DAVID - Austin Eugene David, late of the Bengough Health Center, formerly of Ogema, SK passed away November 28, 2004 at the age of 89 years. Funeral Service will be held Friday, December 3rd, 2004 at the Ogema United Church, Ogema, SK at 2:00 P.M. with Reverend Teresa Bennett-Cole officiating. Interment will be December 3rd, 2004 at Amulet Cemetery, Amulet, SK. For friends so wishing donations may be made in memory of Austin to the Bengough Health Center, Bengough, Sk. Arrangements entrusted to Fletcher Funeral Chaples Ltd Weyburn, SK (842-5432
HEBERT - On Wednesday, November 24, 2004, Joseph Arthur Henri Hebert, late of Regina Sask., passed away at the age of 76 years. Joseph was predeceased by his parents Harve and Maria Hebert, sisters Yvette, Jeanne, Helene, Sylvia and Anna. He is survived by his ex-wife Millie; sons Brian (Melinda) of Regina, SK, Barry of North Portal, SK, Don "Duck " of Regina, SK and Murray (Deysi) of Minnesota; brother Leo; sisters Novia, Olive, Louise, Cecile, Adele, Leona and Rose; four grandchildren Chassie, Alex, Jace and Murray J.R. The Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, December 4, 2004 at 2:00 PM in the Chapel of Lee Funeral Home, 3101 Dewdney, Ave., Regina, Sask. Arrangements are in the care of LEE FUNERAL HOME 757-8645
HILDERMAN - David of Strasbourg passed away November 30, 2004 at the age of 84 years. He leaves to cherish his memory Minnie his loving wife of 61 years, his children Ray (Terri), Darlene (Keith) Heinitz, Don (Lynn) and Lorne (Darlene), seven grandchildren, four great grandchildren, sister Katie Kelln, brother Godfrey (Gladys), numerous nieces, nephews and friends. Funeral Service will be held on Saturday December 4, 2004 at 2 PM from St. Paul Lutheran Church, Duval. Rev. Martin Olsen officiating. Interment Duval Cemetery. Hansen's Funeral Home, Strasbourg in care of arrangements. Flowers gratefully declined, friends may make donations to the Last Mountain Pioneer Home or to the Nokomis Health Centre.
SCHLOSSER - Adam passed away on Monday, December 6, 2004 in Regina after a long battle with Alzheimer's disease. He was predeceased by his father, mother, stepfather and a nephew. Adam leaves to cherish his memory, his loving wife JoAnne; children: Michael and Steve (Rhonda) and two grandchildren: Austin and Kendra; brothers Jerry and Richard; sisters: Delores and Eletha; as well as numerous other relatives. Adam was employed with Sask Power and Sask Energy from 1966 until 1997. A VISITATION for family and friends will be held at Regina Funeral Home, Hwy #1 East, on Thursday, December 9, 2004 from 7:00 9:00 p.m. A FUNERAL SERVICE will be held at Regina Funeral Home on Friday, December 10, 2004 at 10:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society of Saskatchewan, 301, 2550 12 Ave., Regina, SK S4P 3X1. or to the Regina Humane Society, PO Box 3143, Regina, SK S4P 3G7. A special thank you is extended to Dr Salgado, the nursing staff of 4-A Pasqua Hospital and to the staff of Pioneer Village Adult Day Program for the excellent care given to Adam. Arrangements are entrusted to Regina Funeral Home (306-789-8850).
