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McCUTCHEON Robert Leanard

McCUTCHEON, Robert Leanard
August 18, 1951 - September 12, 2013

Robert Leanard McCutcheon of Calgary passed away peacefully on September 12, 2013 at the age of 62 years. Robert was born in Drumheller on August 18, 1951 to parents Roy and Ann McCutcheon.  He was predeceased by his uncle Gordon McCutcheon. He leaves to mourn his loss sisters Jackie (Roy) Taylor of Cambria, A.B,  Barbara (Fred) Cavanagh of Kamloops, B.C and Pat Forbes of Drumheller, A.B.  He also leaves behind numerous nieces and nephews. Cremation has taken place.

“There is something
you must always remember
Even if we’re apart we will
always be with you”


September 15, 2013

Millie Serkownak (nee Buchta) beloved wife of the late Ed Serkownak passed away peacefully in Calgary on Sunday September 15, 2013 at the age of 82 years. She is survived by her sisters; Irene Kakuk, Anne (John) Lakatos and Malvina (Keith) Warham all of Calgary as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Besides her husband Ed she was predeceased by a daughter Denise; her father Andrew Buchta (1955) and mother Mary Buchta (1976), uncle George Buchta (2003) aunt Mary Buchta (1985) and cousin Martin Buchta (1987) and John Buchta (2013). Millie was born in Drumheller, Alberta and later moved to Calgary, Alberta.  Millie acquired numerous friends throughout her life and not only loved nature’s butterflies but was a social butterfly herself. She was a kind generous and loving individual who never hesitated to lend a helping hand. She will be sadly missed and remembered by all who had the pleasure of knowing her. A Service of Remembrance will be held on Thursday September 19, 2013 at 1:00 pm at the Knox United Church with Reverend Jan Richardson officiating. In honor of Millie’s memory memorial contributions may be made to a charity of ones choice.

BROWN Margaret Kathleen (Peg)

BROWN, Margaret Kathleen (Peg)
July 9, 1920 - August 30, 2013

On Friday, August 30, 2013, Peg passed away at the age of 93 years.  Peg was predeceased by her husband Carson, her parents Olive and Fitzwilliam Hill, and her son-in-law E. Paul Wyndham and great-grandson Gabriel Wyndham. Peg is survived and lovingly remembered by her 3 daughters, Joyce (Gary) Lyons, Beverly (Bruce) Bidnoff, Patricia Wyndham, 2 sons, Michael (Audrey) Brown and Neil Brown. She is also survived by eleven grandchildren and sixteen great-grandchildren all of whom she loved dearly and was extremely proud of. A memorial to honour Pag and celebrate a life well lived will be held at the Chapel in the Drumheller Hospital Continuing Care Centre at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 28th, 2013. The family would like to thank the staff and volunteers of the Drumheller Continuing Care Centre for their compassionate and professional care given to our Mom during the time that she resided there. It was always a comfort to us knowing that she was being looked after with such care and kindness. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Alberta & NWT, Room 124, Professional Building, 430-6 Avenue S.E., Medicine Hat, AB, T1A 2S8. Courtney-Winters Funeral Home in care of arrangements.