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GUIDOLIN (STROMONIO) Josephine

GUIDOLIN (STROMONIO) Josephine

GUIDOLIN (STROMONIO), Josephine
March 19, 1917 - October 31, 2013


Josephine Guidolin (Stromonio) of Drumheller beloved wife of the late Ricardo Guidolin passed away peacefully, on October 31, 2013 at the age of 96 years. Born in Italy on March, 19 1917, Josephine Stromonio then immigrated to Canada in 1948, landing in Drumheller, where she then resided. Josephine Guidolin is survived by numerous nieces and nephews and their families. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 2:00 PM, on Thursday, November 7, 2013, at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church, 151 3rd Street W Drumheller, Alberta, with Father Fernando officiating. Interment will follow in the Drumheller Municipal Cemetery. Flowers are gratefully declined. Those who wish, Memorial Donations may be made to The Sunshine Lodge 696-6TH Avenue East, Drumheller, AB T0J 0Y5, or the Palliative Care Unit, Drumheller Area Health Foundation 351-9th Street NW Drumheller, AB T0J 0Y1. Courtney-Winters Funeral Home entrusted with arrangements (403 823 2666).

SKOMAR Joanne Edna

SKOMAR Joanne Edna

SKOMAR Joanne Edna
July 13, 1961 - October 26, 2013


It saddens our hearts to have to announce the passing of my loving daughter, our sister Joanne who slipped away suddenly on October 26, 2013 at 8:20 p.m. in the Emergency Room at the Drumheller Hospital in the company of her sister Janice. Joanne was born on July 13, 1961 in the Drumheller Hospital. She lived in East Coulee until 2012 at which time Joanne and her mother moved together to Drumheller. Joanne schooled in East Coulee until Grade 3 then finished her education in Drumheller. She worked numerous jobs including the Co-op Cafeteria, the East Coulee School Museum with Toni and Andy and with Canalta Hotels for the last twenty years. Joanne enjoyed life. She spent her free time rug hooking, taking photos, walking her dog, drinking coffee, visiting with her many friends and spending quality time with her family. Joanne was predeceased by her father Fred Skomar, her grandparents Robert and Emily Ellis, her dear nephew Jarrett Bosch, two aunts, Joan Albright and Grace Stewart, an Uncle Neil Stewart and cousins Linda and husband Wes Selby. Joanne leaves to mourn a devoted mother Joyce Skomar, a loving sister Janice and her husband Richard Bosch of Drumheller, a wonderful nephew Connor Bosch of Drumheller, her youngest sister Julia and her husband Lucien Perrault of Kindersley, SK, and the love of her life her dog Sparkie. Joanne will be fondly remembered by her Uncle Raymond Albright, her cousins Robert (Louisa) Albright, Ryan (Christine) Albright and special cousin Emily Fleming and son David all of Calgary, AB and many Aunts, Uncles and cousins throughout Alberta and Saskatchewan. Joanne leaves behind her bestest friend Leona and her husband Jamie and their two sons Peter and Johnny Ehrman and many dear friends. Joanne’s family would like to give a heartfelt thank-you to Dr. Olfert for doing his best to save her and to Cindy Gerodo and to a nurse Janice for being there for us at the hospital. Joanne requested a private graveside service which took place on November 2, 2013. Thank-you to Courtney-Winters Funeral Home and especially to  Lisa for all her care and concern. Instead of flowers, memorial donations may be made directly to Drumheller SPCA/Humane Society.

JOPP John (Jack) Charles

JOPP John (Jack) Charles

JOPP, John (Jack) Charles

It is with great sadness that our family announces the passing of our husband, father and grandfather John (Jack) Charles Jopp on October 27, 2013 at the Foothills Hospital. He will be sadly missed by his wife Margaret of 52 years, his son Camden, daughter-in-law Amy and his 4 wonderful grandchildren, Caitlyn, Sarah, Dallas and Cami as well as the many friends he has made over his 75 years. In Lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Grace Lutheran Church Memorial Fund, 620 - 2 Avenue West, Drumheller, Alberta, T0J 0Y3. A Memorial Service will be held Thursday, November 7, 7:00 p.m. at Grace Lutheran Church, 620 - 2 Avenue West, Drumheller.