September 27th, 2016

January 8, 2013


By Lethbridge Herald Obituaries on January 9, 2014.

“I have fought a good fight. I have finished my course, I have kept my faith”
~ II Timothy 4:7
PAUL HENRY MANLEY, beloved husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather was called home to glory on Sunday, January 5, 2014 at the age of 84 years.
He is lovingly remembered by his loving wife Marjorie Manley (Stannard); three sons Larry (Debra), Bill (Mano) & Tom (Marge); grandchildren: Samantha (Chris), Stephanie (Sheldon) Kropiniski, Heather (Dan), Lindsey (Aaron) Koster; great-grandchildren: Carson, Reece (Kropiniski) and River (Koster). He is also survived by his two brothers Robert and Walter (Ella) as well as 4 nephews and 1 niece.
He is predeceased by his mother Ivy Minni Manley (September 24, 1987) and his father William Hartley Manley (November 12, 1936).
Paul was born in Lethbridge, Alberta January 7, 1929. He was raised, educated and married in Lethbridge. He attended the Lethbridge Pentecostal Tabernacle and later the Westside Community Church. He was a dedicated family man and church member. At 7 years old, Paul’s father died and at 15 years old, he quit school to help support his mother and brothers. His career was totally with the CPR. He retired at 58 years old after 45 years of service. His faithfulness in the church was extensive. He was a Sunday School teacher, Sunday School Superintendent, Sunday School bus driver, board member, sang in the choir, and sang in the Old Gospel Sextet.
An interment will take place at 12:00pm on Thursday, January 9, 2014 at Mountain View Cemetery, Scenic Dr. & 11 Street South with a Memorial Service to follow at 1:00pm at the WESTSIDE COMMUNITY CHURCH, 480 McMaster Blvd West, Lethbridge, AB with Reverend Bert Faulkner, officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the Alzheimer Society, #410 740 4 Avenue South, Lethbridge, AB T1J 0N9.
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

ALTVATER, Kunthea
November 18, 1980 –
December 1, 2013
Kunthea Altvater passed away suddenly on December 1, 2013. Our loving wife, mother, daughter and sister leaves behind her husband Richard; children: Rachelle, Alexander and Benjamin. Also her parents Nguon Seng and Mean Yim and her sister Kunthoeun (Dallas) Vandenhurk; as well as the Altvater Family. Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at Mountain View Funeral Home on Friday, January 10, 2014 from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. Her Funeral Service will be held at the New Apostolic Church (133 Rainbow Falls Drive, Chestermere) on Saturday, January 11, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. We have asked that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to the Children’s Trust Fund at any RBC branch under the children’s grandfather’s name “Norbert Altvater”. To express condolences, please visit: http://www.mountainviewmemorial.ca. Arrangements entrusted to Mountain View Memorial Gardens, Funeral Home, Reception Centre & Crematorium, 1605 – 100 Street SE (GPS: 242013 – 100 Street SE), Calgary, AB (403) 272-5555.

DANIELS
SHARON ANNE DANIELS passed away suddenly at home on Friday, January 3, 2014 at the age of 66 years.
The Funeral Service will be held on Friday, January 10, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, LETHBRIDGE STAKE CENTRE, 2410-28 Street South, Lethbridge. Friends may meet the family prior to the service from 10:00 to 10:45 a.m.
Interment to follow in the Mountain View Cemetery, Lethbridge.
Christensen Salmon Generations Funeral Home Ltd.
703-13 Street North
Lethbridge, AB   T1H 2T2
Phone: (403) 382-3601
Fax: (403) 320-1492
Email:  condolences@generationsfh.ca
Sign guest book:  http://www.generationsfh.ca

DOUGALS KUCHERAN
1950 – 2014
Doug Kucheran of Lethbridge, beloved husband of Cheryl Piraux, passed away on Wednesday, January 1, 2014, at the age of 63 years.
In keeping with Doug’s request, there will be no funeral service.

