By Lethbridge Herald Obituaries on August 24, 2015.
1935 – 2015
Mr. Kost Menzak of Lethbridge, beloved husband of Heidi Menzak, passed away on Tuesday, August 11, 2015 at the age of 79 years.
Close friends and family are invited to a Funeral Service at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, August 19, 2015 at MARTIN BROTHERS RIVERVIEW CHAPEL, 610-4 St. S., Lethbridge, AB. Those who wish to pay their final respects may do so one hour prior to the Funeral Service.
Visit http://www.mbfunerals.com to send a private condolence.
It is with deep sadness we announce the passing of LARRY RABBIT our beloved father, grandfather, great grandfather, and great great grandfather on Thursday August 13, 2015 at the Chinook Regional Hospital.
Larry loved his daughter and sons in-law very much. Dad will be missed by his children; Bill (Mary Jo) Rabbit, Duke (Irma) Rabbit, Marlene (Marvin) Yellow Horn, and kiipitapookaLarissa (Rayan) Najjar. Grandchildren; Sonny, Wacey, Tanita, Otis, Lucyinda, Thomas, Sasha, Great Grandchildren, Christian, Nevada, Martina, Dalane, Zoey, Tacey, Great Great Grandson; Trigger. His siblings; Albert (Jennifer) Rabbit, Christina Fox, Marilyn (Alphonse) Standing Alone, Katie (Dallas) Young Pine, Woodrow (Delphine) Goodstriker, Mickey Goodstriker, Emily Goodstriker and Ed Heavy Shields. His special nephews; Rudy, Dexter, Monte, Jason, Audie, Joel, Jessie, Cory, Garrett, Nelson, Tucker, Davey, Raegan, Tanner, Dorie, and Mr. Ze. Predeceased; by his wife Patsy, granddaughter; Leanne Fox, grandparents; Nelson and Kate, parents; Bill and Rita Rabbit, sister; Dorothy Rabbit, uncle; George Day Rider, father and mother in-law; Frank and Beatrice Goodstriker, sister in-law; Marion Heavy Shields.
The Funeral Mass will be Celebrated at HOLY CROSS CATHOLIC CHURCH, 2604 – 3rd Avenue, Fort Macleod, AB on Tuesday, August 18, 2015 at 11:00 A.M. with Father Angelo D’Costa, Celebrant.
Interment to follow at Old Agency Cemetery.
1910 – 2015
The family of Lulah Maud Gibb (nee Paris), beloved wife of the late
Ross Gibb, announce her passing in Taber on Friday, August 14, 2015,
in her 105th year.
Relatives and friends are invited to meet with the family at
Southland Funeral Chapel, 5006 – 48 Avenue, Taber on Friday, August
21, 2015 between 1:00 P.M. and 1:40 P.M.
The Funeral Service will be held at Southland Funeral Chapel, 5006 –
48 Avenue, Taber on Friday, August 21, 2015 at 2:00 P.M. Burial to
follow at the Taber Memorial Garden. Condolences may be forwarded by
visiting our website at http://www.southlandfuneral.com.
Lulah is survived by her son Norman (Martha) Gibb of Calgary and
daughter Wendy Rea of Florenceville, New Brunswick; ten grandchildren,
twenty one great grandchildren and one great great granddaughter.
She was predeceased by her son Philip (1985) and her daughter Gayle (2006).
The family wish to express their appreciation to the kind and
considerate staff of the Clearview Lodge and Linden View facilities,
who took such good care of her during the past eight years.
Arrangements in care of Southland Funeral Chapel, Taber. Telephone:
1929 – 2015
Mrs. Anne Serbu of Lethbridge, beloved wife of the late Mr. Samuel Serbu, passed away in Calgary on Friday, August 7, 2015 at the age of 86 years.
Funeral arrangements will be announced when completed.
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Lola Lorraine Wall, beloved wife of the late Mel Wall passed away on Saturday August 14, 2015 at Edith Cavell Care Center in Lethbridge at the age of 81.
Lola was born in Red Deer, raised in Skiff Alberta and moved to Taber for high school, where she stayed for 18 years with her husband, the town’s Milkman, and family. For a few school years, she went to Three Hills Bible School. While in Taber, she met her lifelong sweetheart, converted to the LDS church and they were married, then later were sealed in the Cardston LDS temple. She and Dad were married 59 years before Dad passed away. She was an active member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints until she became too ill to do so.
When she returns home to be with her Saviour, she will be greeting those who preceded her. Her parents John & Carol Newton, her adoring husband Mel; her infant grandson Christopher, her sister Joyce, and her son Doug who passed 1 week before Lola. She had 5 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren, and 1 great-great grandchild.
Surviving are her children, Linda Harvey of Calgary, Don Wall (Huguette) of Vancouver, and Sheila Wall of Lethbridge; and her siblings, Marjorie Cannon (Bill-late) of Calgary; formerly Corraini (Tulio-deceased), Marion Kiffiak, (Nick-deceased) of Edmonton, and Noelin Newton (Ruth) of Lethbridge.
She was always very close to God, even as a small child. She has been an intense Bible scholar, and had a strong relationship with her Lord. She was very bright, getting the second highest Alberta high school exam score. She was always a high spirited, optimistic, determined, courageous, strong, independent and ambitious lady. She had a mind of her own since she was old enough to walk and talk. She liked bright colors and loved fashion. Even though her former religion forbade such things, when she got married, the first things she wanted were red high heels, nail polish, a sewing machine to make the latest fashions, and to go to the hairdresser.
She would never ask for help, even when we needed her to ask for help. It seems the WWII generation is generally like that, strong and usually do things without asking for help. She was an activist, always writing to government officials to right a wrong, help a person or get a law changed. She was a career woman until she retired, working as an accountant, secretary, real estate agent, head of Lethbridge chapter of Alberta Mental Health Association and Alberta Lung Association.
She was also a music teacher and professional seamstress. She was good with her hands. She had a passion for fashion and a talent for looking at magazines, then sewing what she saw for herself and her children. Many friends still comment on how her children were dressed so nicely when they were younger. She loved knitting sweaters and baby clothes, and crocheting doilies. Others will remember her as always smiling, joking and one of the most courageous ladies they knew, enduring innumerable severely painful afflictions and surgeries and close calls with death.
Appreciation and recognition goes to the staff of Edith Cavell for their caring support of Lola for the last several months. We want to also thank Dr. Z. Majiet who compassionately cared for both Lola and Doug.
Lola has requested that no memorial service will be held.
1995 – 2015
Jordan Grant Rombough, beloved son of Michelle and Mark Rombough,
passed away in Taber on Saturday, August 15, 2015 at the age of 20
Further information including service details will follow once
arrangements have been finalized.
Arrangements in care of Southland Funeral Chapel, Taber. Telephone:
PERRY LYNDON WANDLER, beloved son of Ralph and the late Lillian Wandler, of Fort Macleod, AB, passed away at the Chinook Regional Hospital, on Saturday, August 15, 2015 at the age of 50 years.
At the family’s request, no formal funeral service will be held.
Cremation entrusted to Cornerstone Funeral Home.
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