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Archives for November 2016

WOOLGAR, Raymond (Ray) Jack

October 4, 1926 – November 29, 2016 Raymond Jack Woolgar passed away on November 29, 2016; gifted with 90 years of life. He died in the arms of family. Raymond leaves his wife of 66 years, Jean and their four children, Graham (Susan), Peter (Mary-Jo), Janet and Robert (Katie). Raymond was also blessed with three […]

ROBERTSON, Glenn – MEng, BSc (Eng.)

April 18, 1925 – Sherman, Texas November 14, 2016 – Fountain Hills, Arizona It is with sorrow in our hearts we announce the passing of Glenn Robertson at age 91 on Monday, November 14, 2016 in Fountain Hills, Arizona. Glenn was born in April 1925 as the second of two children to Joe and Addrue […]

MANYWOUNDS, Francis Cyril “Archie”

“Shadow That Flys Above The Clouds” Ak’odza Nak’us K’ida January 24, 1931 Bragg Creek, Alberta November 29, 2016, Calgary, Alberta It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of a Pioneer “Cowboy” and respected Tsuut’ina Nation Speaking Elder at the age 85. Francis (Archie) started riding at a young age in the boys […]

READ, John (Jack) Ernest

January 28, 1927 – Unity, Saskatchewan November 29, 2016 – Calgary, Alberta John Ernest Read (Jack) passed away at Bow Crest Care Centre on Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at the age of 89 years. Jack was the last surviving member of the five children born to Frank and Lillian (Annie) (née Wilson) Read in Unity, […]

LACELLE, Blanche Mary Cecile

May 7, 1934 – Ottawa, ON November 29, 2016 – Calgary, AB Blanche Lacelle of Calgary, passed away on Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at the age of 82 years. Blanche was born and raised in Ottawa and served in the RCAF from 1955 to 1958. In 1959 she began working as a telephone operator for […]

PROULX-TURNER, Sharron Marguerite

April 21, 1953 – Metcalfe, ON November 21, 2016 – Calgary, AB Mother, Nokomis, aunty, sister, friend, poet, storyteller and teacher to the last, Sharron joined the ancestors, her mother Joan, sister Gail and son Steven, on November 21 at Rosedale Hospice in Calgary. In her last days, she spoke of her sense of peace […]

BERNARDO, Carolynne Ann (nee Wright)

May 30, 1963 – Pincher Creek, Alberta November 27, 2016 – Okotoks, Alberta Carolynne Ann Bernardo beloved wife of Ivan of Calgary, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family on Sunday, November 27, 2016 at the age of 53 years. Carolynne was born in Pincher Creek, Alberta, she then moved to Calgary in 1980 to […]

PARKINSON, Dale Edward

May 10, 1939 – Vancouver, BC November 28, 2016 – Calgary, AB Our family is saddened to announce the passing of beloved husband, father, and grandfather, Dale E Parkinson on Monday, November 28, 2016 at the age of 77 years. Dad was a graduate of Central High School in Calgary, and continued his education at […]

GLEASON, John James

June 27, 1928 – Punnichy, SK November 27, 2016 – Calgary, AB John James Gleason of Calgary, passed away on Sunday, November 27, 2016 at the age of 88 years. John was born June 27, 1928 in Punnichy, SK. He spent his early years in several small towns in Saskatchewan and moved to Regina at […]

REA, Margaret

June 5, 1925 – Arborg, Manitoba November 27, 2016 – Calgary, Alberta Margaret Rea of Calgary passed away peacefully, surrounded by the love of her family, on Sunday, November 27, 2016 at the age of 91 years. She was the loving wife of Jim Rea for fifty-six years until his passing in 2003. Together, Margaret […]