Melville SK Obituaries and Funeral Related News
Sask. family grieves loss of mother and baby after Canada Day ... - CBC.caWednesday, July 05, 2017
On July 1, just before 11 p.m. CST, two vehicles collided head-on on Highway 10, near Melville, Sask.A 24-year-old man who was driving south from Melville was found dead by emergency responders. His identity has not been released at this time. In the other vehicle, 25-year-old Tiffany Bellegarde, who was driving north with her three children in the car, was also pronounced dead at the scene.Her six-month-old son Dayton died shortly after.Six-month-old Dayton died shortly after he was taken to hospital. (GoFundMe)Bellegarde's daughter Mystery, 7, was taken to Yorkton hospital, while her son Kyson, 4, was airlifted to the pediatric unit of the Royal University Hospital in Saskatoon. Bellegarde is from Yorkton.According to family, both of the surviving children are conscious and in stable condition.Bellegarde's sister Tristian has created a GoFundMe page to help with funeral costs and other expenses for the family at this time. So far, it has been shared on Facebook over 400 times.Family members say Tiffany and Dayton will be buried at the Peepeekisis Roman Catholic Church Cemetery, in...
Gillespie-Evans, Eva Marion, (March 17, 2017) - Lambton ShieldTuesday, April 04, 2017
Ontario. Great Grandmother to several and Great Great Grandmother of 2. Survived by Sisters Olive Nyberg of Sault Ste Marie Ontario and Edith Pederson (Wes) of Petrolia Ontario, survived by brother Melville Lees of North Bay, Ontario. Many nieces, nephews and cousins also survive. Predeceased by her parents the late Arthur Lees (1986) and Mary Lees (n. Fitzgerald) (1990), her sons, the late Doug Gillespie (1986) and Ernie Gillespie (2003), her grandson the late Michael Gillespie (2004), her daughter in law Fay Gillespie (2011), her siblings Henry Lees, Doug Lees (1944 CAF), Eli Lees (1944 CAF), Robert Lees (1964) (Pat 1996), Boyter Lees 1998 (Barbara 1996), and Randolph Lees (2016), and by her brother in law Eric Nyberg (2009) and her sister in law Fay Lees (2015). Friends will be received at the McCORMACK FUNERAL HOME – Stewart Chapel, 254 George Street, (at College Avenue) on Tuesday March 21st from 7-9 pm. A Funeral Service will be held at High Park United Church, (1081 Brenchley Street) on Wednesday March 22nd at 11 am. Visitation will be held at the church 1 hour prior. Cremation will follow. Remembrances and condolences may be expressed to the family online in “Eva’s Guestbook” at mccormackfuneralhomesarnia.com.Let's block ads! (Why?)...
Elsie PilkingtonFriday, March 17, 2017
Dianne Pilkington. Cherished grandmother of Paul Michael, Matthew and DJ. Dear sister of Dorothy Robinson. Predeceased by her children Dennis and Cheryl Lyn and her brother Melville Woodroffe. Visitation at STONEHOUSE-WHITCOMB FUNERAL HOME, 11 Mountain Street, GRIMSBY (905-945-2755) on Thursday, March 2, 2017, from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m., where the Funeral Service will take place on Friday, March 3, 2017, at 11 a.m. Interment to follow at Queen's Lawn Cemetery. If desired, memorial contributions to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be sincerely appreciated by the family.
ASHCROFT - Joan Elizabeth - Yorkton This Week Thursday, January 12, 2017
Robert born in February, 1959 and Scott was born in March, 1960. Sadly, in December of 1960, Rick died in a car crash on Christmas Eve. Joan married Tom Ashcroft on June 9, 1962, initially living in Melville, SK where their daughter, Colleen was born in July 1963. Being the family of an RCMP officer, meant that they moved extensively until finally being able to settle on Yorkton in September, 1976, making a permanent home for the family. Joan was a stay-at-home mom until the three children graduated. She then took a job in the shoe department at The Bay in Yorkton, where she made lifelong friends including Ruth. She stayed with the Bay until its closing in the city. In 1986, Tom and Joan moved to an acreage south of Yorkton, building a lovely log home, where they spent their retirement years, only venturing out for a few memorable vacations, including a trip to New Zealand in 2000. Joan was blessed to enjoy seeing her two sons marry. Robert married Audrey (Riffel) in 1987. They live in Yorkton and have three daughters; Skye, Autumn and Rae. In 1997, Scott moved to Taiwan with a career as an English teacher. While in Taiwan, he met Bonnie and they were married in 1999. Joan visited Taiwan in 2012 and was able to meet Bonnie's family. Colleen lived next door and eventually moved into the house to take care of Joan, the house, and the yard after Tom's passing. Joan also loved spending time with her grandchildren, inviting one of the three girls to visit so she could concentrate her attention and have quality ti...
