TRAUB - On Thursday, April 8, 2004 Rose Traub passed away in Regina, SK at the age of 87 years. Rose will be lovingly remembered by her sons, Wayne (Kathy), Marvin and Colin (Val); daughter, Karen (Jim) Good; brother, Howard Boulding; sister Edith Germscheid; 8 grandchildren; 6 great grandchildren; as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents; husband, Alvin; brothers, George, Maxwell, Charles, William and Albert; sisters, Annie, Estella and Ruby. Rose was born in Duncan B.C. The family then moved to Jameson, SK, where Rose grew up. In 1944 she married Alvin Traub of McLean SK and together they farmed until 1967 when they retired to town. In 1993, Rose moved to Regina, where she resided until her passing. Graveside Service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 14, 2004 at McLean Cemetery, McLean, SK, with Rev. Ron Clark officiating. Paragon Funeral Services entrusted with arrangements 359-7776
BAGAN, MICHAEL - May 21, 1921-April 10, 2004. Born in Poland, Michael immigrated to Canada in 1930. He farmed at Erwood, SK., (near Hudson Bay) for many years. He served in the Canadian Army as a marksman for 4 years during WWII. Michael also worked for the Department of Agriculture for a few years and also at Kitimat for one winter. Predeceased by his parents, stepmother, first wife, 2 infant brothers and a great granddaughter, Michael is survived by his wife Mary of 46 years, son Larry; daughter Gladys (Lloyd Gerun); son Leslie (Dorthy), and grandchildren Celeste (Shjown Darwel), Michelle (Daren Roberts), Jayme and Jessica Bagan, as well as 6 great grandchildren. Service of Remembrance will be held at Westhill Park Baptist Church, 8025 Sherwood Dr., on Tuesday, April 13, 2004 at 2:00 P.M. with Rev. David Simpson officiating. Flowers gratefully declined, memorials may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association, Regina & District Branch, 4420 Albert St., Regina, SK., S4S 6B4, or to a charity of your choice. The family would like to thank the dedicated nurses and Doctors of 3B, CSU, and 3D at the Pasqua Hospital. Arrangements entrusted to: Victoria Avenue Funeral Home 761-2727
KINNA - Janice Lousie passed away suddenly at the age of 47 years on Wednesday, April 7, 2004. Janice was predeceased by her father John Simcak, mother Erma Bott, sister Jean Perrault, niece and nephew, Tracey and Trenton. Left to cherish her memory is her husband Brad, son Derrick, daughter Jill, brother Gerald (Carol) Simcak, stepfather Warren Bott, as well as numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and friends. A MEMORIAL SERVICE will be held at the Regina Funeral Home, Hwy #1 East on Wednesday, April 14, 2004 at 2:00 pm. In lieu of Flowers donations may be made to the Sofia House, Regina, SK. Friends and family are invited to sign a book of condolences at www.obituariestoday.com. Arrangements entrusted to Regina Funeral Home (306-789-8850)
Wilson, Marion Isobel,
WILSON - Mrs. Marion Isobel Wilson of Carnduff passed away at the Galloway Health Centre, Oxbow on Tuesday, June 1, 2004 at the age of 82 years. She was predeceased by her parents Ewen & Elizabeth (Woodward) Cameron; and son Larry. Marion is survived by her loving husband Tom of Carnduff; daughter Betty (Larry) Mills of Rocanville, SK; granddaughter Sherri (Kirby) Fowler and their daughter Avery all of Regina; also grandson Neil Mills of Toronto. The funeral service will be held on Saturday, June 5, 2004 at 2:00 pm in the St. Andrews United Church, Carnduff, SK. Mrs. Bev Ireland officiating with interment to follow at Workman cemetery. Donations may be given to the Galloway Health Centre Palliative Care Fund, Box 268 Oxbow, SK. S0C 2B0 or to the Gainsborough Health Centre Palliative Care Fund, Box 420 Gainsborough, SK. S0C 0Z0. Arrangements in care of Redpath Funeral Home, Canduff (306) 482-3309
Ackerman, Mary Katherine,
