RING - Edward Daniel, M.D., F.R.C.P. (C). It is with deepest sadness that we announce the death of Edward (Danny) in his home February 12th, 2004. He was born in Regina, Saskatchewan and attended Thompson School, Central Collegiate, and Luther College where he showed great academic aptitude. He volunteered for the Regina Rifles Regiment and received his Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of Saskatchewan in 1944. He began his medical studies on scholarship at the University of Saskatchewan and received his M.D. from the University of Manitoba in 1946, receiving academic distinctions. He did post graduate studies in Winnipeg and received his certification in the Specialty of Internal Medicine in 1952. He then moved back to Regina with his first wife and family and established his practice at the Medical Arts Clinic. For a time he was the Chief of Staff at the Regina Grey Nuns Hospital. From 1968 to 1989 he worked for the Saskatchewan Anti-Tuberculosis League in both Fort San and Saskatoon and became the Clinical Director. After his retirement, he updated his certification in Cardiology and continued practicing until 1999. He was a dedicated, passionate, and skilled physician and is fondly remembered by his former patients and colleagues. Edward practiced under the belief that the patient came first and that the Doctor's role was to always listen to their patient. Edward is lovingly remembered by his wife Charmaine, his sons: Daniel (Laurie), Patrick (Linda), and Michael. His stepchildren: Calvin (Sarah), Shelly (Mark), and Donna (Rui). His grandchildren: Cody (Leah), Bronywn, William, and Dean. His step-grandchildren: Brandon, Julian, Stephanie, and Emily. He is also remembered by numerous nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his first wife Kathleen, his daughter Lisa, his parents Peter and Katherine, sisters Kay and Mary, and brother Jack. When Edward was younger he was very athletic, playing baseball, football, curling and golf. For a period of time in the 1960's he was a team Doctor for the Saskatchewan Roughriders. He had a great love of reading, sports, and classical music. He was an opera buff attending live opera and rarely missing the Saturday Broadcast of the Metropolitan Opera on CBC. Edward will be sadly missed by family and friends. Respecting his wishes there will not be a service.
SHANKS - Francis Edward, of Melville, SK passed away February 14, 2004 at the age of 73 years. Edward is survived by his wife, Margaret; his son, Howard (Carol) and grandson, Andrew of Regina. He was predeceased by his daughter, Margaret Elizabeth (Betty) in 1995. Prayers will be said Monday, February 16, 2004 at 7:30 p.m. at the chapel of Matthews Funeral Home, Melville. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Tuesday, February 17, 2004 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Henry"s Roman Catholic Church, Melville. Arrangements are entrusted to Matthews Funeral Home, Melville.
MAHAN - Kenneth Daryl Mahan passed away at Oxbow, SK Wednesday, April 7, 2004 at the age of 65 years. He is survived by his wife, Marie, Oxbow; two daughters, Darla and Dawn, Moosomin; mother-inlaw, Helen Hames, Oxbow; four brothers, Rob (Millie), Larry, Dennis, Gordon; two sisters, Bev Armitage and Marlisle (Tom) Jackson; three sisters-in-law, Eileen, Pat, Elaine; numerous nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents, Victor and Elsie Mahan; brother, Terry. Graveside Memorial Service at a later date. If friends so desire, donations may be given to Regina Cancer Patient Lodge or Galloway Health Center X-ray Machine Fund. Arrangements are in care of the Orsted Funeral Home, Oxbow. Allan StyreEvelyn Yeates
MORCOM - Ernest (Roy) passed away peacefully on Friday, April 9, 2004 at the age of 83. Roy is survived by Dora, his loving wife of 56 years, his son Doug (Judy), daughters Lynda Stefiuk, Diane Gerrard, and Susan (Robert) Morgan, his brother Allan, and sisters Jessie French, Alice Foster, and Nellie Ritchie; seven grandchildren, Dawn, David, Lori, DeAnna, Adam, Eric, and Jessica. He is predeceased by his parents, William and Mary, brothers Walter and Mark, sisters Dorothy and Eileen. Roy served overseas in the Royal Canadian Air Force during World War II, and spent many years in Regina as a service station operator and mechanic before joining the City of Regina Water Department. During his retirement he enjoyed his garden, woodwork projects, and camping. Roy was a loving father and grandfather whose sense of fun and playfulness leaves treasured memories to those fortunate enough to grow up around him. The family sincerely thanks Dr. Newton as well as all of the staff of the DVA Ward at Wascana Hospital; Drs. Kurtz, Jarikre and Abdulhadi and the staff of Unit 4D; Dr. Klein and the staff of Palliative Care Unit 3A at the Pasqua Hospital. In honor of Roy's wishes no funeral service will be held. If friends so desire, memoriam contributions may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association of Canada, Southern Office, 4420 Albert Street, S4S 6B4.
