ALBERT - Stephen Martin Albert completed his life's journey and left this world with angels by his side on Friday, August 13, 2010. He passed away peacefully at his home in Regina at the age of 80 years. Steve was born on August 6, 1930, at the family farm in the Quinton District. Steve was predeceased by his parents Frank and Elizabeth Albert; brothers Ernie & Frank; and sister Mary (Willie) George. Left to cherish his memory are his loving wife Julia of 54 years; his children Glen, Brent (Ann), Yvette (Mike) Labatt, Kevin, Trevor (Giselle), & Troy; 13 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren; sisters Julia (Jim) Luthi, Ev (Gord) Borbandy, Clara Wendland, & Jen (Larry) Christainsen; brother Dennis (Marg) Albert; and sisterin-law Shirley Albert. Funeral Mass will be held at St. Cecilia R.C. Church, 5020 7th Avenue, at 10:30 am on Tuesday, August 17, 2010. Lunch to follow Mass in the church hall. Interment will follow at the Immaculate Conception R.C. Cemetery, Quinton, SK, at approximately 3:00 pm. Luncheon to follow in the Quinton Town Hall.
BECKER - William "Bill" late of Semans, formerly of Grande Cache, Alta. It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Bill at Nokomis Health Centre on July 13, 2005. Born in Quinton August 16, 1933. He was predeceased by his parents Henry and Betty (nee Meyer), brother Henry (Frances) and nephew Calvin Becker. He leaves to mourn his loving wife Ellen, children Myrna (Allan) Redshaw, Danny (Sharon) Becker, Marilyn (Rev. William) Pantzer, Judy (Vince) Deschene, seven grandchildren, six step grandchildren, four great grandchildren, numerous step great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Memorial Service celebrating Bill's life will be held on Monday July 18, 2005 at Semans Gym at 2:00 p.m.
BEUG - Alma Emma (nee Wittmeier) was born July 30, 1917 in Thalberg, Manitoba. After moving to the Quinton, Saskatchewan area she met and married John Beug. They were together for 62 years. Alma was a pioneer, not afraid of hard work, and was instrumental in making their farming business a success. She told many stories of hardships endured during the depression years and of how their adaptability and perseverance would keep them going. These same attributes were apparent up until her passing on Saturday, January 15, 2011. Alma was predeceased by her husband John; her parents; and two brothers. Mom will be fondly remembered and deeply missed by her children: son Erwin (Elaine) Beug and their children, Sandi, Erwin J. R., Patricia; daughter Verna Alford (Richard Schneider); daughter Iris (Albert) Hovind and their children, Wanda, Kerry, Winona, Myrna; son Malcolm (Marilyn) Beug and their children, Melanie, Jason; son Alvin (Anica) Beug and their children, Anthony, Phillip, Venus and his daughter Angela; son Terrence (Karol) Beug and their children, Shawn, Jennifer, Justin; son Norman (Jocelyn) Beug and their children, Eden, Portia, Mason; daughter Karen Chernesky; daughter Delilah (Karl) Schwab and their children, Christoph, Corey. Alma was very proud of her 9 children, 21 grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren and 4 great-great grandchildren. She was a woman of great love, courage and determination who took joy and pride in her family along with their successes. An avid reader, Alma was always interested in current events, enjoyed great conversations and loved to laugh. Intelligent, eager to learn, her mastery of solving crossword puzzles was apparent as she always used pen. We will always remember her beautiful voice and how on any occasion be it at home, trips to the lake or just a short ride to town we would all sing favorite songs. She believed in community spirit; contributing as a PTA member, part time substitute teacher, or serving as an Honored Royal Lady for the Raymore Order of the Royal Purple. Embracing progress; she was the first woman in Quinton to obtain a drivers license, to the pride of her family. Accomplished and creative; she delighted in sewing numerous treasured baby blankets, precious stuffed toys and lovely patchwork quilts. She enjoyed adventure, taking many trips; Europe, USA, Saskatchewan fishing, winter retreats to Arizona, Mexico and Texas. Our family has lost a great treasure, a great leader, great light, the great love who was our mother. This loving, wise, and spirited woman was very much loved and will be deeply missed by her family and friends. Alma's family would like to sincerely thank the William Albert Care Home of Emerald Park and their wonderful staff where Alma (Sweet Pea with the beautiful smile) was lovingly cared for in her golden years. Sweet Pea will bloom forever in God's beautiful garden. A SERVICE TO CELEBRATE ALMA'S LIFE will be held at Regina Funeral Home, Hwy #1 East, Regina, SK on Saturday, January 22, 2011 at 7:00 p.m. Interment will be planned for a later date.
CRONK - Ernest (Ernie) passed away peacefully on the morning of Wednesday, November 12, 2008 at the age of 84. He leaves to mourn son Garth (Bev) Cronk, Regina; daughter Kathie Cronk, Vancouver; daughter Bev Meyer, Regina son Byron Cronk, Regina; grandchildren: Jennifer (Joel), Jonathan, Michelle, Geoff, Chad (Nicole), Jolene, Aaron and Ashley and great grandchildren: Blake, Logan, Hannah and Ethan. Ernie was predeceased by his wife Yvette in 2006; son-in-law Wayne Meyer in 1993; his parents Stanley and Caroline Cronk; one bother Ralph and his wife Darlene Cronk. Ernie was born on October 24, 1924 in Quinton, SK. He later graduated from Notre Dame in Wilcox. After moving to Indian Head he met and married Yvette Pilon on August 12, 1953. They owned and operated the United Store, The Red and White Store and built Cronk's Tomboy in 1967. They moved to Regina in 2005 for health reasons. Ernie was a long time member of the Elks. He owned several successful race horses and he enjoyed his time at the race track. He could frequently be found at the hockey rink, curling rink or the ball diamonds as an avid spectator and sponsor of many teams. The family extends a special thanks to the staff at the Cherished Hearts Personal Care Home. The funeral mass will be celebrated by Rev. Leonardo Tamayo in St. Joseph's R.C. Church, Indian Head, Sk on Saturday, November 15, 2008 at 11:00 a.m. with interment of cremated remains in Indian Head Cemetery. Prayers will be held in the Church Friday at 7:30.
DEGELMAN - Michael Frank (Aug 1911 - Dec 2009). Our family wishes to announce the passing of Mike F. Degelman of Quinton, SK, after a joyous life of 98 years. He leaves to mourn his wife of 75 years, Vera (Schachtel); son, Bob (Diane) Degelman; daughters, Connie (Keith) Firnesz, Rhonda (Bob) McCauley and Shelley (Ralph) Eliasson; grandchildren, Tim (Paula) Degelman, Todd (Monique) Degelman, Tyler (Angie) Degelman, Lindsay (Todd) Davis, Raegan (Nekky) Jamal and Mitchell Eliasson; as well as great grandchildren, Brock and Dane Degelman, Noah, Rashelle and Paul Degelman, Ava, Carter and Lucas Degelman, Nate and Eric Davis and many nieces and nephews. Mike was born on August 9th, 1911 to Frank Degelman and Minnie Loreth on the Raymore homestead. He was the sixth child of ten and was predeceased by his siblings, John, Kate, Frank, Joe, Anne, Charlie, Bill and George. His youngest sister, Bertha is still living in the United States. He lost his mom when he was eight years old and his dad later married Mrs. Frederick who brought Ledia, Arthur and Albert into the family. Mike and Vera farmed in the Raymore area for a number of years and then moved to Punnichy for a few years where Mike had a dray business. They finally settled in the Quinton area where they ran a general store for more than a decade. When they sold the store they farmed north of town for many years. As well, Mike drove the school bus for many years, served on Town Council, was Mayor for a couple of years, and served his parish in many capacities. Mike and Vera travelled to McAllen, Texas every winter for 25 years, where they made many good friends and had many a good time. The family wishes to thank Silver Heights in Raymore for their loving care for the past year and a half. We celebrate a great life our dad and grandpa was a man of great faith he would want us to celebrate, share a laugh and not shed too many tears. The Funeral Liturgy and Celebration of his life will held on Sunday, January 3rd, 2010 at 3:00 p.m. from Queen's House of Retreats (601 Taylor Street West). Rite of Committal will take place this summer at the Immaculate Conception Parish Cemetery in Quinton, Sk.
DEGELMAN - Vera (nee Schachtel) Degelman (August 11, 1913 - January 5, 2012). It is with great sadness that our family announces the passing of our Mom, Vera (Schachtel) Degelman of Quinton, SK at the age of 98 years. Mom was born on the family farm at Quinton on August 11, 1913. She was the fifth child of ten born to Gottlieb and Marie (Fogel) Schachtel. She married Mike Degelman on December 9, 1934 and together they enjoyed a long and happy life, celebrating seventy-five years of marriage on December 9th, 2009. Vera will be lovingly remembered by her children; son, Bob (Diane) Degelman of Melfort; daughters, Connie (Keith) Firnesz of Calgary, Rhonda (Bob McCauley) of Oakville, Ontario and Shelley (Ralph) Eliasson of Watrous; grandchildren, Tim (Paula) Degelman, Todd (Monique) Degelman, Tyler (Angie) Degelman, Lindsay (Todd) Davis, Raegan (Nekky) Jamal and Mitchell (Jamie) Eliasson; great-grandchildren, Brock and Dane Degelman, Noah, Raquelle and Paul Degelman, Ava, Carter and Lucas Degelman and Nate and Eric Davis; her sister, Bertha Dionne; sisters-in-law, Mary Schachtel, Ann Degelman and numerous nieces and nephews. Vera was predeceased by her husband, Mike; her parents, Gottlieb and Marie Schachtel; and her brothers and sisters, Gottlieb, Fanny, Mary, Paul, Teena, Sr. Henrietta, Francis and Johnny. Vera lead a faith based, busy life and experienced many changes in her lifetime her love of her family will be greatly missed. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 14th at St. Philip Neri Roman Catholic Church (1902 Munroe Avenue) Saskatoon, SK.
DEUTSCH - Alma Marie(nee Hordos) Deutsch of Raymore, passed away Friday morning February 4th, 2011 in Fort Qu'Appelle Hospital at the age of 67 years. Born on February 12th, 1943, Alma was raised on the family homestead near Quinton, Sask. Alma attended both Ravensburgh as well as Quinton Schools. Alma went on to work as hired help in the Semans area until she married Stanley Deutsch on October 11, 1962. Together they raised their four children on the Family Heritage farm near Quinton. Upon retirement in 2001, Alma and Stanley moved to Raymore. Alma had a great love for her family and enjoyed cooking and baking their favourite meals. Alma was very strong in her Catholic faith. She enjoyed gardening, flowers, bird watching, crocheting and enjoyed collecting owl ornaments. Alma is lovingly remembered by family, relatives and friends, including her husband, Stanley; son, Shawn; daughter, Tina Orban (Cody); son, Todd (Lesley); grandchildren, Brandon, Brooklyn and Brett Orban and Zoe Deutsch. She was predeceased by her parents, Frank and Alma Hordos; brother, Joe Hordos and son, Sidney Deutsch. Vigil for Alma will be held on Monday, February 7th at 7:00 p.m. and the Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, February 8th at 10:30 a.m. Both services from the Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church, in Raymore, SK.
