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Archives for December 2017

WILSON, Ardell Earll

July 10, 1941 – Welland, Ontario December 27, 2017 – Calgary, Alberta It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Ardell Wilson on December 27, 2017 at the age of 76 years. He passed after a hard battle with Alzheimer’s and the flu at his home in Clifton Manor where he spent […]

BERTHELET, Peter Francis

June 25, 1943 – Kingston, Ontario December 29, 2017 – Okotoks, Alberta Peter, beloved husband, passed away peacefully with his wife, Irene, by his side on December 29, 2017. For many years before retiring, Peter worked in Calgary’s construction industry. His love for the outdoors included: gardening, hunting, fishing and golfing at the Willow Park […]

STARLIGHT, Carla Jean Anne Mountain Girl “Tsa chu tsidatsa”

July 17, 1982 – Calgary, Alberta December 26, 2017– Calgary, Alberta Carla, beloved mother of T.J., passed away on Tuesday, December 26, 2017 at the age of 35 years. Carla was born in Calgary, AB and raised on Tsuut’ina Nation, where she remained throughout her life. She was a very loving, kind and humble person, […]

Helbak, Rose Anne (nee Verag)

July 6, 1930 – Drumheller, Alberta December 28, 2017 – Calgary, Alberta Rose Helbak of Calgary passed away peacefully at the age of 87 years. Rose was born and raised in Drumheller, AB by hard working Hungarian immigrant parents. It was there that she met and married Gordon (predeceased December 31, 2014). In 1957, they […]

ATKINSON, Gladys “Doreen”

October 25, 1929 – Edmonton, Alberta December 27, 2017 – Calgary, Alberta Doreen Atkinson, beloved wife of the late James Atkinson, of Calgary passed away on Wednesday, December 27, 2017 at the age of 88 years. Doreen will be remembered as a strong-willed woman who loved needlepointing and was a member of the needlepoint guild. […]

BOWEN, Barry Leslie

January 23, 1946 – Calgary, Alberta December 27, 2017 – Calgary, Alberta Barry Bowen, beloved husband of Kay Bowen (nee Boon) of Calgary, passed away on Wednesday, December 27, 2017 at the age of 71 years. Barry lived for his time at the cabin, boating, golfing, and patrolling the neighborhood on his golf cart. Above […]

SHAW, Ronald “Ron” Alexander

March 25, 1946 December 24, 2017 Ron beloved husband of Debbie Shaw (nee Kelly) of Calgary passed away on December 24, 2017 at the age of 71 years after a heroic battle with cancer. The most important thing to Ron was his family. He spent much of his youth travelling around the world to such […]

GIUSTINI, Berardino “Dean”

September 8, 1954 – Villa Santa Lucia, Abruzzi, Italy December 26, 2017 – Calgary, Alberta Our beloved son, brother and friend, Dean Giustini passed away suddenly at home on Tuesday, December 26, 2017 at the age of 63 years. Dean is lovingly remembered by his mother Nina; siblings, Mario (Lorrie), Marcella (Joe) Brehm, Elena (Gianni) […]

PENNER, Sylvianne (nee Forsythe)

March 15, 1938- Regina, SK December 22, 2017- Calgary, AB Sylvianne Penner of Calgary passed away on Friday, December 22, 2017 at the age of 79 years. Sylvianne is survived by her three sons, one daughter and three grandchildren. Sylvianne was predeceased by her husband Paul in 2006. At Sylvianne’s request, there will be no […]

McCANN, Eleanor Whitton (nee Sharra)

February 5, 1924 – Brinston, Ontario December 25, 2017 – Calgary, Alberta We are sad to announce that Eleanor McCann passed away peacefully at the age of 93 on December 25, 2017. Eleanor was predeceased by her first husband John (Jack) Whitton in 1966 and is survived by their two daughters, Deborah Whitton of Calgary […]