October 29th, 2020

TUESDAY, September 6, 2016


By Lethbridge Herald Obituaries on September 6, 2016.

DOUBININ, Peter “John”

November 18, 1952

– Lethbridge, AB

September 1, 2016

– Calgary, AB

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Peter “John” Doubinin beloved husband of Penny of Calgary, on Thursday, September 1, 2016 at the age of 63 years.

John was born and raised in Lethbridge and moved to Calgary in the 80’s where he worked in the wholesale electrical business. He worked for Guillevin International Ltd for twenty years and was known by many. John enjoyed camping, ATV’ing with the Calgary ATV Riders Association and was an avid Calgary Hitmen Fan. John had a great sense of humor and was known for his one-liners.

Besides his loving wife Penny, John is survived by his little dog Harley; sisters, Patricia (Gary) Beaton, Tina Doubinin and Cindy (Tim) Finley; brother Douglas Doubinin; nephews Wade and Jeffery; nieces Jennifer and Cheryl; and great-nephew Andrew. He was predeceased by his parents Peter and Helen Doubinin.

A Celebration of John’s Life will be held at a later date. Forward condolences through http://www.mcinnisandholloway.com. We like to express a special thank you to Dr. Ahluwalia and the nursing staff of unit 68 of South Health Campus.

In living memory of John Doubinin, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. CALGARY, AB Telephone: 1-800-661-1599.


FRASER

MARY FRASER passed away at the St. Michael’s Health Centre on Monday, September 5, 2016 at the age of 85 years.

Funeral arrangements will be announced once completed.

To send a condolence, please visit http://www.cornerstonefuneralhome.com


Jacob Thiessen

1922- 2016

Mr. Jacob Thiessen of Coaldale, beloved husband of the late Mrs. Mary Thiessen passed away at the Chinook Regional Hospital on Tuesday, August 30, 2016 at the age of 94 years. A Memorial Service will be held at 11:00am on Tuesday, September 6, 2016 at the COALDALE MENNONITE BRETHREN CHURCH, 2114 18 Street, Coaldale, Alberta, with Pastor Gary Burke officiating. A Private Family burial will take place in the Coaldale Mennonite Cemetery.

Visit http://www.mbfunerals.com to send a private condolence.


MILLER

CHRISTINA MILLER, beloved wife of the late Leo Miller, passed away at St. Therese Villa in Lethbridge on Wednesday, August 31st, 2016 at the age of 93 years.

She is the loving mother of Lorena (Graham) Kelly of Medicine Hat, Bernadette (Kaz) Banbur, Ron (Peggy) Miller, Rita (Steve) Anderson, Dorothy (Randall) McPhee, Bill Miller, Cathy (Al) Kope and Glen (Brenda) Miller, all of Lethbridge. She is also survived by 21 grandchildren, 31 great- grandchildren and 2 great great-grandchildren. Christina was predeceased by her husband Leo in 1998, her son Clarence in 2002 and grandson Darcy in 2016.

Christina Loroff was born on March 29, 1923 in Viscount, Saskatchewan. She married Leo Miller on April 8, 1942. They had nine children. Mom had the gift of hospitality and she never had a problem with feeding extra folks at mealtime. She loved music and played in a senior’s band for years. She was a happy, fun loving and positive person and everybody loved her.

A Prayer Service will be held at CORNERSTONE FUNERAL HOME, 2800 Mayor Magrath Drive South, Lethbridge, AB., on Tuesday, September 6, 2016 at

7:00 P.M. with Deacon Cliff Bogdan officiating.

The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at OUR LADY OF THE ASSUMPTION CATHOLIC CHURCH, 2405 – 12 Avenue South, Lethbridge, AB., on Wednesday, September 7, 2016 at 10:00 A.M. with Father Kevin Tumback celebrating.

In memory of Christina, donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Society, 740- 4th Avenue South, Lethbridge, AB., T1J 0N9.

To send a condolence, please visit http://www.cornerstonefuneralhome.com


RUSLING

HELEN MARGARET RUSLING (OBEAR), beloved wife of the late Edwin Rusling, of Lethbridge, passed away at the Good Samaritans Park Meadows, on Wednesday, August 31st, 2016 at the age of 92 years.

Helen is survived by two children, Mo (Pauline) and Shannon (Terence), four grandchildren Travis Rusling, Shelby Sheen, Shauna Johns and Jaclyn Hartwick and one sister-in-law Elaine.

She was predeceased by her parents, son Wayne and two brothers Howard and Ted.

Helen was born May 3, 1924 to Mr. & Mrs. Horace Bell Obear at Medicine Hat Maternity Home. She received her education in Red Cliff, AB. When finishing her school, war broke out and she worked in the glass factory. She met her husband who was in Canada with the English Air Force at # 34 in Medicine Hat. Helen and Edwin were married Dec. 10, 1943 in Red Cliff. One month later Edwin shipped back to England and Helen followed in July. They remained in England till the war was over and returned to Red Cliff on Oct. 31, 1947. They moved to Lethbridge where Edwin obtained work as a bricklayer and they resided here since. Helen lost Edwin July 7, 1983.

Helen loved to volunteer which she did at the Senior Centre since 1983 and as well at the Lethbridge Regional Hospital. Helen had over 4436 volunteer hours at the hospital as of July 2002.

A Graveside Service will be held at ARCHMOUNT CEMETERY on Wednesday,September 7, 2016 at 2:30 P.M. with Reverend Trevor Potter officiating.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, 317 – 10 Street South, Lethbridge, AB., T1J 2M7.

To send a condolence, please visit http://www.cornerstonefuneralhome.com


Thomas Myles McKenna

1934 – 2016

Mr. Thomas Myles McKenna of Lethbridge, beloved husband of Irene McKenna, passed away at the Chinook Regional Hospital on Friday, September 2, 2016 at the age of 81 years.

Vigil Rites (Prayers) will be held at 7:00pm on Tuesday, September 6, 2016 at MARTIN BROTHERS RIVERVIEW CHAPEL, 610 – 4 St. S. Lethbridge, AB., led by Father Lukas Drapal.

A Funeral Mass will be held at 1:30pm on Wednesday, September 7, 2016 at ST. BASIL’S CATHOLIC CHURCH, 604 13 St N, Lethbridge, AB., with Father Lukas Drapal officiating.

Visit http://www.mbfunerals.com to send a private condolence.


Tara Harden
1982 – 2016
Tara Lynn Harden, passed away in Lethbridge on Friday, September 2, 2016 at the age of 33 years.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at the church, prior to the funeral service on Friday, September 9, 2016 between 1:00 P.M. and 1:40 P.M.
The Funeral Service will be held at Knox United Church, 4929 – 50 Avenue, Taber on Friday, September 9, 2016 at 2:00 P.M. Burial to follow at the Taber Memorial Garden. To view the complete obituary or to send condolences, please visit our website at http://www.southlandfuneral.com.
Arrangements in care of Southland Funeral Chapel, Taber. Telephone: (403) 223-8778.

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