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Condolences to the family of Blaine Honish



January 12, 1954 - February 24, 2023

Blaine Honish born January 12, 1954, of Drumheller, Alberta left us February 24, 2023 at the Drumheller Health Centre surrounded by his family.
Blaine is survived by his wife Joyce Patterson, daughter Susan Heald (Darrell), step daughter Cindy Leonard (Bob), his special “adopted” son Rodney Leblanc, his brother Curtis Honish (Linda), his sisters Marlene (Al) Brown, Rosemarie (Rod) Bage, Agnes (Dennis) Terhove, Joyce (Barry) Nixon, sister-in-law Dawn Honish, grandchildren Brayden & Brooklyn Heald, Scott & Brent Leonard, many great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews, and many friends.
Blaine was predeceased by his father Wilfred Honish, mother Jean Honish, step mother Alice Honish, grandparents John and Magdaline Honish, Joseph and Katherine Paradis, brothers Louis Honish, Kelvin Honish, sister Mary Honish, step sister Fern Jackson, nephews Kelvin Jr. Honish, Kevin Honish and Trevor Honish.
A celebration of Blaine’s life will be determined at a later date this summer in Toutes Aids Cemetery, Manitoba.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.
Courtney-Winter’s Funeral Homes are in care of the arrangements.

Condolences to the family of Lawrence (Larry) Szymanski


Lawrence (Larry)

March 2, 1958 Kindersley, Saskatchewan
February 15, 2023 Drumheller Regional Health Complex

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Lawrence (Larry) Szymanski of Drumheller, on Wednesday, February 15, 2023 at the age of 64 years. Lawrence passed away peacefully in Drumheller Regional Health Complex.
Lawrence leaves to mourn his passing his sister Dorothy (Peter) of Red Deer, his brother John (Genevieve) of Calgary, niece Christy (son Benjamin), nephew Brad (son Casey, and his son Cayden; daughter Celeste; and son Jayce).
Lawrence was predeceased by his parents Casimirus (Ken) and Justina Szymanski.
Lawrence enjoyed life, always had a smile on his face, and was close to his community, peace in the simple things in life. Larry enjoyed books, coffee all day, small building projects, music, road trips, coin collections, beading, parks and trails, and for sure occasional fast food with his friends.
Always remembered, forever loved.
A funeral service will be held at a later date.

Courtney-Winters Funeral Home in care of arrangements. 403-823-2666.

Condolences to the family of Anthony A. Evanenko


Anthony A.

April 2, 1941 - February 9, 2023

Survived by sister Lorna Senger (Evanenko), wife June, daughter Marion (Frank) Purwins, son Blair (Summer) Evanenko, six grandchildren, and nine great-grandchildren. Predeceased by sister Marion Foodikoff, brother Jim Evanenko, and grandson Clayton Anthony Evanenko. There will be no services by request.

Just Think
Robert W. Service

Just think! Some night the stars will gleam
Upon a cold, grey stone,
And trace a name with silver beam,
And Lo! Twill be your own.

A little gain, a little pain,
A laugh, lest you may moan;
A little blame, a little fame,
A star gleam on a stone.

Wheatland Funeral Home in care of arrangements. 403-934-4404.