BAUER The passing of Edward Carl Bauer, age 60 years of Saskatoon, SK occurred on Saturday, December 6, 1997. Surviving are his loving wife, Ann; daughter, Kelly (Dr. Robert) Bernier; four grandchildren, Alexandre, Dominique, Rochelle, and Jacques; Step sons, Tony (Traci) Andrews, Peter Andrews; grandsons, Phillip, and Charles. Ed is also survived by six sisters and three brothers. Sisters Pauline (Mike Zubot) of Calgary, AB, Frieda (Emanuel Zubot) of Medicine Hat, AB, Alvina (Harold Schmitt) of Medicine Hat, AB, Linda (Ewald Sticklemier), of Medicine Hat, AB, Rose (Harvey Mantie) of Swift Current, SK, Marlene Hennessey of Sparks, Nevada, U.S.A.; brothers, Ervin (Marjorie Bauer) of Fort St. John, BC, Lloyd (Mary Bauer) of Calgary, AB, and William (Faith Bauer) Burstall, SK; and numerous nephews and nieces. He was predeceased by his father Gustave in 1967, and by his mother Pauline in 1969. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate Memorial donations be made to a charity of the donors choice in Ed's memory. The Service of Remembrance will be held on Wednesday, December 10, 1997 at 1:30 p.m. from Park Funeral Chapel, 311 3rd Avenue North, Saskatoon. (Courtesy parking is available). Officiating will be Rev. Bill Keisman. Interment of Ed's cremains will take place in the Schmitt Cemetery, Burstall, SK on Thursday, December 11, 1997 at 2:00 p.m. Arrangements are in care of PARK FUNERAL CHAPEL and HILLCREST MEMORIAL GARDENS CREMATORIUM. David J. Schurr, Funeral Director. 244-2103.
BUFFALO Allan Earl - Wapaha Ituhanna, passed away peacefully at St. Paul's Hospital with family members at his bedside on Sunday, December 7, 1997, after a long and courageous battle with Diabetes. Allan was born on October 8, 1944 on the Whitecap Dakota/Sioux First Nation, where he lived most of his life. He leaves to mourn, his loving wife of 30 years, Grace; his five daughters, Caroline (William), Marie, Sandra (Conrad), Lori, Beverly (Daniel); one son, Earl; and fifteen grandchildren. He also leaves to mourn his mother, Helen Buffalo; three brothers, Ralph, Norman and Randy; six sisters, Evelyn, Joyce, Edith, Corinne, Arlene and Sheryl; along with numerous nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his father, James Littlecrow in 1981; and two infant brothers. The Wake will be held at Whitecap Dakota/Sioux First Nation Band Hall commencing at 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 10, 1997. The Funeral Service will be held at Whitecap Dakota/Sioux First Nation Elementary School Gym on Thursday, December 11, 1997 at 2:00 p.m. The Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to McKAGUE'S FUNERAL CHAPEL. 664-3131.
FEATHERSTONE Elwood Wilbert (E.W.) of Perdue. It is with great sorrow that the family of Elwood announce his passing on Friday, December 5, 1997 at the age of 83 years. He passed away peacefully with his family by his side. Left to cherish his memory are his wife, Betty of 52 years; his son, Vernon of Perdue; his daughter, Beryl (Barry) Downey of Asquith; two grandsons, Craig and Jeffrey Downey; two special nieces, Janice (Jim) Mason and their family, Jay, Chad and Jana and Brenda (Dale) Walch and her family, Daryl, Kelly and Darla. He also leaves to mourn four brothers-in-law, John (Kay) Mack, Stan (Winnie) Mack, Gwyne (Eleanor) Mack, Ivan (Olga) Mack; four sisters-in-law, Joyce Young, Irene Gordon, Grace (Fred) Belzner, Bernice Featherstone; and numerous nieces and nephews. Elwood was predeceased by his parents, George and Elizabeth; one brother, Clarence (Hattie); sisters, Edith (Bob) Doughty, Wilma (Bert) Ross, Della (Richard) Scharf; and a niece, Daphne Honoroski. Elwood was born June 23, 1914 and was raised on the family farm in the Woolford School District, he married Betty Mack of Somme, SK in 1945 and actively farmed until the summer of 1997. He had a great love of the land, Polled Hereford cattle and the horses that he raised. Elwood had a keen sense of humour and a wonderful zest for life. He was a very kind and thoughtful man to his family. Elwood will be sadly missed by his family, yet he will always remain in their hearts. The Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, December 9, 1997 at 2:00 p.m. at the Perdue Recreation Complex, 1124-10th St., Perdue, conducted by Rev. Bill Kiesman. Interment will take place in the Leney Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Leney Cemetery Fund or the Perdue United Church. Arrangements are in care of McKAGUE'S FUNERAL CHAPEL, 664-3131.
