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CONDOLENCES TO THE FAMILY OF LAWRENCE BLACK

 

 

 

 

 

 

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BLACK
Lawrence (Larry) Lauder

December 28, 1922 - December 10, 2017

Lawrence (Larry) Lauder Black was born on the family farm near Drumheller, Alberta on December 28, 1922. He was the first of three children of Albert and Grace Black. Larry attended the Gartleyschool near Morrin, AB and later worked in the coal mines inEast Coulee. In 1943 he married Minnie Andrews and they had one daughter. After only twenty years of marriage Min passed away, and in 1964 Larry married Laurene (Bertsch) Blehm, a widow with four sons. He was well known in the area as a trucker with E.O Parry, and was a long time member of the Fellowship Baptist Church. Larry is lovingly remembered by his daughter and son-in-law Faith and Harry Wilnechenko of Calgary and four sons and daughters-in-law: Lyle and Gwen of Westlock, Dwain andDiane of Kelowna, Rod and Donna of Edmonton, and Neal and June of Langley. He has sixteen grandchildren, sixteen great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandson. He is also survived by one sister, GracePotts-Coles of Victoria. On December 10, 2017 Lawrence Black passed away and went home to be with his Lord. A memorial service will be held in January. Condolences can be sent to www.MyAlternatives.ca

 


CONDOLENCES TO THE FAMILY OF DENNIS EWING

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Dennis Edward

May 28, 1947- Drumheller, Alberta
December 8, 2017 - Calgary, Alberta

Our beloved father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother and uncle, Dennis Edward Ewing
passed away peacefully inCalgary on December 8, 2017 at the age of 70. Dennis was predeceased by his wife Joanne Scherbanuik; son Steven
Ewing; sister Shirley Barnard; and brother Douglas Ewing. Dennis issurvived by his four children Bonnie Ewing, Curt (Karen) Ewing, Juanita
Ewing (Paul Webb), Craig Scherbanuik (Lorena Albarez); his dogs Pickle and Popeye; siblings Walter (Carmen), Herb (Pat) and Dorothy (Don).                                                              He also leaves behind 17 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.                                                                                                                                Dennis had a life-long career that he was passionate about as a Corrections Officer for 36 years. Memorial Service will be held at                                                                               Choice Memorial (105-4715 13th Street NE) on Saturday, December 16, 2017 at 5:00 pm. To view and share photos, condolences and stories of Dennis, please visit www.choicememorial.com.

CONDOLENCES TO THE FAMILY OF ARTHUR VAN HORNE

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Arthur Frank

November 19, 1941- November 24, 2017

Art lost his 12 year battle with kidney disease November 24, 2017, four days after his 76th birthday. You fought the good fight hon. He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Heather, One son Steven,a daughter Kimberley (Kevin), two brothers, Jim (Alberta), Ralph (Sheryn), two sisters, Pearl and Mary Lou. He had four grandchildren, Rebecca-Joye (Nick), Krystal (Nat), Ashlee and Tyler. He had two great-grandchildren, Myla-Anne and Elli Grace. He was predeceased by his parents, Alma and Frank, in-laws Beverly and Carl Swainston, two brothers-in-law, Rod Allen and Don Swainston, a sister Maxine, a nephew John and a niece Laura. Art spent most of his working life in Calgary as a journeyman painter. He worked for Cavalier Bumper and Calgary Powder Coating, moving back to Delia in 1999. He worked for Gladish and Crowle Construction and Starland M.D. until he became too ill. At Art’s request there will be no service. If you wish, donations may be made to the Hanna SPCA, Pet Rescue & Shelter, 321 - 3rd Avenue, East, Box 2126, Hanna, AB, T0J 1P0. ​info@hannaspca.com or telephone 403.854.3700.