January 25th, 2021

THURSDAY, July 30, 2020

By Lethbridge Herald Obituaries on July 30, 2020.


It is with great sadness, we announce the passing of ANNA “JEAN” ARMSTRONG, beloved wife of Dave Armstrong. Jean passed away peacefully in her home at Blue Sky Lodge on Monday July 27, 2020 at the age of 78.

Jean was a loving mom to David (Rita) Armstrong (Mike and Brad and families) and Lori (Allen) Beazer and grandma to Falynn Beazer (Ryan) and Dylen Beazer, and great-grandchildren Brysen and Lyla Jean. She also leaves her faithful fur baby Kayta.

She is also survived by her twin sister Joan Rudd, brother Jim (Sandra) Tremmel, sister Lousie (Gerald) Davison and brother Allan (Shauna) as well as many nieces and nephews.

Jean was born May 4th, 1942 in Stettler, AB to Vic and Marie Tremmel. Jean met Dave on a blind date in 1959 and they were married on her birthday, May 4th 1963. They moved to Coaldale in 1968 where they raised their two children and Jean began her career in home and auto insurance.

Jean was a devout Catholic. She went to church each week and warmed the same seat in the back row on the right side of the church until her health deteriorated and COVID-19. She will be remembered for kindness to others. Other interests included golfing, softball and she was a member of the Kinettes for many years. After she retired, she completed several quilts for family and friends. She enjoyed quilting retreats especially the one at Buffalo Lake organized by a dear friend, Harriette Hudson.

In her failing years “momma Jean” and Rita grew a very special bond as she assisted mom with her daily routines and appointments.

Jean was a special lady who will be forever remembered and missed!

A Prayer Service will be held at CORNERSTONE FUNERAL HOME, 2825 – 32 Street South, Lethbridge, AB on Friday, July 31, 2020 at 7:00 PM with Father Ian Gagne officiating.

A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at ST. AMBROSE PARISH, 1513 – 23 Ave., Coaldale, AB on Saturday, August 1, 2020 at 10:00 AM with Father Ian Gagne celebrating.

Attendance for the Prayer Service and Funeral Mass will be by RSVP only and arranged by contacting Cornerstone at 403-381-7777 or care@cornerstonefh.ca. Those who are not able to attend will be able to watch a livestream via Jean’s online obituary.

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


Keaton Price Baker beloved son of Shiloh Baker and James Olsen passed away at St. Michael’s Palliative Care Centre on July 24, 2020 at the age of 22 years. Keaton fought a hard battle for over a month with a severe brain injury.

Keaton was also a loving brother to Jaxon and Tanner. Keaton‘s best buddy was his grandpa, Les Baker (grandma Judi Baker).

Keaton loved adventures. He was always the first to jump in the lake or try the roller coaster. Keaton often spoke of love filled family vacations in BC.

Keaton was gifted with a brilliant mind for math, science, and philosophy. He loved to read and learn and his book collection reflected that.

Keaton’s happy demeanor, curious nature, bright eyes and ever present smile allowed him to create friendships everywhere he went. He was fiercely loyal and had the ability to make others feel special and important.

Keaton, it was a privilege to have you in our lives and we will always love you.

A Private Family Service will be held. Friends are invited to attend a graveside service on Friday, July 31, 2020 in the Raymond Temple Hill Cemetery at approx. 3:00 p.m.

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

Dawn Boras

1975 – 2020

Dawn Georgine Boras, beloved daughter of Debra Boras and the late George Boras, passed away peacefully at the Fort Macleod Hospital on Saturday, July 25, 2020 at the age of 44 years.

Dawn was born in Lethbridge on August 21, 1975. She will always be known for her smile and facial expressions.

Dawn is survived by her mom, Deb Boras and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and caregivers.

She was predeceased by her father, George Boras, sister, Gail Ragsdale-Boras and her paternal and maternal grandparents (Boras and Graham).

A Graveside Service will be held at 11:00 am, on Friday, July 31, 2020 at MOUNTAIN VIEW CEMETERY in Lethbridge, Alberta with Reverend Joanne Parnham, officiating.

Flowers are gratefully declined. Donations may be made in Dawn’s memory to a charity of one’s choice.

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

Colin Kenneth Coutts

1952 – 2020

Mr. Colin Coutts of Lethbridge, beloved husband of the late Mrs. Mary O’Connor-Coutts, passed away on Thursday, July 23, 2020 at the age of 68 years.

Colin was born in Vancouver, B.C.on June 7, 1952. Because his father was in the military, he moved around as a child. He joined the Canadian Armed Forces after he was finished school, where he trained as a military medic. In the early ’70s he was released from the forces. He subsequently attended Devry Institute in Calgary and obtained a degree in computer sciences. Colin worked at St Mike’s hospital in Lethbridge as an orderly for a few years, where he met the love of his life, Mary O’Connor. He later rejoined the Canadian Armed Forces as an administration officer.

