He was born on May 6, 1922 in Portland, Oregon to Frederick Arthur and Dora Bliss (Davis) Keith. Ed grew up in Southern California and graduated from […]

CANNON, Michael Daniel Joseph

April 8, 1959 – North Bay, Ontario August 26, 2016 – Calgary, Alberta Michael, beloved father, husband, son, brother, uncle, and friend to much of Calgary, passed away on August 26th, 2016 at the age of 57 years. Michael was born in North Bay and raised in Sarnia, Ontario. For the past 35 years, Mike […]