Obits | DrumhellerMail - Page #5
Last updateMon, 14 Oct 2019 1pm

Condolences to the family of Edward Thomas Allen



Edward Thomas

November 21, 1925 – Craigmyle, Alberta
September 8, 2019 – Calgary, Alberta

Edward (Ted) Thomas Allen beloved husband of Katherine Allen, passed away suddenly on Sunday, September 8, 2019 at the age of 93 years.
Ted was born on November 21, 1925 at home in Craigmyle, Alberta to Charles David and Laura Joanna Allen. Ted’s greatest loves were his wife Katherine, family, and his farm.
Ted will be lovingly remembered by his wife Katherine and their children, John (Marlene), Judy (Winfried); daughter-in-law Joanne; as well as six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Ted was predeceased by his father, mother; siblings; and youngest son Tim.
Funeral Services will be held at Westminster Presbyterian Church (290 Edgepark Blvd NW, Calgary AB) on Wednesday, October 2, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. Reception to follow in the Westminster Presbyterian Church Hall.
Condolences may be forwarded through
In living memory of Edward Allen, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells,
2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH, CALGARY, AB, T2E 2V6, Telephone: 403-243-8200.

Condolences to the family of Douglas Edward Munk Jensen



Douglas Edward Munk

October 3, 1940 - September 8, 2019

Doug passed away on Sunday, September 8th, 2019 surrounded by his family after a courageous battle with cancer. Doug is survived by his wife Veronica, his children, Mike (Tammy), Marcie (Darcy), Trevor (Karen), Kyle (Shawna), Veronica’s daughters, Serena (Douglas), Mona (Merv), grandchildren; Matt (Jenna), Stephanie (Brandin), Tyler (Whitney), Jeff (Krystina), Chanelle (Mitch), Shelby (Adam), Taylor (Seth), Colin (Shirley), Rhett (Megan), Emma Rae, five great grandchildren, 2 sisters, Joyce (Hans) Soderstrom, Patsy Dunn, and numerous nieces and nephews and a life time of friends.
Doug was born in Drumheller and raised on the family farm and spent his entire life farming in the Churchill community. He was actively involved over the years in the community especially with Minor Hockey and the Kinsmen/K40 Club. Dad’s passion was putting in a hard days work and being surrounded by family and friends. His pride and joy were watching his grandchildren and now great grandchildren grow and share his wisdom.
Doug was predeceased by his parents; Frode and Phyllis, his brother Melvin and sister Ellen.
Memorial Services will be held on Monday, September 16th, 2019 at 2:00 P.M. at the Badlands Community Facility in halls A B C, with Pastor Dan Hendrickson officiating.
If friends so desire memorial donations may be made to Drumheller Area Health Foundation (Palliative Care or Community Cancer Clinic).
Courtney-Winter’s Funeral Homes are in care of the arrangements.

Condolences to the family of John Over Olsen



John Iver

November 14, 1939 - September 7, 2019

John Iver Olsen passed away peacefully in the Drumheller Hospital Sept 7, 2019 with his family by his side. John was born in Drumheller and lived on the farm near Morrin.  He was the youngest of George and Louise Olsen and brother to June, Orville, Ivan and Alf.  John is survived by his wife Paige, their four children, six grandchildren, two great grandchildren, brothers Orville (Marj), Alf (Marj), and many nieces and nephews. 

No one will believe this but, John requested no service. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to a charitable organization in Morrin, or to Drumheller Area Health Foundation (Palliative Care).  The family extends their heartfelt gratitude to the care he received in the hospital as well as the support of home care services. 

Courtney-Winters Funeral Home in care of arrangements.