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Last updateFri, 20 Jul 2018 1pm

Condolences to the family of Roland Albert Jensen



Roland Albert

June 4, 1949 - May 5, 2018

Roland Albert Jensen, son of Herluf and Marie Jensen of Dalum, Alberta was born June 4, 1949 and passed away May 5, 2018. Roland is survived by his sisters, Joyce Teskey, her children, Eileen Peltier and loving family members and friends who gave him unconditional acceptance. Regardless of his disability, Roland led an active and productive life sharing his enthusiastic attitude with many. His journey was enriched and supported by former and present Michener Center Staff – “which were his Red Deer Family”. His is also mourned by “his church family”, St. Leonard’s on the Hill, who made him feel welcome. His sisters wish to express their gratitude to all who contributed to Roland’s Life. A Memorial Service will be held at Eventide Funeral Home, 4820 45th St., Red Deer, Alberta, Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. The
interment will be held at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Dalum, Alberta, Friday May 25, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. A tea to follow each service. If desired donations may be made to St. Leonard’s on the Hill, 4241 44th Street, Red Deer, Alberta, T4N 1H3. Or Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Box 44, Drumheller, Alberta, T0J 0Y0. Condolences may be forwarded to the family by visiting

Arrangements entrusted to
4820 – 45 Street, Red Deer.
Phone (403) 347-2222

Condolences to the family of Charlotte Nadine Seth



Charlotte Nadine

March 6, 1940 - April 25, 2018

It is with heavy hearts and profound sadness that we announce the passing of our dear sister Charlotte Nadine
Seth. We also feel joy as she is now free from her many afflictions and is embraced in God’s love. Charlotte grew up in Drumheller and took her schooling there. She lived most of her life in the United States but, returned to Canada about 7 years ago to be closer to family. Char was born in Endeavor, Saskatchewan on March 6, 1940 and passed away in Leduc Hospital on April 25, 2018. Charlotte is lovingly remembered by her siblings, Wayne Kobe (Betty), Kathy Vickers (Don), Dennis Kobe, Millie Sibbald (Chuck), Brian Kobe (Anne) and her stepson Matt Seth, as well as many nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews. She is predeceased by her beloved husband Richard Seth, her parents, Carl and Melinda Kobe, brother Terry Kobe and infant nephew Kris Kobe. A funeral service was held on May 9, 2018 at Leduc Community Baptist Church. Interment will take place at Drumheller Cemetery on Friday, May 11. Serenity Funeral Home of Leduc is in care of arrangements.

Condolences to the family of Margaret (nee McPhee) Stevenson



Margaret T. (nee McPhee), PhD

July 31, 1922 - May 2, 2018

In the early morning of May 2, Margaret died peacefully surrounded by love. She was, and always will be, deeply loved and cherished by her daughter, Anne Graff, and her son Keith Stevenson (Marcia Levar), and loved forever by her grandson Scott (Shauneen) Stevenson, whom she loved so dearly, and darling twin great-granddaughters, Aarya and Isla, so dear to her heart. She will be lovingly remembered by many caring family, friends and colleagues. She was predeceased by her husband Andrew (1997), beloved son Morris (1968), sisters Lucille Hunter and Betty McPhee, brothers Bill and John McPhee. Margaret’s life was one of grace and dignity, kindness and thoughtfulness, always nurturing family and friends and all those around her. In her career as an educator she was a leader and a mentor, starting with her first year as a teacher in a one-room schoolhouse in Drumheller School District 1941-42. While Supervisor Language Arts K-12 with Edmonton Public Schools during the final 10 years of her work 1978-88, she focused on children’s learning and the role of language in their learning. When she retired she took on and successfully completed her PhD in Education, her thesis entitled “Leadership in Education: Effecting Change”, documenting the work she and her team had done. Margaret was always a strong advocate for children and worked tirelessly to provide high quality,ongoing professional development for educators. Her influence extended nationally and internationally. The family would like to express our very great appreciation and thanks to all the staff at Mel Miller Hospice Unit 9Y Edmonton General for their loving and compassionate care of Margaret during these past months. Visitation will be held Wednesday, May 9, between 7 and 9 P.M., at Connelly McKinley, 10011 - 114 Street, Edmonton.
A Celebration of Life will be held at 11:00 A.M., on Thursday May 10 at Robertson-Wesley United Church, 10209 - 123 Street, Edmonton. If so desired, donations may be made to the Margaret T. Stevenson Talented Young Writer Award, Edmonton Public Schools, Attn: Strategic District Supports, Centre for Education, 1 Kingsway NW, Edmonton T5H 4G9
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