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Condolences to the family of Muriel Rock



Muriel I.

April 28, 1931 - August 11, 2018

Muriel I. Rock passed away August 11, 2018 at the age of 87 years. She is survived by her four children, Louise (Harold) Lynch of Drumheller, Alfred (Shirley) Rock of Drumheller, Andy Rock of Delia, and Phyllis Rock of Swift Current, SK., 5 grandchildren, Annalise (Mike), Clint
& girls Zayna and Jazzlyn, Tyrel (Jesse), Danny (Jaime) & girls Charlee and Lennox, Jonathon (Melissa). She was predeceased by her husband Stan, infant daughter Evelyn and grandson Andrew. Muriel was an avid gardener. She was especially proud of her tomato plants and flowers. In the last few years her health presented ongoing challenges. The family would like to thank all of those extraordinary people who did their very best on a daily basis to make her days special. A private family memorial will take place at a later date. Alternatives Funeral and Cremation Services were entrusted with her care.

May we all be among the blessed
In that sweet heavenly place of rest
Where peace and joy are to be found
And happiness doth there abound.

Rest in peace Mom

Donations in memory of Muriel would be greatly appreciated to: Continuing Care, Equipment Fund.
P: 403.820.7860 F: 403.823.5857 E: Drumheller Area Health Foundation, 351 9th Street NW, Drumheller, Alberta T0J 0Y1.

Condolences to the family of Leona Anna Stolz



Leona Anna

April 27, 1933 - August 22, 2018

With deep sadness, we announce the passing of Leona Stolz at the Peter Lougheed Centre on August 22, 2018 surrounded by her loving family. She was born on April 27, 1933 in Burstall, Saskatchewan to Sopfia and John Roth. Leona and Hugo spent their early years in Empress and then moved to Rosebud in 1966. They retired to Strathmore in 2004. Leaving to mourn is her husband of 54 years, Hugo; daughters Charlotte Watson, Elaine (Paul) Larsen, and Janice (Ross) Collins; eight grandchildren, Stacey (Travis) Georgsen, Keith (Sandra) Wilkinson, Lonnie (Justin) Fletcher, Reade Wilkinson, Glenna (Shane) Dixon, Shaun (Cindy) Collins, Lance (Trish) Larsen, and Randi Collins (Mike Inglis); twelve great-grandchildren, Justin and Mackenzie, Owen and Ethan, Adler, Tanner, Charley, Bryar and Piper, Brooke, Sarah and Emma. Leona was predeceased by her daughter Lois Wilkinson and many other loved ones. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made directly to Wheatland & Area Hospice Society (Box 2154 Strathmore, AB, T1P 1K2 or and follow the links). A celebration of life for Leona will be held on Monday, August 27, 2018 at Standard Community Hall at 1:00 p.m. with a luncheon to follow. To send condolences, please visit Leona’s obituary at

Condolences to the family of Catherine Beatrice Veinotte Craig



Catherine Beatrice Veinotte

November 11, 1964
- July 30, 2018

Catherine Beatrice Veinotte Craig (53) resident of Duncan, B.C., formerly Drumheller, AB, sadly passed away on July 30, 2018. Cathy was born in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, to Judith-Ann Tanner and Carl Douglas Veinotte on November, 11, 1964. She leaves behind her Father, Carl Veinotte (Shirley Veinotte), spouse Drake Dyck, and 3 sons Chad Craig (Jessika Short), Mathias Baron-Veinotte, and Cody Craig (Miakaela Whitlaw). Her siblings Duane Veinotte (Rachel), Krystal Veinotte (Blake), Chris Christensen (Nicki), Kevin Christensen (Bev), Brian Christensen (Ellen), Greg Christensen, Anna Morrow (Bill), Teresa Davis (Brad). As well as her grandchildren Summer, Cassidy and Jeremy. She also leaves behind Aunts, Uncles, Nieces, Nephews, Cousins and many friends. First and foremost, Cathy’s family was a huge part of her life, she was a dedicated and loving mother and grandmother. Cathy was a life long learner and successful Travel Agent. Her work lead her to travel many parts of the world, which was among one of her great passions. Cathy was an incredibly hard worker, full of drive and ambition. She was quick witted, humorous and full of a passionate laughter. Since her childhood she has always loved the ocean and was especially fond of lighthouses. The lighthouse will always be symbolic of who she was. A light in the storm, guiding herself or others out of troubled waters. Cathy will be forever remembered, and held in our hearts. There will be a Celebration of Life in Drumheller at the Midland Hall, Saturday, August 25, 2018, from 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.