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McMASTER, Eunice

Eunice McMaster passed away at Drumheller Continuing Care on January 5, 2013 at the age of 91 years. Eunice was born in Brighton, Ontario, the youngest of 9 children and predeceased by; her loving husband Gordon in 1984, daughter Amy Doreen McMaster in 2002 and son Austin Neil McMaster in 2010. Eunice is survived by; Allen (Lola), Helen Dube (Maurice), Hazel Balcaen (Bob), Gordon (Roxanne), Robert (Linda), Eugene (Trudy), 18 grandchildren, 34 great-grandchildren and 8 great great grandchildren. A Funeral Service will be held at 1:00 P.M., on Thursday, January 10, 2013, at Courtney-Winters Funeral Home, Drumheller, Alberta with Lieutenant Matt Sheils officiating. The family would like to extend a special thanks to the caring staff at the Drumheller Continuing Care Unit and Dr. Robert Graham. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Salvation Army PO Box 3097 Drumheller, Alberta T0J 0Y0 or Drumheller Area Health Foundation 351-9th Street NW Drumheller, Alberta T0J 0Y1. Courtney-Winters Funeral Home entrusted with arrangements (403 823 2666).


June 23, 1938 – December 28, 2012

Tove Mortensen passed away at the Drumheller Hospital on Friday, December 28, 2012 at the age of 74 years with her family by her side after a courageous battle with cancer.  Tove was born in Ejstupholm, Denmark.  Tove leaves to mourn her husband, Gunnar, and 2 daughters Connie (Kim) and Susan (Lars).  Tove also has five grandchildren Kyle, Katrina, Andrew, Kevin and Sarah.  Tove and Gunnar immigrated to Canada in 1964 and farmed in the Dalum area until their retirement in 1998. Services will be held at Bethlehem Lutheran Church of Dalum on Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 2:00 p.m.  Hanna Funeral Chapel entrusted with arrangements. Special thanks to all the caring medical staff at Drumheller Hospital. In lieu of  flowers memorial donations in Tove’s memory may be made to Bethlehem Lutheran Church of Dalum, the Drumheller Health Foundation (Palliative Care) or to a charity of your choice.

VANSEN, Euphamia Brunton (Pat, Effie)

VANSEN, Euphamia Brunton (Pat, Effie)
August 20, 1918 - December 25, 2012

Mrs. Euphamia Brunton Vansen (Pat, Effie) passed away peacefully on Christmas morning after a five year stay in the Drumheller Continuing Care. She was born to Alexander and Margaret Hunter in Lethbridge, Alberta on August 20, 1918. Pat was predeceased by her parents, three brothers, and three sisters, her husband George, son Douglas. Pat is survived by sister Florence Hunter, grandson Rick (his mother Donna & Ernie Kline), great grandchildren, Zachery, Brooke-Lynn, and Tyson. Also surviving are numerous nieces, nephews and a lifetime of friends. She shared her love of the Lord with many. Service of Remembrance for Mrs. Euphamia (Pat, Effie) Vansen was held Saturday December 29, 2012 at 1:00 P.M. from Courtney-Winter’s Funeral Home. Memorial Donations may be made to the Drumheller Area Health Foundation/Continuing Care 351-9th Street NW, Drumheller, Alberta T0J 0Y1. Courtney-Winters Funeral Home entrusted with arrangements (403 823 2666).
“Goodbye Sunshine”,
miss your lemon pies.