Sweet little flower of Heavenly birth, she was too fair to bloom on earth. Dejanelle Legacie Huntley left this world on April 25, 2011 at the tender age of three and a half. Lovingly remembered by her parents: Shonnelle and Charles; as well as numerous loved ones. Please join us for a Celebration of Deja’s Life on Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. at the Shiloh Baptist Church, 10727 — 114 Street, Edmonton, AB. Interment to follow at Evergreen Memorial Gardens, 16204 Fort Road, Edmonton, AB.
DITTMAR, Carl Walter
November 29, 1920 — April 19, 2011
Walter Dittmar passed away peacefully in Edmonton on Tuesday, April 19, 2011 at the age of 90 years. Walter will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 62 years, Nora, his children Rose (Alan), Judy, Susan (Reece), grandchildren: Robert, James (Kristen), Patricia, Christopher (Michelle), Geoffrey and Lauren. A Celebration of Walter’s Life will be held on Saturday, April 30, 2011 between 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. at the Sky Paddock Room inside Northland Spectrum Racing Entertainment Centre at 7300 — 116 Avenue N.W. (known also as Borden Park Road N.W.) — Once at the Spectrum Building, please enter via staff entrance on the south side of the building to take elevator to second floor, then go to the west end of the building to the Sky Paddock Room. For a map to arrive at Northland Spectrum, please go to: www.ziplocal.ca/companies/1303290-Northlands-Spectrum/maps . In lieu of flowers donations in Walter Dittmar’s name to the Cancer Society or the Alzheimer’s Association would be appreciated.
MURRAY, Elizabeth “Lizzie”
“A lady in the highest regard” On April 26, 2011, Elizabeth Murray of Edmonton, formerly of Co. Derry, Northern Ireland passed away at the age of 84 years. Elizabeth was predeceased by her husband Patsy and leaves to cherish her memory her two children, Anne (Maurice) Fitzgerald and Ian (Diane) Murray; three grandchildren, Marie, Brendan and Ian Jr., and her four great-grandsons, Charlie, Gabriel, Damien and Michael. Prayers will be said on Thursday, April 28, 2011 at 5:00 p.m. at St. Theresa’s Catholic Parish, 7508 — 29 Avenue where the Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, April 29, 2011 at 12:00 p.m. noon. Interment to follow at Our Lady of Peace Cemetery. Please join us for a time of fellowship to follow at the Irish Sports and Social Society, 12546 — 126 Street, Edmonton, Alberta.
On Sunday, April 24, 2011 Stefan Knobl of Edmonton passed away at the age of 85 years. He will be lovingly remembered and missed by his family and friends. A private gathering of family and friends will be held at a later date.
On Wednesday, April 20, 2011 Wilma Cornet of Edmonton passed away at the age of 75. She is survived by three children: Wilma (Jake) Bella, Bill (Sheryl) and Rudy (Donna); two grandchildren: JJ (Chantel) Bella and Samantha Bella; as well as her good friends Nanda and Jack Vandermey. Wilma was predeceased by her husband Jack, February 7, 1995. A gathering of family and friends will take place on Saturday, April 30, 2011 at “The Ravines”, 592 Hooke Road, Edmonton, AB, from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
On April 25, 2011, Larry Bowering passed away at the age of 64 years. He leaves to cherish his memory his wife Doreen; son Travis (Karen) and children Keira and Sophie; daughter Tamara (Todd Barker) and sister Sharon (Ralph) Martin. Larry was predeceased by his parents Norman and Doreen Bowering. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 1:00 p.m. from Wiesenthal Baptist Church, Millet, Alberta with Pastor Jake Leverette officiating. If friends so desire memorial donations in his memory may be made to Kidney Foundation of Canada, 11227 Jasper Avenue, Suite 202, Edmonton, Alberta T5K 0L5.
LOGAN, James (Jim)
Suddenly with his family by his side on Saturday, April 23, 2011 at the Grey Nuns Hospital, Edmonton, Jim Logan passed away at the age of 69 years, beloved husband of Jeanette Logan of Leduc. Besides his loving wife of 49 years Jeanette, he leaves to cherish his memory daughters Dawn (Trevor) Logan and children Jordan, Jerick and Justin; and Shauna (Kim) Hedin. He is also survived by his brother Ron and sister Darlene. He was predeceased by his daughter Kim in 1989, sister Fran Lange, stepbrother Dennis Williams and by his parents. Friends may pay their respects on Thursday, April 28, 2011 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m., from Serenity Funeral Service, 4702 — 51 Avenue, Leduc. A Celebration of Jim’s Life will be held on Tuesday, May 3, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. from the St. David’s United Church, 4614 — 48 Street, Leduc with Rev. Blaine Gregg officiating. If friends so desire memorial donations in his memory may be made to the Alberta Children’s Hospital, 2888 Shaganappi Trail N.W., Calgary, AB T3B 6A8 or the Heart & Stroke Foundation, 10985 — 124 Street, Edmonton, AB T5M 0H9.