ACKERMAN - Mary Katherine (Kohler) passed away unexpectedly on May 29, 2004 at the age of 92 years. Formerly of Chamberlain, SK, but recently residing in Regina and Mill Bay, BC, Mary is predeceased by her husband Philip Ackerman in 1993, grandson Philip Polard, brother Peter Kohler; sisters: Agnes Huber, Susan Ackerman, Matilda (Tillie) Ackerman. She is survived by a brother William (Bill) Kohler; sons: Wilfred (Vivian), Orville (Ellie), Joseph (Arlene), Edward (Mary Lou); daughters: Eileen Batza (Garnet Harmon), Jeanette Polard (Jacques); and lovingly remembered by her many grandchildren: Lori Gottselig (Colin), Lyle Ackerman, Leland Ackerman (Shelley), Bradley Batza (Carmen), Leanne Thompson (Paul), Charleen Caumanns (Nick), Loreleen La Porta (Cosimo), Jeremiah Polard; Jeffrey Ackerman (Andrea), Brent Ackerman (Monique), Philip Ackerman (Tammy), Jason Ackerman (Colleen Burke); Trevor Ackerman, Jennifer Ackerman, Christopher Ackerman; Amber Ackerman, Ryan Ackerman; great grandchildren: Ashley Gottselig, Derrick Gottselig; Baylee Batza; Jake Thompson, Ally Thompson; Katherine Caumanns, Isabelle Caumanns, Alexandra Caumanns; Matteo La Porta; Josh Ackerman; Jenna Ackerman, Devan Ackerman; Amy Evans, Kevin Evans, Justin Evans. Mary was born and raised in the Holdfast area until she married, and lived, farmed and raised her family in the Chamberlain area until retiring in 1977 in Regina. Visitation for all will be from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. on Friday, June 4, 2004 at Speers Funeral Chapel, 2136 College Avenue. Funeral Service Mass will be held on Saturday, June 5, 2004 at 11:00 a.m. at Good Samaritan Parish Centre, 425 Broad Street North, Regina. If friends so desire donations may be made to the Chamberlain Cemetery Fund, Chamberlain, SK S0G 0R0. Arrangements in care of Speers Funeral Chapel and Crematorium Services.
EBEL - Edward Ebel, late of Weyburn, SK, passed away May 30, 2004 at the age of 91 years. The funeral service will be held Thursday, June 3, 2004 at 1:00 p.m. in the Fletcher Funeral Chapel, Weyburn, SK with Rev. John Ferrier officiating. Interment will be held at Halbrite Cemetery, Halbrite, SK. Viewing and visitation held, Wednesday, June 2, 2004 at Fletcher Funeral Chapel, Weyburn, from 7:00-9:00 p.m. Donations can be made to SVECC, Weyburn, SK. Arrangements entrusted to Fletcher Funeral Chapels Ltd. Weyburn, SK (842-5432)
Ferguson, Alexander John,
FERGUSON - Mr. Alexander John `Jack' Ferguson, of Yorkton, passed away peacefully at his home on Saturday, May 29, 2004. He was 78 years of age. Jack had been a chartered accountant since 1956 and a long time partner in the accounting firm of ParkerQuine LLP, Yorkton. Survived by his wife Nancy, sons: Ian of Ottawa and Doug of Yorkton, a brother Mac (Rena) Ferguson of Yorkton, and niece Wendy (Mike) Maze and family. The funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 2, 2004 at St. Andrew's United Church in Yorkton. Memorials to the Palliative Care Program of the Sunrise Health District would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements are entrusted to Bailey's Funeral Home, Yorkton.
Polsom, Sylvia Kathleen,
POLSOM - On Sunday, August 8, 2004, Sylvia Kathleen Polsom, late of Regina, Sask, passed away at the age of 56 years. She was predeceased by her father Albert Lorencz; brother Leonard Lorencz; brothers-in-law Delbert Polsom, George Polsom, Gordon Polsom, Clarence Keil, John Jahn, Wilfred Leduc, John Whitmore, Herman Barkman and George Kehler; sisters-in-law Opal Kehler and Jean Keil. She is survived by her husband Victor William (Bill); sons Victor William, Jr. (Bonnie) and James Allen (Christina); grandchildren Shawna (James) Geisinger, Ashley, Sarah, Andrew, Cristen, Jaimie, Austin and Carly Polsom; mother Agatha Lorencz (Sam Walters); sisters Tillie (Arnie) Radons, Eleanor Lorencz (Bob), Rosemarie (Leonard) Chibi, Shirley (Ben) Popadynec, Delores Butz (Dennis), Linda (Ray) Brandt and Dorothy (Allan) Horvath; brothers George (Louise) Lorencz, Jim (Tracy) Lorencz, John (Bev) Lorencz, Ricky (Debra) Lorencz and Melvin Lorencz; sisters-in-law Doreen (John) Polowyk, Edith Jahn, Josephine (Bob) MacLean, Arnice Polsom and Roseanne Polsom; brothers-in-law Ernest (Betty) Polsom, Stan (Donna) Polsom, Wally (Sharon) Polsom and Bob (Carol) Polsom; numerous nieces and nephews; special friends Carson and Ida Janes, Keith and Dorothy Hall, Jeanette Churchill, Alva Coley, Daisy West, Jo Simmons, Ruby Salter and Anne Kayter. A lifetime committed to love and concern for others ended when Sylvia went to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on