DEUTSCH - Gladys C. (January 3, 1934 - November 17, 2009). Gladys of Quinton, Sask. at the age of 75 years passed away quietly, after suffering with cancer at Balcarres Sask. Gladys is predeceased by her husband Henry, parents Harry & Rose Hignett and son-in-law Sidney Stocken. She is survived by her four children Janice Deutsch, Shirley Yerhoff, Gloria Stocken and Thomas (Rhonda) Deutsch; nine grandchildren and four greatgrandchildren; One brother John (Deanna) Hignett of Imperial, SK; sister Madge Zirk of Maple Ridge B.C.; many brother & sister-inlaws, numerous nieces, nephews, relatives, friends, best friend Dolores Nelson. A special thanks to the Balcarres Integrated Care Centre, Balcarres, SK, for the care Gladys received. Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, Nov. 28, 2009 at 1:00 p.m. at the Roman Catholic Church, Quinton, Sask.
DEUTSCH - Henry passed away at Lestock Hospital to be with the Lord on May 2, 2008 at the age of 80. Predeceased by his parents Karl and Agnes Deutsch, sister Mechtilda Cutler, three half brothers John, Charlie and William and two half sisters Elizebeth Schuller and Bertha Deutsch and son-in-law Sydney Stockten. Henry is survived by his loving wife, Gladys of 56 years. Their four children Janice of Kelowna, Shirley of Regina, Gloria of Kelowna and Tom (Rhonda) Balcarres. Nine grandchildren Michael, Kristina (Derrick), Sarah, Christopher, Chrystal, Charmaine, Cherie (Jeramiah), Katriona, and Karissa. Three great grandchildren Priscilla, Preston and Braxton. Brothers: Joe, Walter, Albert (Minnie), Stanley (Alma) and half brother Rudy. Sisters, Agnes (Dave) twin-Rose, half sisters Mary, Ann and Fanny plus numerous nieces and nephews. Henry worked hard at several jobs in various towns in Sask. over the years. He worked for CN railroad, on road construction, as a school bus driver, and a school janitor. He owned a general store, a second hand store, cafe, septic tank business and laundry mat. He also enjoyed scrap metal collecting. He was enjoying his retirement in Quinton until becoming ill with complications from pneumonia and infection. He will truly be missed by his family and friends. Funeral Services will be held May 10, 2008 at 1:00 P.M. at the Roman Catholic Church in Quinton, Sask.
DEUTSCH - Joe (April 28, 1926 - February 7, 2014). The family of Joe Deutsch is deeply saddened to announce his death in Raymore after a brief illness. Joseph was the tenth child born to Karl and Agnes Deutsch in a family of eighteen children. Joe was a quiet man who farmed in Quinton area most of his life before retiring into the town of Quinton. He was known around the countryside as a talented mechanic who could fix all types of farm machinery, which he was often called upon to do. Joe is survived by his siblings, Ann Reynolds, Fanny Grand, Rudy Deutsch, Rose Hyde, Agnes (Dave) Pandachuk, Albert (Minnie) Deutsch, Stanley Deutsch, and Walter Deutsch; sister-in-law Stephanie Deutsch, brother-in-law Dave Cutler; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces and nephews, great-great-nieces and nephews and extended family in Germany. He was predeceased by his siblings John Deutsch, Charlie Deutsch, William (Mary) Deutsch, Mary (Charlie) Kauth, Bertha Deutsch, Elizabeth (Norbert Schuller), Henry (Gladys) Deutsch, Tillie Cutler, and sister Clara in infancy; in-laws, Roy Grand, Roy Reynolds, Kay Deutsch, and Alma Deutsch, as well as several nieces and nephews. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, February 14th at Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church in Quinton, SK. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Immaculate Conception Parish, Quinton, SK. Rite of Committal will follow in Immaculate Conception Parish Cemetery.
DEUTSCH - Mary Josephine (nee Engel). On Saturday, February 17, 2007, our mother and grandmother passed away at Santa Maria Senior Citizens Home in Regina, at the age of 91 years. Born October 21, 1915 in Leipzig, Saskatchewan, she was the oldest of three born to Joseph and Philomene Engel. Mary was predeceased by her parents, husband William (Bill) in 1983, and two brothers, Ernest and Joe. Mary is survived and will be greatly missed by daughter Dianne (Albert) Kaminski, their children Terry (Michelle), grandchildren Meagan and Sarah, Jeff (Mary) and son Gerry (Jane) and children Robert (Monika) and Mitchell (Ruth McHale and her children Myles and Kayla), as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Mary and Bill were married July 10, 1945 and farmed in the Quinton area until 1974 at which time they retired to Melfort. In 2000, Mary moved to Regina to be closer to family. Growing up through WWII and the "dirty thirties", Mary lived frugally but enjoyed the joy of gardening and raising her pride and joy roses, and a multitude of other plants and flowers. Mary also loved animals and birds, having many pets including raising budgie birds. Mary had a strong commitment to church and community, serving on the Catholic Women's League and devoting much time to volunteer work. The loves in Mary's life were her family, gardening, and prayer. A Prayer Service will be held from Our Lady of Consolation Roman Catholic Church, Melfort, SK on Friday, February 23, 2007 at 7:00 p.m. and the Funeral Mass on Saturday, February 24, 2007 at 10:30 a.m.
DEUTSCH - Sidney James (September 26, 1963 - November 8, 2006). It is with sadness we announce the passing of Sid at the Lestock Hospital following a battle with cancer. He is dearly loved and remembered by his parents, Stanley and Alma Deutsch of Raymore; brothers, Shawn of Grande Prairie, AB and Todd (Lesley) and their daughter, Zoe `Boo Boo' of Quinton, SK ; his sister, Tina Orban and her children, Brandon, Brooklyn, and Brett of Cupar, SK; as well as numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. He was predeceased by his maternal grandparents, Frank and Alma Hordos and paternal grandparents, Karl and Agnes Deutsch. Sid was born in Lestock and received his schooling at Quinton and Raymore. He worked as a mechanic in Craven, Drake, and lastly with Andy's Bossland in Raymore for the past 22 years. Sid was always called on to fix anything from a computer to the kitchen sink. He enjoyed gardening, especially caring for his flowers. He had a special way with cats who loved him dearly. He especially enjoyed a good game of cards. He will be missed greatly by all those who knew him. The Vigil for Sidney will be held on Friday, November 10th at 7:30 p.m. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, November 11th at 2:00 p.m. Both services will be held from the Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church in Raymore. Rite of Committal will follow in the Immaculate Conception Parish Cemetery in Quinton.
DOSDALL - Emma E. (nee Winkler) March 26th, 1920 - January 25th, 2011. The family of Emma are saddened by her passing at the Parkland Lodge in Melfort at the age of 90. Emma will be lovingly remembered by her children, Diane (Bob) Degelman, Lynn (Patricia) Dosdall, and Deborah (Chris) Goulard; seven grandchildren and ten great grandchildren, Tim (Paula, Brock, Dane) Degelman, Todd (Monique, Noah, Raquelle, Paul) Degelman, Tyler (Angie, Ava, Carter, Lucas) Degelman, Cory (Sandra, Mackenzie) Dosdall, Jason (Joanna, Ethan) Dosdall, Amber and Janelle Goulard; siblings, Minnie Kunitz, Gladys (George) Sebastian, Rudy (Caroline) Frankl; dear friend, Rita Engel; caregivers, Collette Brockman, Fran Perrot; numerous nieces and nephews. Emma was predeceased by her husband, Bill, in 1982, and sisters, Teresa and Lena. Emma was born March 26, 1920 to Martin and Elizabeth Winkler in the Quinton district. She married William Dosdall October 19, 1939. They farmed until 1947 when they bought the general store in Quinton which Emma managed until 1968 while Bill continued to farm. Emma was very active in her community a member of the Housing Authority, CWL, church choir, Hospital Auxiliary, a scrutineer and volunteer at all municipal and provincial elections, and all community recreation activities. She was particularly active in the church, caring for altar vestments and decorating. She loved gardening and playing cards and was a fabulous cook and baker. She was a very generous, quiet and gentle soul whom everyone loved. In 2009, after numerous mini strokes, she moved to Parkland Place in Melfort. We would like to thank all of the caregivers at Parkland, Dr. McHattie, Dr. Lavoie and all the friends who came to visit her. The Vigil for Emma will be held on Friday, January 28th at 7:30 p.m. at Queens House of Retreats, 601 Taylor St. West, Saskatoon. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, January 29th at 1:30 p.m. at the Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church, Quinton. Rite of Committal will follow at the Immaculate Conception Parish Cemetery, Quinton, SK.
DOSDALL - Katherine. June 4, 1908 - October 21, 2007 Katherine was born on a farm near Quinton, Sask. and passed away peacefully at the Hardisty Extended Care facility. She was predeceased by her husband Emil Slim, son Claude, granddaughter Jacinda and great-granddaughter Angela. She leaves to mourn her son LeRoy (Belva) of Hardisty, seven grandchildren, seventeen greatgrandchildren and her daughter-in-law, Doris Maranda. A memorial mass will be celebrated at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Killam, AB on Friday, October 26, 2007 at 1:30 p.m. with Reverend Larry Pederson officiating. Inurnment will follow in the Hardisty Cemetery.
DOSDALL - Mary. The death of Mary Dosdall, age 85 years, of Quinton, SK occurred at the Borden Care Home on April 3, 2002. Mary was born on April 15, 1916 on the farm near Broadacres, SK. In 1940 Mary married Peter Dosdall of Quinton. They resided on a farm near Quinton for 42 years. In 1982, Peter and Mary retired and moved into Quinton. Mary is survived by her sister, Margaret Schell of Kerrobert, SK; son, Con Dosdall of Calgary, AB and daughter, Sylvia (Bruce) of Borden, SK; grandchildren, Shona (Bob), Kimberly, Jill, Craig, Brett; and great-grandson, Bobby. Mary was predeceased by husband, Peter, in 1990; three sisters, Theresa, Betty, Alice; three brothers, Frank, Ted, Sil. The Memorial Service was held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, April 8, 2002 at the Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church, Quinton, SK with Interment in the Parish Cemetery.