KROEKER Lena, of Saskatoon Convalescent Home, passed away peacefully on Saturday, December 6, 1997 at the age of 91 years. Lena is survived by her sister, Susie Kroeker, Saskatoon; three sisters-in-law, Margaret Kroeker, Rosthern, Helen Kroeker, Rosthern, Mary Kroeker, Abbotsford, BC; and brother, Abe Kroeker, Langley, BC. She was predeceased by her parents, Franz and Susanna Kroeker; two sisters, Justina, Tina; five brothers, Frank, Pete, Jake, John and Ben. The Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, December 10, 1997 at 10:30 a.m. from the Mennonite Brethren Church, Waldheim, SK with Pastor Clarence Peters officiating. Interment will be held at Brotherfield Cemetery. In lieu of flowers Memorial donations may be made to the Gideon Memorial Bible Plan. Arrangements are in care of DALMENY FUNERAL HOME, 254-2022.
LARDNER Kenneth Augustine, born in England November 13, 1915, passed away in Royal University Hospital December 6, 1997 at the age of 82, with his wife Mae Theresa Marcoux by his side. Ken was predeceased by his first wife, Muriel, Phyllis (Miller), April 8, 1972, his father in 1968, and his mother in 1972. Surviving are: his daughter, Doreen (Ken) Wilson; sisters, Irene (Carl) Morphy, Kathleen (Jimmy) McDonald; brothers, Vincent (Anne), Donald (Earla), and many nieces and nephews. He served in the R.C.A.F. as flight engineer and before his retirement was employed by Canada Post as mail carrier; railway mail clerk and he also clerked in the main post office. He loved to camp and fish in northern Saskatchewan, as well as garden, bicycle, and walk for miles. In respect to Ken's wishes there will be no funeral, his body has been donated to the Dept. of Anatomy, College of Medicine, U of S, his eyes to the Lions Eye Bank. In lieu of flowers, Memorial donations may be made to a charity of your choice.
Mrs. Johanna Vogel
VOGEL Johanna. The death of Johanna (Jo) Adriana Vogel (nee Rademaker) occurred suddenly in St. Paul's Hospital on December 6, 1997. Jo was born on May 24, 1911 in Niew Lekkerland, Holland. Jo was predeceased by her husband Adriaan of 65 years in 1995 and her son-in-law, Jan Rietveld of Holland in 1992. Jo is survived by two daughters Wil Rietveld of Holland, Jennie (Martin) Nyssen of Saskatoon, two sons: Pieter (Nettie) Vogel of Saskatoon and John (Marion) Vogel of Calgary; ten grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Jo and Adriaan came to Canada with three of their four children in 1954. Moeder loved her garden and worked in it until she was 84. Moeder, you will be dearly missed. A Memorial Service will be held in the Chapel of The Saskatoon Funeral Home at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 10, 1997 with Rev. Heather Graham officiating. (Courtesy parking South of the chapel on 4th Ave. at 25th St.) A public visitation will take place on Tuesday evening, December 9, 1997 at 7:00 p.m. at the Saskatoon Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Lions Eye Bank of Sask., Saskatoon City Hospital, 701 Queen St., Saskatoon S7K OM7. Arrangements have been entrusted to THE SASKATOON FUNERAL HOME 244-5577
Phyllis Irene (nee Hovland) Holwinko November 8, 1926 - December 8, 1997
HOLWINKO It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved wife, mother, grandmother and friend. Irene was born to Andrew and Petra Hovland on the family farm near Strongfield, SK. Irene met John in the spring of 1945 and they were wed in the summer of 1947. From those days forward Irene devoted her life to her husband and children and all of those who knew her. She was always there to listen and to give guidance and wisdom, always having her door open and an extra plate on the table for no one was to leave hungry. For this and all of her generosities, Irene affectionately became known as Mother Hubbard or "Hubby" to all her children's friends. In her three years of battling cancer, mom showed great courage and strength, teaching her family the determination in the will to live and to never take anything in life for granted. Not only was she our wife and mother, she was and always will be our best friend. Left to forever adore and treasure her are her husband John of 50 years; daughter Deanna (Gary) Pastushok, Saskatoon; sons Robert (Allison) Brandon, MB, Les (Laura), Calgary, AB, Richard (Tara), Saskatoon, Clifford, Saskatoon; grandchildren Christopher, Jeffrey, Landon, Danett, Brandon, (and Tara's children Megan and Nathan). Also leaving to mourn are two brothers Roy (Helen) Hovland, Outlook, SK; Art (Clara) Hovland, Outlook, SK, one sister Marion (Don) Blenkinsop, Saskatoon, along with numerous relatives throughout Canada, U.S.A. and Norway. Irene was predeceased by her father in 1955 and her mother in 1979. Donations can be made to the Cancer Clinic Unit at R.U.H. Funeral Services will be held Thursday, December 11, 1997, 2:00 pm at St. Martin's United Church, 2617 Clarence Ave. South. Interment to follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens.
