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MONDAY, May 1, 2017

By Lethbridge Herald Obituaries on May 1, 2017.


Born April 10, 1930

Gemert, Netherlands

JOHN ANTONIUS MACHARNIS BEVERS passed away on April 27, 2017 in Lethbridge at the age of 87.

John was born and raised on a farm in the town of Gemert, Netherlands. He was the second eldest in a family of 12.

In 1954, John and Mary were married in the Netherlands, shortly thereafter they immigrated to Spring Coulee, Alberta. This then became their new home where they farmed and raised their family.

John is survived by his four children Maurice (Deena) Bevers, Thelma (Brian) Hogan, Roy (Tabbi) Bevers, Stan (Crystal) Bevers; grandchildren Jennifer (Pat) Rasmussen, Michelle (Gary) Morton, Amy (Jeff) Sodtke, Trevor (Chasley) Bevers, Darren (Braeli) Bevers, Mitchell Bevers, Alaina (Phil) Keeler, Candice Irving (Linc Isaac), Chantalle Bevers, Niki (John) Herron, Sharlee (Willin) Meredith, Brady Bevers and Caitlin Bevers, and 23 great-grandchildren. John was predeceased by two of his infant children.

In Memory of John, donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society – 740 – 4th Avenue South, Lethbridge, AB T1J 0N9 or to a charity of choice.

A Funeral Mass will be held at OUR LADY OF ASSUMPTION CATHOLIC CHURCH – 2405 12th Avenue South, Lethbridge, AB on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 11:00 A.M with Father Lukas Drapal.

Good Bye

Good-bye my family, my life has passed.

I loved you all to the very last.

Weep not for me, but courage take.

Love each other, for my sake.

For those you love don’t go away.

They walk beside you

Every day.

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


SHAWN WADE BIG SORREL HORSE (EAGLE SPEAKER) passed away at home on April 27th, 2017 at the age of 39 years.

The Wake Service will be at the Old Saipoyi Gym, Stand Off on Thursday, May 4th from 7:00 to 11:00 p.m. The Funeral Mass will be at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Blood Reserve on Friday, May 5th at 11:00 a.m. Interment in the Family Cemetery.

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


MAGDALENA (LENA) GASZLER, beloved wife of the late Vince Gaszler, passed away on Saturday April 29th, 2017 at the age of 87 years, in Raymond Alberta.

A Funeral Service will be held at Salmon and Sons Funeral Home, 433 Stubb Ross Road South, Lethbridge (entrance to the airport), on Wednesday May 3rd, 2017 at 11:00AM.

To send a condolence, please visit http://www.salmonandsons.ca


THORA MAE PERRY beloved wife of the late Walter Perry of Lethbridge, passed away at the Good Samaratin’s Society – West Highlands on Friday, April 28, 2017 at the age of 89 years.

A Celebration of Life will be held at CORNERSTONE FUNERAL HOME – 2800 Mayor Magrath Drive South, Lethbridge, AB. on Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017 at 1:00 P.M with Reverend Terry Shillington officiating.

In Memory of Thora, donations may be made to charity of ones choice.

We would like to thank the staff at the Campbell Clinic and the staff at the Good Samaritan’s Society – West Highlands.

To send a condolence, please visit


Bill “William” Sosick

1920 – 2017

Mr. Bill “William” Sosick of Picture Butte, beloved husband of Mrs. Agnes Sosick, passed away at the Chinook Regional Hospital on Saturday, April 29, 2017 at the age of 96 years.

Funeral arrangements to be announced when completed.

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


On April 26, 2017, after a lifetime of love, joy and service, CARREL WOLSEY passed from this mortal sphere to reunite with her beloved husband John, youngest son Kevin and parents Reed and Katie Wilde.

The Funeral Service will be held at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, MAGRATH STAKE CENTER, on Saturday, May 6th, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. Friends may meet the family from 12:30 to 1:45 p.m. prior to the service.

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

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