DOSDALL - Theresa (December 8, 1912 - January 14, 2013). Theresa passed away peacefully at Silver Heights Special Care Home in Raymore. She was 100 years old. Predeceased by her husband George, daughter Joyce, siblings Emma, Eva and Steve. She is survived by her son Larry (Cindy); son-in-law Arni Johnson. Grandchildren: Tara (Jason) Focht, Cheryl Dosdall, Lydel Dosdall, Doug (Michelle) Johnson. Great-Grandchildren: Cody, Travis, and Brittany Focht, Erik and Emily Johnson. The family would like to thank the staff of Silver Heights for Theresa's great care and giving her independence when possible. The funeral will be held at Immaculate Conception R.C. Church in Quinton, SK on Saturday, January 26th at 10:30 a.m. with Fr. Ray Asis officiating.
ECKEL - Agnes, age 94, passed away on May 5th, 2004 at the Silver Heights Special Care Home in Raymore, SK. She is dearly loved and remembered by her four sons and two daughters, Joe A. (Yolanda) Eckel, Frank (Tilly) Eckel, Albert (Betty) Eckel, Rita Weisbrod, Leonard Eckel (Mary Austin) , and Christine (Michael) Janusz; her 23 grandchildren and 36 great grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband George (1964), her infant son Ronald (1941), her grandson Brian Eckel (2002), her son-inlaw Fred Weisbrod (1993), her brother Andrew and three sisters, Anastasia, Theresa and Katie. The Vigil of Prayer will be held on Sunday, May 9th at 7:30 p.m. The Funeral Liturgy will be celebrated on Monday, May 10th at 10:30 a.m. Both services will be held from Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church in Quinton, SK. The Rite of Committal will follow at Immaculate Conception Parish Cemetery at Quinton, SK.
ECKEL - Joseph A. July 2, 1929 - September 16th, 2005. It is with sadness that we announce the death of Joe who passed away peacefully with his family at his side at the age of 76. He is loved and remembered by his wife, Yolanda of 52 years; children, Audrey (Willie) Middelkoop of Punnichy, SK, Doris (Mark) Sunderland of Kamloops, BC, Gary (Karla) Eckel of Quinton, SK and Tim (Bernie) Eckel of Regina; eleven grandchildren: Trevor, Tracey (James) Burtnack, and Tiffany Middelkoop; Matthew, Emily, Nicholas Sunderland; Tyson, Jordan, and Steven Eckel; Aaron and Jacqueline Eckel; sisters and brothers, Frank (Tilly) Eckel of Raymore, SK, Albert (Betty) Eckel of Fort Qu'Appelle, SK, Rita Weisbrod of Vancouver, BC, Leonard (Mary) Eckel of Elmira, ON and Christine (Michael) Janusz of Vancouver, BC. ; also numerous nieces, nephews, in-laws, as well as many friends. Joe was predeceased by his father George (1964); mother, Agnes (2004); brother, Ronald (1941) and brotherin-law, Fred Weisbrod (1993) and nephew Brian Eckel (2002). Vigil for Joe will be held on Monday, September 19th at 7:30 p.m. and The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, September 20th at 10:30 a.m. with Rev. Father Peter Thang Nguyen as the celebrant. Both services will be held from the Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church, Quinton, SK. Rite of Committal will follow in the Immaculate Conception Parish Cemetery.
ECKEL - Joseph William. Funeral service will be held from The Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church, Quinton, Sask., Tuesday, September 17 at 11:00 a.m.
FAZAKAS - Frank Larry, late of Lestock, SK and formerly of Quinton, SK went to his eternal rest on Saturday, January 20, 2001 after a lengthy illness, with his family by his side at the age of 58 years. Predeceased by his father Steve and niece Shennette; Frank leaves to mourn his wife Helen; 3 sons: Terry (Sandra), Rod (Jolene) and Jason; 3 grandchildren: Courtlyn, Brayden and Brooklyn; mother: Margaret; sisters: Mary (Julius) Ban, Rose (Peter) Kilmosko, Ida (Albert) Sakal, Hilda Hitchens and Sally (Wayne) Sakal; and numerous nieces and nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins. Funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday, January 24, 2001 at 11:00 A.M. in Immaculate Conception R.C. Church, Quinton, SK with Fr. Richard Jasiak MSF, Celebrant and Fr. T.B. Roy, Concelebrant. Cremation to follow. Prayers will be held on Tuesday, January 23, 2001 at 7:30 P.M. in the Church.
FAZAKAS - Margaret, late of Cupar, SK was welcomed into Heaven on Wednesday, December 10, 2008 at the age of 88 years. Margaret was predeceased by her husband Steve (1989); son Frank; granddaughter Shenette and son-in-law Al. Left to cherish her memory are her children Mary (Julius) Ban, Rose (Peter) Klimosko, Ida (Albert) Sakal, Hilda Hitchens; Sally (Wayne) Sakal; daughter-in-law Helen Fazakas; 15 grandchildren and 23 great-grandchildren. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, December 13, 2008 at 11:00 A.M. at Immaculate Conception R.C. Church in Quinton, SK with Rev. Peter Thang Nyguyen, Officiating.
FOLK - Rose (nee Wagner). It is with ultimate sadness yet joy in knowing she is gone to her Savior, that her family announces the passing of their loved one on Wednesday, December 6, 2000 at the Long Lake Valley Integrated Health Facility, Imperial, SK at the age of 91 years. Rose was born on February 12, 1909 at Tramping Lake, Sask. where she grew up and attended school. She worked in Saskatoon until marrying Joe Till in 1936. Together they operated the Quinton Hotel until 1947 when they purchased the Holdfast General Store. They operated the store until Joe's passing in 1968. Rose married Ben Folk in 1977 enjoying their senior years together until Ben's passing in 1997. Rose leaves to cherish her memory her son Richard (Sophia) Till, her sister Veronica (Joe) Eckel, sister-in-law Minnie Wagner, son-in-law John Frohlick, grandchildren: Bernadette Till, Deborah (Gerry) Folk, Shirley (Trevor) Maerz, Connie Koch, Gayle (Don) Maier, Rodney Frohlick; great-grandchildren: Steven, Keith and Kevin Folk, Rhonda (Chad) Minchuk, Wesley Maerz, Jaclyn and Vicki Koch, Dean and Krysten Maier, Clarke, Jay and Blake Frohlick, great-great grandson Draydon Parker Folk; stepchildren Dennis (Linda) Folk, Joan (Dick) Mohr, Larry (Selma) Folk, step-grandchildren: Rod (Brenda) Folk, Nicole, Deanne and Lisa Mohr, Jenene and Craig Folk. Rose was predeceased by her daughter Rose Marie Frohlick, parents Joseph and Elizabeth Wagner, brothers Joseph and Andrew Wagner; sisters Mary Untereiner and Mary Eva Ubell and husbands Joe Till and Ben Folk. A CELEBRATION OF ROSE'S LIFE will be held at Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Roman Catholic Church in Holdfast, Sask. on Saturday, December 9, 2000 at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow in the Holdfast Roman Catholic Cemetery. PRAYERS will be held at the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Roman Catholic Church in Holdfast on Friday, December 8, 2000 at 8:15 p.m.
GLIDDON - Elaine Irene (nee Staudinger) June 5th, 1952 - August 6th, 2011. Elaine Irene Gliddon beloved wife of Wesley Gliddon for 27 years, passed away suddenly at the Pasqua Hospital in Regina on August 6, 2011 in her 59th year. She is survived by her husband Wesley, sister Rayleen (Gordon) Martin, Joan Moorman, Debbie Staudinger as well as many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Elaine was born at Humboldt Sask. and grew up on the family farm in Verndale, Sask. After high school Elaine continued her education to become a teacher. Elaine had a passion for animals and travelling and had hoped to one day travel to the mountains. Elaine was very much a family person who always thought about others well being before her own. Elaine shared with her family countless hours of jokes, corresponding by email and telephone calls.Memorial Service for Elaine will be held on Monday, August 15th from the Quinton Roman Catholic Church @ 11:00 am. Interment to follow at the Quinton Cemetery.
GYORFI - Bill of Regina Pioneer Village passed away Sat. Aug. 9th, 2003. Born in Quinton, SK on Jan. 1st, 1919. He is survived by his daughter Marlene (Ralph) Lessing of Fort St. John, BC, son Kenneth Gyorfi of Oyama, BC, daughter Jane Gyorfi of Burnaby, BC and son Terry Gyorfi of Chilliwack, BC, and his good friend Tony (Louise) Yaremchuk of Regina & Victoria, BC. Bill worked as a foreman for Bridge Building crew for the C.N.R. in Quinton and Watrous, he later relocated to Regina in his fourties and was separated from his family. He lived in rooming houses & the Salvation Army and worked part time doing odd jobs, like sweeping sidewalks and shoveling snow for the Army & Navy Dept. store. In 1994 he relocated to Regina Pioneer Village where he lived until his passing. Special thanks to Lloyd Churchill and Russ Phillis of the Salvation Army and all the staff at Pioneer Village. Memorial services will be held at Pioneer Village Chapel, Thursday, August 14th at 10:00 a.m.
HARTL - Mary Hartl (nee Dittrick) late of Abbotsford, passed away on December 12 at Menno Hospital. Mary was born in Austria-Hungary on December 19th, 1899, and had lived in 3 centuries. Mary came to Canada with her parents Peter and Katarina Dittrick in 1902. They lived in Winnipeg; Sedwick, Alta. and Maple Creek, Sask. before coming to Raymore, Sask. There she met and married Andreas Frehs in 1917, but unfortunately he died of the flu in 1918. A daughter born of that marriage also died the following year of whooping cough. In 1919 she married Philip Hartl with whom she shared 60 years. They farmed at Quinton, Sask. until 1968, when they retired to Abbotsford. Mary and Philip had five children Elsie (Dick) Smith of Bonnyville, Alta; Edna (Jim) Hornet of Calgary; Albert (Mary) of Raymore, Sask.; Rudy (Bea) of Abbotsford and Bert (Al) Kenny of Abbotsford. There are 25 grandchildren, 41 great-grandchildren and 9 great great grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband Philip in 1980 and a grandson Murray Hartl in 1953. Prayers for Mary Hartl will be held at St. Ann's Catholic Church, 33333 Mayfair St. at 7:00 PM on Dec. 18. Funeral Mass will be held at 1:00PM at St. Ann's on December 19. No flowers by request.
HAUS - John of Quinton, Sask. passed away suddenly on October 7, 2003 at the age of 94 years. He was predeceased by his parents Alois & Amelia Haus; brothers and sisters Paulina (and John Lang); Jacob; Anne (and Joe F. Lorenz); Mary; and Alex (and Olga Haus). A memorial mass will be held at the Immaculate Conception R.C. Church in Quinton, Sask. on Saturday, October 11, 2003 at 10:00 a.m.
