INGRAM - JAMES ELWIN, peacefully at the Beautiful Plains Villa, Yellowgrass, Sask., on Saturday, October 9, 1999, in his 93rd year. Beloved husband of the late Viola Ingram (nee Johnston) and loving father of Gail and her husband Richard. Remembered fondly by his grandchildren, Richard, Jennifer, and Christopher. Survived by one sister, Velma McMillan and a sister-in-law, Florence Ingram.
Jim enjoyed a successful career in Sask. as school teacher, principal, and lastly, School Superintendent in Eastend and Moosomin. He will be deeply missed by his family and friends.
Funeral service will be held on Friday, October 15, 1999, at 2 pm at Bethel United Church, Moosomin, Sask. Interment will take place at Moosomin South Cemetery.
G.R. Carscadden Funeral Chapel in care of arrangements.
IRVINE - On Monday, October 11, 1999, Grace Mabel Irvine, late of Yel lowgrass, Saskatchewan, passed away at the age of 68 years. Grace was predeceased by her parents Orville and Hazel Irvine. She leaves to mourn her sisters: Florence (Cyril) Roberts and Margaret Watson; brother Glenn Irvine; as well as nieces, nephews, other family and friends. The Funeral Service will be held Friday, October 15, 1999 at 2:00 P.M. from the Yellowgrass United Church, Yellowgrass, SK with Rev. Lynda Harrison officiating. Interment will follow in Yellowgrass Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Grace's memory to the Canadian Cancer Society, 1470 Wascana Street, Regina, SK S4T 4J5.
Arrangements are in the care of LEE FUNERAL HOME Phone: 757-8645
KEEWATIN - On Sunday, October 10, 1999, Ivan Russell Keewatin passed away in Edmonton, Alberta at the age of 60 years. Survived by his loving wife of 38 years, Margaret Keewatin (nee Gadwa); sons, Darin (Alice), Dwayne and traditionally adopted son, Leslie White, grandchildren Lindsay Amahoose, Russell, Steenan and Akaiyan; Sisters Kathleen Robertson and Pauline Creeley, numerous nieces, nephews and relatives. Ivan was predeceased by daughter, Delores Keewatin, sisters Rose Elliott, Marion (Willow) Agecoutay, Christina Red Man, Mabel Horvath and Georgina; brothers George and Ronald, two siblings in infancy and parents John and Hattie (nee Severight). Ivan was born at the Fort Qu'Appelle Hospital. He lived and worked in Saskatchewan and Alberta as a licensed heavy duty mechanic for over 30 years. He was active in practising and teaching traditional culture. Ivan will be missed. We love you Mosum. Traditional Wakes will be held at the Kehewin First Nation Cultural Centre at 4:00 p.m., Tuesday, October 12, 1999 and Wednesday & Thursday, October 13 & 14, 1999 at the Okanese First Nation Community Centre. Traditional services on Friday, 9:00 a.m. October 15, 1999. Internment to follow at the Peepeekis West End Cemetery.
KONANZ - Mr. Cosmos Thomas "Chuck" of Swift Current, SK., passed away at Regina General Hospital on October 5, 1999 at the age of 79. A prayer vigil service was held at The Chapel of Warren's Funeral Home on October 8, 1999 at 7:30 p.m., with Sister Leona Delorme officiating. The Mass of the Christian Burial was held on October 9, 1999 at the St. Michael's Roman Catholic Church at 10:00 a.m., with Fr. Sylvester Ajagbe officiating. The organist for the Mass was Terry Remple. The soloist for the Mass was Donna Grimes. The interment service was held at the Veterans Plot in Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Swift Current, Saskatchewan. The Pallbearers were Harvey Wiebe, Joe Horvey, Myrle Clark, Gordon Best, Darcy Quintin and Nathan Hudson. Chuck is survived by his wife of 54 years, Polly of Swift Current, SK., two daughters, Sharon Konanz (Ernie Downs) of Swift Current, SK., Connie (Adrian) Quintin of Swift Current, SK., seven grandchildren, Daniel, David, Dara and Darrelle Downs, Jaime (Bob) Wishart, Cathy and Darcy Quintin, one great grandchild, Nicole Downs, one brother, Peter Konanz of Regina, SK., four sisters, Maggie Horak of Lethbridge, AB., Josie (Ewald) Schram of Balgonie, SK., Clara (George) Vollman of Regina, SK., Evelyn Gottselig of Regina, SK., three sisters-in-law, Eleanor Konanz of Balgonie, SK., Anne Konanz of Nipawin, SK., Shirley Konanz of Balgonie, SK. Chuck was predeceased by: his parents, Peter and Karoline, five brothers and three sisters. Cosmos "Chuck" Thomas Konanz was born on April 6, 1920 in Balgonie, SK. He received his formal education in Balgonie. Chuck served in WWII for four and one half years. He was united in marriage to Polly Ewanchuck in Victoria, B.C. on October 16, 1945. Chuck worked for Western Grocers from 1946 until his retirement in 1985. He was a 35 year member of Alcoholics Anonymous and was also a member of the Legion of Frontiersmen. In his younger years, Chuck actively participated in baseball, hockey and curling. He played hockey for Pere Murray at Notre Dame College in Wilcox. Later Chuck coached minor hockey. In his later years, Chuck played hockey with the oldtimers, enjoyed fishing, dancing, card playing, coffee at the A&W and the company of his friends. His greated enjoyment in life was being with his grandchildren and watching them grow up. In his memory, friends may make a memorial donation to the Saskatchewan Lung Association. Chuck will be sadly missed but fondly remembered by his family and friends. Arrangements were entrusted to Warren's Funeral Home, Swift Current, SK. 1-800-267-6606.
