WIIG, DENNIS LEROY
WIIG, DENNIS LEROY - family man, pastor, carpenter, friend died suddenly from heart problems at home on Thurs. Dec. 15, a month before his 60th birthday. Left to mourn are his wife of 33 years, Ursula, children Frances, Niki, Natasha & Lialo Salaash, and Steven, and grandchildren, Acacia, Mateyo and Matakai; and in Alberta, his mother Fern, sisters Gaynor (Marvin) Hoglund & Allison (Vince) Pettinger, sister-in-law Margery Wiig, and many nieces and nephews.. He was predeceased by his father Walt, sister Sharon and twin brother Brian. In 1983 he was ordained as a pastor in the Lutheran Church (ELCIC) and served in the parishes of Kingman-Roundhill (AB), ChaplinCentral Butte-Parkbeg, Lumsden, and as a reserve Air Force Chaplain. At the time of his death Dennis had the best of both worlds: part-time minister at NaicamSpalding and a self-employed carpenter in Saskatoon. He will be warmly remembered for his irreverent sense of humour, love of (bad) puns, & complete individuality. His family will miss his unwavering support for the unusual paths they have chosen in their own lives. He died quickly as he would have wished, but too soon for his family and friends. A funeral service will be held on Tues, Dec. 20 at 1:30 pm, in Augustana Lutheran Church (Broadway & 7th Street, Saskatoon) with Bishop Cindy Halmarson and Rev. Garth Wehrfritz-Hanson officiating. There will be a viewing at the Church beforehand from 11:00 am 12:30 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations in Dennis' memory may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association or "Gifts from the Heart, " Global Hunger and Development Appeal (ELCIC, 302-393 Portage Ave, Winnipeg, MB, R2B 3H6).
HUNT, ELAINE MARY,
HUNT, ELAINE MARY (Formerly Martina) nee Cloutier - Passed away suddenly, with her family by her side at the Kingston General Hospital, on December 25, 2001 at the age of 77. Beloved wife of the late Arthur Hunt, and previously James Martina. She is sadly missed by her sons Lawrence (Kathy), Bob (Pam), Neil, Kevin (Chris) and her daughter Julie (Tim) Langlois. Loving Grandma of Jennifer, Bryan, Cheryl, Chelsie, Steven, Janine, Michelle, Daniel, Renee, David and Michael. She is survived by her brother Harvey Cloutier and her sisters Noella Cloutier, Laurette Manaigre and Madeleine Cournoyer. Cremation has taken place. A memorial Mass will be held on Saturday December 29th, 2001 at St. Emile Church, in Winnipeg, at 11 a.m. Inurnment at Notre Dame de Lourette Cemetery, Lorette Man. For those who wish, donations may be made to the CNIB with appreciation from her family. Green Acres Funeral Chapel 222-3241.
MARGINET, EDMOND HUBERT,
MARGINET, EDMOND HUBERT - 1922-2001 Peacefully on Wednesday, December 26, 2001 at the Tiger Hills Health Centre, Treherne, MB, Edmond Hubert Marginet, aged 79 years of Treherne, MB beloved husband of Louise Marginet (nee De Decker). Prayers will be said from the Budz Funeral Chapel, Holland, MB on Friday, December 28, 2001 at 7:30 p.m. Mass of the Christian Burial will be celebrated from the St. John Berchmans Catholic Church, Holland, MB on Saturday, December 29, 2001 at 2:00 p.m. Interment will follow in the Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery, Treherne, MB. As expressions of sympathy, if friends so wish, donations may be made in Ed's memory to the Canadian Cancer Society, Manitoba Division, 193 Sherbrook Street, Winnipeg, MB, R3C 2B7. Budz Funeral Service of Holland, MB in care of arrangements, 526-2380, 1-866-526-2606.
