By Lethbridge Herald Obituaries on July 31, 2017.
Henry “Hank” Harbers
1936 – 2017
Mr. Henry “Hank” Harbers of Lethbridge, beloved husband to Mrs. Tina Harbers, passed away at the Chinook Regional Hospital on Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at the age of 80 years. Family and friends are invited to pay their respects between 7:00pm-8:00pm on Sunday, July 30, 2017 at MARTIN BROTHERS RIVERVIEW CHAPEL. A Graveside Service will be held at 12:00pm on Monday, July 31, 2017 at MOUNTAIN VIEW CEMETERY, 1210 Scenic Drive South, Lethbridge, AB with Pastor Cameron Fraser officiating. A Memorial Service will be held at 1:00pm on Monday, July 31, 2017 at MARANATHA CHRISTIAN REFORMED CHURCH, 260 McGill Blvd. West, Lethbridge, AB with Pastor Jim Zondervan officiating.
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1933 – 2017
Margaret Loressa Hopkins, beloved wife of Jack Hopkins, passed away peacefully in Bow Island on Thursday, July 27, 2017 at the age of 84 years.
Relatives and friends are invited to meet with the family at Southland Funeral Chapel, 5006 – 48 Avenue, Taber on Sunday, July 30, 2017 between 3:00 P.M. and 4:00 P.M.
A private burial service will be held at the Burdett Cemetery prior to the funeral service.
The Funeral Service will be held at St. Andrew’s United Church, 139 – 2 Avenue West, Bow Island on Monday, July 31, 2017 at 2:00 P.M. Condolences may be forwarded by visiting our website at http://www.southlandfuneral.com.
Besides her loving husband Jack, Margaret is survived by their children John (Penny) Hopkins of Burdett, Gerald (Evelyn) Hopkins of Burdett, Keith (Lynn) Hopkins of Lethbridge, Royce Hopkins of Medicine Hat, Maureen (Bob) Buday of Medicine Hat and Robert (Beth) Hopkins of Bow Island; sixteen grandchildren Matthew, Max, Annalise (Keith), Grant (Sara), Jodi (Jordan), Reid (Shayla), Erik (Kathleen), Keely, Mitchell, Sierra, Lauryn (Brett), Clancy (Sarah), Olivia (Layne), Andrew, Jordan and Ethan. Margaret was delighted with the birth of her great grand-daughter Saylor. She is also survived by her siblings Larry (Cathy) Henry of Cochrane, Sharon Nergaard of Lethbridge, Judy (Dale) Harnack of Coaldale and Court (Wendy) Henry of Lethbridge; sister-in-law Sharon Henry of Kimberley, British Columbia and by numerous nieces and nephews.
Besides her parents, Margaret was predeceased by her sisters Elaine Henry and Dixie Dyck, brother Doug Henry and brothers-in-law Ben Dyck and Nels Nergaard.
Margaret was born in Raymond to Ella (nee Court) and Vern Henry on February 2, 1933. She spent most of her youth living in British Columbia before moving back to Lethbridge and Taber. It was here that she met and married Jack Hopkins on October 15, 1955. They moved to the farm south of Grassy Lake and started their family. Shortly after, they moved to the farm north of Burdett.
Margaret loved sports, especially baseball, where she made many lifelong friends. As a child she enjoyed skiing, participating in track and field and swimming. She was active in the Burdett Community coaching baseball, youth group, United Church Women, Women’s Institute, serving at the Burdett Community Hall, as well as being involved with numerous other committees in Bow Island.
If friend’s so desire, memorial tribute’s in Margaret’s name may be made directly to HALO Rescue, #12, 49 Viscount Avenue SW, Medicine Hat, Alberta T1A 5G4 (http://www.halorescue.ca).
Arrangements in care of Southland Funeral Chapel, Taber. Telephone: (403) 223-8778.
POGSON (nee: Michie),
1951 – 2017
It is with sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved Geraldine in Calgary at the age of 65 years. She will be forever remembered by her husband, John William Pogson; children: John William Pogson, Shane Andrew David Pogson and Jennifer Rayel Pogson; grandchildren, Miguel Alyjondros Pogson and Breanne Taylor. Geraldine will also be missed by her sisters, Val Hill and Linda Woodcox, brother, Clive Michie as well as extended family, Suzanne Taylor and Karla Kirmis. She was predeceased by her parents, Violet and Andrew Michie; brothers, David Michie and Alan Michie and her sister, Iva Graham (Michie). Geraldine was born in 1951 in Peterborough, ON. She and John were married in 1969 and moved to Calgary in 1977. They remained in Calgary until 1998 when they relocated to Delia, AB and later to Lethbridge, AB in 2014. Geraldine was an avid gardener, stain glass artist and knitter she enjoyed biking, golfing, fishing and was a devoted Christian. A Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, August 3, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Eden Brook Funeral Home (17th Avenue SW and Lower Springbank Road). Those who wish to pay their respects may do so beginning at 1:00 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded to the family by visiting
Arrangements entrusted to EDEN BROOK FUNERAL HOME AND RECEPTION CENTRE,
24223 Twp. Rd 242, Calgary, AB, T3Z 3K2.
JEAN WILKINS, of Lethbridge, passed away at the Chinook Regional Hospital on Friday, July 28, 2017 at the age of 90 years.
Funeral arrangements will be announced when completed.
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