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Thursday October 31, 2013


By Lethbridge Herald Obituaries on October 31, 2013.

ANNA KOSTIUK
1924 ~ 2013
Mrs. Anna Kostiuk, beloved wife of Mr. Walter Kostiuk, passed away on Tuesday, October 29, 2013 at the age of 89 years.
A Funeral Service will be held at 2:30pm on Saturday, November 2, 2013 at MARTIN BROTHERS RIVERVIEW CHAPEL, 610 4th Street South, Lethbridge.
Send condolences at
http://www.mbfunerals.com.
Martin Bros. Funeral Chapels Ltd.
610 – 4 Street South
Lethbridge, AB T1J 4P3
Phone: (403)328-2361  Fax: (403)382-3623
Toll Free: 1-800-382-2901
http://www.mbfunerals.com

BRAUN
MR. LES BRAUN, beloved husband of Pat Braun of Lethbridge, passed away peacefully surrounded by family and loved ones at the Chinook Regional Hospital after a short battle with cancer on Saturday, October 26, 2013 at the age of 62 years.
A Funeral Service will be held at CORNERSTONE FUNERAL HOME, 2800 Mayor Magrath Drive South, Lethbridge, on Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 1:00 P.M. with Reverend Brenda Kersell officiating. Cremation to follow.
A private family interment service will be held at a later date.
Honoured to Serve
Cornerstone Funeral Home & Crematorium
2800 Mayor Magrath Drive South
Lethbridge, Alberta T1K 7B1
Telephone ~ (403) 381-7777
Fax ~ (403) 381-3128
Toll Free ~ 1-(888)-381-7778
care@cornerstonefh.ca

FJORDBOTTEN, Roy
April 26, 1922 – October 27, 2013
Roy Fjordbotten passed away at the Claresholm General Hospital on Sunday, October 27, 2013. He is survived by his children, Brenda (Ron) McLeod and their children Raine and Bobbie of Nanton; Paul of Okotoks and his children Brent, Robyn and Kyle and their mother Donna; Wayne of Granum and his children Scott and Ryan and their mother Suzanne; Kevin and Diane and their children Jesse and Krista of Lethbridge. Roy is also survived by his great-grandchildren, Logan, Nikayla and Koen. He was predeceased by Joyce, his wife of 55 years, in 2007. Roy was the last surviving sibling of a large family and lived a wonderful 91 years.
Roy was born and raised on the family farm near Granum, Alberta, which he farmed until his retirement. He married the love of his life, Joyce (Donahue) in 1952, and raised four children on the same family farm. He was very proud to receive the Century Farm Award from the Province of Alberta earlier this year. His second passion, behind farming, was auctioneering and he operated Roy’s Auction Service for many years across southern Alberta, holding farm, household and government auctions.
Roy’s family would like to thank the staff of the Willow Creek Continuing Care Centre in Claresholm where Roy resided for the last three years, for their excellent care and friendship to our father. To the doctors, nurses and staff at the Claresholm General Hospital, thank you for your compassionate care in Roy’s final days.
A funeral service will be held at the Granum Lutheran Church on Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 2:00 P.M. with Donna Alm presiding. A private family interment, in the Granum Cemetery, took place prior to the service. In lieu of flowers memorial donations, in Roy’s memory, may be made to the charity of your choice.
Condolences may be forwarded to the family by visiting http://www.leydens.com. Arrangements entrusted to LEYDEN’S FUNERAL HOME, Claresholm. Tel: 403-625-3212.

HENDRY
1979 – 2013
Billy Joe Hendry, of Lethbridge, beloved son of Louise Hendry, passed away Sunday, October 27, 2013 at the age of 33 years.
A Memorial Service will be held at Evergreen Funeral Home at 10 a.m. on Saturday, November 2, 2013.

JACOB ANDREW WIPF
passed away at home on the Stand Off Colony on October 29th, 2013 at the age of 70 years.
The Funeral Service will be held at the Stand Off Colony, Stand Off, AB. on Friday, November 1st, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. Interment in the Stand Off Colony Cemetery.
Legacy Funeral Homes Ltd.
P.O. Box 208
Cardston, Alberta T0K 0K0
Phone (403) 653-3222
Fax (403) 653-3677
legacyfh@telus.net

JEAN CLARK 1921-2013
Her wish was granted and our mother, Jean Francis Clark passed away on October 17, 2013 at the age of 91.
She goes to join her husband of 64 years, Jack, three sons Dale, Bob, Ron and granddaughter Katherine.
She leaves behind daughters, Phyllis ( Keith) Hanna , Laurel (Ivan) Locke, daughters-in-law, Maureen and Heather Clark.
Mom was proud of her grandchildren, Glenn (Brenda), Alex (Miki), Dayle ( Marcel), Leanne, Charmaine, Rya (Mae), Erin (Chris), Gail, April, and Adam; great grandchildren, Niki, Jody, Lindsay (Lucas), Tenille, Chris, Caitlin, Zach, Sophia, Jackson, Harrison, Adrian, Tia, Ava, Ethan; and great- great grandchildren, Ryder, Callie and Emersyn.
Mom and Dad farmed south of Swift Current, until moving to Swift Current where dad did carpentry work.
Mom served on boards and committees and after we were older she worked out of the home.
She enjoyed cards, curling, and travelling to Arizona after retirement.
We all enjoyed family feasts on special occasions. We will miss our phone calls and visits with mom.
She kept life interesting and challenging.
A burial service will be held on Saturday November 2, 2013 at 1:30 p.m. at Saamis Prairie View Cemetery.
Those wishing to attend please be there by 1:15 p.m.
If anyone wishes to remember mom with a gift, her choice would be your local SPCA.