SCHMIDT, JULIANNA - It is with sadness that we announce the passing of Julianna Schmidt, just short of her 99th birthday, December 6, 2004. She was born on December 23, 1905 to Anton Schmidt and Felicia Thaler in St. Peter's Colony, Kronau and was the last surviving member of the family which consisted of four brothers and seven sisters. Julianna is survived by her sister-inlaw, Anna Mary Schmidt as well as numerous nieces and nephews. She was employed by Saskatchewan Government Telephones and SaskTel for twenty-eight years, retiring in December 1970. She moved to William Booth Special Care Home in January 1999 and resided there her remaining years. She was a staunch supporter of the Saskatchewan Roughriders and a season ticket holder for many years, the fact that could be seen when you visited her apartment and at last her room at William Booth. In the last months of her life she had a visit from Ron Estay of the Riders and even tried on his Grey Cup ring. Her keen wit was with her right to the end, as all at William Booth could attest. Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday, December 9th, 2004 at 10:30 a.m. in St. Peter's R. C. Church, 100 Argyle Street N. with Rev. Peter Pham, Celebrant. Interment in Riverside Memorial Park. A special thank you to all the staff at William Booth for their kindness and compassion the past six years and especially the last month, the nurses of Balfour Wing, all the volunteers and anyone who had contact with her and especially to Captain Barbara who always seemed to understand. Donations may be made in memory of Julianna to the William Booth Special Care Home, 50 Angus Road, Regina S4R 8P6 or to a charity of choice. Arrangements in care of Speers Funeral Chapel and Crematorium Services. Condolences to the family may be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
SEXSMITH - Margaret Sexsmith (nee Teasdale) widow of Gordon Sexsmith passed away peacefully on Monday, December 6, 2004 at Wolseley Lakeside Home. She was born in Wolseley on May 8, 1915 and lived most of her life except for several years in Fort William, Ont. where she married Gordon Sexsmith and gave birth to a daughter Carol prior to Gordon's departure overseas during WWII. After the war they moved west and farmed in the Allindale District, north of Sintaluta, Sask. In 1949 a second daughter Connie was born. In 1969 they moved their farm home into Wolseley. Margaret resided there until in failing health she became a resident of Lakeside Home in 1996. The funeral service will be held in the chapel of the Tubman Funeral Home on Saturday, December 11, 2004 at 1:00 p.m. with Rev. Sheila Martin officating. Interment in Wolseley Cemetery. Predeceased by her husband in 1968; her father John Lister Teasdale in 1939 and mother Ann (nee Taylforth) Teasdale in 1982; sisters Alice Morton in 2001 and Elsie Wilson in 1995. Margaret Sexsmith is survived by her daughters Carol (Gordon) Schroeder and Connie (Barry) Robins; grandchildren Heather (Warren) Mollison, Michelle Schroeder, Michael Schroeder (finacee Cindy Marshall), Joshua (Carissa) Robins and Jason Robins; a brother Harry (Dorothy) Teasdale; sister-in-law Winnie Sexsmith; nieces, nephews, cousins, and several relatives in England as well as friends and neighbours. In lieu of flowers if friends so desire contributions to St. George's Anglican Church, Wolseley and/or The Lakeside Residents Activity Fund; the Fleury Bus both in care of Lakeside Nursing Home, Wolseley S0G 5H0.
SINCLAIR - On Tuesday, December 7th, 2004, Daniel Alexander Sinclair, late of Lampman, passed away in Estevan at the age of 91 years. Prayer Service will be held on Thursday, December 9th, 2004 at 7:30 p.m. from Our Lady of Seven Sorrows Roman Catholic Church, Lampman. Funeral Mass will be held on Friday, December 10th, 2004 at 10:00 a.m. from Our Lady of Seven Sorrows Roman Catholic Church, Lampman, with Rev. Fr. Joachim Tyrtania the celebrant. Cremation will follow. Daniel was predeceased by his loving wife (Marian) "Christine "; his parents, William and Minnie; five brothers, Wilfred Littlejohn, and Archie, Joe, Bill and Fred Sinclair; and one sister, Alma Mitchell. He is survived by his three sons, Wes (Val) of Fort McMurray, AB, Les (Linda) of Wainwright, AB and Ed (Debbie) of Estevan, SK; four daughters, Doreen (Mike) Bilesky of Regina, SK, Delores (Dick) Trostem of Calgary, AB, Karen (Bryan) Hirsch of Estevan and Mary (Norbert) Wilkes of Regina, SK; 19 grandchildren, 27 greatgrandchildren, two sisters, Thelma Wark and Vera Hanley, as well as numerous other relatives. If relatives and friends so desire, donations may be made to a charity of choice in memory of Daniel Sinclair. Funeral arrangements are in care of Boire Funeral Home, Estevan.
