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TAYLOR, John “Roy”

December 18, 2015

On December 18, 2015, Mr. John “Roy” Taylor, a longtime resident of the Drumheller Valley passed away at the Drumheller Health Centre at the age of 74 years. Roy was born and raised in Drumheller, he was an employee of the Town Of Drumheller for numerous years. Roy was predeceased by his parents, Alvin & Ruth Taylor. Roy leaves to mourn, his loving Wife Jacqueline, 7 grandchildren, his brother Thomas (Jackie) of Airdrie, Alberta, sister, Lois (Arthur) Ossheimo of Edson, sister, Margie (Gordon) Smith of Drumheller, two sisters-in-law, Pat Forbes of Drumheller, Barbara (Fred) Cavanagh of Kamloops, B.C., and numerous nieces and nephews. Roy will be sadly missed. A Service Of Remembrance will be held Wednesday December 23, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. from the CHURCH OF THE NAZARENE. Memorial donations may be made to the charity of ones’ choice. Courtney-Winter’s Funeral Homes are in care of the arrangements.



ANDERSON, Ernest “Lyle”

March 9, 1948 - December 13, 2015

Lyle passed away peacefully in his home on December 13, 2015 at the age of 67 years. He is survived by his loving wife, Phyllis, along with two daughters, Heather (Kevin) and Lynn (Eric), along with four grandchildren; Kurtis, Cody (Brandy), Jessica, and Claudia (Brad), and one great-grandchild, Riley. He is also survived by three sisters; Kay (Al), Donna (Gerry), and Jean (John) and one brother, Wayne (Patti) as well as numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, friends, and their families. Lyle was predeceased by his parents, Lamar and Margaret as well as his brother, Clifford. Lyle has enjoyed his time curling, golfing, and attending rodeos and loved spending time with his friends and family and helping anyone and everyone who needed a helping hand. He was an active member with the Elks Club. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, December 21, 2015 at Badlands Community Facility at 80 Veterans Way, Drumheller, AB. In lieu of flowers, those who wish to make memorial donations made in Lyle’s memory to: The Drumheller Community Cancer Centre, 351 – 9th Street NW, Drumheller, AB, T0J 0Y1 or Elks & Royal Purple Fund for Children, 100 – 2629 – 29th Ave., Regina, SK, S4S 2N9. Courtney-Winters Funeral Home entrusted with arrangements (403 823 2666).



LEGROS, Kathleen Mary

May 5, 1923 - December 13, 2015

Kathleen Mary Legros passed away at the age of 92. She was born in Montreal on May 5, 1923. She grew up there, met her husband and raised a family. She moved to Drumheller in 1992, where she lived a full, active life. She was young at heart and always on the go. She loved her family first and foremost. She is survived by her daughters Carol Legros, Colleen (Rick) Coleman, and her grandson Jamie (Mel) Coleman and great grandchildren Ethan, Jade, Drew plus numerous other grandchildren. Kay had the wonderful hope of the Resurrection on a Paradise Earth which she talked about often. (John 5:28,29/Revelation 21:4). You can learn more about her hope at JW.ORG.