RITCHIE Daryl Gordon Ritchie, of Calgary, passed away December 5, 1997. Daryl is sadly missed by his loving wife, Brenda; and his daughters, Candice and Megan; and by his parents, Larry and May Ritchie of Regina; his sisters, Linda of Melville, SK, Leesa of Sebring, Florida; his brothers, Leslie and Alan of Edmonton, Ronald of Saskatoon and Laird of Warman, SK; his father and mother-in-law, Adolph and Mary Goettel of Edmonton; his brother-in-law, Aaron of Edmonton; and his sister-in-law, Carol of Lacombe, AB. He will be missed by his nieces and nephews, in Saskatchewan, Alberta and Florida. Daryl enjoyed a long and distinguished service with the Canadian Armed Forces reserves, reaching the rank of Major. Daryl had achieved many successes in life receiving his law degree from the University of Saskatchewan. He was recently admitted to the Alberta Bar and entered into private practice. Daryl lived his life for family and friends. A kind, generous man who will be missed by those he touched. If friends so desire, Memorial tributes may be made directly to the Royal Canadian Legion Poppy Fund or to a charity of the donor's choice. Funeral Services will be held at McInnis & Holloway's "Fish Creek Chapel", (14441 Bannister Road S.E., Calgary) on Tuesday, December 9, 1997 at 3:00 p.m. with the Rev. R.H.G. Rodgers of St. Barnabas' Anglican Church officiating. In living memory of Daryl Ritchie, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek, Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, "Park Memorial Chapel", 5008 Elbow Drive S.W., Calgary, Telephone: (403) 243-8200.
WALTERS Sunday, December 7, 1997, Edward Arthur Walters, age 78 years, late of Regina, SK. Funeral Service pending with SPEERS FUNERAL CHAPEL and Crematorium Services, Regina.
WIPF Mrs. Vonda Estella, late of the Saskatoon Convalescent Home, passed away at the home on Sunday, December 7, 1997 at the age of 89 years. Vonda was born on April 8, 1908 in the Lindsay District of Saskatchewan to Thomas and Florence Adams. She lived the majority of her life in the MacDowall area, being married there, and also was very active in Church and community events. Vonda was very artistic and had many hobbies. She had a great love for children and was especially close to her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Vonda will be dearly missed by her family and friends. Mrs. Wipf is survived by her two daughters and son: Opal (Stan) Cameron of Saskatoon, Garnet (Marie) Wipf of Shell Lake, and Joyce (Irwin) Wilson of Saskatoon; her grandchildren, David (Brenda) Cameron, Charlene Cameron, Tracey Wipf, Shauna Wipf, Tammy Wilson, Curtis (Barbie) Wilson, Shawn (Cathy) Wilson, Trevor Wilson, Marvin Ballantyne - Wilson, and Emily Wilson; and 14 great grandchildren; her two sisters, Agnes (Gunnard) Larson and Winnie Tomporowski; her brothers, Cecil (Irene) Adams, Thomas (Fern) Adams, and Claude (Irene) Adams; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband, David Steve Wipf; her parents, Thomas and Florence Adams; her sister and brothers, Rosa Woodhouse, Chesley Adams, Sydney Adams, and Colin Adams. The Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, December 10, 1997 at 11:00 a.m. in Gray's Funeral Chapel with The Rev. Geoff Hopper officiating. Interment in Deer Park Cemetery. The family requests that Memorial donations may be made to the Saskatoon Convalescent Home, 130 - 31st Street West, Saskatoon, SK, S7L 0P6 in memory of Vonda. GRAY'S FUNERAL CHAPEL "Our Family Serving Your Family" 922-4729.
LEARD Brian. December 9, 1996. Those we love don't go away, They walk beside us every day. Unseen, unheard but always near, Still loved, still missed and forever dear. Remembered lovingly in the hearts of your brothers & sisters.
KRELLER In loving memory of brother, Ken, December 9, 1990; mother, May, December 11, 1992; and father, Cliff, January 14, 1995. You were always there When we needed you No task too great or small With loving hearts and willing hands For us you did them all Sadly missed and forever loved, Audrey and Keith, Ruby and Allan, Ken, Heather and family.
SCHINDEL In loving memory of Archie a dear Husband, Father and Grandpa who passed away December 9, 1990. We think about you with LOVE today But that is nothing new We thought about you yesterday And the day before that too To some you may be forgotten To others a part of the past But to us who loved and lost you Your memory will always last. Lovingly remembered by Helen and Family.