SCREPNEK - Pearl Irene - Yorkton This Week Friday, January 06, 2017
Pearl Irene Screpnek, beloved widow of Ernie Screpnek of the Yorkton district, passed away in the St. Paul Lutheran Home in Melville, SK on Monday, December 12, 2016 at the age of 80. Pearl was born on September 2, 1936 at a farm near Midale. She was the third and youngest of three sisters born to Martin and Signe (nee Nystrom) Lindbom. Martin passed in 1939 and the family moved to the house on the hill in Midale which today is the pioneer home for the Souris Valley Antique Association. Pearl graduated from grade 12 in Midale and then attended nurses' training at the Regina General Hospital. She completed her nursing degree at the University of Alberta in Edmonton, AB in 1959. After completing her education, Pearl began working for the Victorian Order of Nurses in Thunder Bay, ON. She then took an extensive trip to Europe and Scandinavia visiting many relatives in Sweden. She returned to Saskatchewan and worked for Public Health making many road trips to small communities to conduct baby clinics and give vaccinations. While working in Melville she met her husband-to-be, Ernie. They were married in Midale on...
‘Write me soon. Stay safe’: A story of Canada’s opioid crisis, told in letters from prison - The Globe and MailWednesday, March 27, 2019
Herd. His mother and sisters called him Manie – little man – because he was the only boy in the family. Story continues below advertisement He was torn away from his home on Saskatchewan's Peepeekisis First Nation to be educated in church-run residential schools, emerging scarred by sexual and physical abuse. For years, he would cross the street to avoid passing a Catholic church. A skilled outdoorsman who liked to fish for pike and hunt deer, beaver, bear and moose, he fell into a pattern of drinking, drug taking and fighting that kept him behind bars for most of his adult life. Pictures in an album show Mr. Daniels as an adult; a tattoo on Ms. Barber's back, below, shows him as a child. Tijana Martin/The Globe and Mail Moira Barber, his common-law wife for 13 years, met him when she was dealing drugs in Guelph, Ont., and needed someone to collect money for her. She asked for the hardest, meanest dude in town. But Mr. Daniels had another side, Ms. Barber says. He was a keen artist who sometimes drew tattoos for a living. He loved roughhousing with her grandchildren, rolling around with them gleefully until the long hair that stretched down his back was a tangled mess. Mr. Kell grew up in London, Ont., 90 minutes down the 401 highway from Mr. Daniels. He started using drugs when he was a teenager. Before long, he was dealing cannabis and injecting hard stuff. As he puts it now, he would keep using until he ended up in the back of a police car. Between some 20 incarcerations, he tried over and over to get clean. He suffered several overdoses, coming close to death. In Spencer Kell's dining room, angel and devil portraits drawn by Mr. Daniels hang behind him. Blair Gable Mr. Kell and Mr. Daniels forged their friendship during two stints sharing a cell at Maplehurst. On the range at "the Hurst," they won respect for their experience and toughness. Mr. Daniels had an ugly temper. He could flip on you in a second, Mr. Kell says. But he stuck up for the underdogs, especially the new guys. Mr. Kell looked up to Mr. D...
Saskatchewan police officers attend regimental funeral - Global News ReginaWednesday, March 27, 2019
‘She is a hero’: Husband of slain Fredericton officer bids tearful goodbye
a contingent of first responders from Saskatchewan are among those who traveled to Fredericton were among them.Three officers from the Saskatoon Police Service, two from Moose Jaw, and one from Weyburn are representing the south of the province.Three Regina Police Service members who attended are originally from New Brunswick, including one from Fredericton.
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Stony Plain lines 53 Street with hockey sticks for Broncos' Parker Tobin funeral - Edmonton JournalWednesday, March 27, 2019
Tobin was originally thought to have survived the Broncos' bus collision last week, which killed 16 people. But a Saskatchewan coroner later confirmed he had been email@example.comfirstname.lastname@example.orgTwitter.com/CGriwkowsky
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