After retirement, Colin still worked within the reserves, and attended mess dinners and functions until the end. In retirement, he enjoyed golfing, traveling and entering his 2009 charger in various car shows. The vehicle had been air brushed with a very Canadian military theme. Colin was not afraid of anything. He was taking guitar and singing lessons. He would try anything new. He will be missed.

Colin is survived by his niece, Amanda Parsons, great nephew, Ryan Parsons, and great niece, Sadie Parsons.

Besides his loving wife, Mary, Colin was predeceased by his parents, Kenneth and Dorothy Coutts and his sister, Nancy Boone.

Family and friends are invited to pay their respects between 6:00 pm, and 8:00 pm on Thursday, August 6, 2020 at MARTIN BROTHERS RIVERVIEW CHAPEL, 610 – 4 STREET SOUTH, Lethbridge, Alberta.

Due to the restrictions in place from the Chief Medical Officer of Health – Funeral Services are now limited to 100 attendees. Including family and Funeral Home Staff.

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


(October 14, 1963 – July 25, 2020)


(April 20, 1969 – July 20, 2020)

The Crow Eagle family announces the passing of their loved ones – Leon Crow Eagle and Verdell Crow Eagle — only days apart from one another, both at the Lethbridge Regional Hospital.

Prayer Service will be held at Snodgrass Funeral Home on Thursday, July 30, 2020, at 1:00 pm, followed by a two-day Wake at Verdell’s home on Piikani Nation. Funeral to take place on Saturday, August 1, at 1:00 pm in Verdell’s yard followed by interments at Piikani Nation Cemetery.

Gathering restrictions of no more than 100 persons at an outdoor event is still in effect.

Snodgrass Funeral Homes

(Pincher Creek) assisting the

families: Crow Eagle/North Peigan/Small Legs/

Black Forehead with Funeral

Arrangements (403) 627-4864.


JOHN E. ENTZ, born December 31st, 1937, went to be with the Lord on Friday, July 24th, 2020. The seventh of eleven children, John spent many years at New Elm Colony where he married his wife Emma in 1966, before moving to Ponderosa Colony in 1974.

After accepting the Lord as his Saviour and giving his life to Him, John and Emma made the decision to move to Coalhurst, where they would go on to spend many happy years living their lives which had found new meaning and clarity through Jesus Christ. After Emma’s passing in 2012, John moved to Lethbridge where he lived until moving once more to be with the Lord.

John was predeceased by his wife, Emma Entz (Coalhurst); his parents, Jacob and Elisabeth Entz (New Elm Colony); three brothers, Joe (Rebecca) Entz of Ontario, Paul (Helen) Entz of Coalhurst, and Jacob (Sara) Entz of New Elm Colony; as well as two sisters, Elisabeth Entz of Coalhurst, and Rachel (Henry) Entz of Ponderosa Colony.

Surviving him are three brothers; Peter (Magdalena) Entz of New Elm Colony, David (Julia) Entz of Lethbridge, and Samuel (Dorothy) Entz of Ontario; as well as two sisters, Mary (Elias) Entz of Coalhurst, and Anna (Jonathan) Waldner of Lethbridge.

John will be missed by all, including his numerous nieces and nephews, great-nieces and nephews, and many friends, as well as his church family whose lives he touched and impacted greatly.

John will be remembered for his willingness to help in any way that he could. Despite his quiet nature, he will also be remembered for his love of visiting and laughing with family and friends. John’s knowledge and appreciation of the Word of God will be dearly missed to all those who he was a blessing to.

A Funeral Service will be held at CORNERSTONE FUNERAL HOME, 2825 – 32 Street South, Lethbridge, on Tuesday, August 4th at 1:00 P.M., with Jesse Wipf officiating. Visitation will be from 11:30 until service time. John will be laid to rest at the Stirling Cemetery. Due to current Covid-19 conditions, attendance is limited to 90 people. Please wear a mask if possible.

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In loving memory of


April 25, 1947 to July 26, 2020

Katherine, known as Ann by most, passed away July 26th, 2020 in Lethbridge, Alberta. Wife to Gordon Lansdell, deceased. She is survived by her daughter Deana Martin and husband Johnny Martin. Her two granddaughters Dusty Martin; Amber Martin (fiance Deagan Delaurier), Great granddaughter Tessa Delaurier, and her siblings Don, Shirley, Charlott, Bob and Sylvia.

Ann spent most of her life ranching in the prairies of Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Manitoba with her family. She will be deeply missed and remembered as a woman of strength, with a heart full of love. Heaven has received another Angel who will continue to watch over all of us. Her memory will be cherished forever.

A Celebration of Life will take place at a later date.

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Kurt Schultz

1929 – 2020

Mr. Kurt Schultz of Shaughnessy passed away suddenly at 2:00 pm in his home on Sunday, July 26, 2020 at the age of 90 years.

Kurt worked as a Mechanic at National Salvage for 30 years.

Kurt leaves behind his 7 children; 15 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren.

He was predeceased by his grandson, Derik Jacklin.

Kurt will be sorely missed by all.

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

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