HAUS - Muriel Janice (nee Schuler) passed away suddenly on Tuesday, March 9, 2010 after a courageous battle with Cancer at the age of 63. She is survived by Rodney, her loving and devoted husband of 46 years; and her two daughters: Wanda (Roger) Digney , and their children Tara (Brett) Hillis, Milo and Rowan; and Jeffrey and Jared Digney; and Lorelei (Bradley) Paulsen, and their children: Chelsey, Brittany, Breanne and Dalton Paulsen. She is also survived by her brother and sisters: Charles (Marge) Schuler, Irene Phillips, Emma (John) Middelkoop, Kathy (Bob) Keep, Betty Danchuk, and Dorothy (Dennis) Lorenz. Inlaws: Dale Haus, Gloria (Victor) Senft, Lorna (Clarence) Charko, Gerry Haus, Marilyn (Reg) Poisson, and Keith (Carmen) Haus; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. At Muriel's request, there be no funeral service. Cremation with an interment at Quinton R.C. Cemetery will occur at a later date.
HAUS - Olga Marie Johanna (nee Plohr). On Friday, November 1st, 2002, Olga Marie Haus, late of Raymore, SK., passed away at the age of 85 years at the Regina General Hospital. She was born July 19, 1917 to Wilhelm and Conradine (nee Nissen) Plohr, and was the middle child of nine siblings. She went to school at Mission Lake, there she met Alex Haus. They were married Nov 20th, 1940 and had eight children. They farmed south of Quinton, a couple of miles from where she was born. She remained on the farm until 1989 when she and Gerry moved to Raymore. Olga loved the tranquility of farm life. She was a devoted mother and a caregiver for 55 years. Her joy was her garden and family. Plants thrived under her loving care. She was an exceptional homemaker and cook. The coffee pot was always on and she usually had something freshly baked from her oven to offer to anyone who called on her. She will be sadly missed by her family and friends. Olga was predeceased by her parents, her husband Alex in 1979, a son Harvey in 1958, three sisters Helen Focht, Louise Simpson, Irmgard Travis and one brother William Plohr. She leaves to mourn her death four sons; Dale, Raymore, SK., Rodney (Muriel), Punnichy, SK., Gerald, Raymore, SK., and Keith (Carmen), Raymore, SK., three daughters: Gloria (Victor) Senft, Punnichy, SK., Lorna (Clarence) Charko, Emerald Park, Regina, and Marilyn Purdy (Reg Poisson) of Redcliff, AB. She is also survived by sisters Anna Klemke, Swift Current, SK., Elnora (Wid) Smith, Houston, BC., Marion Adams, Surrey, BC., Irene Smith, Comox, BC. and sister-in-law Katherine Plohr, Quinton, SK. The funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, November 5th, 2002, at 2:00 p., in Trinity Lutheran Church, Quinton, SK., with Pastor Stephan Radke officiating. Interment to follow in the Quinton Lutheran Cemetery.
HOLTERMAN - Henry passed away peacefully, at the age of 91, on June 11, 2013 with family at his side. He was predeceased by his parents, Rosa and John Holterman; sisters, Tillie Blattler and Gusty Fischer; daughter, Carma (2009); and son, Murray (1965). He will be deeply missed and lovingly remembered by: his devoted wife, Josephine; children, Marcella (Bob) Book, Lorne (Linda), Neil (Shelley), John (Deb), Bernice (Marvin) Toma, Faye (Will) Nosen; grandchildren, Tanya (Damien), Michael, Teresa, Teena (Mike), Aaron (Annette), Julie (Brad), Peter (Lauren), Jason (Rachelle), Matthew (Jenna), Angela (Derrick), Jeremy (Chantel), Brandon (Kristel), Devin, Brad, Mark, Ethan, Addison, Avery and Ella; great-grandchildren, Arman, Maia, Chance, Ian, Matty, Elliot, Felicia, Isla, Riddley, Sophie, Sierra, Elizabeth, Isaac; numerous nieces, nephews and friends. Services will be held at Immaculate Conception RC Church in Quinton SK. Vigil: Friday, June 14, at 8:00 pm. Funeral Mass: Saturday, June 15, at 11:00 am.
HORDOS - Alma. On Wednesday, February 16, 2005 Alma Hordos, late of Southey, SK passed away at the age of 86 years. Predeceased by her husband Frank in 1990, son Joseph in 1999, son-in-law Arnold and grandson Leon, Alma is survived by her children: Julia, Frank (Dianne), Abraham (Avis), Alma (Stanley), Anthony (Lenora), Adam (Debbie) and Yolanda (Ron), daughter-in-law Violet; 37 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren. Prayer Service will be held on Friday, February 18, 2005 at 8:00 P.M. in St. James R.C. Church, Southey, SK. Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday, February 19, 2005 at 10:30 A.M. in St. James R.C. Church, Southey, SK with Rev. Gary Lindenbach, Celebrant. Interment to follow in St. Mary's Hungarian Parish Cemetery, Quinton, SK.
HORDOS - Joseph Hordos Jr., 84 years of Lanigan and formerly of Raymore, passed away peacefully at Central Parkland Lodge, Lanigan on Saturday, July 18, 2009. Joseph was born on January 18, 1925 at home on the family farm south of Quinton, SK to Joseph Sr. and Rose (nee Horvath) Hordos. He was the second eldest in a family of six. He and his four brothers and one sister attended Ravensworth School, and attended mass at St. Mary's Country Church. Joe spent most of his life farming. On October 27, 1953, he married Rose Marie Molnar. They farmed together until 1984, when due to Joe's failing health they retired and moved into Raymore. True to his farm ways, he and Rose Marie had a yard full of flowers and vegetables. Joe loved to visit with family and friends, play cards and crokinole, go for coffee and drives in the country. Because of health reasons, Joe and Rose Marie made another move, this time to Lanigan in 2005. Joe will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 55 years, Rose Marie Hordos; adopted granddaughter, Kim Hengstler; sister, Gizella (Frank) Toth; brothers, Andrew (Helen) Hordos and John (Anne) Hordos; sister-in-law, Victoria Hordos, numerous nieces, nephews and many, many friends. Joe was predeceased by his parents, Joseph Sr. and Rose Hordos; brothers, Gabe and Steve; a sister in infancy; and in-laws, Bill and Violet Molnar and Joe and special sister-in-law Pearl Molnar. The Prayer Service for Joe will be held on Tuesday, July 21, 2009 at 7:30 p.m. and the Funeral Mass will be offered on Wednesday, July 22, 2009 at 10:30 a.m. Both services will be held at St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church, Lanigan. Interment will follow in St. Mary's Roman Catholic Cemetery, Wynyard.
HORVATH - Jim, formerly of Quinton, passed away in Regina surrounded by the love of his family on Sunday, December 25, 2005 at the age of 74. Predeceased by infant son Lloyd Joseph, his parents Joe and Mary, and brothers Joe and Frankie. Left to cherish his memory are his devoted wife Ida; children Allan (Dorothy), Ken (Carol), Gail (Craig), and Lloyd; grandchildren Rebecca, Lisa, Amy and Chelsea; brother John; sisters Mary (Joe), Wilma (Artie) and Marge (Ivan); as well as numerous nieces, nephews and friends. A MEMORIAL SERVICE for family and close friends will be held at Regina Funeral Home, Hwy #1 East, Regina, SK on Wednesday, December 28, 2005 at 2:00 p.m. with Reverend Ken Koep officiating.
HORVATH - Rosie Irene (nee Kaytor) of Regina and formerly of Quinton passed away January 18, 2006 at the age of 72. She leaves to mourn three sons Ron (Shelley), Garry and Ernie, nine grandchildren, one great granddaughter, sisters Irene, Barbara (Alex), Julia (Andrew) and Matilda, brother Ernie (Rita), sister-in-law Lillian. Funeral Mass will be held on Monday January 23, 2006 at 10:30 AM from Immaculate Conception R.C. Church, Quinton.
HORVATH - Sharon, age 49, of Raymore, SK, passed away in Regina on Friday, March 24th, 2006. Left to cherish her memories are her husband, of 30 years, Lorne; two sons, Jamie Horvath of Edmonton, Ricky Horvath of Edmonton; daughter, Mandy Horvath (David) of Regina; parents, Albert and Laura Leonard of Lestock; paternal grandmother, Irene Leonard of Saskatoon; sisters and brothers, Danny Leonard (Ann) of McLean, SK, Connie (Wayne) Faye of Abbotsford, SK, Cindy (Loren) Komodowski of Saskatoon, Gail (Kelly) Komodowski of Lestock, SK Daryl Leonard of Aberdeen, SK; mother-inlaw, Agnes Horvath of Raymore; in-laws, Judy (Gordon) Fazakas of Regina, Dave (Sandra) Horvath of Quinton, Karen (Don) Hassman of Pilot Butte, SK, Greg (Rhonda) Horvath of Regina, Kelly (Gail) Horvath of Chestermere, AB, Andrea Horvath (Jason) of Calgary; also numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins. Sharon was born on September 18, 1956 in Lestock, SK. She married Lorne Horvath on June 14th, 1975 and was a great mother to her three children. Sharon and Lorne worked together for years at Lorne's Paint Shop until her health failed. She loved being outside working in her garden and her shopping trips to Regina. Sharon's last few years were difficult on her and she fought with determination. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, March 28th from the Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church in Quinton, SK.
HORVATH - Stephen passed away suddenly on Sunday July 23, 2006 at the age of 69 years. Stephen is predeceased by his parents John and Rose, two brothers Gordon and John, and one son-in-law Jim Brown. Left to cherish his memories is his family; two sons, Duane and and Marlow, three daughters, Darla (Darren) Hamp, Lori (Randy) Jasper, and Shauna (Lindsay) Britton, seven grandchildren : Riley, Rhett, Travis, Trevor, Rylan, Kasandra, and Mitchell, one brother Alex, three sisters Rose, Helen, and Julie, as well as many nieces and nephews. We will always remember Dad's wittiness and thoughtfulness. He never missed a birthday, he consistently phoned us every week, and he made delicious meals for every holiday. We are so proud of our Dad for his determination to always maintain his independence against all odds! Prayers were held on Sunday July 30, 2006 at 7:00 PM in Immaculate Conception R.C. Church, Quinton, Sask. Funeral Services will be held Monday July 31, 2006 at 10:30 A.M. in Immaculate Conception R.C. Church with interment to follow in Quinton Cemetery.
