On Wednesday, May 23, 2007, Lloyd Raymond Reiser passed away at the Weyburn General Hospital at the age of 70 years. Predeceased by his father and mother, Anton and Isabelle Reiser; one sister, Marion Lafrentz, and by numerous aunts, uncles and cousins. Lloyd will be lovingly remembered by his wife, Joyce Reiser of Weyburn and their daughter, Shelley (Kevin) Ziolkowski, grandson Kyle and granddaughter Chelsea; one brother, Marvin (Helen) Reiser of Weyburn; one sister, Shirley (Mac) Gordon; brothers-in-law, Carl Lafrentz of Weyburn and John (Phyllis) Leck; as well as numerous nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews. Lloyd Raymond Reiser was born December 13, 1936 (his Dad's birthday) in the town of Halbrite He attended school in Halbrite. Lloyd was employed at Rosengren's in Midale, then moved to Weyburn where he worked at different jobs including the Co-Op, York Auto Supply, of which he became a co-owner, and then at Barber Motors for the last almost 20 years. Lloyd and Joyce were married in Cedoux in August, 1960. They lived in Cedoux for five years before moving into Weyburn. He liked sports, having pitched ball for the Halbrite baseball team, assisted with the Weyburn Canadians Fastball team which won the Canadian Championship in 1972; assisted with Junior B Hockey; volunteered and was on the Board of Directors for the Weyburn Red Wings, owning a season ticket since their beginning and also worked many a bingo. He loved to go up North and try catching a fish, which many times didn't work out too well. Lloyd very much enjoyed watching Kyle and Chelsea and his nephews and nieces play hockey and ball. A Graveside Service was held Monday, May 28 at 1:00 p.m. in Cedoux Cemetery, Cedoux with Pastor Marjorie McLeod officiating. All those in attendance were considered to be Honorary Pallbearers. Lunch followed at the Royal Canadian Legion in Weyburn. Flowers graciously declined. For friends so wishing, donations in memory of Lloyd may be made to a charity of the Donor's choice. Arrangements were entrusted to Fletcher Funeral Chapels Ltd, Weyburn, Sask. (842-5432)
On Tuesday, May 29, 2007, Wayne Peter Anton Wodzinski passed away suddenly at the age of 55 years. Predeceased by his grandparents: Peter and Pauline Wodzinski and Tony and Mary Ehlert. Wayne is survived by his parents, Peter and Vera Wodzinski of Weyburn and by one sister, Gail (Darwin) Mott of Meadow Lake and their family, Trena (Adam) Doyle of Odessa, TX, USA and their children, Carson and Austin; and Melanie Mott of Nelson, New Zealand. Wayne was born May 15, 1952 at Weyburn. He lived his early years at Cedoux, then Weyburn where he received his education, graduating from the Weyburn Comprehensive with his Grade 12, then received his Heavy Duty Mechanic Journeyman from Kelsey Institute in Saskatoon. He also had his Class 1 -A license to become a Truck Driver. Wayne worked in Calgary, Edmonton and Taber as a mechanic and trucking. Some thirty years were spent farming in the Weyburn rural area. In his youth, Wayne participated in curling, baseball, hockey and swimming. He loved animals and socializing with people. He had a keen interest in trivia facts and enjoyed "Jeopardy" and playing cards along with participating in family functions. He was always anxious to lend a hand and was very conscientious about his work. Wayne was a social butterfly and loved to communicate and socialize with people, young and old. He will be dearly missed by all he knew and loved. Prayers were said Friday, June 1 at 7:00 p.m. at St. Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church. The Funeral Mass was held Saturday, June 2 at 1:30 p.m. from St. Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church, Weyburn with Father Gerry Bauche, Celebrant. Interment followed in Hillcrest Cemetery, Weyburn. All those in attendance were considered to be Honorary Pallbearers. The Active Pallbearers were: Floyd Davison, Michael Mainil, Lyle Jacobson, Lane Jacobson, Cam Kerr and Jackie Goski. For friends so wishing, donations may be made in memory of Wayne to the Heart & Stroke Foundation. Arrangements were entrusted to Fletcher Funeral Chapels Ltd., Weyburn, Sask. (842-5432)
On May 31, 2007, Mr. Edgar Gordon (Ed) McClinton of Kamloops, B.C. passed away peacefully at the age of 87 years. Ed is survived by his one brother Harold (Bea) McClinton of Penticton, B.C. He was predeceased by his sisters Mabel, Margaret and Olive and his brothers Bill, Greg and James. No service by request. If friends desire, donation to the New Life Mission, P.O. Box 712, Stn. Main, Kamloops, B.C. V2C 9Z9 in memory of Ed McClinton would be appreciated. Schoening Funeral Service, Kamloops, B.C. in care of arrangements. Ph. 1-800-668-3379
Marshall Devron Walkom
December 3, 1952-June 1, 2007