KRALL
BARRY DOUGLAS JOHN KRALL passed away peacefully surrounded by his loved ones at St. Michael’s Palliative Care Centre, on October 27, 2013 at the age of 69 years.
He is survived by his wife, Johanne (nee Liboiron) and his daughter, Karla (Shea) Patsula and two grandchildren, Kaitlyn and Jordan.
A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, November 2, 2013 at CORNERSTONE FUNERAL HOME – 2825 32 Street South, Lethbridge, Ab. at 1:00 P.M. with Deacon Cliff Bogdan officiating
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to St. Michael’s Health Centre, Palliative Care Unit: 1400 – 9th Avenue South, Lethbridge, Alberta, T1J 4V5
Honoured to Serve
Cornerstone Funeral Home & Crematorium
2800 Mayor Magrath Drive South
Lethbridge, Alberta T1K 7B1
Telephone ~ (403) 381-7777
Fax ~ (403) 381-3128
Toll Free ~ 1-(888)-381-7778
care@cornerstonefh.ca

PETER KERBER
1950 ~ 2013
Mr. Peter Kerber, beloved husband of Sherryl Kerber, passed away on Tuesday, October 29, 2013 at the age of 62 years.
A Memorial Service will be held at 10:00am on Saturday, November 2, 2013 at MARTIN BROTHERS RIVERVIEW CHAPEL, 610 4th Street South Lethbridge, with Deacon Cliff Bogdan, officiating.
Send condolences at
http://www.mbfunerals.com.
 Honoured to Serve
> Cornerstone Funeral Home & Crematorium
2800 Mayor Magrath Drive South
Lethbridge, Alberta T1K 7B1
Telephone ~ (403) 381-7777
Fax ~ (403) 381-3128
Toll Free ~ 1-(888)-381-7778
care@cornerstonefh.ca

RITZ
Our beloved BRIAN DALE RITZ was taken “Home” on October 28th, 2013, surrounded by his wife Debbi, his children Mike and Brandy, and loved ones.
Besides his loving wife, he is survived by his son Michael (Esther) Ritz, his daughter Brandalyn (Christopher) Van Der Leest, and his grandchildren Zachary, Levi, and Joel Ritz, and Logan and Dylan Van Der Leest.
He is also remembered by his parents Elmer and Joyce Ritz, mother-in-law Helen Gillrie, as well as many loving brothers, sisters, nieces and nephews.
Brian was predeceased by his loving granddaughter Kaitlyn Ritz, brothers-in-law Randy, Lawrence, and Doug Gillrie, father-in-law George Gillrie and baby brother Micky Ritz.
A Celebration of Life will be held at McKILLOP UNITED CHURCH 2329-15th Ave. South, Lethbridge on Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 11:00 AM with Reverend Trevor Potter officiating.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Brian’s memory to St Michael’s Health Centre, Palliative Care Unit 1400 9th Ave S, Lethbridge, AB T1J 4V5
Honoured to Serve
Cornerstone Funeral Home & Crematorium
2800 Mayor Magrath Drive South
Lethbridge, Alberta T1K 7B1
Telephone ~ (403) 381-7777
Fax ~ (403) 381-3128
Toll Free ~ 1-(888)-381-7778
care@cornerstonefh.ca

Simone Weiss
1949 – 2013
 Simone Rosila Weiss, passed away in Calgary with her family by her side, on Monday, October 28, 2013 at the age of 64 years.
 Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers at Southland Funeral Chapel,
5006 – 48 Avenue, Taber on Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 7:00 P.M.
 The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Augustine¹s Catholic Church,
5009 – 48 Avenue, Taber on Friday, November 1, 2013 at 11:00 A.M. with Reverend Vincent TuanHa, Celebrant. Burial to  follow at the Taber Memorial Garden. Condolences may be forwarded by visiting our website at http://www.southlandfuneral.com.
 Simone will be sadly missed by her children Miranda (Rob) MacGregor, Murray
(Nadia) Weiss and Nicole (Ron) Hoytos all of Lethbridge and their father Randy Weiss of Taber; grandchildren Braxton and Taija Weiss, Leah Weiss and Jovan Hoytos. She is also survived by her siblings Vicki (Steve) Plettl of Calgary, Juanita Marthaller of Brooks, Elvena (Leonard) Kambeitz of Bow Island, Vince (Sandra) Marthaller of Taber, Lynn (Leona) Marthaller of Lethbridge, Garry (Gerri) Marthaller of Coaldale and by numerous nieces, nephews, friends and colleagues.
 She was predeceased by her parents Simon and Betty Marthaller and her sister Doreen Bradley.
 Simone was born in Taber on October 6, 1949 and spent all her life in Taber where she raised her three children. She will be remembered by her family and friends alike for her constant smile, friendly outgoing spirit and her awesome hugs. Her grandchildren brought so much joy to her life. Simone is well known for her beautiful voice and many years of service to the church, singing at Mass and numerous weddings over the years. She was very dedicated to her Catholic faith.
 If friends so desire, memorial tributes in Simone¹s name may be made directly to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Alberta, Box 2211, Lethbridge, Alberta T1J 4K7 (www.heartandstroke.ab.ca) or to the charity of one¹s personal choice.
 Arrangements in care of Southland Funeral Chapel, Taber. Telephone: (403) 223-8778.

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