Wainwright AB Obituaries and Funeral Related News
Support floods in for homicide victim and family - Vermilion StandardWednesday, July 05, 2017
A GoFundMe fundraiser for Nichole Clifford and her family has collected over $9,000 in three days.Clifford was found dead in her Wainwright, Alta. home, situated at 1206 – 8 Avenue, by members of the Wainwright RCMP detachment last Friday, after it was reported she had not arrived at work at approximately 10:30 a.m.Clifford’s death has been deemed a homicide and a murder investigation is underway, by Members of the Wainwright RCMP, as well as investigators from the RCMP’s Major Crime Unit (MCU, following confirmation from the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Edmonton on Tuesday.The RCMP’s Forensic Identification Section has been involved in examining the scene and gathering evidence in the process.The money from the Love for Nichole and family GoFundMe fundraiser, which has a goal of $10,000, will help alleviate the costs associated with her funeral, and support her two children. The fundraiser can be found at, www.gofundme.com/love-for-nichole-and-family.The RCMP are asking anyone who may have been in the area of 12 Street and 8 Avenue in Wainwright anytime between the evening of Thursday, Feb. 23 and the morning of Friday, Feb. 24., to call the Wainwright ...
Funeral Monday for Sgt. Dynerowicz - Pembroke Daily ObserverWednesday, July 05, 2017
Funeral services will be held Monday for a Petawawa soldier killed this week in a trainining accident at Wainwright, Alberta.Family and friends of Sgt. Robert “Bobby” Dynerowicz will be gathering in his native Kitchener, Ontario to bid farewell to the armoured crewman. Services will take place at Henry Walser Funeral Home with internment at Williamsburg Cemetery.Sgt. Dynerowicz, a member of the Royal Canadian Dragoons (RCD), died Tuesday when the Light Armoured Vehicle III (LAV III) he was crew commanding was involved in a mishap. Three other members of the regiment were injured. Two have since been released, while a third remains in hospital in Edmonton. An investigation into the incident is underway.Flags continued to fly at half mast Friday at the garrison and around the Town of Petawawa. Before a ribbon cutting at Petawawa Showcase, Mayor Bob Sweet had also offered condolences on behalf of the residents of the town. During a ceremony for the grand opening of Canex at the garrison, Col. Mark Misener, commander of 4 Canadian Division Support Group, paused for a moment to reflect on “the...
Funeral today for soldier killed in Alberta training exercise accident - CTV NewsTuesday, May 09, 2017
Thirty-four-year-old Sergeant Robert Dynerowicz died last Tuesday after his LAV-three armoured vehicle crashed during a live-fire exercise at Canadian Forces Base Wainwright.
Dynerowicz joined the army in 2005 and was a member of the Royal Canadian Dragoons, a regiment based at CFB Petawawa in Ontario.
He served two tours of duty in Afghanistan.
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Crowds welcome home body of Sgt. Robert Dynerowicz in Kitchener, Ont. - CBC.caTuesday, May 09, 2017
Sgt. Robert "Bobby" Dynerowicz Friday afternoon.Dynerowicz died Tuesday after he was involved in an accident while riding in a light armoured vehicle during training at CFB Wainwright, Alta.Family, friends, firefighters and well-wishers gathered. Some wore T-shirts with Dynerowicz's name while others showed their support wearing red and white.Dynerowicz's body was driven from Pearson Airport in Toronto about 90 kilometres west to the Henry Walser Funeral Home in Kitchener.The crowd was expecting a police-led motorcade of his immediate family to go past between 1:30 p.m. and 2 p.m.Those in attendance draped flags from the Ottawa Street bridge over the Conestoga Parkway. Firefighters and construction crews hoisted large flags into the sky with ladders and cranes. Two of the people paying tribute to Sgt. Robert "Bobby" Dynerowicz hug each other on the Ottawa Street bridge. (Melanie Ferrier/CBC)Dynerowicz's aunt, Darlene Karnupis, helped organize the tribute and it's something she thinks Dynerowicz would have appreciated."Robert, because he was not killed in combat, he is not a candidate for the Highway of Heroes," she said."This was one of Robert's wishes, if he was to pass on during his military e...
Radio station launches campaign to raise money for Amisk ... - Edmonton SunTuesday, April 04, 2017
Tim was a truck driver who often called in to K-Rock 101.9 morning host Clair Spencer. "Tim was always upbeat, he was a happy guy and he was always trying to make everybody happy," Spencer said from Wainwright, where the station is located.Spencer said she had spoken with Tim for several years over the radio or through social media."He was great. He was always that funny guy sending in a funny comment," she said."When you are in radio you talk to people, some more than others, but some people become friends even if you've never met that person."Over the weekend a funeral service was held at Crossroads Church in Red Deer and a celebration of life was held on Sunday at the Czar Hall, with memories written on pieces of paper to be turned into a memory book.Let's block ads! (Why?)...
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 ...
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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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...