COSTEA - On Tuesday, April 17, 2001 Dean Costea, late of Regina, Sask., passed away at the age of 61 years. He was predeceased by his parents Ralph and Pauline Costea; his son Gary; granddaughter Jennifer and his wife Judith. Dean is survived by his daughters Jodi (Ken) Tourscher and Debbie (Grant) Vargo, both of Regina; grandchildren Sarah, Andrew and David Costea, all of BC, Tyler Mandziak, Michael and Vanessa Vargo, all of Regina; sister Connie (Dean) Doyle of BC; brother George (Ejole) of BC; mother-in-law Martha Hoffman of Cupar and sister-in-law Doreen (Steve) Walker of Saskatoon as well as several nieces and nephews. The Funeral Service will be held on Friday, April 20, 2001 at 2:00 P.M. in the Bread of Life Lutheran Church, 3018 Doan Dr., Regina, with Pastor Jerry Borkowsky, officiating. Interment will follow in Riverside Memorial Park. Prayers will be said on Thursday, April 19, 2001 at 7:00 P.M. in the chapel of Lee Funeral Home, 3101 Dewdney Ave., Regina. In lieu of flowers, donations made to the Allan Blair Cancer centre, 4101 Dewdney Ave., Regina, Sask., S4T 7T1, would be appreciated by the family. We hope you found happiness We'll miss your smile You'll be in our hearts forever Arrangements are in the care of LEE FUNERAL HOME Ph: 757-8645
GOUK - GEORGE - With sorrow we announce the passing of our dear husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather. George was born in Regina 1925. Predeceased by his parents Archie and Jean, his sister Jean and a daughter in infancy. George will be remembered by his wife of 50 years Pat and his family - Judy, Jennifer, Amanda Bell; Cathy, Peter, Tyler and Kayla Chalupiak; Doug, Cathy, Janice and Michael and six great-grandchildren. He is also survived by his extended family Norman, Jerry, David, Glen, Fred, Linda Barnes and relatives Gwen (Sam) Quigley and Gib (Lorraine) Stewart, Kay Stewart and Dave Stewart. George lived a full and happy life. Raised in Regina, he attended Scott Collegiate until he enlisted in the Canadian Navy during WWII. His concern about timeliness and his adherence to schedules served him well through his 31 years with the Regina Transit System. Retiring in 1984, he was proud of his career as a public employee and as a member of the ATU Local 588. George was active in the community and enjoyed his involvement as a Navy League Officer and Shriner and his many interests including sports, politics and technology. He was an ethical and principled person who believed in doing the right thing. We will remember his intelligence, his strength, his keen sense of responsibility and his loyal commitment to his family. MEMORIAL SERVICE will be held at the Regina Funeral Home, Hwy #1 East, on Saturday, April 21, 2001 at 10:00 a.m. with Rev. Ron Sutton, officiating. Interment to follow at Regina Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Donations may be made in George's memory to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Saskatchewan, 2360 - 2nd Ave., Regina, SK, S4R 1A6. Arrangements are entrusted to Regina Funeral Home (Phone 789-8850)
HANSON, Jean Eleanor,
Indian Head, SK
HANSON - On Tuesday, April 17, 2001, Jean Eleanor Hanson, Indian Head, Saskatchewan died at the age of 74 years. The funeral service will be held in St. Andrew's United Church, Indian Head, Sask. on Friday, April 20, 2001 at 3:00 p.m. Pastor Sheila McLeod officiating. Interment in Indian Head Cemetery. Jean was predeceased by her mother, Elizabeth Mowat in 1974; her father, Andy Mowat in 1990 and is survived by one daughter, Kathy (Larry) Savage, Medicine Hat, Alberta; two grandsons: Paul (Tzu-Min-Hung (JoJo)) Savage and their daughter Stephanie Caimile and Brian Savage, all of Taiwan; one brother, Alex (Ethel) Mowat, Sarnia, Ontario and their daughter, Janyth, London, Ontario; three cousins: Nina (Harvey) Moore, Sintaluta, Sask. and Jim and Judy and their families; Grace (Gerald) Forbes, Redwood City, California and their daughter Geraldine and her family; Irene (Orval) Hilts, Katepwa Beach, Sask. and their family Debbie and Jamie and his family. If friends so desire contributions to St. Andrew's United Church Memorial Fund, Indian Head, Sask. S0G 2K0 may be tokens of remembrance. Arrangements in care of Tubman Cremation and Funeral Service, Indian Head (1-800-667-8962).
