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DOYLE Gerald Edward

Doyle, Gerald Edward

August 23, 1926 - April 20, 2014

Predeceased by his loving wife Bette, January 29, 2004. Grandson Richard and great grandson Colton Saunders. Sisters Christina Lavender and Patrica Daley. Survived by sister Margaret Burrel, daughters Hilary (Jim) Murphy, Geraldine (gord) Saunders, Elizabeth (Dale) Zimmerman, Andrea (Mike) Bordun. Grandchildren Gerry (Sandy) Murphy, Hilary (Lloyd) Pruden, Patrick Murphy, Andrea (Dave) Kurth, Vince (Erica), Christopher Bordun, Jonathan Zimmerman. Great grandchildren Alexandra, Lauren Murphy, Brier, Brooklyn, KaydenMurphy, Marcella, Micheal Pruden, Isabelle, Sarah, Hannah, Kurth. There will be no service instead his asjes will be scattered in the Atlantic ocean at a later date. Tributes to go to the Drumheller Legion. Many thanks to Dr. Khoza and the Acute Care nurses, all angels.


RICHTER Frank Joseph

Richter, Frank Joseph

March 16, 1931 - April 19, 2014

Richter - Frank Joseph Richter of Bassano, Alberta, passed away on Saturday, April 19, 2014 in Bassano at the age of 83 years.  Frank was born the tenth child of Lawrence and Barbara Richter on March 16, 1931, twelve miles northeast of Fox Valley, Saskatchewan.  He is survived by his wife, Roberta “Bobbi”; daughter Helen Lukenbill (from a previous marriage); grandchildren Jennifer, Ryan, Lesley, and a great grandchild; brother Michael (Bernice) Richter from Medicine Hat; sister Rose Marie (Ed) Perry from Bashaw, Alberta; step children Donna Christensen (Harold Becker), Lynn Smith (deceased), Keith (Carmen) Christensen, Charles and Bruce Christensen.  Cremation has taken place.  Frank will be interned in Hussar, Alberta at a later date.  In memory of Frank, if friends desire, memorial tributes may be made to Bassano and District Health Foundation, Box 120, Bassano, Alberta   T0J 0B0.  Funeral arrangements in care of SMITH FUNERAL HOME, BROOKS, ALBERTA. Condolences may be forwarded through   www.sfh.ca   Telephone Toll Free (866) 362-4652.

ELWORTHY Robert (BOB)

Elworthy, Robert (BOB)

April 3, 2014

Robert (Bob) Elworthy of Bowden passed away suddenly at home on April 3, 2014 at the age of 57 years.  Born in Zweibrücken, Germany, Bob enjoyed golfing, fishing, camping and especially the annual fall hunt in November.  Loving father and friend to many, Bob was known for his easy going and generous nature, laid back attitude, his sense of humor and infectious laugh.  He was always quick to lend a hand to anyone who needed it.  Bob is survived by his daughter Brooke Bertschi (Justin Osness); grandsons Evan and Jace Bertschi; friend and partner Christine Lyttle; brothers Bruce & Gordon (Rosanna) Elworthy; nieces Sarah Elworthy and Kathryn Badger and nephew Jeffrey Elworthy.  He was predeceased by his wife Vickey and parents Bill and Frances Elworthy.  Memorial services were held on Wednesday April 9, 2014 at Heartland Funeral Services Chapel, Olds.  Interment was held at the Bowden Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made directly to the MS Society of Canada or charity of choice.  Heartland Funeral Services Ltd., Olds entrusted with arrangements. 403-507-8610 www.heartlandfuneralservices.com