DREGER, Jean Anne
On Sunday, April 24, 2011 Jean Dreger passed away peacefully at the age of 79 years. Jean is lovingly remembered by her family; five sons: Eddie, Archie (Dawn), Darcy (Anna), Wayne and Dennis Black; two stepchildren: Ken (Kim) Dreger and Judy (Fred) Rea; twelve grandchildren; four step-grandchildren; relatives and friends. Jean was predeceased by her husband Edward Dreger, daughter-in-law Denise Black and first husband Gordon Black. Respecting Jean’s wishes no Funeral Service will be held. Donations in Jean’s memory may be made to the Alzheimer Society of Edmonton, 10531 Kingsway Avenue, Edmonton, AB T5H 4K1.
ZOUBIE, Pamela Joan
Peacefully on April 22, 2011, Mrs. Pamela Zoubie passed away at the age of 90 years. Pamela is lovingly remembered by her daughter Susan (Charles) Ormsbee; two grandchildren, Timothy (Esther) and Jennifer; two great-grandchildren: Isaiah and Isabelle. Pamela was predeceased by her husband John in 1996 and her daughter Joanie in 1959. A Celebration of Pamela’s life will be held on Tuesday, April 26, 2011 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary’s Anglican Church, 11203 — 68 Street, Edmonton, AB with Reverend Elizabeth Metcalfe officiating. If friends so desire, memorial donations may be made to the St. Mary’s Anglican Church.
On Saturday, April 16, 2011 Sergius Sharko of Leduc, formerly of Edmonton passed away peacefully at the age of 91 years. Sergius is survived by his loving family; wife of 66 years; Emily, son Randy (Sheila), three grandchildren; Katrina, Joseph and Sherilee and numerous nieces, nephews relatives and friends. Sergius was predeceased by his parents; Harry and Hazel; three brothers; Emil, Michael and Vetallie; two sisters; Susan Nyl and Lydia. The family would like to thank the staff at Leduc Extendicare for the wonderful care and compassion they showed Sergius. A Funeral Service was held on Thursday, April 21, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Mary’s Russian Orthodox Church, Nisku with Very Reverend Igor Kisil officiating; Interment followed in the Church Cemetery. Donations in Sergius’ Memory may be made to the Leduc Extendicare, 4309 — 50 Street, Leduc, AB T9E 6K6.
Leonard Seabrook passed away after a brief illness. Len was born to Leonard and Alice Seabrook in Grandforks B.C. on December 12, 1925. Len is survived by his children: Ray (Sue), Keith (Susan), Brenda (Jamie), Warren, Carmen, Dinah (Rory) and Heather (Rob); the mother of the children Thelma Seabrook; eleven grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; brothers: John (Diane) and Ralph (Joan), sisters-in-law: Eileen and Maime; numerous nieces and nephews. Len was predeceased by his parents: Leonard and Alice and siblings: George, Kenneth, Ivy, Freda, Rueben, Mona and Rhoda. At the request of Len there will be no formal memorial or funeral service held. A private family gathering will be held to Celebrate his Life.
Manwaring, Frederick Clive
On April 19, 2011 Frederick Clive Manwaring passed away at the age of 82 years. He is survived by his children; Anne (Wade) Stark of Kelowna, B.C., Jane (Kelvin) Mozill of Calgary, AB, and Gail (Amit) Bajaj of Edmonton, AB. Clive also leaves nine grandchildren. He was predeceased by Sally Manwaring, his one true love in life. Donations to the Charity of your choice would be greatly appreciated.