KRAUSHAAR, William (Bill),
KRAUSHAAR - On Tuesday, April 17, 2001, William (Bill) Kraushaar, Wolseley, Sask. passed away at the age of 82 years. The funeral service will be held in Zion Lutheran Church, Wolseley, Sask. on Friday, April 20, 2001 at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Marek Sabol officiating. Interment in the Wolseley Cemetery. Predeceased by his father, Ludwig in 1949; his mother, Martha in 1965; a son in law, Robert James Longhurst in 1988; one sister, Violet in infancy and one brother, Fred in 2000. Bill is survived by his loving wife of 48 years, Ruth and their four children: Diane (Lorne) Miller, Bruderheim, Alta. and their family, Kathy (Les) Pasay, Cindy (Peter) Baker, Chris and Steven; Judy Longhurst, Victoria, B.C.; Brenda (Jim) Decelle, St. Albert, Alta. and their family, Jeff and Brad; and Grant (Darlene) Kraushaar, Fort McMurray, Alta. and their family, Gordon and Mitchell; two great grandchildren, Vanessa and Nicholas Pasay; three sisters: Martha Schultz, Regina, Millie (Art) Krahenbil, Wolseley and Dorothy (Otto) Schultz, Melville; one sister in law, Ida Kraushaar, Wolseley; as well as his numerous nieces and nephews. If friends so desire contributions to the Zion Lutheran Church, Memorial Fund, Wolseley, Sask., S0G 5H0 or to the Alzheimer's Association, 301-2550 12th Ave., Regina, Sask. S4P 3X1 may be tokens of remembrance. Arrangements in care of Tubman Cremation and Funeral Services, Wolseley (1-800-667-8962).
ALMAS, RALPH CLAYTON,
ALMAS - RALPH CLAYTON (1924-2001) Ralph Clayton Almas passed away on Sunday, May 13, 2001, in the Palliative Care Unit at the William Booth Special Care Home in Regina, after a lengthy battle with cancer. Ralph was born in Saskatoon, the youngest of five sons of Gina and Oscar Almas on April 26, 1924. Predeceased by his parents and brothers: Harold, Douglas and Bernie, Ralph is survived by his devoted wife and best friend of 53 years Audrey (Weaver); daughter Shirley Warren and her children Danielle (Rick) MacIntyre and David Warren; son Danny (Christine) and their children Carly and Kyle; son Tim and his children Lindsay and Laura; and his brother Howard of Saskatoon, SK. Ralph was an accomplished athlete and while still in high school was scouted by the Detroit Red Wings Hockey Club as a goalkeeper. He joined their organization and played for the Red Wings in the Stanley Cup playoffs in 1946. His hockey career was interrupted by two and one half years service with the Royal Canadian Navy between 1943 and 1945. He served on the Atlantic coast. Upon discharge from the Navy, Ralph rejoined the Red Wings and played for their American League farm teams in Indianapolis and St. Louis. He then played in Buffalo, New York and finished his career with the Victoria Cougars of the Western Hockey League in 1954. During the off-season Ralph and Audrey would return to Saskatoon where Ralph joined the mechanical contracting firm Waterman Waterbury. He also played ball for the Saskatoon Merchants softball team that won the Western Canada Softball Championship in1948. Ralph moved to Regina in 1964 with Waterman Waterbury. When the company was acquired by Comstock Canada, he was retained as Vice President of the Prairie Division. He retired after 25 years of service to the firm. While with Comstock, Ralph also served as an executive member of the Regina Construction Association. A MEMORIAL SERVICE will be held at Regina Funeral Home, Hwy #1 East, on Thursday, May 17, 2001, at 2:00 p.m. Private interment will take place in the St. Anthony's Mausoleum. Donations in lieu of flowers can be made to the Palliative Care Unit of the William Booth Special Care Home, 50 Angus Rd., Regina, SK, S4R 8P6. Arrangements are entrusted to Regina Funeral Home (Phone 789-8850).