Marshall Walkom, passed away peacefully with his wife, Joanie and daughter, Marsha by his side on Friday, June 1, 2007. His entire family remembered how the sheriff faced his battle with brain cancer, with courage and dignity. Marshall could boast life experiences beyond most. He was born and raised in Estevan. He was kind, considerate and good natured. He married Joanie in 1972 and they moved to northern Alberta. With a young family, they made memories in Europe and later in Africa. Marshall had a reputation in the oil business as being honest, reliable and hardworking. Keith and Joanie liked to joke that Marshall was married to both of them. He enjoyed fishing, jet skiing in the Shuswap, tinkering in the shop and especially his carpentry projects. He leaves to mourn his wife of 35 years, Joanie (nee Langedahl); his daughters, Angela (Mike) and Marsha. Grandchildren: Amanda, James and Cassie. His mother, Fern; stepfather, Cliff; brother and best friend, Keith; brothers, Conrad and Grant; sisters, Corrine (Wayne) and Corrlis (Ed). Stepbrothers, John and Allan (Donna); stepsisters, Myrna and Dorene (Allan); as well as aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews and friends. He will be sorely missed by his peers in the oil industry around Grand Prairie. He is predeceased by his father, Johnny and half brother, Blaine. Funeral service was held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, June 9, from St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Estevan, with Rev. Clair Denninger. Interment followed at Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Hoffer. Arrangements in care of the Orsted Funeral Home, Estevan. www.orstedfuneralhomes.com
Lillian Edith Clarke
Lillian Edith Clarke was born July 5, 1917 in Trossachs, to Alfred and Florence Barnes. She passed away on June 6 at Parkview Lodge, Weyburn, at the age of 89 years. After receiving her education in Trossachs, she went to Business School in Weyburn, where she then taught. She then worked a short time at the Legislative Buildings in Regina. It was there she met Wilfred Clarke, and they were married on December 23, 1944 in Weyburn. Lillian lived for her love of family, gardening and was so gifted in knitting and sewing. She will always be remembered for her kind and selfless ways and always putting others before herself. Lillian is predeceased by her parents, Alfred and Florence Barnes and two sisters, May Sweeney and Dorothy Cooper; and by her loving husband of 60 years, Wilfred Clarke in 2005. Lillian will be lovingly remembered by her family: son, Jim (Louise) Clarke of Courtney, BC, and daughters, Joan (Jim) Dashney of Leduc, AB and Linda (Eric) Douglas of Weyburn; four grandchildren: Lori (Dean) Oake, Don Dashney, Devon Douglas and Kyle (Bonnie) Douglas and three great grandchildren: Jeremy and Darcy Oake and Alexis Dashney; one sister, Kay Aussant, as well as numerous nieces, nephews and friends. A Memorial Service was held Monday, June 11 at 2:00 p.m. from Fletcher Funeral Chapel, Weyburn, with Rev. John Ferrier officiating. Interment followed in Green Acres Memorial Gardens, Weyburn. Donations may be made to the Kinsmen Telemiracle, Box 83000, Saskatoon, SK S7K 9S1. Her spirit will live forever in the hearts of her children and grandchildren. Rest peacefully in the garden of heaven. Arrangements were entrusted to Fletcher Funeral Chapels Ltd, Weyburn (842-5432)
Mary Evelyn Karchuk
On Saturday, May 26, 2007, Mary Evelyn Karchuk passed away at the Weyburn Special Care Home at the age of 87 years. Predeceased by her husband, John Karchuk; a daughter in infancy, Maryann and daughter, Lillian, two sons, Raymond and Clarence; as well as numerous brothers and sisters. Mary is survived by two daughters, Jean (Fred) Reder and Jane (Don) Sherbina; one sister, Bernadette, one brother, Roch; as well as numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. A memorial service was held Wednesday, May 30 at 10:30 a.m. from St. Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church, Weyburn, with Father Gerry Bauche officiating. Interment followed in Green Acres Memorial Gardens, Weyburn. For friends so wishing, donations may be made in memory of Mary to the St. Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church Memorial Fund or to the Canadian Red Cross Association. Arrangements were entrusted to Fletcher Funeral Chapels Ltd., Weyburn (842-5432)
George Michael Barmby
George Michael Barmby, born July 1945, passed away June 3, 2007 at Kelowna, BC from a heart attack. Predeceased by his father, Wallace Barmby in 1951, his mother May Quale in 2005. He is survived by his sister Janet Kwasnaik (Harry), many cousins, nieces, nephews and stepfather Melvin Quale. Cremation. Private interment July 3, 2007 in Lang Cemetery.
