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Last updateWed, 29 Mar 2017 5pm

Condolences to the family of GWEN TROY (WOOD) nee WALKER


TROY, Gwen (Wood) nee Walker

March 17, 1930 - June 28, 2016

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our Mother, Grandmother and Great Grandmother on June 28, 2016. She is survived by her daughter Susan (Randy) and two sons Brian (Audrey) and David (Roxanne). Grandchildren Cheryl, Nicole, Jeffrey, Bryson and Anna. Great grandchildren Alex and Tyler. Also numerous nieces and nephews from the Walker family. Gwen spent the past few years living in Drumheller Maple Ridge Manor II with her birds and friends. In particular she liked animals of all kinds and had a special interest in painting of which she learned from a very special friend Jim who made her feel welcome at all times. She volunteered at the Badlands Art Gallery as well, which filled her days with joy and happiness. In Lieu of flowers please donate to one of her favorite two places the Badlands Art Gallery Society and the Drumheller & District Humane Society. Honouring Gwen’s wishes, no service will be held. Courtney-Winter’s Funeral Homes are in care of the arrangements.

Condolences to the family of TEREASA ROSE TRETIAK



TRETIAK, Tereasa Rose

April 23, 1923 - June 30, 2016

It is with heavy hearts that the family of Tereasa Rose Tretiak announces her passing on Thursday, June 30, 2016 at the age of 93 years. She was born in Hungary on April 23, 1923 and moved to Canada at the age of 3 years. She was predeceased by her husband, Adam, two sisters (Elizabeth and Mary), two brothers (Joseph and George), and her parents (Joseph and Mary Simon). Tereasa is survived by her daughters, Carol (Stewart) Lecuyer and Bonnie (Rex) Jordan, two grandchildren: Dean Lecuyer and Teresa (Dwaine) Ruckman; five great-grandchildren: Genis (Jared) Quast, Teshia (Mason) Schinnour, Paige Lecuyer, Allie Ruckman, Megan Ruckman; and three great-great grandchildren: Chanel and Amaya Quast, and Ryder Schinnour, her faithful fur baby Taz, and nieces and nephews who were dear to her heart. Thank you Mom for all the wonderful memories, we will cherish them as we continue to hold you close in our hearts, letting your love for each of us keep us strong. Prayers will be held at St. Anthony’s Church at 7:00 pm on Wednesday, July 6. Funeral to be held at St. Anthony’s Church on Thursday, July 7 at 11 am. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the charity of your choice. Courtney-Winter’s Funeral Homes are in care of the arrangements.

Condolences to the family of DIANA ROSE BAUER


Diana Rose
(nee Winnichuk)


Diana Rose Bauer (Winnichuk) age 70, passed away peacefully on June 17, 2016 in Calgary, AB, surrounded by her loving family. She will be deeply missed by all who knew her. A Celebration of Life was held on Monday, June 27, 2016 at LEYDEN’S CHAPEL OF REMEMBRANCE (Calgary). Thank you to close friends and family for their help and support. If friends so desire, in lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Diana’s memory are welcome at Meow Foundation,  Memories and condolences may be shared with the family by visiting