BACHYNSKI - Thomas Bachynski; on Thursday, May 10, 2001, at the age of 73, Tom calmly fell asleep and went to be with his Lord in Heaven, after enduring many long and debilitating years with multiple sclerosis. Predeceased by his father, Peter in 1949 and his loving mother, Paulina in 1990, he leaves to mourn his only sister, Josephine (Bob) Shillingford of Balgonie, nephew, Robert (Heather) Shillingford and Ryan, niece, Lori (Peter) Neustaedter and Peter Jr. and Sara, all of Moose Jaw, nephew, Monty (Denise) Shillingford and Christopher and Jordan of Balgonie, and very special cousin and friend, Mike Antoniuk and his wife Helen of Bienfait. Tom was born and raised in Bienfait. In his working days, he was a section man for Canadian National Railways at Frobisher. He loved to fish for walleye at the dam. After Baba passed away, Tom sold their home in Bienfait and moved to Estevan. The MS began to hamper his ability to perform everyday functions and he soon required 4th level care and spent many years at Souris Valley Health Centre in Weyburn. He then moved to St. Joseph's Hospital in Estevan where he resided from 1996 to his passing. A very special thank you to Mike and Helen for their time, compassion and generosity toward Tom, and to the care staff at St. Joseph's Hospital for making his life as comfortable and as happy as possible. The Funeral Mass will be held at Bienfait Catholic Church on Wednesday, May 16th at 2:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, and in keeping with Tom's charitable nature, friends and family are encouraged to make a donation to the charity of their choice in his name. Arrangements are in care of the Orsted Funeral Home, Estevan. Allan StyreDarlene Price
BUCHANAN, DOLORES ROSELA,
BUCHANAN - DOLORES ROSELA age 69, died peacefully with the family by her side at the Pasqua Hospital, Saturday May 12, 2001. She is lovingly remembered by her two children, Connie (Stuart) Holtan and their daughter Kali, Ron Crosbie and his sons and daughters Laurelle, Kara, Mathew and Aaron and one great grandson Bryce. She also leaves to mourn her passing, sister Dorthy Ozborg, Carol Timperly, Barb Yeomen and several nieces and nephews. Born and raised in Moose Jaw, Dolores moved to Regina in 1973 where she retired from her career with PFRA in 1987. From there much of her time was spent in admiration of the beauty and splendor in nature that she so loved. Appreciation and thanks from all the family to the nursing staff for their care and compassion shown in our time there. Funeral Service will be Friday, May 18, 2001 at 1:30 pm in Speers Funeral Chapel, 2136 College Ave., Regina, Sask. Donations in Dolores name may be made to the Lung Association. Arrangements are in the care of Speers Funeral Chapel and Crematorium. 522-4433. Condolences can be sent to email@example.com
BUCK, Marlis Noreen,
BUCK - Marlis Noreen Buck of Estevan, passed away on Sunday, May 13, 2001 at the age of 60 years. She is survived by her husband, Vern and daughter, Laurel of Estevan. Brothers Vernon (Marjorie) Shelstad, Taber AB and Wayne (Audrey) Shelstad, Lacombe, AB. Sister, Gayle (Garry) Baraniuk, Melfort, SK. Mother-in-law, Emma Buck, Estevan. Brothers-in-law, Frank Buck, Regina and Walter Buck, Estevan. Sister-in-law, Jean (Jim) Olson, Winnipeg. Her aunts and uncles and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. Predeceased by her parents, Arthur and Anna Shelstad, father-in-law, Frank Buck Sr. and sister-in-law, Lois Buck. Funeral Service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, May 17, 2001 from Trinity Lutheran Church, Estevan with Pastor Paul Sartison and Pastor Val From officiating. Interment will follow in Estevan City Cemetery. If friends so desire, donations may be made to Trinity Lutheran Church or Allan Blair Cancer Clinic, Regina. Arrangements are in care of the Orsted Funeral Home, Estevan. Allan StyreBob Moyse
KYLE, Oriole Mary,
KYLE - Oriole Mary Kyle, late of Regina Pioneer Village, died April 2, 2001, at the age of 96 years. Predeceased by her husband, Alvan, in 1972, and by her two sons, Dean and Bruce, and her grandson, Robert, she is survived by her daughter, Mavis (Peter Evans), and her sons, Larry (Elva) and Wayne (Georgina), eight grandchildren, and four great grandchildren, and two daughters-in-law, Ellen and Danna. She was one of a family of eight Carleton children in Cabri, Saskatchewan, all of whom are now deceased. She became a teacher and later, after her marriage, she lived with her family at Richardson, Rowatt, and later Regina. She was active in the United Church in those centres and especially Westminster United Church in Regina where she was a key leader and organizer of the CGIT. As a pianist and leader of singing groups she brought pleasure to many confined seniors and then became one herself. Inrecent years she enjoyed wonderful care at Ward 2 East in Pioneer Village. A Memorial Service will be held on Thursday, May 17, 2001 at 2:00 p.m. in Westminster United Church, 3025 - 13th Avenue, Regina with Rev. Wayne Knouse officiating, assisted by Rev. Katherine Kyle. Interment had previously taken place in Riverside Memorial Park. Flowers gratefully declined. Arrangements in care of Speers Funeral Chapel and Crematorium Services. E-mail condolences may be sent to the family at firstname.lastname@example.org
Kelliher / Regina, SK
HOLOWENKO - Annie Holowenko of Regina, formerly of Kelliher. Passed away on Thursday July 31, 2001 at the William Booth Special Care Home in Regina. She was ninety years of age. Prayers will be held on Sunday at 7:00 p.m. from St. Vladimir's Ukrainian Catholic Church in Kelliher. Requiem Divine Liturgy will be celebrated on Monday at 10:00 a.m. from St. Vladimir's Ukrainian Catholic Church in Kelliher. Interment to follow in the Sts. Peter & Paul Parish Cemetery in Jasmin. Annie leaves to cherish her memory her daughter, Sylvia (Henry) Dobrowolski and their children David and Ken all of Regina; her special niece that she raised, Olga (Larry) Nelson and their family of Calgary; one sister, Mary Hunt of Brantford, ON; one sister-in-law, Mary Holowenko of Ituna; as well as numerous nieces, nephews and relatives. Memorials in memory of Annie may be made to the Salvation Army William Booth Special Care Home. Arrangements entrusted to Bailey's Funeral Home Ituna - Yorkton 1-888-783-7552.