Marcia Jean Goudy
Marcia Jean Goudy of Stoughton, passed away on Tuesday May 29, 2007 at the age of 68. She was predeceased by her father, William Skuce; sister, Joan Small; grandson, Benjamin Procknow. Marcia will be lovingly remembered by her husband, William R. (Bill) Goudy, Stoughton; seven children, Laura (Lester Lodoen), Fox Valley, AB; Brian (Cindy Carswell), Drayton Valley, AB; Bruce, Toronto, ON; Wanda Huber, Sherwood Park, AB; Doug (Christy), Stoughton, Jenny (Herb Procknow), Viking, AB; Joyce (Miles Molstad), Airdrie, AB; 12 grandchildren, Elise and Royce Lodoen, Nathan & Scott Huber, Billy, Jackson and Carter Goudy, Alex and Clarke Procknow, Reagan, Rachelle and Jenna Goudy; her mother, Nora Skuce, Stoughton; sister, Donna (Rod McLeod), Lethbridge, AB; brothers, Dennis Skuce (Vivian) and Donald Skuce (Betty), Saskatoon; parents-in-law, Robert and Isabelle Goudy, Stoughton and their families, as well as numerous relatives and friends. A memorial service was held on Saturday, June 2 at 2:00 p.m. from the Stoughton Town Hall, Stoughton. Interment followed in Stoughton Cemetery. Donations may be made in memory of Marcia to Ovarian Cancer Canada, Suite 106, 110-11th Ave SE, Calgary AB T2G 0X5 or to the Stoughton & District Volunteer Ambulance Inc., Box 300, Stoughton, SK S0G 4T0. Arrangements entrusted to Fletcher Funeral Chapel Ltd., Weyburn and Stoughton, (842-5432 & 457-2566).
Mary Ellen Dament
Mary Ellen Dament, born March 10, 1923 at Chumsford, England, passed away June 9, 2007 at Weyburn at the age of 84 years. Predeceased by her parents, Albert and Elizabeth Hills; her husband, Herbert Dament; and an infant son predeceased Mary. Mary is survived by her son Dennis Dament of Bengough; her daughter Mary Lou (Allan) Selinger of Balgonie and their sons; Dan Selinger (Mandy) of Calgary, AB and Mike Selinger of Medicine Hat, AB; five great-grandchildren as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Mary completed her Grade 12 and received her nursing degree in England. She married Herbert Dament on August 21, 1945. She was a member of the Legion and War Brides Organization and was active in her church. As well as being a homemaker Mary loved to knit and read. A grave side service for Mary Dament was held Saturday, June 16 at 2:00 p.m. at the Bengough Cemetery, Bengough with Rev. Kevin Johnston officiating. For friends and family so wishing, donations in memory of Mary may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Saskatchewan. Arrangements were entrusted to RD Family Funeral Chapel, Weyburn, SK (848-0333 ~ 1-888-848-0333). If so desired, expressions of sympathy to the family may be sent to our website at www.rdfamilymemorialchapel.com "Our family serving your family"
James Stewart Wallace
On Wednesday, June 13, 2007, James Stewart Wallace, late of Weyburn and formerly of Milestone, passed away at the age of 82 years. Predeceased by his father and mother, Thomas and Jessie Wallace; brothers: Harold, Blair, Donald, Cecil, Bob, Malcolm, Hugh, Jack; sisters, Hannah, Jean; daughter-in-law, Jane Wallace. James is survived by his wife of 59 years, Helen Wallace; two children, Jerry Wallace and Joanne (Gary) Mowrey; four grandchildren, Mark (Tammy) and Todd (Tereen) Mowrey; Tyler (Lisa) and Erin Wallace; three great-grandchildren, Ryder, Tyler, Carys; as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Memorial Service was held on Monday, June 18 at 2:00 p.m. in Milestone United Church with Rev. Kevin Johnston officiating. Interment in Milestone Cemetery. Flowers gratefully declined. Friends so wishing may make donations, in memoriam, to the Canadian Diabetes Association, 917A Albert Street, Regina S4R 2P6. Arrangements in care of Speers Funeral Chapel and Cremation Services. An online book of condolences may be signed at www.speersfuneralchapel.com
Ronald Gordon John Pringle
On Friday, June 8, 2007, Ronald Gordon John Pringle, late of Griffin passed away at the age of 50 years. Predeceased by his mother and father, Marjorie and John Pringle and by his grandparents. Ron is survived by two brothers: Robert (Donna) Pringle and Jim (Shelley) Pringle and by one sister, Judy (Mel) Grudeski; nieces and nephews: Kathryn (Cory) Goodale, Jamie (Andy) Bell, Jason (Jordan) Pringle, Shauna (Simon) Pringle, Jeremy (Breanne) Pringle, Karlen Grudeski, Heather Pringle and Dana (Matt) Grudeski, four great nephews and nieces, as well as numerous aunts, uncles and cousins. Ron was born January 5, 1957 at Fillmore. He attended Fillmore School and then took up farming in the R.M. of Griffin #66. Ron farmed both with grain and cattle. He enjoyed woodworking and dearly loved his nieces and nephews. He lived his whole life at Fillmore, and leaves some special friends in Glen Sander and John Reiner, to remember their time together. Cremation with no Funeral Service by request. Interment will be at a later date. Donations may be made in memory of Ron to Grace United Church, Fillmore, the Heart & Stroke Foundation or a charity of the donor's choice. Arrangements entrusted to Fletcher Funeral Chapels Ltd., Weyburn, Sask. 306-842-5432.