It is with great sadness that the family of Peter Farnum announce his unexpected passing on Saturday, June 12, 2021 at the age of 65 years. Peter is survived by his partner and best friend, RJ Mazur; two brothers, John (Lori) Carmichael and Pat Farnum; step-father, Murray Crayston; his cousin, David (Pat) Davidson who were recently reunited and reside in Australia along with numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and wonderful friends. He was predeceased by his father, Patrick Reginald Farnum in May of 1986; his mother, Holly Edna Crayston in August of 2012 and brother, Andrew Bryan Farnum in April… Read complete obituary here.
Theresa Ragan passed away on Saturday, June 12, 2021 at the age of 71 years, surrounded by family. Theresa will be dearly missed by her husband Logan; their three children Annette Hanian (Tim) of Phoenix, AZ, Trisha Gagnon (Glen Lukye), of Calgary, and Jason Ragan (Carrie) of Calgary; Seven grandchildren Logan Ragan (Celine), of Phoenix, AZ, Lexie Martin (Tory) of Grande Prairie, Kayley Prefontaine, of Vancouver, BC, Paige Ragan, Jocelyn Ragan, Cole Ragan and Zachary Ragan, all of Calgary; Theresa’s mother Muriel Pierson of Calgary; her brothers and sisters Brenda Macbeth (Dave), Cheryl Mathieson (Jim), Kevin Pierson and Earl Pierson… Read complete obituary here.
It is with great sadness that the Bearspaw family announce the unexpected passing of our Matriarch, Winnie Bearspaw on Sunday June 13, 2021 at the age of 75 years. Winnie received her education through residential schooling. She was a survivor. Winnie accomplished a lot throughout her life. She worked at various positions for Stoney Tribal Administration for 35 years. She was also a child care worker, NADAP and Bearspaw Membership until she retired. Winnie was a humble and wise person. Her passion was helping people. She valued her traditional and spiritual beliefs and loved her grandchildren and great-grandchildren very much…. Read complete obituary here.
Shirley Locking passed away on Saturday, June 12, 2021 at the age of 91 years. She is lovingly remembered by her children Dennis (Sharon) Locking of Calgary, AB, Trudy (Gary) Horton of Crossfield, AB, and Donald (Shari) Locking of Lethbridge, AB; grandchildren Jennifer (Sean-Paul), Ryan (Angie), Conrad, Trevor (Rebecca), Emily, Jacob (Maria), and Sheldon (Christina); great-grandchildren Cosette, Everett, Greyson, Maria, Kai, Jade, Ezria, Lillie, Arthur, Theodore, and Charles, who is expected to arrive shortly; numerous nieces, nephews, and extended family and friends. She was predeceased by her husband Marlin, parents Eugene & Mabel, and siblings Lucille, Alice Lorraine, Emogene, Leland,… Read complete obituary here.
August 23, 1937 – June 16, 2021 Joyce Pols passed away peacefully at Bethany Harvest Hills on Wednesday, June 16, 2021 at the age of 83 years. Joyce is survived by her three sons, Rick (Sherry) of Sylvan Lake, AB, Rob (Cindy) of Winnipeg, MB, and Dale of Calgary; two daughters, Kathy (Ron) Overes of Lethbridge, AB and Kim (Guy) Thomson of Cranbrook, BC; several grandchildren and great- grandchildren as well as her six siblings. She is pre-deceased by her husband, Arthur since 2005 and their son, Glenn since 1994.
On Sunday, June 13, 2021 Mrs. Catherine Edith Fisher Lafont, beloved wife of Mr. Gerald Thomas Lafont of Calgary, Alberta passed away at the age of 60 years old. Cathy always showed her love by giving everyone a hard time. She always spoke her mind whether you wanted to hear it or not. Cathy always made the whole room laugh with her stories. She will always be remembered as a loving Mother, Grandmother and Wife. Besides her loving husband, Gerald, Catherine is survived by her children David Lafont and his wife Karri, Jon-Ross Lafont and his wife Maureen, Sarah Lafont,… Read complete obituary here.
Richard Abramenko passed away on Thursday, June 3, 2021 at the age of 74 years. He is survived by his daughter and family; siblings, Michael Abramenko, Linda Abramenko, Bernadette Waddy, along with numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Richard was predeceased by his parents, George and Barbara Abramenko and siblings, Sheila Abramenko and David Abramenko. A public viewing will be held for Richard at Pierson’s Funeral Service (4121 17 Ave SE, Calgary) on Thursday, June 17, 2021 from 6:00-8:00pm. A Funeral Service will be held at the same location on Friday, June 18, 2021 at 1:00 pm. Graveside Service… Read complete obituary here.
Peter Recnik passed away on Tuesday June 8, 2021 at the age of 52 years. Peter was born in Galt (now Cambridge), Ontario. He will be lovingly remembered by his parents, Louis & Olga; siblings, Lisa (Bernie) Kraemer, John (Paula) Recnik and Yolanda (Jerry) Recnik as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Graveside Service will be held for Peter at Mountain View Memorial Gardens (1605 – 100 Street SE, Calgary) on Tuesday June 22 at 11:00am. A livestream of the service can be accessed at the following link : https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86452509580
Charlene (Grouette) Rempfer passed away unexpectedly on June 5, 2021 at the age of 70. Charlene was a loving, compassionate, empathetic, kind, and genuine person. She had a fantastic sense of humour, and was always “The Cool One”. Her infectious smile and gift of “the gab” could light up and captivate any room she entered, and she always left those she interacted with feeling happier than she found them. Charlene loved all people, most especially those she held dear. For many years of her life she worked as a support to seniors and built many special bonds. She was always… Read complete obituary here.