BOWMAN, Irene C.,
BOWMAN — IRENE C. Born in Saskatoon Nov. 17, 1914, passed away July 23, 2003 in Winnipeg. Predeceased by her mother in 1918, her stepmother in 1958, her father in 1959, her sister in 1958 and her brother in 1995. She is survived by her brother Mannie Bowman, her sister-in-law Pearl Bowman and many nieces and nephews. Arrangements and cremation made by Chapel Lawn Funeral Home, Winnipeg, Manitoba. Irene dedicated her life to helping others as a school teacher, nurse R.N., public health nurse and E.N.I.B. Music was a big part of Irene's life. In 1937 Irene was one of 15 Canadian women who sang in the Empire Choir of 400 voices in the Westminster Abbey at the Coronation of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth the 1st. It was the first time women had been allowed to participate in the choral work in the Abbey. A service of remembrance will be held at Chapel Lawn Funeral Home in Winnipeg. Thursday, Aug. 28 at 3:00 P.M. Reception to follow.
GERALD L COLBORNE - 1924 to 2007 Jerry has sailed on to a higher sea... He drifted away peacefully on Friday, July 27, 2007 with his family by his side. Jerry was predeceased by his son Gary and grandson Michael. He will be lovingly remembered by his beloved wife Julia, son Terry (Diana) of Cockrane, AB, step-sons Len (Simone) of Wpg, Larry (Jackie) of Regina, Lloyd (Donna Sentes) of Thunder Bay, ON, grandsons Paul (Tona) Sentes of Wpg, Dean (Iona) Sentes of Calgary, Patrick Sentes of Regina, granddaughters Leila (Alan) Olinger, Kelsey Sentes (John), Tara Sentes (ON), great grandchildren Kristen, Alana, Devin, Matthew, Shane, Eric and Nicholas. Jerry was born in Fort William, Ontario. He served throughout W.W. II with the Royal Canadian Navy in the North Atlantic Theatre. Following the war service, Jerry attended University of Alberta, graduating with a B.S.C. in Mining Geology. He had a wide experience in exploration and development of Canada's mineral resources, having carried out programs in all provinces but P.E. I.. Jerry serviced with Saskatchewan Department of Mineral Resources before he joined the Saskatchewan Department of Industry and Commerce as Mineral Consultant, in 1967 he was appointed Deputy Minster. In 1967 he was awarded the Canada Centennial Medal for services to the nation. Cremation has taken place and a private family service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Jerry's memory to a charity of one's choice. Family and friends are invited to sign the Book of Condolence at www.glenlawn.ca. Arrangements entrusted to: GLEN LAWN FUERNAL HOME 455 Lagimodiere Blvd. 982-7550
ALVIN H. RICHARDS (CD) - It is with sadness, but great memories, we announce the passing of Al Richards at the Grace Hospital on October 2, 2005. Al was born near Clair, SK in 1919. After schooling, he worked on a farm and moved to Regina. He joined the armed forces in 1940 and after basic training, moved to Brandon, MB for advanced training as a gunner in the Royal Canadian Armed Forces. Al served in Canada and overseas, returning home because of ill health. After six months of recovery, he moved to Moose Jaw where he enrolled in trade school and graduated as a machinist. He began his career in a machine shop in Regina and then joined the plumbing department at Marshall Wells Company. In 1970, he was transferred to Winnipeg and retired in 1984 after 40 years with the company. For 25 years, Al was involved in the Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps (M). He enjoyed gardening, curling, lawn bowling and following the Roughriders. After retiring, Al and May enjoyed traveling across Canada, the British Isles and United States. Al was predeceased by his wife, May, in 1997, after 47 years of marriage and his sister, Nellie (Yorkton, SK) in 2001. To mourn his passing, Al leaves his daughter, Mary (Grant) Blakely of Fox Creek, AB; son, David (Nancy) Richards of Winnipeg, and grandchildren, Matthew, Katherine, Carly, Scott and Garrett; his