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Logan Edward

October 16, 1984 - September 16, 2017


It is with a heavy heart that we announce the sudden passing of our dear son, Logan Edward Peters on September 16, 2017 at Yelm, Washington, U.S.A. Logan was born in Drumheller, AB on October 16, 1984 to Lance & Lorrie Peters. Logan attended school up to Grade 8 in Drumheller. His interests were varied and many, including Boy Scouts. Logan was a very good student, he had a very quick wit and a great understanding of the world. Logan graduated from Yale Secondary in Abbotsford, BC. After moving to WA and working as a Certified Nursing Aid in a geriatric facility,

Logan enlisted in the US Navy as a Hospital Corpsman and achieved the rank of Petty Officer. He received several Letters of Commendation for his exemplary service. After a knee injury shortened his naval career, Logan was pursuing a degree in Nursing to continue his goal of helping people. Logan held great passion in his views and great compassion for his fellow man, a rare combination. Logan leaves to cherish his memory his parents, his mom Lorrie (Jeff) Ogletree of Yelm, WA, his dad Lance (Maureen) Peters of Drumheller, AB, the love of his life Terynia Smith; his brothers; Lucas and Leland Peters, David, Bryan, Corey, Timothy Ogletree, Matthew Schulz; his Nanny Kay Brink of Mission, BC, one niece, numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and a lifetime of friends. Logan was predeceased by his Opa Bart Brink, Grandpa Tom and Grandma Marg Peters. A Celebration of Logan’s life will be held Saturday, October 21, 2017 at 12:00 P.M. from Courtney-Winter’s Funeral Homes. The family invites everyone to come and share in a time of fellowship and light refreshment.



George William

February 5, 1934 – October 5, 2017

George passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family. He is survived by his wife, Faye; sons,Leonard (Frances), Michael, Scott
(Linda); grandchildren and great grandchildren, Curtis (Jessica), Namaya, Kyle, Nicholas (Barb), Bennett, Leonard Jr., Bradley, Dominic, Melissa (Justin),
Veronica, Paten, Elise, Shantel (Daniel), Kaden, David (Kimberley) andAlexander. He is also survived by his brothers, Frank (Irene), Joe (Betty) Jim (Marjorie) and numerous nieces and nephews. George was born north of Redland on the family farm and received his schooling at the
Greyhurst and Redland School. He was a farmer and loved the land. George was predeceased by his parents, John and Mary; his infant brother, David;
his sisters, Blanche and Rosie; as well as his grandson, Andrew. The family thanks the staff at the Wheatland Lodge, the Acute Care Unit at the
Strathmore Hospital and Dr. Manocha for the care and kindness shown to George. Funeral services will be held at Lord of All Lutheran Church, 112 Lakeside Boulevard in Strathmore on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at 11:00 am. Interment to follow at Standard Cemetery, Standard, Alberta. To send condolences, please visit George’s obituary at

Condolences to the family of Maria Carita Alén-Ludwar



Maria Carita

September 18, 2017

In Loving Memory

Maria Carita Alén-Ludwar, 26, passed away on September 18, 2017 after a torturous battle with cancer. Maria is dearly loved and survived by her husband, Adam; her parents, Ann and Duane; her sister, Jessica (Joe); her brother, Oscar; her nieces, Annika and Emma; her paternal grandmother, Lorraine; and her aunts, uncles and cousins. Maria was born in Drumheller, Alberta and spent a happy childhood with her parents and siblings on the family farm in Drumheller and with family in Helsinki, Finland. She attended the University of Lethbridge and graduated to become a passionate and skilled teacher. In 2012, she met the love of her life and spent five fulfilling years building a home and exploring the world with him. Maria and Adam married on July 15, 2017. She will always be remembered as a loving wife, daughter, sister, and aunt whose greatest pleasures were spending time with family and friends, cooking and baking, and being active. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Fibrolamellar Cancer Foundation at A private Celebration of Life will be held in Maria’s memory by family and friends.