KWIATKOWSKI, John Stanley
November 1, 1981 — April 14, 2011
It is with great sadness that the family announces the passing of John Kwiatkowski. John is survived by his two favorite girls; daughter Emily Lynn Kwiatkowski, wife: Jasmine Wichman; parents: Anthony and Cindy Kwiatkowski; brothers: Anthony, Nick, Devon (Tressa) Kwiatkowski; nieces,nephews and in-laws: Hayley, Leysha, Stevin, Issac, Alexis, Olivia, Ryley, Elizabeth, Katie, Dylan and Aedan; grandparents: John and Lina Kwiatkowski, Lois Hutchinson; father-in-law, David (Caroline) Rudkevitch; mother-in-law Lynda Wichman (Brian Martin), as well as many relatives and friends. Predeceased by his grandfather Euclide Normand. Prayer service will be held on Monday, April 25, 2011 at 7:00 p.m. at Serenity Funeral Service North Central Chapel, 10129 Princess Elizabeth Avenue, Edmonton, AB. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, April 26, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. at St. Joseph’s Basilica, 10044 — 113 Street, Edmonton, AB. If friends so desire, memorial donations may be made to Emily Lynn Kwiatkowski Trust Fund, River City Credit Union, 11715 — 108 Avenue, Edmonton, AB, T5H 1B8.
On April 17, 2011, Mr. Alfred Henke of Edmonton passed away at the age of 82 years. A Funeral Service will be held on Monday, April 25, 2011 at 1:30 p.m. at the German Church of God, 10135 — 85 Avenue with Reverend Harry Semenjuk officiating. Interment to follow at Glenwood Memorial Gardens.
HARDING, Keith Evan
October 30, 1945 — April 18, 2011
Keith Evan Harding of Spruce Grove, Alberta passed away peacefully on Monday, April 18, 2011 at the age of 65 after a lengthy battle with cancer. He will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 40 years, Kathleen (Wilde) and four children: Rebecca (Michael Orr), Lori (Michael Landry), Nancy (Jason Lee) and Darin (Diandra Bowden). He also leaves behind a legacy of twelve grandchildren. He is survived by three brothers and one sister: Blaine (Martha), Joan (George Taylor), Glenn (Loyia), and David (Gail). He was predeceased by his parents, William (Bill) and Jennie (Johnson) Harding, his brother, James (Jim) and his sister, Brenda (Peoples). Keith was born and raised in Taber on the family farm. As a young man he served a mission to Tahiti where he grew to love the French Polynesian people. He attended Brigham Young University obtaining a degree in Electrical Engineering and later a Master’s Degree in Engineering Administration from the University of Utah. He was employed by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and worked in lighting design and physical facility management for 32 years caring for church buildings and temples across Canada. Within his community, he organized and coordinated the Parkland Community Basketball League and devoted many hours of service in various capacities of scouting and leadership in the LDS Church. Keith was known as a man of faith and integrity who quietly went about doing good. His sense of humor made everyone around him feel at ease. His greatest joy was his family. Funeral Services will be held on Monday, April 25, 2011 at 3:00 p.m. with a Viewing preceding from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 400 McLeod Avenue, Spruce Grove, AB. Burial will take place the following day, Tuesday, April 26, 2011 in Taber, AB with a Graveside Service at 4:00 p.m. A special thank you is extended to the doctors and staff of the Ultrasound Department and Liver Clinic at the Royal Alexandra Hospital for their attentive care and support.
Farrar, Kenneth (Ken) Lloyd
On Monday, April 18, 2011 at the Leduc Hospital, Ken Farrar aged 67 years beloved husband of Barbara passed away peacefully with his family by his side. He leaves to cherish his memory his loving wife Barbara of 45 years, family Darlene (Zach), Daryll (Jennifer), grandchildren Ashley, Brandon, Megan and Peter. Also surviving is his mother Alice Farrar. Ken was predeceased by his father Lloyd, his in-laws Mary and Dick Looy and his nephew Lee Pasemko. Ken’s career in aviation included the Canadian Forces and DOT. He was always very proud of what he did, and loved every minute in the air. In addition to flying, Ken’s passion was RVing and his family including his grandchildren enjoyed many adventures together throughout the years. Ken and Barb spent their retirement years as snowbirds meeting new friends from all over the world. Cremation has taken place and a celebration of Ken’s life and his Final Happy Hour will be on Wednesday, April 27, 2011 at 4:30 p.m. at Telford House, 4907 — 46 Street, Leduc. If friends so desire memorial donations in his memory may be made to the Air Cadet League of Canada or to a charity of one’s choice.
