January 24th, 2021

SATURDAY, October 28, 2017

By Lethbridge Herald Obituaries on October 30, 2017.

CLELAND, Betty Jean

December 7, 1929 –

Lethbridge, Alberta September 14, 2017 –

Calgary, Alberta

Betty Jean Cleland passed away in Calgary on September 14, 2017 at the age of 87 years. Mom, the youngest daughter of Murle and Bessie Dawson, was born on December 7, 1929 in Lethbridge, Alberta. She grew up in the Retlaw/Vauxhall area and married Roy Cleland, on October 12, 1949. Mom resided in Vauxhall, Taber and Lethbridge before moving to Calgary in 2017. Mom was a kind and gentle lady who was loved by many. She will be deeply missed by her three children: Wanda Margach (Doug), Brad Cleland (Sharon), and Brent Cleland. She was a dearly loved grandma to four grandchildren: Julie Phillips (Mike), Paul Margach (Eunyoun), Meghann Bell (Cameron), and Jared Cleland (Abbey). Mom had seven great-granddaughters and one great-grandson: Georgia, Nicola, Kyla, Sydney, Ashlynn, Lily, Skylar and Ryder. Mom was predeceased by her husband, Roy; by her parents, Murle and Bessie Dawson and by her sister, Fay Dunn. A Celebration of Mom’s life will be held at the Vauxhall Seniors Centre, 318 – 5 St N., Vauxhall, Alberta on Saturday, November 4, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. Please forward condolences through http://www.hffs.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Canadian Red Cross Society, Southern Alberta Region, 2nd Floor, 1305 – 11st Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB T3C 3P6, Telephone: (403) 541-6100, http://www.redcross.ca . The family would like to thank the staff of Pemmican Lodge, Golden Acres Lodge and Evanston Grand Village for the kind and loving care provided to our Mom.


“A moment in our arms…

a lifetime in our hearts.”

Baby JUNIPER KING, of Lethbridge, has journeyed from this life to her next, on October 24th, 2017.

She was the beloved daughter of Stephanie Adams & Jason King and cherished sister of Bodhi. She was the grandchild of Cyril and Gloria Adams and Jim and Pat King.

“I’ll love you forever,

I’ll like you for always,

As long as I’m living

my baby you’ll be.”

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ELIZABETH MALMBERG, beloved wife of the late Evan Malmberg of Lethbridge, passed away at Cedar Creek Adaptacare on Friday, October 27, 2017 at the age of 99 years.

Funeral arrangements will be announced once completed.

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PARKINS, Wallace (Wally) Wade

May 29, 1950 – October 17, 2017

it is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of our husband , father, Dido, brother, uncle and dear friend Wally October 17, 2017 in Edmonton, AB

He will remain in the hearts and memories of those he leaves behind: his wife and best friend of 45 years Mary, son Brian, daughter Triva, four grandsons Ravi, Alexander, Roman and Austin; his brothers Gary, Raymond, Rick, Robert, Eugene, Blaine and Philip and sisters Bernice Stanyar, Connie Hildebrandt and Marjorie Krizsan and their families; brother in laws Joe and Alex Semak, and many nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by his parents Verne and Frances Parkins and his brother Ron.

Wally was blessed with an extended and good quality of life despite having heart disease for nearly three decades thanks to his strong will and advancements in medicine. His family was his treasure. He will be truly missed and forever loved.

The family wishes to express their gratitude to the medical staff of the CK Hui Heart Centre at the Royal Alexandra Hospital.

As an expression of sympathy, those who wish to do so may send memorial donations in memory of Wally to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Royal Alexandra Hospital Foundation.

In respecting Wally’s wishes, he was cremated, and there will be no formal service. A Remembrance Celebration will be held at a later date.

– Let me make this easier than saying goodbye: Let me tell you hello in advance for the next time I get to see you.

Patricia “Pat” Hughes

1926 – 2017

Mrs. Patricia “Pat” Hughes of Lethbridge, beloved wife of the late Mr. Maldwyn “Mallie” Hughes, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Sunday, October 22, 2017 at the age of 91 years. A Celebration of Pat’s Life will be held at 10:00am on Saturday, October 28, 2017 at the MARTIN BROTHERS RIVERVIEW CHAPEL, 610 – 4 Street South, Lethbridge, with Reverend Trevor Potter, officiating. A Private family graveside service will be held in the Mountain View Cemetery.

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Rose Roest

1922 – 2017

Mrs. Rose Roest of Lethbridge, beloved wife of the late Mr. Paul Roest passed away at the Chinook Regional Hospital on Friday, October 20, 2017 at the age of 95 years. A Memorial Service will be held at 2:00pm on Saturday, October 28, 2017 at ST. ANDREWS PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, 1818 – 5th AVENUE SOUTH, LETHBRIDGE, ALBERTA, with Reverend Hugh Jack officiating. A Private Family Interment will be held in Mountain View Cemetery.

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NICK ZAYCHUK, beloved husband of Barbara Zaychuk, passed away peacefully at the Chinook Regional Hospital on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at the age of 90 years.

Nick is survived by his loving wife Barbara, daughter Nancy (Robert) Pike of Calgary and son Ken (Starr) Zaychuk of Coalhurst as well as three siblings, Bill (Ila) Zaychuk of Coalhurst, Steve (Marilynn) Zaychuk of Calgary, Mary (Wally) Mysyk of Winnipeg MB, as well as nieces and nephews.

Nick is predeceased by his parents, Anthony & Katherine, brothers George, Michael, John “Jack” and sister Nina.

Parastas will be held at the UKRAINIAN GREEK ORTHODOX CHURCH, 643-13 Street North, Lethbridge, AB, on Thursday, November 2, 2017 at 7:00 P.M. with Reverend Taras Krochak officiating.

The Funeral Service will be held at CORNERSTONE FUNERAL HOME, 2800 Mayor Magrath Drive South, Lethbridge, AB, on Friday, November 3, 2017 at 10:00 A.M. with Reverend Taras Krochak officiating.

Interment will follow at the Mountain View Cemetery.

Nick was a lifetime blood donor, at the request of the family, in lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Canadian Red Cross, 335 Columbia Blvd. West, Lethbridge, AB, T1K 5Y8.

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