HUBELIT -Sonia (nee Bzdel) passed away peacefully on Tuesday, August 28, 2007 surrounded by her family. She was born August 19th, 1927 and grew up on the family farm near Bankend, SK. She married George Hubelit on July 12, 1953. As the wife of a teacher they lived in various communities until settling in Quinton, SK. in 1965. Sonia will be remembered for her abundant garden and beautiful flowers, her joy of baking and her love for her grandchildren and great grandchildren including Tyler, Travis and Tanner. In her spare time she loved to knit, crochet, quilt and enjoy the occasional card game. All of her family and friends have fond memories of the times they spent with Sonia at the cabin at Fishing Lake. She was predeceased by her husband, George and her two infant sons, Malcolm and Wayne. She will be missed by Cindy, her husband Rick, their children Chrissy; Cory and his wife, Sheena along with their children, Keegan and Alina; Arlene; Glenda, her husband Rob, along with their children, Ramsey and Reed; Dianne; Myra, her husband Jon and their children, Kiera and Liam; as well as friends and neighbors. Sonia's family would like to thank the nurses Krista and Krystal. Prayer Services Friday August 31st 7:30 p.m., Funeral Services Saturday, September 1st at 10:00 a.m., Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church, Wishart, SK.
HUBICK - Ewald passed away peacefully surrounded by the love of his wife (Ida) and his family on Monday, May 29, 2006 at the age of 84 years. Left to mourn his passing and honour his memory are his devoted wife of 60 years Ida; their children Ken (Bev), Ron (Vi), Linda (John), Brian (Cheryl), Garry (Tammy), Doug (Joanne), all of Regina, SK; grandchildren: Tasha (Ryan), Kelly, Tammie (Ken), Trina, Tracy (Joe), Corey (Crystal), Michelle (Nathan), Lisa (Clayton), Fallon, Riley, Ashley, BreeAnne, Bryce, Natasha (Chris), Emily, and Josh; and 13 great grandchildren. Ewald was born in Wilmore, SK, lived and farmed in the Raymore area, served in the army from 1943 through 1945. Ewald and Ida married October 1945 and were blessed with six children. In 1957 they moved to Quinton, SK where they operated a service station for 22 years, was a Cochshutt dealership; auto wrecking, tow truck businessman. In 1979 they moved to Regina where he worked at Sears Canada and Security until his retirement in 1987. Ewald's hobbies included woodworking, plastic flowers, and repairing and selling bikes. He also enjoyed singing in the church choir in his younger years, playing his mouth organ, spoons and button accordian. Ewald's jokes were enjoyed by all. A visitation for family and friends will be held at Regina Funeral Home, Hwy #1 East, Regina, SK on Thursday, June 1, 2006 at 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held at Christ Lutheran Church, 4825 Dewdney Avenue, Regina, on Friday, June 2 at 1:00 p.m. Interment to follow at Regina Memorial Gardens.
HUGGER - Agatha "Aggie" (nee Lang) Hugger, was born October 7, 1912 in Botalch, Romania. She came to Canada in 1920 with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Lang. Aggie was married to William Hugger on March 5, 1935. She moved from Quinton, to Regina in 1941, and resided in Regina until September of 2003, when she moved to Weyburn to be closer to her daughter and resided at Parkway Lodge until her passing. Aggie passed away on July 7, 2006 at the Weyburn General Hospital at the age of 93. Aggie is survived by her daughters: Lottie (Dave) Hutchinson, Calgary, AB, and Rose (Daniel) Dembiczak, Weyburn; four grandchildren: Grant (Teri) Hutchinson, Calgary, AB, Janice (Colin) Hutchinson-Roberts, Calgary, AB, Douglas (Marilyn) Dembiczak, Weyburn, Colleen (Lenn) Dembiczak-McDonald, Regina; six great grandchildren: Molly and Anna Hutchinson, Samuel and Daniel Roberts, Calgary, AB; step great granddaughters, Krista and Kara Sandney, Weyburn; brother, Anthony (Catherine) Lang, Port Orchard, Washington; sister-in-law, Lillian Lang, Abbotsford, BC; as well as many nieces and nephews. Aggie was predeceased by her husband, William in 1981; her parents; sister, Marie; brothers: Frank, Fred, Louie, John and George. A Memorial Service was held Tuesday, July 11, at 10:00 a.m. from the Chapel of Lee Funeral Home, Regina. Interment followed at Regina Memorial Gardens.
JOHN - Michael "Mickey", born on May 6, 1926 in the family farmhouse south of Quinton, Saskatchewan and passed away on February 28, 2007 at Douglas Fir, Cottonwoods Extended Care, Kelowna, BC. Mickey was predeceased by his eldest son (Michael), his parents (Ambrose and Regina Johns), 6 siblings in infancy, brothers (Jim, Bruce, Ernie), also sisters (Annie, Marion, Marjie, Julia, Betty, Martha and Regina) his in-laws (Nicholas and Mary Loffler). He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Mary, his 4 children, Nichol (Don), Gregory, Erryoll and Colette (Dean), 7grandchildren and 11 greatgrandchildren and sisters, Isabelle (Bob), Vivian, Minnie, Ethel, Agnes (Bill). In his early years, Mickey traveled to Hamilton, ON to work at a steel mill and also Trail, BC to work in the foundry. During the summer months, he would return to the family farm to help out his parents. In 1951, he married Mary Loffler and they had 5 children. He continued to farm until 1965, when he moved his wife and children to Regina, SK. He secured work as the manager of the Balaton Hungarian Cultural Club for 7 years and also continued to farm until 1972. In 1977, Mickey moved his wife and 2 youngest children to Kelowna. Within 2 years the rest of the children followed. While in Kelowna, he worked at 3 golf courses as a groundperson. He also worked at Orchard Park Mall as a maintenance man until 1984 at which time he was forced to retire due to poor health. Following his retirement, Mickey and Mary traveled to the southern US for the winters, doing so until he was diagnosed with cancer in 2000. Mickey fought a hard battle against the cancer for several years. He will be sadly missed by his family and those who knew him. The family wishes to thank Dr. Michael Delorme, Aldon and the rest of the staff at the BC Cancer Clinic in Kelowna. We also thank the staff at Douglas Fir for all the wonderful care that Mickey received from them since January 16, 2007. A Celebration of Life will be held on March 6, 2007 at 2:00 P.M. at the Valleyview Funeral Home, 165 Valleyview Road, Kelowna, BC.
KAUTH - Mary (nee Deutsh). Mary passed away peacefully at Silver Heights Special Care Home, in Raymore, SK on September 6, 2011. She is survived by her son David Kauth of Raymore his children Dawn Lewis, Dean Kauth, and Kristopher Kauth. Her daughter Irene Kauth-Solmes (Don Solmes) of Lanigan their children Alison Solmes (Darryl Dumaresque), and Kevin Solmes, her son in law Bill Bobyk and his sons Bill and Bart(Shawna) Bobyk, and her 8 great grand children. Mary was predeceased by her husband Charles in December of 1988, son Gregory in July 1971, daughter Jeanette in July 2011. Mary was born on August 31, 1917 on the family farm in Quinton, SK and spent most of her life in the Quinton Raymore area. Mary enjoyed being around family and friends and enjoyed feeding all that came to visit. She will be greatly missed by all of her family and friends. A Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday, September 10, 2011 at the Immaculate Conception RC Church in Quinton at 11:00 AM.
KAYTOR - Louis Andrew, late of Prince Albert, Sk. formerly of Quinton, Sk. passed away May 1, 2005 at the age of 75 years. Predeceased by sisters Agnes and Barbara, son Lawrence, parents Maynard and Mary, brother Gordon. He is survived by loving companion Betty, sisters Irene, Rose, Barbara, Julia and Matilda. Brother Ernie (Rita) sister-in-law Lillian. Sons Kenneth, Bobby, Dennis, Lorne (Cheryl), Brian (Laura). Daughters Marlene, Leona, Lisa (James), Tina, Sheila (Jules), Tara (Shawn). Grandchildren Charmayne, Scott, Tequilla, Derek, Vernon, Whitney, Lance, Michael and Parker. 1 Great-grandchild Hailey. Numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Funeral Mass held at Immaculate Conception R.C. Church, Quinton, Sk. on Saturday, May 7, 2005 at 11:00 a.m. Family interment to be at St. Mary's Hungarian R.C. Church.
KETZMERICK - Annie Ketzmerick of Raymore Silver Heights Special Care Home passed away on Sunday July 31st, 2005 in her 91st year. Annie was predeceased by her parents, Husband Fritz and Son Garry, Brothers, One Sister and Brother in law Martin Ketzmerick. Annie is survived by her sons Hadley (Eileen), Russell (Mary) and Daughter in law Alice Ketzmerick, 7 Grandchildren, 14 Great Grandchildren, One Great Great Grand Daughter and One sister Mary Schlosser. Funeral Services will be held Friday, August 5th, 2005 at Quinton Lutheran Church, Quinton, Sask. at 2:00 p.m.
KETZMERICK - Hadley (June 10, 1937 - June 25, 2013). It is with heavy hearts we announce the sudden passing of Hadley on Tuesday, June 25, 2013 at the age of 76 years. He is survived by his loving wife of 48 years, Eileen (nee Lee), daughter Sally, brother Russell (Mary), sister in-law Kathy (Mervin), brother-in-law Melvin (Sigrid), sister-in-law Alice (Roger), as well as several nieces, nephews, and friends. Hadley is predeceased by his parents Annie and Fritz, father-in-law Morris Lee, mother-in-law Pauline Lee, brother Garry, sister-in-law Shirley Lee and niece Rhonda Lee. By Hadley's request, there will be no funeral service.
KLEINER - Katherine (nee Dosdall). On Friday, March 24, 2006, Katherine Kleiner passed away peacefully at Extendicare/Parkside Nursing Home, five days short of her 89th birthday. She was predeceased by her parents, Katherine and Emil Dosdall; son Wayne Kleiner, husband Hans Kleiner; brothers, Ernie, Slim, Pete and Bill Dosdall; sisters, Rose and Anne. Katherine is survived by her sons, Roy (Sylvia) Kleiner, Regina and Gerald Kleiner, Vancouver, BC; grandchildren, Roy R. (Tracey) Kleiner and April Kleiner; special great-grandson `Cole'; sisters-inlaw, Tresha Dosdall, Katie Dosdall and Emma Dosdall; several nieces and nephews; special niece Elaine (Garth) Grey. Katherine grew up on the family farm in the Quinton area, moving to Regina upon her marriage to raise her family. She enjoyed spending time with family and friends, taking the bus downtown for coffee. She was an avid gardener at heart, growing gladiolus. She was a life member of the Regina Gladiolus Society. The family would like to thank the staff at the Renal Care Unit of the Regina General Hospital for their care and compassion in dealing with Katherine's health needs. The last years of Katherine's life were spent at Extendicare/ Parkside Nursing Home where she met new friends while receiving excellent care and support with her daily living needs. Parkside was Katherine's "home" at the time of her passing. At Katherine's request, there will be no Funeral Service. Katherine will be cremated and interment will take place in Riverside Memorial Park Cemetery.
