Okotoks AB Obituaries and Funeral Related News
Stewart, Gordon Frank, (March 7, 2017) - Lambton ShieldTuesday, April 04, 2017
Dorothy Janette Stewart and his loving children and grandchildren: Gail Deakin (nee Stewart), of Sarnia Ontario, and her children, Christopher Deakin (Kerri Ann,) of Okotoks Alberta and Albert Deakin of Toronto, Ontario and Gary Stewart (Donna) of Sherwood Park Alberta and their children Stephen Stewart (Morgan), Cheryl Hamaluk (Justin), their daughters Willow and Freya, Kristina Paulson (Trevor), Garth Stewart of Sarnia Ontario and his sister Eleanor Davies, of Mesa Arizona. He is survived by his late daughter Donna Stewart’s children Jason Marks, his son Prestyn, Amanda Marks, (Kevin) Melissa Marks (Ryan) Lisa Marks (Jean) and their children Landyn and Maliyah. Gordon was predeceased by his brother Lorne Stewart and his daughter Donna Stewart. Family and friends will be received at the D.J. ROBB FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION CENTRE on Wednesday, March 15th, 2017 between the hours of 2:00 to 4:00 pm. Cremation will follow. Memorial gifts in memory of Gordon to the Cancer Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Memories and messages of condolence may be sent through www.djrobb.on.ca.Let's block ads! (Why?)...
Emilie Irene Zentner - Humboldt JournalTuesday, January 31, 2017
Kinga) and their children, Emma, Jaxon and Kamryn; Also left to cherish Emilie's memory are numerous nieces and nephews, one brother-in-law, Ron (Joyce) Zentner and sister-in-law, Pat Beiswanger of Okotoks, AB. She was predeceased by her beloved husband Ed, daughter Mary Lea Basset, daughter-in-law, Faith Zentner, sister Rose Weisgerber, sister-in-law, Audrey (Zentner) Swires and brothers-in-law, Lawrence and Dennis Zentner. Emilie was born to Anton and Mary Zimbrod in St. Anna, Romania on August 20, 1928. Her family immigrated to Canada in 1930 when she was only 18 months and her sister Rose, 5 years old. They settled in the Englefeld/Watson area of Saskatchewan. Emilie received her education in Saskatchewan then went on to become a government telephone operator in Watson, which is where she met Ed Zentner, from Romance, SK. They were married at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Watson on February 20, 1950 then settled in to raise their family. In 1968, they moved their family to Humboldt, SK, where Emilie worked as an administrative secretary at St. Mary's Villa and a part-time accountant at the community college. In July 1981, the family moved to Calgary for Ed's career in the insurance industry. Emilie was a devout Catholic and a great believer of prayer. She was a life time and charter member of the C.W.L. since 1957, serving as Treasurer and a volunteer for many years. She was a lover of nature and enjoyed gardening. Once her children were grown and moved on, Emilie devoted her time to her grandchildren. She loved her dogs Skippy and Paige. She had many hobbies including dressmaking, sewing, baking, painting, knitting and crocheting; her family has said many times that if she lived to be a 150 years old, she would never finish everything she wanted to do. Emilie's husband and family of six children were the most important part of her life. In her later years, she also found great joy spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Emilie's family and friends will remember her for her kindness, good sense of humour and loving, gentle nature. She will be sadly missed by all those who knew her. Prayers and tributes will be said at ST. CECILIA’S CATHOLIC CHURCH, 321-90 Avenue S.E., Calgary, AB on Wednesday, January 25, 2017 at 6:00 P.M.A Funeral Mass will be Celebrated at ST. CECILIA’S CATHOLIC CHURCH, 321-90 Avenue S.E. Calgar...
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Show n' shine chairperson remembered as 'family-man' - High River TimesFriday, September 02, 2016
Red Deer Lake Church, the car club, the Rotary Club of High River and through his work, she noted family meant everything to her father.
“He was out at my grandparents’ farm (outside Okotoks), probably at least three or four times a week,” she recalled. “He would just show up to see what they needed.”
Jeff Langford, president with the River City Classics Car Club, remembered Garret, a club vice-president, as a man who had two loves—his family first and then vehicles.
“The response has been overwhelming,” he said, noting the shock, disbelief everyone is feeling. “Even for his service, I’ve had lots of guys call from all over who have found out about Garret’s passing.”
Garret, according to Langford, was a man who consistently volunteered his time with the car club and enjoyed the fact money is directed towards not-for-profits in the Foothills region.
Members involved with the Okotoks’ show n’ shine were also left reeling, as Garret was involved in that town’s event as well. The show was hosted the day after the accident, Langford said.
“(When) everybody saw each other and got together, there was probably more of a family kinship between our group and it’s...brought us all closer,” he added.