August 8, 2004 at 12:08 A.M. after a battle with a particularly aggressive form of breast cancer. Sylvia was a true Christian who loved and was loved by many people. She particularly loved her grandchildren who often spent time with her at her home, or by daily telephone conversations. She had friends from the higher echelons of the community, as well as those of lesser circumstance. Sylvia began her working life at a young age as a full time babysitter. She became a waitress, then through the vision of Carson and Ida Janes, she was coached by them into becoming a secretary, office manager and bookkeeper for the Salvation Army Public Relations Department. Sylvia was the heartbeat and hub of her family. She will be sadly missed by her husband Bill, her sons Victor and James and their families. Sylvia was a shining example of Christ's love and compassion. She will be a bright star and welcome addition to the host of Heaven. Everybody who knew her, loved her. The Funeral Service will take place on Wednesday, August 11, 2004 at 1:30 P.M. in the Salvation Army Citadel, 2012 McIntyre St., Regina, SK, with Col. Robert Chapman, officiating. Interment will follow at Regina Memorial Gardens. Those so wishing may make donations in Sylvia's memory to the Allan Blair Cancer Centre, 4101 Dewdney Avenue, Regina, SK S4T 1A3 or Unit 3B of the Pasqua Hospital, 4101 Dewdney Avenue, Regina, SK S4T 1A5. Arrangements are in the care of LEE FUNERAL HOME (306) 757-8645
SCHNEDAR - Henry of Biggar, Sk. passed away on Saturday, August 7, 2004, in Biggar Hospital at the age of 91 years. Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, August 12, 2004 at 11:00 A.M. from Biggar United Church (907 Quebec Street) with Rev. Neil Millard officiant. Interment Hillcrest Memorial Gardens Saskatoon. Memorial tributes in Henry's memory may be made to Biggar United Church Music Fund or Canadian Bible Society. Grondin Funeral Service Biggar entrusted with arrangements (948-2669) "Our family serving your family since 1963 " Patrick Grondin & Bob Clothier Funeral Directors.
TORKELSON - Lillian (Miss "T "), late of Weyburn, SK, passed away August 6, 2004 at the age of 93. Funeral Service will be held Wednesday, August 11, 2004 at 11:00 A.M. in the Church of Christ, Weyburn, SK. Mr. Dan Wieb will officiate. Interment in St. John's Cemetery, Beaubier, SK. Donations can be made to Western Christian College, Regina, SK. Arrangements entrusted to: Fletchers Funeral Chapels Ltd. Weyburn, SK
WILSON - On Sunday, August 8, 2004, Harriet Emily Wilson, late of Regina Village, passed away at the age of 86 years. Arrangements are pending. Complete service details will be published at a later date. Arrangements are in the care of LEE FUNERAL HOME 757-8645
BLUM - Patricia (Pat) Blum passed away on Friday, July 30, 2004 in Regina at the age of 72 years. Pat will be lovingly remembered by her son, Rob (Kinda) Lysack and their children Dane and Reece all of Regina; her sister, Del (Bill) Portlock of Calgary as well as numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. She is predeceased by her parents; her first husband, James (Lou) Lysack in 1987 and her second husband, John Blum in 2002. A Graveside Service will be held at 11:00 a.m., on Wednesday, August 11, 2004 at Riverside Memorial Park Cemetery with Rev. Doug Lancaster officiating. In lieu of flowers donations in Pat's memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, 1910 McIntyre St, Regina, SK, S4P 2R3 Paragon Funeral Services entrusted with arrangements. 359-7776
GRAINGER - Arnold passed away on Saturday, August 7, 2004 at the age of 78. He is survived by his wife Beatrice, two daughters: Carol Grainger (Lyle Sauer), Karen (Mark) Schwartz, two sons: Lyle (Marilyn), Gord (Bonny); grandchildren: Felice, Dustin, Michael, Crystal, Jason, Jordan and Amber; sister: Vi (Art) McCabe, brothers: Norman (Val) and Irvin (Edna) Grainger as well as numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Donations in Arnold's memory may be made to Saskatchewan Parkinson's Disease Foundations, 108B 3502 Taylor Street E., Saskatoon, SK S7H 5H9. A PRIVATE GRAVESIDE SERVICE will take place. Arrangements are entrusted to Regina Funeral Home (306) 789-8850.