KONCZ - Joseph Kalman of Quinton, Sk., passed away peacefully with his family by his side Saturday, January 23, 2010 at the age of 74. He leaves to mourn his loving wife Ann of 40 years and children Joseph (friend Edith), Roxanne (Mark) Euteneier, Darcy, Malcolm (Charlene), grandchildren Shayla, Kaitlyn Koncz, Jessica, Christina, Tianna Euteneier, Cassidy, Kalan, Jayden Koncz. Funeral Service will be held January 30th at 2:00 P.M. at Raymore School, Raymore SK.
KREITZER - Gottlieb John passed away peacefully on Wednesday April 14, 2010 at Regina General Hospital at the age of 76 with family by his side. Gottlieb farmed in Quinton/Punnichy area for fifty years. Gottlieb is survived by his loving wife Doris. Four children Velma (Dennis), and their children Dallas and Megan, Blair (Brenda), and their children Micheal (Amy) and Amanda (Curtis), Sharon (Dean),and their children Jennifer, Jamie and Barry, Yolanda (Darren) and children Dustin,Travis and Tyler. And also four great grandchildren Jordyn, Jessie, Kylie and Ashton. His siblings Jack (Lynn), Sisters Julia (Steve), and Ann. Gottlieb was predeceased by his parents Jacob and Elizabeth, brother in law Joe Koncz and sister in law Doreen Kreitzer. Funeral services will be held in Quinton, Sask on Monday April 19 at 2:00 pm at Quinton Community Hall.
LANG - Anne Margaret, aged 93 years and 9 months, passed away peacefully in her sleep, April 16th, 2010, at Luther Special Care Home in Saskatoon. Anne was born in 1910 on a small farm near Winnipeg, the daughter of Franz and Agatha Lang (nee Reiss). She was predeceased by her siblings, Wenzel, Rose, Rudy and Martha, as well as her loving husband, John M. Lang (1909-1988). John and Anne married in 1932 and farmed near Quinton until 1967 when they retired in Regina. Anne is survived by her five children: Lorraine (Tony Schneider), Linus (Lucille Gray), Edmund (Linda Kambeitz), James (Mary Ackroyd), and Carol (Barry Games). She also treasured her thirteen grandchildren, twenty-two great grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren. A lifelong devout Roman Catholic, Anne's abiding faith never wavered. Generous and kind to a fault, she will be remembered lovingly by all who knew her and mostly by her children, to whom she gave the greatest gift of all, life itself. The family is sincerely grateful to Dr. Tymchak and to the staff of Luther Care for their outstanding professional care and assistance. We are also deeply indebted to Anne's first grandchild, Kathy Kautzman (nee Schneider) for the exceptional care she provided our mother in our absence over the past several years. Vigil for Anne will be held on Thursday, April 22nd, 7:00 pm and the Mass of Christian Burial will be Friday, April 23rd, 10:30 am., both services to be held at Holy Cross Catholic Church (315 Douglas Ave. E., Regina, SK), celebrated by Fr. Thomas Nguyen. Following the reception, Rite of Committal will take place at Riverside Memorial Park Cemetery, Regina.
LANGENBERGER - Annie. It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved mother on February 2, 2013 at Oliver Lodge in Saskatoon at the age of 98. Predeceased by her husband Louis in 1989, three sisters, Rosie, Mary, Theresa, two brothers Max and Nick and a granddaughter Brenda. Annie leaves to celebrate her life, five sons, their wives and children: Dallas and Edna; Shawna (Rob), Leah (Ken), Catherine (Steve), Charlie and Loraie; Brent, Denise (Scott), Gerry and Yvonne; Dean (Candy), Cindy (Billy), Scot and Leanne; Colin, Daniel (Crystal), Keith and Carol; ten great grandchildren; a sister Betty and brother Steve. Annie was born in Quinton, Sask. on Feb 16, 1915 and this is where she met Louis and they married in 1934. In 1945 they bought their first service station at Dafoe which they ran together until 1955 when they moved their family to Sintaluta to build what was to become a very successful new business in Sintaluta. Annie, Louis and the boys continued to operate White Rose Service well into the late 1970's when Annie and Louis decided to build a new home in Sintaluta for their retirement. In 1995 Annie decided to move to Oliver Place in Saskatoon to be next to her sister Mary. When she was no longer able to live on her own she moved to Oliver Lodge Nursing home. The funeral mass will be celebrated in St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church, Indian Head on Friday, February 8, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. by the Rev. George Thattuparampil. Interment of cremated remains will follow in the Indian Head Cemetery.
LLOYD - Rose (nee Laslo). It is with deep sadness that we announce the sudden passing of our Mom, Gramma, GreatGramma, Big Mama & friend Rose Lloyd on Thursday, September 2, 2004 at the age of 80. She is predeceased by husband Harold in October, 2003, son Harold George in infancy, brother Bernie, sister Betty, and her parents. Rose will be sadly missed by her five children Jorie (Ray) Kutcher, Margaret (Les) Matts, Lolly (Rick) Hicks, Donna (Brent) Machuk and Michael (Susan) Lloyd, her sisters Margaret and Irene, brothers John, Maynard and Willie, twelve grandchildren Christine (Aaron), Kyla (Darren), Nolan, Jason, Carla, Doug, Amanda, Kerry, Nicolas, Victor, Jessica and Jeremy and eight great-grandchildren Sydney, Erikk, Keely, Emily, Kassidy, Aby, Sammy, and Isabella, and her faithful dog Scrappy. Rose was born near Quinton, SK on January 20, 1924. She married Harold on May 12, 1943 and farmed in the community for five years before moving to Regina. Rose's life revolved around her family and grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was famous for her cooking and baking, excelled in quilting and crocheting, enjoyed working on crossword puzzles, loved gardening and loved her flowers and plants. Mom and Dad spent many years fishing, camping, travelling and spending summers at the cottage. She loved to sing and play the guitar. Mom took up golfing in her 70's and as of last weekend, she had golfed over 100 games this year. Mom was our strength and pillar and kept our family together. A CELEBRATION of Rose's life will be held on Tuesday, September 7, 2004 at 1:00pm at Canadian Martyrs Parish with Fr. Patrick McCoy officiating. Interment to follow at Riverside Memorial Park.
LIMBACH - Karl Limbach passed away peacefully on Saturday, September 13, 2008 at Porteous Lodge in Saskatoon, Sask. Karl was born December 27, 1915 to Karl and Caroline Limbach, on their homestead at Edgerbrook District, North of Quinton, Sask. His parents, one sister Minnie DeYoung, brothers-in-law Mervin Johnston, Adrian (Josh) DeYoung and Harry Bann predeceased him. Karl worked at numerous jobs until gaining employment with the City of Saskatoon in the Park Maintenance Department where he worked until retiring. He enjoyed dancing, playing cards and growing flowers and was an active member of the Augustana Lutheran Church throughout his life. He is survived by his sisters Clara Johnston, Esther Hengstler and Hilda Baan. Karl will be deeply missed by his loving family and close friends. A Funeral Service will be held at Hillcrest Funeral Home Chapel (East on 8th Street, turn right before railway crossing) on Wednesday, September 17, 2008 at 2:00 p.m. with Pastor David Hunter officiating. Interment to follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens.
LOEF - Robert H. On Thursday, December 2, 2004 Robert Loef, late of Raymore Silver Heights Special Care Home passed away at the age of 61 years old. Robert was born on November 2, 1943. Predeceased by his parents and one brother; Robert is survived by Elizabeth Wolfe of Raymore, SK; one brother Harold (Lorraine) Loef of Calgary, AB; one niece Rorey (John); one great niece Jessica; one nephew Les (Teresa); two great nephews; one great auntie Mrs. Bower of Middle Lake, SK; one sister-in-law Marlene Loef; five nephews; cousins and many friends. Funeral Mass will be held on Monday, December 6, 2004 at 11:00 A.M. in the Immaculate Conception R.C. Church, Quinton, SK with Rev. Peter Thang Nguyen, Celebrant. Interment to follow in the Quinton Cemetery, Quinton, SK. Prayers will be held on Sunday, December 5, 2004 at 7:00 P.M. in the Church.
LORENZ - Elizabeth passed away peacefully on Sunday, October 8, 2006 at the age of 84 years. Predeceased by her husband Steve, two children, and two sisters. Elizabeth is survived by her nine children; Don, Allan SK., Janet (Emil) Gyorfi, Pilot Butte, SK., Garry (Bev) Regina, SK., Jerry (Carole) Wynyard, SK., Dwayne (Karen) Raymore, SK., Dallas (Karen) Wynyard, SK., Brian (Myrna) Raymore, SK., Debbie Haines (John Myers) Regina, SK., and Allan, Raymore, SK., also one sister and five brothers and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren . Prayers will be said on Thursday, October 12, 2006 at 7:00 P.M. in Immaculate Conception R.C. Church, Quinton, SK. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, October 13, 2006 at 10:30 A.M. in the Immaculate Conception R.C. Church. Interment to follow in the Quinton Cemetery.
LORENZ - John O. February 12th, 1922 - February 2nd, 2008 It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Johnny Lorenz, of Southey and formerly of the Quinton district, at the Cupar Nursing Home at the age of 85 years. He is dearly loved and remembered by his loving wife, Theresa(Eckel); two daughters, Linda(Frank) Nameth of Cupar and Sandra(Dave) Brown of Vermillion, AB; one son, Dan(Cheryl) Lorenz of Raymore; seven grandchildren, Aaron(Mandy) Nameth, Chad(Tricia) Nameth , Carmella(Jason) Hood, and Terra Nameth; Tawnya(Jessie) Anderson and Josh Brown; Spencer Lorenz; six great grandchildren, Kaiden, Kyler and Ryker Nameth; Chase and Kyra Nameth, Makayla Hood; four sisters, Kay Didluck of Wainwright, AB, Millie(Sam) Walsh of Edmonton,AB, Veronica(Ben)Lorenz of Regina, and Betty(Ed) Borbely of Calgary, AB; four sisters-in-law, Lizzie Lorenz of Regina, Veronica Eckel of Raymore, Alma(Willy) Klarer of Southey, and Betty (Paul) Nistor of Calgary, AB; two brothers-in-law, John Young of Regina and Albert (Beatrice) Saretsky of Humboldt; as well as numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by his parents, Joseph and Mary Lorenz; sisters, Mary (Eugene) Kauth, Eva(Peter) Ollinger, Theresa Young, Elizabeth in infancy; brothers, Joe(Anne), George, Steve(Liz), George in infancy; brothers-in-law, Joe Didluck, Joe W. Eckel, and Albert Klarer; and sister-inlaw, Katie(Wendell) Thomas. The Vigil for Johnny will be held on Thursday, February 7th at 7:30 p.m. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, February 8th at 10:30 a.m. with Rev. Father Gary Lindenbach as the celebrant. Both Services will be held from St. James Roman Catholic Church in Southey. Rite of Committal will take place Friday afternoon at 2:30 p.m. from the Immaculate Conception Parish Cemetery in Quinton with Rev. T.B. Roy presiding. Special thanks to all the caregivers at the Cupar Nursing Home for their exceptional care for John.