Before the service, which takes place 1 p.m. on Aug. 29, people are invited to bring their vehicles to High River’s Canadian Tire at 11 a.m. for the tribute cruise to Red Deer Lake United Church.
Additional drivers will join the cruise in the Aldersyde/Okotoks area, Langford said.
“It’s just a great example of the person he was and the lives he touched and affected,” he added. “Everyone wants to show their support and appreciation for him.”
A tribute will be made to Garret at High River’s upcoming show n’ shine on Sept. 25. Langford noted a permanent memorial plaque will be erected at Eamon’s station, the organization’s future club house.
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Joan Elnora Mahovlic - Alberni Valley NewsWednesday, March 27, 2019
Morse, all from Nova Scotia; and sons Shawn Coffill, Nanoose Bay, B.C., and Mark Coffill, Port Alberni, B.C.; step-daughter Trish (Rick) McCrate, Coquitlam; step-son Jim (Lori) Mahovlic, Calgary, Alberta; step-daughter Meg (John) Belanger, Campbell River, B.C.; step-son Paul Mahovlic, New Westminster, B.C. and many grandchildren and great grandchildren. She is also survived by brother Gerald (Janet) Salsman, Coldbrook, N.S.; brother Ronald (Jeanette) Salsman, Port Alberni, B.C.; sister Madelyn Wiles, Morristown, N.S.; brother Leo (Adele) Salsman, Trail, B.C.; sister Marilyn (Allan) Teal, Trenton, Ontario; and sister Freda Salsman, Waterville, N.S. as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
The family would like to thank all the caring staff at Echo Village for everything, also to Pastor Platz for his spiritual support.
There will be a funeral service for Joan at Grace Lutheran Church, 4408 Redford Street, Port Alberni, B.C. on Monday, March 25, 2019, at 1:30 pm with a tea to follow.
Flowers are gratefully declined but if you wish to do so, donations to Grace Lutheran Church Memorial Fund would be greatly appreciated.
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Convoy evokes Canadian pride in North Bay - Vermilion StandardWednesday, March 27, 2019
Monday afternoon.Caron, of North Bay, was waiting in the parking lot at Motion Canada on Gormanville Road for almost 100 vehicles, from small cars to big rigs, to pull in on their journey from Alberta to Parliament Hill with a message for federal politicians.
"This is about more than pipelines," Caron says. "This is about government. This is about all the provinces having different issues. It's about getting back the political process."The United We Roll Convoy for Canada, a caravan of transports, work vehicles and personal automobiles, left Red Deer, Alta., last Thursday bound for Ottawa and a protest on Parliament Hill Tuesday."The media and the government have divided the provinces," Caron says. "We want to fight for our freedoms and our rights. We want fair government.""We are watching Justin Trudeau slowly strip away every right we had," Sarah Zaldinger, of Timmins, said as about two dozen supporters waited for the convoy to arrive, sharing updates on when the parade would roll into town."He is stripping the future of my children and their children and their children," Zaldinger said. "They are being set up for failure. Their rights, their future, will all be destroyed if we don't stand up now."Although she was not part of the convoy to North Bay, Zaldinger was going to join it Tuesday morning for the rally in Ottawa as part of her own objective of "direct democracy."And direct democracy is possible, she said.Zaldinger pointed to a recent Amber Alert sent to cellphone users across the province ...
Charles Hartman - Champaign/Urbana News-GazetteWednesday, March 27, 2019
Charlie " Hartman, 75, of Collison went to be with the Lord on Thursday (March 21, 2019) at home surrounded by his wife and daughters.
He was bornon Nov. 5, 1943, in Champaign, the son of Ernest and Alberta (Grove) Hartman. He was united in marriage to Ruth Troxell on Nov. 26, 1994. She survives. Also surviving are his daughters, Jessica (Rick) Breitenfeldt, Kristin (Mitch) Allen, Kate (Leon) Jess and Teresa (Steve) Evans.
Papa's grandchildren loved him to the moon and back. He was always full of life's loving stories for them. He believed children are the heritage of the Lord. He loved Cameron Ackerson, Kaitlyn Breitenfeldt, Colton Breitenfeldt, Lillian Jess, Khloe Jess, Brinley Allen, Steele Allen, Jacob Evans and Joshua Evans.
His surviving siblings are Mary Hafner, Patty Wakefield, Diana Thrush, Rob Hartman, Sue Hartman and Judy Lynn.
He was preceded in death by his parents and grandsons, Cody Breitenfeldt and Zachery Evans.
Charlie loved Jesus with his whole heart. He was a steadfast man of God.
As a boy he worked tirelessly alongside his dad. He worked as a carpenter before going on to manage the horse farm at the University of Illinois until retirement in 2002.
Charlie was a gifted horseman and cowboy. His entire life was spent pulling ponies, t...