HARDY, Harold Ray

December 18, 1928 – January 15, 2018 On Monday, January 15, 2018, Mr. Ray Hardy of Strathmore passed away peacefully at the age of 89 years. He is survived by his four children, Syliva (Paul) Arduini of Clearwater, B.C., Walter…

SOMMERFELD, Ernst Walter

Ernie Sommerfeld of Strathmore passed away suddenly on January 1, 2018 at Sagewood Manor at the age of 89.  He is survived by his children Elke (Lorne) Ball, Diane (Jerry) Cunningham, Stephina (Joe) Pirrie, Stephen Sommerfeld, Patricia Ross, Richard (Carly)…

FRENCH, Ruth Martha Mary

Ruth was born in Cochrane, Ontario on June 26, 1941 and passed away in Strathmore, Alberta on January 10, 2018. She is survived by her children: Rene French (Char), Fern Joyce (Stephen), Shirley French, Michael French, and Vennie Sunwalk; her…

WALSTRA, Diana Mae (nee Layton)

September 25, 1942 – January 9, 2018 It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved wife, mother and grandmother, Diana Walstra who passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 9, 2018 in Strathmore, Alberta at the…

ARMITAGE, Belva Jean

Belva Jean Armitage (nee Gordon) of Strathmore, AB, passed away suddenly on December 30, 2017. She was born October 30th, 1932. Belva was the loving wife of Weldon “Wayne” Armitage, dear mother of Neil (Dawn) and Darwin (Nancy), and loving…

COLE, Gwendolyn Alice Mary (nee Clarke)

Nov.6, 1919 – Dec. 18, 2017 Gwen, aged 98 years, passed away peacefully during a short stay at Strathmore Hospital. She was born a twin at the family farm in Stone District, Saskatchewan (Tompkins). She grew up there with her…

LARSON, Lorne Robert

On Thursday, December 14, 2017 Lorne Larson of Strathmore passed away peacefully at the age of 81 years. He will be dearly missed by his wife, Edna; three daughters, Linda of Calgary, Bev of Calgary, Trish of Strathmore; nine grandchildren…

CARDIFF, S. Colleen

1945 – 2017 After a brief stay in the Strathmore Hospital Colleen peacefully passed away on Dec. 15, 2017. She is survived by her husband Bob of 51 years; two sisters, Vivian Brocke and Louella Johnson; and many nieces and…

McDONALD, Malcolm

On December 12, 2017, at the age of 84 (or 48 if you’d have asked him) Malcolm McDonald passed away peacefully in Strathmore hospital palliative care just over one week after being diagnosed with cancer. Malcolm’s family, his very many…

BURTON, Daniel Arthur Paul

Daniel Arthur Paul Burton (Boppa Dan to his grandchildren) was born June 20,1938 in  Cranbrook B.C. Dan Enjoyed a happy childhood with his two older sisters, Pam & Sherry and his younger brother Dougie. Dan held many unique and varied…