ELLINGSON
DAVID BARRIE ELLINGSON of Lethbridge passed away at the Chinook Regional Hospital on Sunday, December 22, 2013 at the age of 59 years.
A Celebration of Life will be held at CORNERSTONE FUNERAL HOME LTD., 2825-32nd Street South on Friday, January 10th 2014 at 11:00 A.M. with Pastor Glenda Wert officiating.
 In Memory of David, donations may be made to The Heart and Stroke Foundation of Alberta, NWT & NU, 100-119 14th St.  NW, Calgary, AB T2N 1Z6
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

FILIPCIC
RICHARD FILIPCIC, beloved husband of Rose, his wife of 60 years, passed away peacefully into the arms of our Lord on January 5, 2014 at the age of 89 years.
Left to mourn are his daughter Louise Westland (Garry) and her children; Melissa Westland; Melanie Johnston (Chris) and their children Eli, Noah, Jacob and Luke; Michael Westland (Christine); and Matthew Westland; and Richard’s son Stan Filipcic and his daughter Katherine Anderson (Kieran) and their daughter Ella; Stan’s son Adam and Adam’s son Weston.
He was predeceased by his parents, his sisters Aurelia and Celestina, and his son-in-law David Westland.
Richard was born in Trieste, Italy on March 11, 1924. He married Rose Zerdin on May 9, 1953. They immigrated to Canada in 1957 with their two young children and were always grateful to their adopted country. Richard was a hard worker who brought a strong work ethic to every job he held. In their own quiet way, he and Rose were always helpful to others and no one who visited them ever left empty handed or empty hearted. His strong Christian faith was his strength and guidance. His family was his greatest blessing.
Vigil Rights will be held at CORNERSTONE FUNERAL HOME LTD., 2800 Mayor Magrath Drive South, Lethbridge, AB on Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 7:00 P.M.
The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at OUR LADY OF THE ASSUMPTION CHURCH, 2405-12th Avenue South, Lethbridge, AB., on Thursday, January 9th, 2014 at 10:00 A.M. with Father Roque Pereira Celebrant.
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

HANNAN
MARY HANNAN, born February 9, 1922, passed away peacefully at the Good Samaritans Society Park Meadows, on Sunday, January 5, 2014 at the age of 91 years. She had resided in Golden Acres for the past seven years where she received excellent care.
Mary is the loving mother of Ross (Beth) Hannan and their son Mitch (Cinn) Hannan as well as grandchildren Brent (Karen) Hannan, Jody (Brad) Keim, and 4 great grandchildren.
She is also survived by sisters Ann (Roy – Deceased) Duval, Barbara (Robbie) Roberts, and sister-in- law Dagmar Luchanski.
She is predeceased by her husband Thomas J. Hannan, her son Kenneth Hannan and daughter-in-law Audrey Hannan, her parents George and Ann Luchanski, and brothers George Luchanski, Michael (Beattie) Luchanski, and John Luchanski.
At Mary’s request no formal funeral service will be held. Her immediate family will attend a graveside ceremony 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

HILLCOAT
MRS. VERNA HILLCOAT, passed away peacefully at the Chinook Regional Hospital on Monday, January 6, 2014 at the age of 95 years.
Funeral arrangements to be announced when completed.
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

JOSEPH HOWARD BAKOS
1966 ~ 2014
Mr. Joseph Howard Bakos of Lethbridge, beloved husband of Julia Bakos, passed away after a lengthy illness on January 6, 2014 at the age of 47 years.
For the past 17 years, Joe has worked for the Lethbridge Transit. Joe enjoyed fishing and camping plus his affinity for gnomes. He also enjoyed cruising around in his mustang.
Besides his loving wife Julia, Joe is survived by his step-daughter Lacey Milos (Keith McLeod); step-son Andrew Milos; grandchildren Nathan and Hayden; brother Troy (Char) Bakos and niece Taylor; as well in-laws Walter and Christine Niznikowski, brother-in-law Rick (Deb) Niznikowski (Dustin and Melissa Neufeld) as well as numerous aunts, uncles, friends and their families. Joe was predeceased by his mom Marilyn Bakos.
Vigil Rites will be held at 7:00pm on Friday, January 10, 2014 at MARTIN BROTHERS RIVERVIEW CHAPEL, 610 4th Street South, Lethbridge, AB.
A Funeral Service will be held at 1:00pm on Saturday, January 11, 2014 at MARTIN BROTHERS RIVERVIEW CHAPEL, with Deacon Cliff Bogdan, celebrant. An interment will follow at the Mountain View Cemetery.
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

