January 16th, 2021

TUESDAY, September 26, 2017

By Lethbridge Herald Obituaries on September 26, 2017.


PETER J. ENTZ, beloved husband of Katie Entz, passed away at the Crystal Spring Colony on Sunday, September 24, 2017 at the age of 87 years.

A Funeral Service will be held at the CRYSTAL SPRING COLONY, Magrath, AB on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 12:00 Noon.

Interment will follow at the Crystal Spring Colony Cemetery.

Peter was a faithful leader until his death.

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HARKER March 5, 1938 – September 21, 2017

Mr. Gary Lee Harker, beloved husband of Kathy Harker of Magrath, passed away at the Raymond Hospital on Thursday, September 21, 2017 at the age of 79 years. Friends may meet with the family from 10:00 – 10:45 am on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints – GARDEN PLACE CHAPEL (170 North Centre St., Magrath, AB). A Funeral Service will follow at 11:00 am, with interment to take place at 2:30 pm in Glenwood, AB.

To send condolences, please visit http://www.generationsfh.ca


MICHAEL “JACK” KINAHAN, beloved husband of Leona Kinahan, of Lethbridge, passed away at the St. Michael’s Health Centre – Palliative Care Unit on Sunday, September 24, 2017 at the age of 91 years.

Funeral arrangements will be announced once completed.

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LOIS JO NAY, beloved wife of Dale Nay of Cardston, passed away peacefully in Lethbridge, Alberta on Sunday, September 24th, 2017 at the age of 81 years surrounded by her family.

A Celebration of her life will be held at St. Andrew’s United Church, Cardston on Saturday, September 30th, at 3:00 p.m. Interment in the Cardston Cemetery.

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


Byron Cazier Palmer, loving husband of Irene Harris Palmer, died Sunday Sept. 17, 2017 in his sleep of age-related causes. He was 91. Relatives and friends are invited to meet with the family on Thursday, September 28, 2017 between 7:00 P.M. and 8:00 P.M. and also at the church prior to the funeral service on Friday, September 29, 2017 between 10:00 A.M. and 11:00 at THE CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST OF LATTER-DAY SAINTS, Forestry Avenue Chapel, 4105 – Forestry Ave., Lethbridge. A Funeral Service will be held at 11:00am on Friday, September 29, 2017 at THE CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST OF LATTER-DAY SAINTS, Forestry Avenue Chapel, 4105 – Forestry Ave., Lethbridge. Interment at Archmount Cemetery.

Shane Wade Lowe

Birth: March 4, 1973, Lethbridge, Alberta

Survived by:

Wife: Penny Lowe, Son: Sawyer Lowe, Daughter: Piper Lowe, Siblings: Rob Lowe (Shelley), Amber Kauvaka (Oshan), Steven Kauvaka (Tash), Parents: Bob Lowe (Billie), Gale Lowe, Grandma Edie, Grandma Leona, Grandma Jewel, And numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by: Grandfather Phaedereach (Pat) Lowe.

Shane Lowe left us suddenly on September 16, 2017. Shane was an avid outdoorsman and devout family man known for his warmth and kindness. In his work life Shane was a heavy equipment operator, an RV technician, worked for a blasting crew and most recently, as the Chief Operator for the rec centre at the District of Sparwood. Shane spent countless hours with friends and family hunting, fishing and riding his prized Harley.

Shane’s life was celebrated by friends and family at the Sparwood Rec Centre on Saturday, September 23, 2017. Donations in Shane’s memory to the Sparwood Skate Park (District of Sparwood) are welcome.


August 22, 1936 – Lethbridge, Alberta

September 22, 2017 – Calgary, Alberta

Faye Trofanenko (nee Jones), beloved wife of Andy Trofanenko of Calgary, passed away on Friday, September 22, 2017 at the age of 81 years.

Faye was born to Katie and Forrest Jones in Lethbridge, AB August 22, 1936. Faye and her older brother Ray were raised by their grandparents, Elmer and Essie Jones following the passing of their mother, Katie when Faye was an infant. They lived together first on the homestead in the Sundial District, then later moved to Lethbridge where Faye completed high school and business college. Faye and Andy married in 1957 in Lethbridge; this past June they celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. Faye worked six years for customs brokers in Lethbridge and Calgary before staying home full time to raise their family. Faye and Andy moved to Calgary in 1959 where they resided in the same home for 58 years. Faye was actively involved with the Southwood United Church UCW group as a treasurer, and made significant contributions to the monthly Seniors’ Lunches and the annual Tea and Bazaar. Faye loved animals and was never without a pet dog at her side. Retirement years were spent RV’ing across North America with several trips to Arizona during the cold Canadian winter months. Cuba and Mexico were also warm destinations enjoyed.

Faye is survived by her husband, Andy and their children, Howard Trofanenko (Jacky) of Calgary, and Joanne Trofanenko of Port Alberni; her two grandsons, Joel Trofanenko and Brett Trofanenko, both of Calgary; sister, Shirley Jones from Calgary; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her mother, Katie Jones (nee Geremia); grandparents, Essie and Elmer Jones; father, Forrest Jones; brother, Ray Jones; and sister, Elinor LaCasse.

Faye was known all her life as a kind, generous, and selfless person who always considered her family first.

Funeral Services will be held at Southwood United Church, 10690 Elbow Drive S.W. Calgary, AB on Thursday, September 28, 2017 at 1:30 p.m. Graveside Service to follow at Archmount Memorial Gardens, Lethbridge on Saturday, September 30, 2017 at 12:00 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through http://www.mcinnisandholloway.com.

If friends so desire, memorial donations may be made directly to Chinook Hospice 1261 Glenmore Trail SW Calgary, AB T2V 4Y8. Telephone: (403) 258-0040.

In living memory of Faye Trofanenko, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Park Memorial, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Calgary, AB, T2S 2L5, Telephone: 1-800-661-1599


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