LOVAS - Anton John. On Sunday, June 16, 2002 Anton John Lovas, late of Regina, Sask., passed away with his family at his side, at the age of 81 years. He was predeceased by his first wife Margaret; second wife Edna; parents Albert and Teresa; brother Louis and grandson Warren. Anton is survived by his children and step-children Tony Jr. (Sharon) Lovas, Janice Scherr, Robin (Tom) Gary, Pam (Mark) Fox, Mike (Maria) Lovas, Leslie (Raphaelle) Lovas, Chris (Jenny) Lovas, Denise (Mike) Goforth and Dawn (Bill) Roberts; twenty-three grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; brothers Joe, Steve and Jim; sisters Anne, Rose, Minnie, Elsie, Mary, Theresa, Agnes, Helen and Julia as well as numerous nieces and nephews. The Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, June 20, 2002 at 10:00 A.M. in Immaculate Conception R.C. Church, Quinton, SK with Rev. Gary Lindenbach, officiating. The Interment will follow in St. Mary's Cemetery. Prayers will be said on Wednesday, June 19, 2002 at 7:30 P.M. in the Chapel of Lee Funeral Home, 3101 Dewdney Ave., Regina, SK.
LOVAS - Joseph Paul (November 7, 1918 - January 12, 2010). Joe passed away with family by his side on Tuesday, January 12, 2010, in Regina, SK at the age of 91 years. Joe's passion was farming which he did in the Quinton District. In 1960, the family moved to Regina when Joe's wife, Martha, fell ill. In the same year, Joe began working at Clark's Roofing which he did for the next 27 years. During his retirement years, Joe loved gardening, fishing, ice fishing, and spending quality time with his children, grandchildren, & great grandchildren. Joe will forever be remembered as Old Papa. After Martha passed away in 1961, Joe took on the role of father and mother and raised their six children instilling in them strength, faith, determination and even a mix of stubbornness. Joe was a very humble man and our patriarch of the family will be deeply missed. Joe was predeceased by his wife Martha; daughter Vera; parents Albert & Theresa (nee Sentes) Lovas; stepmother Theresa; brothers Louis & Anton; sister Anne; stepsister Agnes; and members of Martha's family Louis, Billy, Rose & Mary. Joe will be remembered by brothers Steve & Jim; sister Rose, Elsie, Minnie & Mary; stepsisters Theresa, Helen, & Julia; Martha's family Elsie, Velma, Martin, Jim, Danny, Tony, Johnny, Steve, and families. Also left to cherish his memory are his children: daughter Tilly (Bob), sons Bernie (Pearl), Joseph (Brenda), Ken (Karen), and Ernie; grandchildren Anna (Stefan), Sandy, Robert (Annette), Kevin (Allison), Joni (Kevin), Wanda (Darren), Jerry (Trina), Jamie (Tomika), Bernie Jr. (Tanya), Chris (Amanda), Tammy (Jamie), Ken (Kendra), Paulette, Trina (Stephen); great grandchildren Amy, Tristan, John, Jessica, Chelsea, Brittany, Taryn, Jayden, Sydney, Jayce, Kyle, Kayla, McKenzie, Austin, Ethan, Owen, Kaden, McKenna, Aquinnah, & Brayden. Prayers service will be held on Friday, January 15, 2010, at 7:30 p.m. at the Chapel of Lee Funeral Home, Regina, SK. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Mary's R.C. Church in the Quinton District, SK on Saturday, January 16, 2010 at 1:00 p.m. Joe will be laid to rest in the St. Mary's Cemetery by his wife Martha. Joe's family would like to thank the staff at Extendicare Sunset and 5F at the General Hospital for their care and support during this time.
LOVAS - Steve was born on December 1, 1926 at Quinton, SK and passed away peacefully on Saturday, February 9, 2013 at the Cupar Nursing Home, Cupar, SK. Steve is survived by his children, Melvin (Alfreda), Karen (Dwayne) Lorenz, Tim (Leona) and Yolanda (Rich) Lang; ten grandchildren; and five great grandchildren. A Private Family Service will be held at a later date.
MATAI - Frank (May 23, 1924 - August 24, 2013). It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Frank Matai, late of Regina and formerly of Quinton and Cupar, on Saturday, August 24, 2013 at the age of 89. He was predeceased by his parents, Frank Matai Sr. and Theresa (Sich); sister Sr. Carola and brother Joe. Frank is survived by his wife of 67 years, Velma (Daradics); sons, Ernie (Edith), Murray (Judy); daughters, Irene (Garry), Pat (August), Dianne (Franck), and Shirley (Garnet); twelve grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; siblings, Mary, Ann, Helen, Yolanda, John, Marge, and Rose; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and brothers and sisters-in-law. Funeral Mass will be held at St. Peter's R.C. Church, 100 Argyle Street, Regina SK on Friday, August 30, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. Interment in St. Mary's Hungarian Cemetery, Quinton, Sask.
MCAFEE - Clifford Joseph of Raymore, formerly of Quinton, passed away peacefully on May 1, 2005 at the age of 89. He was born on November 29, 1915. Cliff and his family operated Cliff's Garage in Quinton from 1944 until his retirement in 1987. Cliff moved to the Manor in Raymore in May 2003. Predeceased by his wife Lena (1987); sons Lester (1991) and Tom (2003); brothers Calvin and Ross; brother-in-law Bob Grant; Cliff is survived by his daughters Ada (Al) Chmilar of Edmonton, Cindy (Larry) Dosdall of Raymore; sons Lloyd (Judy) of Raymore and Stacey (Gloria) of Hanna, AB; grandchildren Tara (Jason) Focht, Cheryl Dosdall, Lydel Dosdall, Micheal (Sandra) Chmilar, Rachel Chmilar, Darren McAfee, Treena (Shaun) Spilchuk, Corey (Kim) Antoniuk, Preston McAfee and Aaron McAfee; several greatgrandchildren; brothers: Leonard (Mildred) of Barrie, ON, Hughie (Marion) of Regina; sister Margaret Grant of Raymore; sisters-in-law: Esther of Regina, Elsie of Durham, ON; numerous nieces and nephews. A Funeral Mass will be held at 10:30 A.M. on Thursday, May 5, 2005 in Immaculate Conception R.C. Church, Quinton, SK with Rev. Peter Thang, celebrant. Interment at Quinton R.C. Cemetery.
MCAFEE - Thomas Stewart was taken from us tragically on June 10, 2003. He was born on February 25, 1958 to Cliff and Lena McAfee of Quinton where he was raised and attended school, going on to accomplish his journeyman mechanics. Predeceased by his mother Lena in 1987 and brother Lester in 1991; Tom is survived by his father Clifford McAfee of Raymore; sisters Cindy (Larry) Dosdall of Quinton and Ada (Al) Chmilar of Bon Accord, AB; brothers Lloyd (Judy) of Raymore and Stacey (Gloria) of Hanna, AB; nieces and nephews: Tara (Jason), Cheryl, Lydel, Mike, Rachel, Darren, Treena (Shaun), Corey (Kim), Preston and Aaron; several grand nieces and nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins. Memorial Mass will be held on Saturday, June 14, 2003 at 10:30 A.M. in Immaculate Conception R.C. Church, Quinton, SK with Rev Peter Tong, Celebrant and Rev. T. B. Roy, Con-Celebrant. Interment to follow in Quinton R.C. Cemetery.
MIDDELKAMP - Bernard. On Friday November 26, 2004, Bernard passed away peacefully in the General Hospital at the age of 82 years. He leaves to mourn his loving wife of 61 years Jean; daughter Judy (Terry) Curtis; son's Wayne (Helen), Jim; grandchildren, Lindsey, Adrienne, Graeme, Janel, and Elena; brother Albert (Ruth); brother-in-law Peter Huywan, as well as nieces, nephews and other relatives. Bernard was born in Quinton, SK on December 1, 1921 and was raised on a farm in Raymore, SK. He enlisted in the army on January 6, 1943. He was posted overseas and served during the war. Bernard was employed by Imperial Oil for 32 years. He achieved many safe driving awards throughout his career. Bernard was dedicated to his family and friends. He loved to entertain and always enjoyed company and cards. We will celebrate his life and return to God on what would have been his 83 birthday. PRAYERS will be held at the Regina Funeral Home, Hwy#1 East, on Tuesday November 30, 2004 at 7:00 pm. A FUNERAL SERVICE will be held at Mount Olive Lutheran Church, 2015 4th Ave. North, Regina on Wednesday December 1, 2004 at 1:00 pm with Rev. Terry Defoe officiating.
NAGY - Eva (nee Sich), devoted mother and grandmother, late of Pioneer Village, Southey, Sask, formerly of Quinton, Sask, passed away suddenly on Tuesday, March 12, 2002. Born May 6, 1914. Predeceased by her husband Frank in 1977; brothers John, Steve and Joe; sisters Katie, Theresa, Mary and Rose and one great grandson Shawn. Eva is survived by her twin brother Frank of Raymore; daughters Marion (John) Dimen of Regina, Agnes (Ralph) Brockman of Quinton, Helen (Walter) Bellegarde of Regina; son Joseph (Irene) of Regina; twelve grandchildren; seventeen great grandchildren and five great great grandchildren. Prayers will be held on Friday, March 15, 2002 at 7:30 p.m. in Immaculate Conception Church, Quinton, Sask. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, March 16, 2002 at 10:30 a.m. also at Immaculate Conception Church with Rev. G. Lindenbach and Rev. T. Roy concelebrants. Interment will follow in Quinton Cemetery.
NAGY - John Joseph passed away peacefully on August 15, 2011 at the age of 65. He leaves to cherish his memory his wife Lynn, son John (Wendy). There will be a celebration of John's life on Saturday, August 20, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. at Quinton Hall.
NAGY - Raymond (March 28, 1952 - October 13, 2013). It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing of Raymond Nagy on Sunday, October 13, 2013 at the age of 61 years. Ray will be missed and lovingly remembered by his daughters Audrey (Dave), Ashley (Albert), and Crystal (Jordan) his loving grandchildren: Zachary, Duncan, Marshall, Katelyn, Lucas, Tessa, Olivia, Conner, Carter, Caleb and Zoe as well as many other relatives and friends. Ray has five surviving siblings, Jim Nagy, Dianne (Rick) Dalio, Eric Nagy, Brian Nagy and Jerry (Louise) Nagy; he is predeceased by his wife Eveline, children Elanne and Marc, parents John and Theresa and brother John. He was once active in hockey playing with Quinton Sabres and fastball with Quinton Cardinals. He enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren, his friends and other family. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at Roman Catholic Church, Quinton, SK on Monday, October 21, 2013 at 11 a.m. Viewing will be held prior to the service. Interment to follow at Quinton Hall.
