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By Lethbridge Herald Obituaries on April 21, 2014.


1930 ~ 2014

It is with both sadness and gentle acceptance that we acknowledge the passing of our mother and grandmother, Barbara Marcelene Montgomery (nee Schawalder) on April 10th, with her family at her side. A Celebration of Barbara¹s life will be held at 2:00 pm on Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at SOUTHMINSTER UNITED CHURCH, 1011-4 Ave South, Lethbridge, with Rev. Ruth Preston Schilk officiating. A private family graveside will be held on Wednesday, April 23, 2014. Flowers are gratefully declined. If friends wish, memorial gifts in Barbara¹s memory may be made to either the Southminster United Church Memorial Fund (1011 – 4th Ave. Soouth, Lethbridge,T1J 0P7) or the Parkinson¹s Society of Southern Alberta (1254 ­ 3rd Ave. So., Lethbridge, T1J 0J9). Send condolences at http://www.mbfunerals.com.







1970 ~ 2014

Doug Barrows of Etzikom, passed suddenly on April 15, 2014 at the age of 43. A Memorial Service will be held at 2:00pm on Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at the ETZIKOM COMMUNITY HALL, Etzikom, Alberta, with Reverend George Mills, officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Etzikom Museum, PO Box 585, Etzikom, AB T0K 0W0. Send condolences at http://www.mbfunerals.com








“Let everything that has breath, praise the Lord.” Psalm 150:6

George (Gerrit) Wemekamp was taken into heavenly glory on Thursday, April 17, 2014 at the age of 70 years. A Funeral Service will be held at 2:00pm on Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at WESTMINSTER CHAPEL, 329- 19th Street North, Lethbridge, with Pastor Ian Crooks, officiating. A private family graveside service will be held prior to the funeral service. Send condolences at http://www.mbfunerals.com.






Harris, Lorraine (nee Gillies)

On April 18, 2014, our beloved wife, mother and grandmother, Lorraine, passed away peacefully at the age of 84 years, at Mill Woods Shepherds Care Home, with family by her side. Lorraine will be lovingly remembered & sadly missed by Stan, her devoted husband of 63 years; her six children, Kent, Doug (Trudy) and Greg (Patricia) Harris of B.C.; Jane Hartley (Wade), and Jeff (Jody) Harris of Edmonton; and Gord (Janis) Harris of Bellingham, Washington; her 15 special grandchildren whom she always adored; Becky, Kate & Olivia; Jenny & Leah Schaff; Kristin, Mandy & Brian Sheptycki; Jocelyn, Michele & Marika; Taylor & Madison; Jackson & Mackenzie; and her sister Vida Thornsberry of Denver and her nieces Pat (John Wilson), Nancy & Linda. She was predeceased by her parents Ellen & Dave Gillies and her brothers Jack and Jerry. Lorraine was born in Picture Butte, Alberta, graduated in nursing, and married her dear friend, Stan, in 1950. They last moved to Edmonton in 1967. Lorraine will be remembered for her kind & caring ways, her positive outlook, a wonderful smile and her total commitment to her family as well as her friends. The family would like to thank the kind staff at the Millwoods Shepherds Care for the wonderful care they have provided over the years. The funeral will take place at 2:30 pm on Tuesday, April 22, 2014, at the McLaurin Baptist Church, 11107 ­ 51 Avenue, Edmonton. In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes in memory of Lorraine may be made to the charity of your choice. To send condolences or share a memory, tribute, or photo, please visit http://www.southsidememorial.com




After a courageous battle with cancer, Maria Barbara Herauf (nee Schmidt) passed away on April 15, 2014. She was surrounded by her family including her loving husband of 56 years, Peter. A Prayer Service will be held at CORNERSTONE FUNERAL HOME, 2800 Mayor Magrath Drive South, Lethbridge on Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 7:00 P.M. A Funeral Mass will be Celebrated at OUR LADY OF THE ASSUMPTION CATHOLIC CHURCH, 2405 – 12 Avenue South, Lethbridge on Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 11:00 A.M. with Father Kevin Tumback, Celebrant. Interment to follow at Mountain View Cemetery.



Leora Jensen (1935-2014)

Leora Anna Jensen of Lethbridge, passed away peacefully on April 13th, 2014, at the age of 78 years. Leora was predeceased by her husband, Roger, infant daughter – Jennifer, her parents, mother & father in law ­ Bill & Velma Jensen, sister & brother in law – Audrey & Ron McGrail and nephew, Michael McGrail. She is survived by her daughters, Tracy (David) Munro, their children, Pamela (Aaron) Matlock, great granddaughters ‹ Andie and Blayne Matlock, Chad (Katrina) Munro, great grandson Sam Munro, Heather (Travis) Warren; Nancy (Randy) Williams, their children, Justina (Jason) Sherstabetoff, Ryan (Karen) Williams and Michael Williams. She is also survived by her nephew Jeffrey McGrail and niece Robyn Sierchio. Celebration of Life will be held Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 1:30 pm at University Drive Alliance Church (55 Columbia Blvd West, Lethbridge, AB), Pastor David Sarsons officiating. Interment in Mountain View Cemetery, Lethbridge, has already taken place. Tributes in Leora¹s memory may be made to the Champion Lions Club, Box 179, Champion, AB T0L 0R0. Arrangements in care of Vulcan Funeral Home. Telephone 1-403-485-2633. E-mail condolences through http://www.vulcanfuneralhome.ca






1926 ~ 2014

Mrs. Maxine Wheeler, beloved wife of the late Mr. George Wheeler, passed away on April 7, 2014 at the age of 88 years. A Memorial Service will be held at 1:00pm on Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at MARTIN BROTHERS RIVERVIEW CHAPEL, 610- 4th Street South, Lethbridge. Send condolences at http://www.mbfunerals.com.







MR. ROBERT MOORE, beloved spouse of Mrs. Liza Chomos, of Lethbridge, Alberta, passed away at the Chinook Regional Hospital on Saturday, April 19th, 2014 at the age of 54 years. Funeral arrangements to be announced when completed.






1935 ~ 2014

Mr. Reinhard Otto Beyer beloved husband of Mrs. Erna Beyer passed away peacefully at his home on Saturday, April 19, 2014 at the age of 78 years. Funeral arrangements to be announced when completed. Send condolences at http://www.mbfunerals.com

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