JOYCE MORRISON
1951 ~ 2014
Mrs. Joyce Morrison, beloved wife of the late Mr. Jeffrey Morrison, passed away on Monday, January 6, 2014 at the age of 62 years.
Funeral arrangements will be announced when completed.
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

LARSON, William Frederick “Bill”
May 19, 1926 – Magrath, AB
December 31, 2013 – Calgary, AB
Bill Larson of Calgary, AB, passed away on Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at the age of 87 years.
Bill is survived by his son John (Bev); daughters Judy and Valerie (Kevin Emsley); six grandchildren, Ben, Lisa, Kelly, Kari, Amanda and Jonathan; and by six great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his wife Valerie Norma and by his son Robert William.
A Graveside Service will be held at Mountain View Cemetery (1210 Scenic Drive South Lethbridge, AB) on Friday, January 10, 2014 at 1:30 p.m. Forward condolences through http://www.mcinnisandholloway.com. In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made in Bill’s name directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 200, 119 – 14th Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 1Z6 http://www.heartandstroke.ca.
In living memory of Bill Larson, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. CALGARY, AB Telephone: 1-800-661-1599.

LLOYD D. HATT
1917 ~ 2013
Lloyd Dennis Hatt was born in Wadsworth, Ohio on October 21, 1917 the second son of Albert & Edna Hatt. After high school, Lloyd graduated from Coyne Electrical School in Chicago and worked as an electrician for Goodyear Aircraft.
Lloyd and his first wife had a son, Gary, but in 1946 Doris passed away. At the time, he was serving in the U.S. Navy (1944-46). In 1948 Lloyd married Henrietta Berryman, in Orrville, Ohio. They continued to live in Ohio moving from Delphos to Lexington and adding three siblings for Gary.
In 1958, Lloyd packed up the family and moved to Lethbridge, Alberta to help start a new seed processing company called Western Canadian Seed Processors, which later became Canbra Foods. The family immediately became active members of the Central Church of Christ where Lloyd served as treasurer for 20 years and as an elder for over 33 years. At Canbra Foods, Lloyd was a director in the company and Vice President of Engineering and Maintenance until his retirement February 1, 1978.
After his retirement Lloyd kept busy as a member of Kiwanis, volunteering whenever he was needed. He was an avid golfer, bowler, softball player, bridge player and traveler. He and Henrietta made several trips to Australia and visited New Zealand, Europe, India, Kuwait, China and loved cruising on the QE II. With age, Lloyd became less physically active but still kept up with his email, crossword puzzles, Sudoku, Toronto Blue Jays and facebook.
Lloyd is survived by his four children, Gary (Alice) Hatt of Calgary, Alberta, Linda Hatt (Piotr Kossowski) of Kelowna, British Columbia, Rick (Suzanne) Hatt of Stoney Plain, Alberta and Dennis (Trudy) Hatt of Lethbridge, Alberta; 12 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren and his sister Irene Mahoney of Delroy, Ohio.
Lloyd was predeceased by his parents, his younger brother Roy, his older brother Walter and his beloved wife, Henrietta who passed away in 2009.
Besides his family, Lloyd was most proud of being a member of the Church of Christ for 75 years and his 62 year marriage to Henrietta. He was truly blessed.
A Memorial Service will be held at 1:30PM on Friday, January 10, 2014 at the MARTIN BROTHERS FUNERAL CHAPELS, 610-4 Street South, Lethbridge, Alberta with Pastor Wes Midgett & Mr. Jim Chapman, officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Central Church of Christ 716-23 Street North, Lethbridge, Alberta T1H 3S7 or to the Community Foundation of Lethbridge and Southwestern Alberta, 404 8 Street South, Lethbridge, Alberta T1J 2J7.
Send condolences at
http://www.mbfunerals.com.
Martin Bros. Funeral Chapels Ltd.
610 – 4 Street SouthLethbridge, AB T1J 4P3
Phone: (403)328-2361  Fax: (403)382-3623
Toll Free: 1-800-382-2901
http://www.mbfunerals.com

