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Archives for October 2018

GETTIS, Paul Jeffrey Adam

January 21, 1981 – October 20, 2018 It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Paul Gettis, beloved husband of Bethany, on Saturday, October 20, 2018 at the age of 37 years. Paul was born in Calgary, AB and attended Silver Springs Elementary and Montgomery Jr. High Schools. His senior high school […]

CATOR, Opal “Ethelda”

August 22, 1921 – Vancouver, British Columbia October 31, 2018 – Calgary, Alberta Ethelda Cator passed away on Wednesday, October 31, 2018 at the age of 97 years. Ethelda was a vibrant woman that was loved, is missed and will always be cherished by her family. Opal “Ethelda” was born on August 22, 1921 and […]

STREKAF, Doris

January 1, 1923 – Regina, Saskatchewan October 30, 2018 – Calgary, Alberta Doris Strekaf of Calgary, Alberta, passed away on Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at the age of 95 years. Doris was universally viewed by everyone who knew her as one of the kindest and most considerate people they ever met. She was born on […]

BYRNE, Fergus John

August 20, 1942 – Wexford, Ireland October 27, 2018 – Calgary, Alberta It is with incredible sadness that we share the sudden and unexpected death of Fergus Byrne on Saturday, October 27, 2018. Fergus is survived by his loving wife Jane Cooper; his siblings, Deidre Boyle, Des Byrne and Nuala Byrne; father and mother-in-law, Patrick […]

CHISHOLM, Dr. Bill (W.M.), WWII Veteran

Having lived a long, successful and full life it is with sadness the family announces the passing of a loving husband, phenomenal father and friend on Friday October 26, 2018. Born in Halifax, NS on September 28, 1921 at home. He is survived by his loving wife Jean; his beloved daughter Barbara and cherished son […]

HARDIE, Stella Bertha

September 1, 1929 – St. Norbert, Manitoba October 30, 2018 – Calgary, Alberta Stella Bertha Hardie of Calgary passed away peacefully on Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at the age of 89 years. Stella is survived by her three children, Norman (Barbara), Susan (Barry), and Robert (Virginia “Ginny”); sisters, Rose of Winnipeg, MB, Helen of Howden, […]

SZPECHT, Leontyna (Leona)

July 8, 1919 – Bakonówka, Poland October 26, 2018 – Okotoks, Alberta With great sadness in our hearts we announce that our loving mother, Leontyna (née Waskiewicz) Szpecht, passed away peacefully on Friday, October 26, 2018 at the age of 99 years. Born in the village of Bakonówka, Poland, Leona was the eldest of six […]

MAH, Jean Mee Ling

January 13, 1968 – Lethbridge, Alberta October 26, 2018 – Calgary, Alberta Jean Mah of Calgary, AB, passed away on Friday, October 26, 2018 at the age of 50 years. Jean was a sweet, caring, loving, happy, and adventurous lady. She lived life to the fullest and truly enjoyed spending time with all her friends, […]

LYONS, Rosemary Theresa

May 23, 1926 – Galahad, Alberta October 27, 2018 – Calgary, Alberta It is with sadness that we announce that Rosemary Lyons of Calgary, AB, passed away peacefully at the age of 92 years. Rosemary was born in Galahad, Alberta, on May 23, 1926, the eldest of seven children born to Charles and Margaret Lyons. […]

HORNBERGER, Lockard “Lock”

February 2, 1931 – Fort MacLeod, Alberta October 27, 2018 – Calgary, Alberta Lock passed away on October 27, 2018 at the age of 87 years. At Lock’s request there will be no service. Thank you to Chinook Care Centre Staff for the care they provided him this past year. Condolences may be forwarded through […]