brother Joe (St. Catherine's, ON); and sister, Doris (St. John's, BC). The family wishes to extend many thanks to the staff at the Grace Hospital in Winnipeg for the care Al received during his many stays in hospital the last few years. In accordance with Al's wishes, cremation has taken place, and there will be no formal service. Flowers are gratefully declined. Donations may be made to War Amputations of Canada ~ Winnipeg Branch (W001), 113 Marianne Rd., Wpg., R2R 1W4 or a charity of one's choice.. My life on earth is truly past I've loved you all to the very last Weep not for me, but courage take And love one another for my sake. Dad, Grandpa ~ we love you and will miss you. Neil Bardal -984 Portage Ave Winnipeg MB
HAGAN, JAMES CLARENCE
JAMES CLARENCE HAGAN Jim December 2, 1954 November 10, 2005 Suddenly, on Thursday, November 10, 2005 while loading firewood, Mr. James Hagan, of Thompson. Jim leaves to mourn his beloved sweetheart Vera of Thompson, son Trevor and Mable of Winnipeg, mother Ellen of Mississauga, Trevor's mother Elizabeth Hagan of Winnipeg, aunt Margaret Smith of Unity, uncle Doug Martyniuk of Mississauga, cousins Ed Smith of Cochin, Randy Smith (Cathy) of Prince Albert, Carol Lumsdon of Saskatoon, Cindy Campbell (Gerry) of Calgary, Deanna Falkner (Bruce) of Calgary and Susan Rucobo (Vincent) of Patterson, California. In addition Jim will be greatly missed by Vera's family members Jamie (Marcella), Shane, Kristtin and Eian; Kelly (Brad), Kristian and Kailan of Thompson, Vincent (Tammy) and Chasity of St. Johns, Nf, her brothers and sisters in Ontario and Newfoundland, plus a host of friends in Saskatchewan and Manitoba. He was predeceased by grandparents Clarence and Olla Hagan, brother Donald in 1975 and father Allan in 2002. Jim attended Herchmer and Argyle public schools in Regina. He graduated from Luther College and the University of Manitoba. He worked with Nelson House First Nation for several years and was currently employed by North Central Development in Thompson. Despite being away from Saskatchewan he remained an avid and loyal fan of the Saskatchewan Roughriders. Friends may call at the Boardman Funeral Home, 28 Nelson Road on Wednesday, November 16, 2005 between 6:00 and 9:00 pm. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, November 17, 2005 at 2:00 pm in the St. Lawrence R.C. Church, 114 Cree Road with Rev. Leslie King officiating. Services will conclude at the church with cremation to follow. In lieu of flowers, if so desired, memorial donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Active pallbearers are Trevor Hagan, Ed Smith, Jamie Burt, Vincent Burt, Rex Smith, Dag Vystricil and Ernie Pieroni. It isn't what the eye can see but the warm and caring person deep down inside. It is the joy he brings to others, his gentle strength, his laughter, honesty and kindness. It is the thoughtful way he lives and the love that's in his heart that makes a man special. You were so special to so many of us, Jim. May God keep you in his loving arms forever. *Thumbs up forever Dad..... I love you* Boardman Funeral Home in care of arrangements (204)778-7982, Thompson, Mb
QUEWEZANCE - Dana Trevor passed away suddenly on October 25, 2003 in Brandon, Manitoba at the age of 20 years. He loved life and enjoyed many various sports, but his first love was soccer. He spent most of his young life growing up in Estevan, Saskatchewan. He is predeceased by his grandparents, Melvin & Rita Musqua; Marion Quewezance and Fred Blouduff; as well as many aunts, uncles and cousins. He will be sadly missed by his loving parents, Delmer & Rita Quewezance; his grandmothers, grandfathers, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. The wake will be held at Keesseekoose Chiefs School Complex, December 11, 2003 at 1:00pm. Funeral Service will be held at St. Phillips Church on Friday, December 12, 2003 at 2:00pm. Arrangements have been entrusted to E. Andrychuk Funeral Home, Kamsack, Sask.