McINTYRE - The death of Wilson Arnott McIntyre age 80 years of Saskatoon occurred on October 11, 1999. The Celebration of Wilson's Life will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 14 at Mayfair United Church (902 33rd St. W., Saskatoon) celebrated by Elaine Thomas. Wilson is survived by his wife Ethel of 51 years; son, The Honourable Mr. Justice Wayne McIntyre (Connie) of Regina; their family Dr. Joan (David) MacLennan and their children Mathew and Jacob of Winnipeg, Captain Robert Ramsay (Shelley) and their son MacGregor of Moose Jaw, and Paul Ramsay of Regina; daughter, Carolyn (Susan) of London, ON; and son, Ross (Debbie) and their daughter Amanda of Regina. He is also survived by his brother Don (Ann) McIntyre of Fountain Valley, California; six nieces and nephews and numerous cousins. Wilson was predeceased by his parents Harry and Fannie McIntyre, and an infant brother Stanley. Wilson was born May 27th, 1919 and raised on a farm near Sovereign, Saskatchewan. He graduated from the University of Saskatchewan School of Agriculture in 1941 and spent 40 years with Agriculture Canada, retiring in 1981. Wilson and Ethel were married on July 3, 1948 at Carmichael United Church in Regina. Wilson was a resident of Saskatoon for over 50 years and was always actively involved in the community. His philosophy was "don't just belong-be involved". His activities over the years have included, being a member of Mayfair United Church serving on the board of Trustees for 25 years. He has been involved with the United church of Canada as a Sunday School teacher and Superintendent, President of the Saskatchewan Conference Young People's Union. He attended the World Youth Conference in Olso, Norway in 1947. Wilson was a charter member of the Saskatoon Wise Men's Club and the Nutana Kiwanis Club. He also served as a member of the board of the Saskatoon Symphony and fund- raiser for the Saskatoon Youth Orchestra. He served as an Associate Director the Saskatoon Exhibition Board. Was actively involved with the University of Saskatchewan Extension Department and the Saskatchewan Agricultural Graduates Association. Wilson was Past Master of the Mystic Tie Masonic Lodge and Member of the Scottish Rite as a 32rd degree mason. Was a member of the Board of Directors of Oliver Lodge and Oliver Place for 25 years. He was past president of the Saskatoon and District Branch of the Canadian Diabetes Association and a member of the Kiwanis Club of Saskatoon Golden K's. Wilson received one of the Distinguished Graduates in Agriculture awards presented during the 75th Anniversary of the College of Agriculture in 1986. He received Volunteer of the Year Award from the Saskatchewan Division of the Canadian Diabetes Association in 1989. Wilson's lifetime of service to the community was recognized by the Government of Canada in 1988 when he received the Canada Volunteer Award in recognition of valuable voluntary service in improving the health and social well-being of Canadians. Interment will take place in Woodlawn Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to Oliver Lodge redevelopment fund, Mayfair United Church, the Charles H. Best Fund c/o Canadian Diabetes Assoc. or the Sask. Agriculture Graduation Assoc. and would be appreciated in lieu of flowers. Arrangements have been entrusted to the SASKATOON FUNERAL HOME.
McNICOL - Helen McNicol late of Red Deer, Alta., formerly of Estevan; passed away at Red Deer, on Thursday, October 7, 1999 age of 51 years. She is survived by her husband, Robert, Red Deer, Alta.; son, Rob (Shauna) Blackfalds, Alta. Daughter, Marie, Red Deer, Alta. Granddaughter, Kali. Sister, Anne Cairns, Estevan. Funeral Service will be held 11:00 a.m. Friday, October 15 from Chapel of Orsted Funeral Home, Estevan, with Rev. M. Barnabas officiating. Interment to follow in Souris Valley Memorial Gardens, Estevan.