TOBIAS - Herbert Ludwig June 7, 1937 December 4, 2004. Predeceased by his father Ludwig Tobias; mother Minnie Brandt and stepfather Bill Brandt; sisters Evelyn Fink and Freda Kuntz. Born to Ludwig Tobias and Whilimina Leib in Regina, Saskatchewan. Herb grew up on a prairie farm near Vibank, Saskatchewan. Working the fields and caring for animals was his first love until he found his lifelong wife and soul mate of 46 years Jeanette. Herb left Vibank at the age of 16 to join the Saskatchewan Department of Highways where he excelled as he would throughout his life. Twenty-six years later he left the department as the Executive Director Assistant to the Deputy Minister. Always the innovator and hungering for a challenge he then moved into the position as Assistant to the warden at the Regina Provincial Correctional Centre where for two years he was acting warden in the absence of the warden. Back into government, Herb created two departments, S.A.I.L. Saskatchewan Aids to Independent Living and the Saskatchewan Office Supply Agency, then to a short term as Assistant to the Deputy Minister for the Department of Health. Now his entrepreneurial wings took flight and for the last 24 years assisted numerous start ups and inventions as recently as 3 months ago. Always the innovator he would take the task others were afraid to or had tried and failed and succeed. He brought products to international market, took companies to the public stock exchange and was active in real estate throughout his life. Herb's zest for life included a passion for restoring antique vehicles, Studabakers, later on, assembling a vast collection of Saskatchewan antique collectibles. He traveled extensively, and was always eager to try something new whether it be paragliding, camping on top of a mountain or driving a motorcycle. Always employing a "Go for it and Giv'er Attitude ", always the one friends would turn to for help to get out of a jam and always the first to pitch in when there was work to be done. Herb was and will continue to be an inspiration for all those who knew him. Following a vallant four year battle with cancer (that doctors predicted he might make it a year). Herb passed away quietly with his wife at his side in Langley, B.C. where they have been residing. Together with Jeanette, Herb is survived by his sons Carmen and Marlin; daughter in-law Arden; grandsons Darien and Faro; brother Ernest; sister in-law Gisele, and numerous nieces and nephews and cousins that span the continent. "I'M FREE " Don't grieve for me: for now I am free. Perhaps my time seemed all too brief, don't lenghten it now with undo grief. Lift up your heart and share with me. God wanted me now. He set me free. A Memorial Service will be held on Thursday, December 9, 2004 at 2:00 pm from the Valley View Funeral Home Chapel, 14660-72nd Avenue, Surrey, B.C. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Langley Hospice Society, 20088-40A Avenue, Langley, B.C. V3A 2Y6 or BC Cancer Society. VALLEY VIEW FUNERAL HOME (604) 596-8866
WILD - On Monday, December 6, 2004 Katherine Wild, late of Regina, and formerly of Odessa, SK. At Katherine's request a private family service will be held on Friday, December 10, 2004 in Riverside Memorial Park. Arrangements in care of Speers Funeral Chapel and Crematorium Services.
BLAKE - ROBERT GEOFFREY of Strasbourg passed away Monday February 28, 2005 at the age of 103 years. Predeceased by his parents William and Jane, wife Lois, brothers Thomas, Frank and Philip, sister Janet Frizzell. Geoff leaves to cherish his memory son Frank (June), daughter Dorothy Miller, five grandchildren Barb (Larry) Firth, Nancy Blake (Warren Dunitz), Linda (Dave) Wolvansky, Allan Malynyk, and Sharon (Mike) Chambers, four great granddaughters Sarah and Alana Wolvansky and Tayler and Tristyn Firth, sisters-in-law Margaret Frizzell and Jean Frizzell, many nieces, nephews and friends. Funeral Service will be held on Saturday March 5, 2005 at 2 PM from Strasbourg United Church. Rev. Manasse Habonimana officiating. Interment Crescent Road Cemetery. Hansen's Funeral Home, Strasbourg in care of arrangements. Friends so wishing may make donations to the Last Mountain Pioneer Home Foundation, Strasbourg, S0G 4V0 or to a Charity of Their Choice would be appreciated by the family.
FEDERLE - Klemens Federle of Melville Saskatchewan, formerly of Regina, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, March 2, 2005 at St. Peter's Hospital in Melville. He was 62 years of age. Prayer Services will be held on Thursday March 3, 2005 at 7:30 p.m. from St Henry's Roman Catholic Church in Melville Saskatchewan. Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Friday March 4, 2005 at 10:00 a.m. from St. Henry's Church. Interment at St. Henry's Parish Cemetery. He leaves to mourn his passing his children, Dean Federle, Michelle Krystanick, Fred (Debbie) Federle, Clemens Federle, and Tammy (Bill) Federle all of Regina. His former wife Pat Federle of Regina; one brother and four sister. Memorials may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Saskatchewan Lung Association. Arrangements are by Bailey's Funeral Home, Melville. 1-306-728-5488
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FICKEN - On Monday, February 28, 2005, Helmut J. Ficken, beloved husband of Evelyn Ficken, Kipling, Sask., died at the age of 82 years. The funeral service will be held in Christ Lutheran Church, Kipling, Sask. on Friday, March 4, 2005 at 2:00 p.m. Pastor Tim Zacharias officiating. Cremation with interment at a later date. Helmut was predeceased by his mother, Anna Maria Ficken in 1974; his father John Ficken in 1984 and is survived by his wife Evelyn; two sons: Jim (Terry) Ficken and Paul (Cindy Balogh) Ficken, all of Kipling, Sask.; his grandchildren: Anthony (Carrie), Jesse (Angela), Derek, Adam, Jolene and his great-grandchildren; one sister, Erica (Stan) Blackwell, Regina, Sask. and her family, Pat (Doug) Myers, Alana (Bob) Pipko and Ron Blackwell and numerous other nieces and nephews. Friends so wishing, may make donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Saskatchewan, 2360-2nd Ave. Regina, Sask. S4R 1A6 as tokens of remembrance.