LOWE, DOROTHEA (DOLLY),
LOWE - DOROTHEA (DOLLY), age 68, late of Coronach, SK, passed away May 31, 2001. Dolly was born June 24, 1932 in Bengough, SK. She was raised on the family farm and received her education at the Buffalo Gap School. Following her schooling, Dolly worked at various jobs. Throughout her life, Dolly was always looking after people, young and old, and because of this, she became an "Aunt" or "Grandmother" to many people who considered her part of their family. Dolly enjoyed painting, crocheting, and gardening. Dolly had a great love for animals, especially horses and dogs. Predeceased by her father Orval Hicks, brother Wayne Hicks, sisters Beryl Hicks and Sharon Hicks, she will be remembered and cherished by her son Jamie (Sue) Lowe, two grandsons Kevin and Andrew Lowe, her mother Hazel Hicks, sister Kathleen (Auby) Nelson, brother Dale Hicks, brother Laverne (Louise) Hicks, brother Dean (Margaret) Hicks, brother Doug (Deloris) Hicks, sister Velda (Lorne) Mortenson, brother Butch (Elaine) Hicks, sister Shirley (Marv) Holbrook, numerous nieces and nephews, and many close friends. Graveside service for family and close friends will be held at the Buffalo Gap Cemetery, Big Beaver District, Sask. on Saturday, June 2, 2001, at 11:00 A.M. The Reverend P. Marie Wedderburn will officiate. Memorials can be made to the Coronach Area Health Care Foundation, c/o Cecil Keast, Box 688, Coronach, S0H 0Z0. Ross Funeral Service, Assiniboia, Sask. 306-642-3373. For all the lives she touched she will be dearly missed.
MacKAY, MARIE ROBERTA (nee Patterson),
MacKAY - MARIE ROBERTA (nee Patterson), passed away peacefully at Balcarres Integrated Care Centre, Balcarres, SK on Wednesday, May 30, 2001, at the age of 95. Marie was born in Indian Head, SK on October 5, 1905 to Robert and Margaret Patterson. She married Howard MacKay in 1928. Marie and Howard farmed at Wide Awake District, Indian Head, SK and eventually relocated to Regina, SK where they were long time residents. Predeceased by her husband Howard, three brothers Bill, Vern and Eldon Patterson; sister-in-law Dorothy Patterson; two sisters Eva (George) Grant and Pearl (Bud) Lindsay and brother-in-law Alan Lynch. Marie is survived by her sister Margaret Lynch and two daughters, Bunny (Doug) Norton and Shirley (Rudy) Wolfe; two sisters-in-law Joan Patterson of Regina and Joan Patterson of Edmonton, AB; grandchildren: Terry (Debbie) Norton; Rand (Toni) Norton, Shelly (Gord) Brock, Marsha (Larry) Norton, Larry (Donna) Norton; Brent (Lisa) Wolfe, Shannon (Chris) Clement, Sheila (Matt) Armistead; nine great-grandchildren, three great-great grandchildren as well as numerous nieces and nephews. FUNERAL SERVICE will be held at the Regina Funeral Home, Hwy #1 East, on Monday, June 4, 2001 at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Erin Shoemaker officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Balcarres Integrated Care Centre, Balcarres, SK, S0G 0C0. Arrangements are entrusted to Regina Funeral Home (Phone 789-8850)