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Last updateTue, 16 Jan 2018 3pm

Condolences to the family of PAUL RAYMOND (TED) ANDREW



July 21, 1925 - January 8, 2017

Paul Raymond (Ted) Andrew of Drumheller, Alberta, husband of the late Irene Andrew passed away on January 8, 2017 at the age of 91 years. Ted was born July 21, 1925 in Drumheller and lived most of his days on the farm until he went to live at the Sunshine Lodge. He attended Eastview School until grade 9, then went on to high school in Drumheller. In 1950 Ted went onto Olds School of Agriculture. Ted spent his entire life farming, and is very respected by the farming community. His passion was gardening and had the best vegetables around. Ted spent countless hours volunteering for many organizations, 4-H, Stampede Board, Knights of Columbus and of course the Farmers Market. Paul Raymond (Ted) Andrew is survived by one daughter, Joan (Jim) Brown, two sons, John Andrew, Danny (Patsy) Andrew, grandchildren, Terrance, Tyle-Jane, Charlie, Dezaray, Chase, Jeordie, great grandchildren, Maci-Mae, Hunter, and Kalie, one sister, Yvonne, brother, Jim (Dorothy) as well as numerous nieces, nephews, and a lifetime of friends. Besides his loving wife Irene Andrew, Ted was predeceased by his parents, Charlie & Ernestine Andrew, and his brother Leonard (Frances) Andrew and brother-in-law, Stan. A Prayer Vigil will be held Monday, January 16, 2017 at 7 P.M. at St. Anthony of Padua Roman Catholic Church. A Funeral Mass will be held on Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at St. Anthony of Padua Roman Catholic Church at 11:00 A.M. with Father Fernando as celebrant. Memorial Donations may be made in loving memory of Ted to the charity of one’s choice. Courtney-Winter’s Funeral Homes are in care of the arrangements.

Condolences to the family of EARL NOY BRYANTON



June 27, 1957 - January 8, 2017

Mr. Earl Noy Bryanton of Drumheller, beloved husband of Sheila MacRae passed suddenly on January 8, 2017 at the age of 59 Years. Earl was born June 27, 1957 at Summerside, P.E.I. Earl’s Dad passed away when Earl was a young boy. Earl loved his motorcycles, especially Motorcycle Madness and “Burning off his Tires”. He loved baseball, he spent his spare time umpiring at numerous games. Earl was a story-teller, he captivated many with his stories of the past. Earl also loved playing pool. He will be sadly missed by all his family and friends. Earl leaves to mourn his passing, his loving wife, Sheila MacRae, two sons, Nick and Andrew, one granddaughter, Cali, his mom and step-dad, Wilma and Andrew Campbell, sisters, Beverly and David MacPherson, Sheila and Bruce Adams, Margaret and Steve Armsworthy, Andrea and Kenny Stewart, chosen brother, Aaron and Janice Brighty. Earl was predeceased by his dad, Ellworth Homer Bryanton, and infant daughter, Tina Marie. As per Earl’s request, there will be no formal funeral services held. Courtney-Winter’s Funeral Homes are in care of the arrangements.

Condolences to the family of REGINALD GEORGE TREPANIER



October 24, 1946 - January 3, 2017

Reginald George Trepanier was born October 24, 1946 in Drumheller, Alberta the oldest child of Leo and Hilda Trepanier. As a member of a railroad family, Reg spent the early part of his childhood years living in various places in Alberta and Saskatchewan. In the early 1950s the family was stationed in Carbon, Alberta where his Dad, Leo was the Station Master and where Reg attended Carbon School. Reg was very fond of the joke of the day, trains, baseball, curling and music. He loved to sing and play the piano. He and his Dad had a band and performed at many community functions. His foot stomping rhythm would often register over 4.6 on the Richter Scale. From the field of entertainment Reg entered a new venture and was an entrepreneur in the hospitality business and became the proud owner of a renowned restaurant known as the Rabbit Hole from 1968 to 1999. Reg was also involved in the community and was a member of the Carbon Lions Club and an active member of the Carbon Legion Branch #161. On Reg’s sudden passing January 3, 2017 he leaves to mourn, his sister Marlis Wright, his brother-in-law, Donny Appleyard, his nieces and nephews, Jason (Shawna), Tanis (Steve), Brad, Troy (Rachelle) and 11 great nieces and nephews Cole, Sasha, Connor, Keegan, Kalli, Emily, Brooklyn, Kenzie, Ryley, Cadence, Sarah. He was predeceased by his parents, Leo and Hilda, sister Judy Appleyard and brother-in-law Gerald Wright. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at St. Anthony’s Catholic Parish in Drumheller at 11:00 AM and a memorial luncheon will be held at the Carbon Community Centre after the service. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Carbon Legion Branch #161 or the charity of your choice. Funeral arrangements by Courtney-Winter’s Funeral Home Drumheller, Alberta.