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MONDAY, September 12, 2016

By Lethbridge Herald Obituaries on September 12, 2016.

Burwash, Stanley Walter

1930 – 2016

Stanley Walter Burwash passed away on September 8, 2016, at the Claresholm General Hospital surrounded by family. Stanley was born at Champion, Alberta on April 8, 1930. He was the son of Emily and Daniel Burwash, who farmed in the Carmangay area where Stanley was raised. On July 5, 1952 he married Margaret Pauls and lived in Calgary, then moved back to the family farm, where he farmed for many years before moving to Claresholm.

Stanley loved everything western: from farming, to horses, cattle, music and gardening. In his retirement he enjoyed playing crib with family and friends, was a member of the Community Walking group and enjoyed sharing coffee with friends. He particularly enjoyed going for long country drives where he would tell story after story about all the farms, crops and families in the region.

Besides his loving wife Marge, of 64 years, Stanley is survived by his sister Eva May of Calgary, his children Donna Parker of Grande Prairie, Norma Embury of Claresholm, Darlene (Johanne) Burwash of Rimouski, Quebec, Judy (Dwayne) Anderson of Kamsack, Saskatchewan and Clifford (Crystal) Burwash of Calgary, as well as 10 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Stanley was predeceased by his father and mother.

A Visitation will be held at Faith Community Baptist Church on Wednesday, prior to the funeral service at 10:00 AM. Funeral Service will be held at Faith Community Baptist Church (4404-3rd Street West, Claresholm) on Wednesday, September 14, 2016 at 11:00 AM with Interment to follow at the Carmangay Cemetery.

If so desired, Memorial Tributes in Stanley’s memory may be made to the Claresholm Continuing Care Center (P.O. Box 700 Claresholm, Alberta T0L 0T0).

Arrangements entrusted to Willow Creek Funeral Home, Claresholm. Tel: 403-625-3212. Condolences may be forwarded to the family at http://www.willowcreekfuneralhome.com

Mr. Clarence “Barry”


1937 – 2016

Mr. Clarence “Barry” Fawcett of Lethbridge, beloved husband of Mrs. Yvonne Fawcett passed away in Lethbridge on Saturday, September 10, 2016 at the age of 79 years.

Family and friends are invited to pay their respects between 4:00pm and 5:00pm on Wednesday, September 14, 2016 at the MARTIN BROTHERS RIVERVIEW CHAPELS, 610 4th Street, S., Lethbridge, Alberta.

A Memorial Service will be held at 12:00pm on Thursday, September 15, 2016 at the EVANGELICAL FREE CHURCH, 4717 24 Avenue, S., Lethbridge, Alberta.

Interment was held prior in the Mountain View Cemetery.

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

Mr. Karl Goebelhardt

1927 – 2016

Mr. Karl Goebelhardt of Lethbridge, beloved husband of the late Mrs. Margaret Goebelhardt, passed away at the Chinook Regional Hospital on Saturday, September 10, 2016 at the age of 89 years.

Funeral arrangements to be announced when completed.

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


TABITHA MOUNTAIN HORSE (Day Rider), wife of Scotty Gros Ventre Boy, passed away on September 6th, 2016 at the age of 28 years.

A Wake Service will be held at the Moses Lake Community Hall, Blood Reserve on Monday, September 12th from 7:00 to 11:00 p.m. The Funeral Service will be held at the Moses Lake Community Hall on Tuesday, September 13th at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow in St. Paul’s Cemetery.

Condolences may be sent to: http://www.legacyfuneralhome.ca


SHANNA DELYN SPACKMAN, passed away on Friday, September 9, 2016, from complications following cancer surgery.

She was born in Calgary, AB on January 5, 1964. She is the daughter of Dori D. (Woolf) Spackman and the late Melvin D. Spackman of Lethbridge.

Shanna is survived by her husband Neal Minor, her daughter Keelan Dael Cashmore, her mother Dori, two sisters: Melissa (Dale) Cowan and their children Jerredi (Josh), Teigan and Grayden; Lindzi Wynn; brother Devin (Shelley) and their children Darcy and Alexis; a niece Treayn (Michael) and their children Keandra, Mychaela, Morgan and Logan and many aunts, uncles and cousins

Shanna was predeceased by her father Melvin, her sister Delani, her paternal grandparents Fred and Amy Spackman and her maternal grandparents Sheldon and Martha Woolf.

Shanna attended elementary and high school in Lethbridge and received an Early Childhood Education diploma from The Lethbridge Community College. She also earned an advanced degree from The Conservatory of Speech at Mount Royal College, Calgary, a Teachers diploma at Trinity College, London, England, and also studied RAD Ballet. At an early age, Shanna participated in cheerleading and dancing. Later her interest included musical theatre, interior design and camping

Shanna “Shandi” enjoyed and appreciated a close, special bond with her daughter Keelan and a loving relationship with her husband Neal.

In accordance with Shanna’s wishes, cremation will take place and a private family celebration of life will occur at a later date.

Mr. Lawrence “Larry” Willms

1968 – 2016

Mr. Lawrence “Larry” Willms of Coaldale, beloved son of the late Jacob and Mary Willms, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Wednesday, September 7, 2016 at the age of 47 years.

A Celebration of Larry’s Life will be announced at a later date.

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

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