MIGNEAULT - Beatrice Maude Migneault late of Tompkins, passed away at Estevan, on Friday, October 8, 1999 at the age of 78 years. Survived by sons, Brian (Diane), Vancouver; John (Val), Marysville, B.C. Kevan (Cathie), North Battleford; Shane (Diane), Regina; Jason, Regina. Daughter, Desi (Bernie) Donahoe, Estevan. Brother, Alex (Bernice) Bayne, Reseda, Ca.; Sister, Eileen Harnett, Point Roberts, Wash. Predeceased by her husband, Joseph; parents, John & Matilda Bayne; sons, Monte (Shirley); Mick and Kim. Grandchildren, Danielle and Codi. Family & Friends Reception will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, October 16, 1999 from Tompkins Legion Hall, Tompkins, Sask.
MORROW - Mrs. Eileen Virginia Morrow, late of Oxbow, passed away Saturday, October 9, 1999 at the age of 85 years. Survived by her husband of 61 years, John. Five sons, Blair, Tom (Diane), Walter (Doris), of Alameda; Lloyd (Pat), Tarpon Springs, Florida; Calvin (Bonnie), Oxbow. Four daughters, Mary Fieber, Lampman; AnnaBelle (Gordon) McMillan, Devon, Alta.; Edythe (Joe) Dracek, Sylvan Lake, Alta.; Margaret Davis, Alameda. One sister, Mary Ludwig, Meadow Lake. 21 grandchildren. 16 great-grandchildren. Numerous nieces & nephews. Predeceased by her son, Jimmy. Parents, Ignatius & Antonia Schiestel. Seven brothers, John, Matt, Joe, Ed, George, Stanley & Robert Schiestel, one sister, Rose Sloan. Funeral Mass will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, October 15 from St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church, Oxbow, with Rev. Fr. J. Vargas & Sr. Delia Calis officiating. Prayers will be held at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, October 14 in the church. If friends so desire, donations may be made to the Galloway Health Centre Long Term Care Equipment Fund. Arrangements in care of the Orsted Funeral Home (Oxbow)
REY - On Saturday, October 9, 1999, Theodore William Rey passed away.
Funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday, October 13, 1999 at 2:00 p.m. in St. Martin's R.C. Church, 4720 Castle Road, Regina.
Arrangements in care of Speers Funeral Chapel and Crematorium Services.
RIEHL - Sister Ida Riehl RNDM died on Sunday, October 10, 1999 after a long valiant struggle.
Funeral Service will be held in Christ the King R.C. Church, 3239 Garnet St., Regina on Wednesday, October 13, 1999 (today) at 10:00 a.m.
Arrangements in care of Speers Funeral Chapel and Crematorium Services.
SIEGEL - On Saturday, October 9, 1999 DARLENE ELIZABETH SIEGEL, late of Calgary, AB passed away suddenly in a traffic accident at the age of 36 years. Predeceased by her grandparents, John (Katie) Klein, Bill (Betty) Siegel and step grandfather, Ernest Mussner; twin nieces in infancy, Heather Christine and Barbara Elizabeth; and one aunt, Doreen Siegel (nee Smale); Darlene is survived by her loving family: her parents, Fred and Helen Siegel; sister Donna (Jeff) King; nephew, Michael King; niece, Ann Mary King; numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends; and also by her special pet cat, Bowie. "Darlene will always be remembered for her wittiness and her excellent sense of humor. She will be dearly missed and loved by her family and friends." Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, October 14, 1999 at 3:00 P.M. in the Helmsing Funeral Chapel, 2210 College Ave., Regina, SK with Rev. Barry Bruce, officiating. Interment to follow in Riverside Memorial Park. A Memorial Service will also be held at Riverview United Church, 824 Imperial Way S.W., Calgary, AB on Saturday, October 16, 1999 at 3:00 P.M. Flowers most gratefully declined, however, friends so wishing may make donations to a charity of one's choice. Arrangements are entrusted to the HELMSING FUNERAL CHAPEL, Regina. (522-7678).
WATKIN - Mary (nee Shiplack) late of Regina Lutheran Home. Born on January 28, 1907 in Candiac, Sask. Mary was predeceased by her parents, Ann (Dychyk) in 1927 and Wasyl Shiplack in 1969; and husband, John in 1982. Mary is survived by numerous cousins. Mary worked hard on the farm doing all the housework, the chores and also helped her dad on the field. Mary and John owned and operated Job-Way motors in Regina until their retirement. She enjoyed square dancing and bowling. In her spare time she would help out at church baking bees and perogy making. Graveside service will be held on Thursday, October 14, 1999 at 9:00 a.m. in Riverside Memorial Park with Rev. Vasyl Petrouchtchak presiding. Arrangements in care of Speers Funeral Chapel and Crematorium Services.