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TUESDAY, May 19, 2020

By Lethbridge Herald Obituaries on May 19, 2020.


RONALD VIRDEN ARCHIBALD, was born October 8, 1935, in Cardston, AB. He passed away on Thursday, May 14th, 2020 at the age of 84 years. He attended Glenwood School and then attended SAIT vocational training school in Calgary. He helped his father on the farm in his early years. He was very athletic and became a great basketball and softball player. He loved fishing and hunting and spent many hours in the mountains and on the oceans and rivers. He had many friends and enjoyed playing cards and visiting. He always had a joke ready to make everyone laugh.

He married his high school sweetheart, Fae Dawn Shipley who was also raised in Glenwood. They started their married life in Calgary and he became a pressure welder and taught farmers all over Alberta how to weld. They moved back to Glenwood to be farmers. Ron and Dawn have 2 children: Debra Jean Johnson (Kevin) and Brad Archibald (Lesa).

Ron got his pilot’s license and owned a small plane. He would take annual trips to Alaska to fish with friends and bring home fish to share. Ron also was chairman of the United Irrigation District for over 20 years. Ron and Dawn have 6 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren. They served a mission in 2010-2012 in Fiji. Ron was a devoted temple worker and loved to serve there. He was a gentle, kind, husband, father, grandfather, son, brother, and friend and will be greatly missed.

A viewing will be held at Legacy Funeral Home on Wednesday, May 20th from 9:30 am – 10:30 am. (In accordance with COVID-19 restrictions a limited number will be permitted in the viewing at a time.) A Private Family Service will follow at 11:00 am. To send a condolence or watch the funeral streamed online visit http://www.legacyfuneralhome.ca Interment to follow at the Glenwood Cemetery.


CAROLE ANN BELUCH, passed away peacefully on Saturday May 16, 2020 at Chinook Regional Hospital at the age of 70 years.

Funeral arrangements will be announced once completed.

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Norma Fraser

1928 – 2020

Mrs. Norma Fraser of Milk River, beloved wife of the late Donald Fraser, passed away at Good Samaritans Society of Magrath on Sunday, May 17, 2020 at the age of 91 years.

Cremation has been entrusted to Martin Brothers Funeral Chapels.

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It is with broken hearts that we, the family of DONALD ANTHONY GEIGER, announce his passing on Wednesday May 13, 2020 at the age of 66.

He is survived by his daughter Hayley (Matthew) Reed, and son Mark (Judy) Geiger; sister Deanna (Zenon) Malec; four grandchildren; a nephew and his children, and two nieces.

He is predeceased by his parents Anton and Lillian Jeanette Geiger.

Don was born in Moose Jaw, SK on April 3, 1954. He lived there with his sister and parents until the age of 10 when his dad was transferred to Lethbridge for his job with Canadian Government Elevators. Don went to Catholic Central High School where he met his long-time friend Bill (Leslie) Currie who he has remained friends with to this day.

Don was a very hard-working, responsible man. His first job was at Hurlburt auction. He placed a high importance on education. He attended the University of Alberta from 1972-73 before returning to Lethbridge to apprentice as an electrician, earning his journeyman ticket. After working as an electrician, he continued his education, receiving his Master Electrician’s Certificate from the Lethbridge Community College in 1992. He worked as a foreman at D.A. Electric for most of his adult life, retiring at the age of 60.

Don loved the outdoors. He loved hiking and camping in the mountains. He especially loved going to Waterton Lakes National Park. He bought a Harley motorbike when his kids were older and traveled to many places including Mount Rushmore, Washington, Memphis, “The River of No Return” in Idaho, and so many more places in Canada and the U.S.

A Public Visitation will be held at CORNERSTONE FUNERAL HOME, 2825 – 32 St. S, Lethbridge, AB on Thursday, May 21, 2020 from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM.

A Celebration of Don’s Life will be held at CORNERSTONE FUNERAL HOME on Friday, May 22, 2020 at 1:00 PM. Though gathering restrictions have been eased, we are limited to a crowd of 50 people with social distancing still in effect.

In Don’s memory, donations may be made to Parkinson Association of Alberta.

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Ken Klinkhammer

1954 – 2020

It is with great sadness and heavy hearts we announce the passing of Kenneth James Klinkhammer of Lethbridge on May 5, 2020 at the age of 66 years.

Due to COVID-19 a private family burial has been planned. When restrictions are relaxed, the family would like to invite family and friends to have a beer on Kenny to celebrate his life, share memories and imagine him pointing his finger at you and saying “Love you, don’t ever die”.

For those who wish, memorial donations in Ken’s name may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Alberta Box 2211 Lethbridge, Alberta T1J 4K7.

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Jayme Lorinczy-Zuback

1978 – 2020

Jayme Leigh Lorinczy-Zuback of Lethbridge, beloved daughter of Peter David Zuback and Valerie Lorinczy-Zuback, and sister of Shelby Lorinczy-Zuback, passed away suddenly of natural causes on Wednesday, May 13, 2020 at the age of 42 years.

Jayme was born in Lloydminster, Saskatchewan on April 26, 1978. She attended elementary school in Lloydminster and completed middle and high school in Cardston, Alberta. After completing high school, Jayme went on to further her education at Lethbridge Community College and completed her education through SAIT. Upon graduation from SAIT, Jayme worked dutifully as an EMT, until life circumstances prevented her from continuing in this vocation. At the same time Jayme began her 20 year career as a unit clerk at the Lethbridge Regional Hospital, on both the labor and deliver suite, as well as the surgical recovery floor.

Jayme enjoyed hiking, camping and reading. But her passions included and she was extremely knowledgeable on, European history and various documentaries. She filled her time with family near and far, as family was of the utmost importance to her. As well as caring for her beloved pets Sully and Chico.

The highlights of her life were when her little sister Shelby was born in November 1994. Also, the trip of a lifetime to London, Paris, Poland, Romania and Hungary this past summer 2019, with her mom and sister. At this time she finally met her extended family in Transylvania, Romania whom she absolutely cherished and adored.

Jayme is survived by her mother, father and her little sister Shelby; great-auntie Margaret Dow and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and their families both within Canada and Europe.

Jayme was predeceased by her beloved grandparents Frank Lorinczy and Mabel Hern (Lorinczy); grandmother Sylvia Zuback; numerous aunts and uncles as well as her beloved little min-pin Sullivan O’Malley Zuback.

A Private Celebration of Jayme’s wonderful Life will be held at a later date.

For those who wish, memorial donations may be made to the local pet rescue.

Rest in paradise our cherished, beloved, blue eyed angel!

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Edna Many Fingers

1954 – 2020

Mrs. Edna Many Fingers of the Blood Reserve passed away at Chinook Regional Hospital on Thursday, May 14, 2020 at the age of 65 years.

Due to the current restrictions in place, a private family service will be held on Tuesday, May 19, 2020. The family acknowledges all of the family and close relationships that Edna had, and deeply appreciates the support and condolences that we have received.

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Stirling McEwen

1928 – 2020

Mr. Stirling McEwen of Lethbridge, passed away at Legacy Lodge Care Home on Sunday, May 17, 2020 at the age of 92 years.

Cremation entrusted to Martin Brothers Funeral Chapels.

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