TAYLES, Daisy Marie
September 19, 1914 — April 18, 2011
Daisy Marie Tayles passed away at the age of 96. She will be forever missed by her daughter Beverley (Dave) Herndon. Daisy was predeceased by her husband Ron and eight sisters and brothers. Our sincere thanks go out to the staff at Unit 1AB Capital Care Grandview for their wonderful care over the past five years. We also wish to thank Dr. Christopher Carlson and staff of 5A4 at the U of A Hospital. A Memorial Service will take place on Saturday, April 30, 2011 at 1:00 p.m. at Avonmore United Church, 7909 — 82 Avenue, Edmonton, AB. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Capital Care Grandview, Unit 1AB, 6215 — 124 Street, Edmonton, AB T6H 3V1.
1950 — 2011
Passed away suddenly but peacefully at her home on Sunday, April 17, 2011, Josephine Shubert at the age of 61 years. Leaving to mourn her loving husband David, son Jeffrey, granddaughter Kathleen and grandson Ricky, stepchildren Kimberley Lemmen, Catherine Friday and Lynn Stevens, sisters Patricia (Winston) Tizzard, Bernadette (Christopher) Williams and brother William (Karen) Squires; special friend Jackie Barrett and special cousin George Barron also leaving to mourn nieces, nephews, cousins and friends in Alberta and Newfoundland. Remains resting at Serenity Funeral Service, 128 Queen Street, Spruce Grove, Alberta. Visitation on Wednesday, April 20, 2011 from 2:00 to 10:00 p.m. Memorial Service to be held at St. Andrew’s United Church (1A Fieldstone Drive) Spruce Grove at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 21, 2011 with Reverend Curtis Tufts officiating. Interment will take place at a later date in Newfoundland.
It is with great sadness that the family announces the passing of John Kwiatkowski. John is survived by his two favorite girls; daughter: Emily Lynn Kwiatkowski, wife: Jasmine Wichman; parents: Anthony and Cindy Kwiatkowski; brothers and sister: Anthony, Nick, Deron and Teressa Kwiatkowski; nieces and nephews: Hayley, Leshya, Stevin Wichman, Issac, Alexis, Olivia, Ryley Wichman, Elizabeth, Katie, Dylan Rudkevitch; grandparents: Lois Hutchinson, John and Lina Kwiatkowski. Prayer Service will be held on Monday, April 25, 2011 at 7:00 p.m. at Serenity Funeral Service North Central Chapel, 10129 Princess Elizabeth Avenue, Edmonton, AB. A Mass will be held on Tuesday, April 26, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. at St. Joseph’s Basilica 10044 — 113 Street Edmonton, AB.
DINWOODIE, Sidney Allan
May 14, 1959 — April 17, 2011
Sid Dinwoodie passed away on April 17, 2011. Predeceased by his parents Clyde and Betty, Sid is survived by his wife Barbara Traill, his brother Gordon, his parents-in-law Bev and Don Traill, sister-in-law Brenda (Ken) Cenaiko, nieces Jillian, Jackie, Shannon, and Sydney, and godchildren Aaron and Miriam Kluczny. The family wishes to thank the medical staff at the Cross and the U of A Hospital. A Memorial Service will be held Thursday, April 21, 2:00 p.m. at Riverbend United Church, 14907 — 45 Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta. In lieu of flowers, memorial contribution to Hope International or the United Way will be appreciated.
It is with great sadness that the Gramatovich family announces the sudden passing of Fred Gramatovich on May 19, 2011 at the age of 81. He leaves to mourn his loss his loving wife of 51 years Hilda Gramatovich, daughter Angelene and husband Val, son Timothy and wife Linda, four grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, one sister, Mary Harada of Los Angeles and numerous nieces and nephews. Fred was pre-deceased by his parents and three brothers and two sisters. A private Memorial will be held.
Steen, Jorgen Svenoe
Mr. Jorgen Steen, born in Oslo, Norway November 22, 1913, and long time resident of Edmonton, AB; passed away May 26, 2011 at the age of 97 years. Jorgen leaves to mourn his son Erling; daughter Sonja; his two grandchildren: Karin (Eric) and Michael, as well as his son-in-law John. Jorgen was predeceased by his loving wife Hazel. Jorgen served in the Norwegian Merchant Navy in World War II. “He left the sea, but the sea never left him” A Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, June 2, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. at Serenity Funeral Chapel, 10129 Princess Elizabeth Avenue, Edmonton, AB.