LYMAN CLARK HARDY
1915 -2014
LYMAN CLARK HARDY passed away Sunday, January 5, 2014 at the age of 98. He was predeceased by his sweetheart, Mildred, December 12, 2013.
Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, January 14, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at the STIRLING CHAPEL of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Friends may meet the family prior to services from 9:00 to 9:45 a.m.
Interment to follow at the Stirling Cemetery.
Christensen Salmon Generations Funeral Home Ltd.
703-13 Street North
Lethbridge, AB   T1H 2T2
Phone: (403) 382-3601
Fax: (403) 320-1492
Email:  condolences@generationsfh.ca
Sign guest book:  http://www.generationsfh.ca

MARSH
JOYCE MARY MARSH, passed away suddenly at home on Wednesday, January 1, 2013 at the age of 85 years.
A Celebration of Life will be held at the NEW DAYTON COMMUNITY CENTRE, on Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 2:00 P.M.
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

MEYER
MR. DONALD MEYER, beloved husband of Mrs. Marcella Meyer, of Coaldale, passed away at the Chinook Regional Hospital on Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at the age of 71 years.
Funeral arrangements to be announced when completed.
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

SERA
MRS. SHANNON SERA, beloved wife of Mr. Randy Sera, of Coaldale, passed away at home on Monday, January 6, 2014 at the age of 39 years.
Funeral arrangements to be announced when completed.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Kidney Foundation of Canada, #400, 740 – 4th Avenue South, Lethbridge, AB, T1J 0N9 or to the Canadian Diabetes Association, 210D- 12A Street North, Lethbridge, AB, T1H 2J1.
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

SHIELDS
BRYAN ALLAN SHIELDS, beloved husband of Lindsay Shields, passed away on January 3, 2014 at the age of 32 years.
A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, January 11, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, NORTHSIDE CHAPEL, 2223-6 A. Avenue North, Lethbridge.
Christensen Salmon Generations Funeral Home Ltd.
703-13 Street North
Lethbridge, AB   T1H 2T2
Phone: (403) 382-3601
Fax: (403) 320-1492
Email:  condolences@generationsfh.ca
Sign guest book:  http://www.generationsfh.ca

THE LETHBRIDGE HERALD WOULD LIKE TO APOLOGIZE FOR THE OMISSION OF THIS OBITUARY IN THE
JANUARY 07, 2014 EDITION
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ANASTASIA NEDZA
1921 ~ 2014
Anastasia (Ann) Nedza of Coaldale passed away peacefully at the Chinook Regional Hospital on Friday, January 3, 2014, at the age of 92 years. She was born in Poddebce, Poland on July 14th, 1921. She was predeceased by her husband of 68 years, John. She is survived by her children Paul (Avis) and Edward (Delaine) and grandchildren Fallon (Mike) and Renae. She is also survived by a brother Wasel and two sisters Tekla and Stephanie in Poland.
Anastasia was the oldest of her siblings. She and her father ran a small business, they grew cucumbers and would go to the neighboring villages to sell or trade them for other produce. During World War II she was forced to work in Germany on a farm. There she met John and they were married after the war. In 1950, with their small son Paul they immigrated to Canada. After surviving a long boat trip, they landed in Halifax and onward by train to Lethbridge. She was so happy when they decided to come to Canada. She was a proud Canadian celebrating both the day arriving in Canada, May 24 and Canada Day.
Anastasia loved to be in her garden. Growing potatoes, cucumbers, beans, tomatoes and flowers. Every weekend in the summer she would send flowers to St. Ambrose Church for the altar. Freshly picked crab apples were her favorite to eat and if a bumper crop, wine to make. She was a hard worker and was always helping people. She loved to listen to CBC radio and visit with people. Anastasia’s pride and joy were her granddaughters.
Anastasia was very active in St. Ambrose Church as a member, choir member, CWL member for 55 years and a volunteer. She received an “Appreciation of Dedicated Service Award” for 30+ years in 1992. She will be greatly missed.
She was so happy when they decided to come to Canada. She was a proud Canadian celebrating both the day arriving in Canada on May 24 and Canada Day. She will be greatly missed.
A Funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 2:00pm at St. Ambrose Catholic Church, 1513 – 23 Avenue, Coaldale, Alberta with Father Thomas Vadassery officiating. Viewing will take place at the church prior to the ceremony. Interment will follow at Coaldale cemetery.
Flowers are gratefully declined. Those who wish, memorial donations may be made to the Canadian National Institute for the Blind, 410 Stafford Drive South, Lethbridge, Alberta, T1J 2L2.
Send condolences at http://www.mbfunerals.com.

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