SALI - On Sunday, April 4, 2004, Jerome Nick Sali, late of Regina Pioneer Village, Regina, Saskatchewan, passed away at the age of 81 years. The Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, April 12, 2004 (today) at 11:00 A.M. in St. Cecilia R.C. Church, 5020-7th Avenue, Regina, SK with Rev. Pedro Aldea celebrant. A private family interment will follow at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Alzheimer Society of Saskatchewan, 301-2250-12th Ave., Regina, SK, S4P 3X1 would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements are in the care of LEE FUNERAL HOME 757-8645
Scott, Mary Elizabeth,
SCOTT - Safe in the arms of God, Mary Elizabeth Scott (Welch) of Assiniboia was freed from her long courageous battle with cancer on April 8 at the age of 87 years. Mary was born November 28, 1916 on a farm south of Willow Bunch and attended Dutch Hollow School into her early teens. She married Alex Scott in 1938 and started their life together farming near Willow Bunch during the difficult "dirty thirties". They retired from the farm and moved into Assiniboia in 1973 where Mary worked at the Co-op cafe
SYHLONYK - Dan (Dumitru) Syhlonyk, resident of Pioneer Village, passed away peacefully on Sunday, April 11, 2004, after a brief illness. Dan will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 52 years, Eva; children, Peter (Eileen) Syhlonyk, Elaine (Dick) Linton, Ed (Karen) Syhlonyk and Sherry (Doug) Purcell; grandchildren, Tammy, Kim, Shane, Ryland, Raelyne, Randy, Lindsay, Daylen, Cabree and Jenna; great granddaughters, Tristin and Brooklyn; brother, Tony Syhlonyk; sister, Sophie (Oniel) Gieni and many other family. Predeceased by his daughter, Patricia; parents, George and Rachilla; brothers, Mike, Alex, William, John and sister, Belle Paranuik. Dan was born and raised in the Kayville district, where he farmed until his retirement in 1991, upon which he moved to Regina. A Private Family Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, April 14, 2004. Interment will take place in Regina Cemetery Paragon Funeral Services entrusted with arrangements. 359-7776
BAILLIE — Wilma, late of Weyburn, SK. passed away at the age of 87 years on April 6, 2004. A Grave Side Service will be held Memorial Day week-end at Green Acres Memorial Gardens, Weyburn, Sk. Donations in memory of Wilma may be made to a charity of one's choice. Arrangements in care of Hastings-Dionne Funeral Home Inc. Weyburn, SK (842-6662)
MACGREGOR - Phyllis (nee Caden) passed away peacefully on Monday, May 31, 2004 at the age of 80. Left to celebrate her life are her husband Don; daughters: Linda (Ken) Kirby and Judy (Doug) Morcom; sons: Don (Lynn) and Doug (Gia); grandchildren: Dan (Lori Ann), Anita (Darrell), Dawn (James), Mike (Carmen), James (Ingrid), Adam, Leah, Lauren and Liette and great-grandchildren, Tyler, Melissa, Tanner, Matt, and Megan. She is predeceased by her parents, Austin and Sarah, and infant brother, and her aunts Sybil, Annie, and Polly who helped to raise her. Phyllis left her home in Newcastle, England at the young age of 17 to join the Royal Air Force during WWII, where she proudly served as a motor transport driver. She met her husband Don, an RCAF Navigator, in Scotland in December 1943 and the two were married on January 29th of 1944. She came to Canada with her oldest daughter in 1946 to join her husband. They lived in Saskatoon, then moved to Regina in 1949, where Phyllis was a stay-at-home wife and mother. She was a volunteer with many organizations, and served as President of the MS Society of Regina for many years. Phyllis was happiest when spending time with her family and friends, especially during summers at the family cabin on Long Lake. Her stories of her life in England were a source of fascination for her children and grandchildren alike. Phyllis had a tender heart, and was always willing to welcome others into her life. All who knew and loved her will sadly miss her. The family sincerely thanks the third floor staff of the Santa Maria Senior Citizen's home. In honor of Phyllis' wishes, no funeral service will be held. If friends so desire, memoriam contributions may be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada, Regina Chapter, 150 Albert Street, Regina, SK, S4R 2N2. Arrangements are entrusted to Regina Funeral Home (306) 789-8850.