ROWSWELL, David James Rosie
On May 22, 2011 Mr. David James “Rosie” Rowswell of Whitecourt, Alberta passed away suddenly at the age of 57 years. He will be forever missed by his loving wife Shelagh, son Kyle, mother Dorothy Rowswell of St. Albert, three sisters, Patricia (Rudi) Thoni of Valemont, B.C., Laurie Rowswell of Nelson, B.C., and Cathy (Rudy) Switala of St. Albert, as well as many friends and co-workers. Rosie was predeceased by his son Tanner in 2008, father James and brother Brian. Cremation has taken place and a Celebration of his Life will be held on Tuesday, May 31, 2011 at 2:00 p.m., at the Whitecourt Family Worship Centre, 4220 Elko Drive, Whitecourt. (Behind Tim Hortons) with Pastor Dallas Biddel officiating. If friends so desire memorial donations can be made to: S.T.A.R.S. Building 16, 29 Airport Road, Edmonton, AB. T5G 0W6.
BARANEC, Marusia Christina
It is with great saddness that the family announces the sudden passing of Marusia Baranec at the age of 62 on May 14, 2011. She will be greatly missed by her children, grandchildren and family. At Marusia’s request a private family gathering will take place at a later date. In lieu of other tributes, a donation in memory of Marusia may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association at 1–800-226-8464.
CARLSON, Lloyd Robert
On May 18, 2011, Lloyd Carlson passed away at the age of 88 years. Lovingly remembered by his children: Garry, Duane (Magdalena), Robin (Mark), Debbie (Terry); six grandchildren: Brett, Ross, Kristina, Seth, Orianna and Lindsay; great-grandson Kaiden. Also survived by brother Ken (Betty) as well as many relatives and friends. Predeceased by his sons: Bob and Ross; two brothers and one sister. A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, May 28, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. at McClure United Church, 13708 74 Street, Edmonton, AB; with viewing one hour prior. Burial to follow at Evergreen Memorial Gardens.
Edwin Parks of Edmonton passed away at the age of 82 years. Edwin will be lovingly remembered by his wife Carol of 42 years: son Robert (Shelly); daughter Shelley (Seamus) Bohan; three grandchildren: Matthew Parks, Ella and Moira Bohan. A sister Marion Jevne; as well as numerous relatives and friends. He was predeceased by a daughter Melanie in 1972. A Memorial Service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, May 27, 2011 at Gospel Centre, 9445 — 153 Street, Edmonton with Reverend Murray Coughlan officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made directly to Gospel Centre, 9445 153 Street, Edmonton, Alberta T5R 1R2 or any Slave Lake disaster relief fund.
MAZANEK William (Bill)
October 21, 1923 - May 20, 2011
On Friday, May 20, William Mazanek of Edmonton, Alberta passed away at his home at the age of 87 years. Bill is survived by loving family: his daughter Shirley Clark of Langley, B.C., his son Gary of Kelowna, B.C., five grandchildren: Sandy Stuble, Teresa Fontaine, John Fontaine, Angie Fontaine and Shyan Smith, numerous great-grandchildren and Mary Stokes of Kelowna, the mother of his children. As well, he is survived by three sisters: Emma Weremchuk, Marie Loken and Ann Lewis (Elton) and one brother John (Donna). He also leaves behind numerous nieces and nephews, great-nieces and nephews and many friends. He was predeceased by his brother Joe in 1958, his father Joseph in 1964, his mother Elizabeth in 1997 and his sister Lil in 2000. Bill was born in Kopche, Poland to Czech parents and came to Canada in 1929 at the age of six with his parents and two little sisters where they settled in Saskatchewan. He served in the Canadian Army during the Second World War. Later he moved to Vancouver where he spent his life working as a carpenter. During his years in Vancouver he also served as a Special Constable with the Vancouver City Police. In 2005, he moved to Edmonton, AB. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Unable are the loved to die. For love is immortality. — Emily Dickinson
JANSEN, Femmina Roelofje
It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved Mother and Wife, Emmy Jansen on May 21st, 2011. She is survived by her loving husband Joe, son Frank (Maggie), Daughters, Yolanda (Ron) and Susan (Barry), grandchildren and great-grandchildren, Sister Wil (Ton) and numerous nieces and nephews. She had many friends whom she cherished and she will be missed and loved by all. At her request, there will be no funeral service. A memorial will be planned in the near future. Her love goes out to all that knew her. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Alzheimer’s society, 10531 Kingsway Avenue, Edmonton, AB T5H 4K1.