Moose Jaw, SK
MITCHELL - It is with great sadness the family of MR. WILLIAM (BILL) MITCHELL, retired Moose Jaw Police Service Chief, announce his passing on May 31, 2004 at the age of 70 years. Bill is survived by Doreine, his loving wife of 50 years, his son Norman and wife Bonny of Ft. Qu'Appelle and his son Richard of Regina. In addition to his wife and sons, Bill was intensely proud of his four grandchildren: Sean of Winnipeg, Katherine of Calgary, Kelly of Charlettown and Alayne of Toronto, as well as two greatgrandchildren, Zachary and Haley. Bill is also survived by three brothers: Don and Ted of England and Jim of Moose Jaw. Bill's 35 year career as a Peace Officer began the 3rd of October, 1956 and he continued to provide tireless, dedicated service to the citizens of Moose Jaw until his retirement from the Position of Chief of Police the 31st of January 1992. Retirement from a very successful career was not enough to satisfy Bill's love for life and after departing from the Police Service; he continued to pursue his life long passion for farming on the family farm at Stony Beach. The Funeral Mass will be Celebrated on Thursday, June 3, 2004 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church, Moose Jaw. Reverend Father Gerry Bauche will Preside. Interment will follow at Rosedale Cemetery. Visitation for family and friends will he held Wednesday evening 7-9 p.m. at the W.J.Jones & Son Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Moose Jaw Humane Society, 1755 Stadacona West, Moose Jaw, Sask. In living memory of Bill, a tree will be planted in Wakamow Valley by W.J.Jones & Son Funeral Home. Please sign the memorial register book at website: www.wjjonesandson.com (Obituaries). W.J.JONES & SON MOOSE JAW 693-4644
NAMETH - On Monday, May 31, 2004 Frank J. Nameth of Cupar, Sask., passed away at the age of 87 years, with his loving wife Dolly and children by his side. Frank was born on December 2, 1916, the youngest son of Gabe and Mary Nameth. He was predeceased by his father Gabe in 1918, mother Mary in 1975, brothers Gabe, Steve, Peter and Wendel; one sister Rose Lucas and grandson Rick Mearns as well as several nephews. Frank is survived by his loving companion and soul mate Dolly of 57 1/2 years; five children, sons, Jim (Maryann), Ken (Sharon), Frankie (Linda); daughters Irene (Larry Mearns), Roseann (Greg Schmidt); sixteen grandchildren; 22 great grandchildren and one sister Annie Sabyan. After finishing school in 1931, Frank farmed with his mother and brothers until joining the army in April 1942. Training in several places in Canada finally Frank was sent to Jamaica in May 1943. He served there until injured in February 1944. After recovering he came home in September 1944 and was honorably discharged on February 5, 1945. In 1946 Frank married Dolly Blundell and they farmed together and raised five children in the Cupar District. In 1975 they retired to Cupar leaving the farm to their sons. Even after retiring from the farm a common sight to see north of Cupar was a 1/2 ton truck going to do odd jobs at the farm. Frank's enjoyment in life was hockey, ball and in later years Frank became a hot shot in the local pool hall. He played pool until its closing day in December 2003. Frank loved dancing and enjoyed a good time. In 2001 Frank was diagnosed with an inoperable heart ailment which took his life. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, June 3, 2004 at 11:00 a.m. in St. Patrick R.C. Church, Cupar, Sask., with Rev. Gary Lindenbach, Rev. Bob MacKenzie con celebrants. Interment to follow in the Cupar Cemetery. Prayers will be said on Wednesday, June 2, 2004 at 7:30 p.m. in St. Patrick R.C. Church. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Saskatchewan 2360 2nd Avenue, Regina, Sas., S4R 1A6. From Dolly and families Rest in peace Frank you will be greatly missed and loved by us all. Arrangements are in the care of LEE FUNERAL HOME Cupar and Regina 757-8645