OLIVER - Carma Geraldine passed away on Friday, July 17th, 2009 at the Regina General Hospital. She is lovingly remembered by her daughter, Tanya (Damien) Oliver and her children of Monterey, CA, and her son, Michael and his daughter of Quinton, SK. A Vigil of Prayer will be held on Tuesday, July 21st, 2009 at 7:00 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, July 22nd, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. Both services will be held from Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church, Quinton, SK.
PAETZ - Rose passed away peacefully on Dec. 24, 2002. She was born to Jacob and Elizabeth Degenstein on Jan. 14, 1914. She is survived by her daughter Agnes (John) York and her children Daryl Ullman (Janice Elliot) and daughter Chelsea; Ken (Terry) Ullman and sons Jonathon and Jordan; Kathy (Ed) Naf; and Janice Clark (Joel Grey); and daughter Hedy (Bruce) Bany and their children, Marcia (Garth) Reid and daughter Brittany; and son Brent (Irma) Bany and daughter Jaclyn. Also surviving are her sister and brother-in-law Clara (Bill) Bugry; sister-in-laws: Minnie Degenstein, Theresa Degenstein, Mary Degenstein, Magdalene Kampert and Mary Paetz and one brother-in-law John Senft. She is predeceased by husbands Tom Kampert and Albert Paetz and son-in-law Ed Ullman, brothers and sisters Carrie Schlotter (Henry), Alex (Frances), Lena (Otto) Schuler; Frank Joe; Art; John; Tim and Ella Senft. Also predeceased by her are in-laws Ludwig Kampert and his wife; Johanna and Tony Pauloski; Steve and Katie Kampert; John Kampert; Regina and Alphonse Friederich, Martin and Otto Paetz. Rose was an avid gardener; had many hobbies; enjoyed her family; loved to travel and had a great sense of humour. Her deep faith gave great purpose and meaning to her life. Prayer services will be held at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 26, from the Chapel of St. Anne's Residence at 2902 Louise Street. Funeral Mass and interment will take place at the Immaculate Conception Church in Quinton, SK on Friday, Dec. 27 at 2 p.m.
POUWELLS - Arnold, late of Sunset Estates, Saskatoon and formerly of Quniton, SK, passed away peacefully at St. Paul's Hospital, Saskatoon on Friday, December 14, 2001 at the age of 67 years. Our dear husband, father and grandfather will be greatly missed by his loving wife of 43 years, Julia; five daughters; Melinda (Major Ken McKay) Kingston, Ont., and their four children; Rhianne, Brendan, Sarah and Devin; Claudette (Charles) Krikau, Waldheim, SK., and their two daughters Christine and Amanda; Nadine (Greg) Ager, Scout Lake, SK, and their four children Camille, Savannah, Buck and Decker; Renita (Dan) Mannion, Saskatoon, SK., and their two sons, Matthew and Michael; Lynette (Ron) Pomerleau, Edmonton, AB., and their two children, Chelsey and Dylan. Also surviving are his seven brothers and sisters, Eva, Leo (Nell), Trudy (Mike), Martha (Joe), Herman, Margaret (John) and Jerry (Lillian) and numerous nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his father, William, his mother, Theodora, and his brother Willy. Arnold was born in Rockglen, SK on December 31st, 1933. He farmed in the Quinton district and later Arnold and Julia moved to Saskatoon where he worked for The Commissionaires for ten years until his retirement. The family expresses their sincere appreciation to the doctors, nurses and staff of St. Paul's Hospital. A special note of gratitude is extended to the staff from the Renal Unit at St. Paul's Hospital for the wonderful, loving care they gave our husband and father over the last three years. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the St. Paul's Hospital Foundation - Renal Unit (1702 20th St. West, Saskatoon, S7M 0Z9). The Vigil of Prayer will be held on Monday, December 17, 2001 at 7:30 p.m. and Funeral Liturgy will be celebrated on Tuesday, December 18, 2001 at 11:00 a.m. both services from Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church, Quinton, SK., celebrated by Rev. Fr. Gary Lindenbach. Rite of Committal will follow in the Immaculate Conception Parish Cemetery.
SCHACHTEL - Anna Marie (nee Schneider) August 14th, 1921 - November 5th, 2013. It is with sadness and joy that we announce the passing of our mother, grandmother and great grandmother, Mary, at her home at St. Josephís in Saskatoon surrounded by her family. She is loved and cherished by her 9 living children, Sr. Judy, SMS, Allan (Gay), Gary (Linda), Marilyn Forden (John), Lorne (Sally), Wayne (Catheryn), JoAnne (Jeremy) Askew, John (Cindy), Marie (Ron) Letendre; son-in-law, Alvin Gerencser; 19 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren: Leanne (Daxton) Lesko and daughter Lauren; Loriann (Sean) Pedersen and children Ben and Anna; Kim (Alison) Gerencser and daughter Alexis; Bryanna (Adam) Doleman and sons Aidan and Elijah; Ryan (Tomoko) Schachtel; Rory (Linda) Schachtel and children Micaiah, Creston and Kaliyah; Gretta (Brendon) Sayers; Jason (Carolyn) Forden and daughter Evelyn; Missy (Robert) Aday and son Noah; Raelyn (Tim) Harrison and daughters, Zoe and Shiloh, Kyle (Dawn) Schachtel, Curtis (Jenna) Gerencser; Janelle (Mike) Nowosad and son Jax; Kate Schachtel; Michael St. Arnaud; Mary Arnatt; Michael Schachtel; Anthony and Matthew Panattoni-Schachtel; one sister, Lorraine Sherritt; two brothers, John and Tony (Lorraine) Schneider; sister-in-law, Bertha Dionne, as well as many nieces and nephews, cousins and friends. She was predeceased by her husband John; daughters, Lorraine Schachtel and Janine Gerencser; grandson, Keith Forden; son-in-law, Ray Arnatt; parents; sisters, Clemy(Pete) Schmidt, Berdy (Adam) Mayer, Irene (George) Degelman, Fran (Peter) Klotz, Clare (Phil) Selinger, in-laws, Pauline Schneider and Jack Sherritt. Mary was born in Kronau, the eldest of nine children born to John Schneider and Christina (Ebenal). She attended school at St. Josephís in Regina and left school after completing her Grade X following the sudden passing of her father. She helped raise her siblings as well becoming a hair dresser for a local salon in Regina. On October 28th, 1942 she married John Schachtel. Following the war in 1946, they moved to Quinton to farm and raise their eleven children. In 1976 they retired to their new home in Humboldt and for twenty three years they enjoyed travelling and spending time at the lake with family and friends. In 2003 she was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. In 2006 she moved to St. Annís Place in Saskatoon and in 2008 when her independence began failing, she moved to Prairie Springs home. Since January, 2010 she has been content at St. Josephís Home for the love and care she received. Our Mother had a deep faith and many incredible gifts that she shared over the years. Her life was busy being a supportive, faithful and loving wife for 57 years, loving and caring for her eleven children with a strong and gentle nature. Her eyes would light up when she held and caressed her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She was the heart of our home and gave unselfishly and unconditionally. She was an active member of the CWL and enjoyed singing in the church choir. Special Thanks to the Sisters, Nurses and Staff at St. Josephís for their loving care of our Mother over the last four years. In lieu of flowers, donations for Mom would be appreciated if directed to St. Josephís Home (33 Valens Drive, Saskatoon, S7L 3S2) or to Immaculate Conception Parish Fund Cemetery (Box 73, Quinton, S0A 3G0). The Vigil for Mary will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, November 11th. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, November 12th. Both services will be held at Holy Spirit Roman Catholic Church (114 Kingsmere Place, Saskatoon). Following the reception, the Rite of Committal will take place at 3:30 p.m. at the Immaculate Conception Parish Cemetery in Quinton, SK
SCHACHTEL - Barbara (nee Palfy) October 1, 1914 - October 21, 2003. Barbara was born to Steven and Kathleen Palfy in the Plunkett, SK area, grew up there on a farm and attended Golden Hill School. She married Paul on November 7, 1940, and they raised their family on a farm near Quinton, SK. Her husband died several years before her on November 19, 1992. She was the last surviving member of her family, predeceased by her parents, an aunt Mary, a sister Mary (Edward) Comeault, and eight brothers: John (as an infant), Steve, Paul (Florence), Laddie, Jim (Julia), Frank, Bill (Magdie), Mickey (Margaret). She was also predeceased by brothers and sisters-in-law: Gottlieb (Vera) Schachtel, John Schachtel, Mary (Vince) Prokop, Tina Schachtel, Sister Henrietta Schachtel, OSU, Fran Gates, John Degelman and Bob Dionne. She is remembered with love by: her daughters Theresa (Zyg) Zabek, Margaret (Pete) McCracken, Bernadette Senft, Mary (Lee) Sarauer, Barbara (Martin) Morhart, twelve grandchildren: Lisa (Doug) Ransome, Chris Zabek, Robin (Tara) Zabek, Kitt (Blake) Rothstein, Sean (Carly) McCracken, Rebecca McCracken, Sam McCracken, Tara (Shane) Lodewyck, Devon Sarauer, Rachell Sarauer, Jeremy Morhart, Tyler Morhart; three great grandchildren: Eden, Tayce and Phoenix Rothstein; several sisters and brothers-inlaw: Annie Palfy, Bessie Palfy, Annie Balasz, Fannie Degelman, Mary Schachtel, Vera and Mike Degelman, Bertha Dionne, Phil Gates and numerous nieces and nephews as well as some very dear friends in Quinton and further afield. We remember her as a wonderful loving mother who enjoyed her flower garden, picking berries, sewing, quilting and visiting with friends and family. Mom had a deep reverence for our Lord Jesus, in the Eucharist, attending daily Mass for much of her adult life and prayed countless prayers for all those she loved. Thank you mom, for being you. The Vigil of Prayer will be held on Monday, October 27th, at 7:00 p.m. The Funeral Liturgy will be celebrated on Tuesday, October 28th at 10:00 a.m. Both services from the Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church in Quinton, SK with Rev. Father T.B. Roy as celebrant. Rite of Committal to follow at Immaculate Conception Parish Cemetery.
SCHLOSSER - Anne (nee Bentz). On November 15, 2003 our beloved Anne passed away suddenly at the age of 84 years. Predeceased by her husband Peter in 1986 and her brothers George, Nick, Mick, John, and her sisters Pauline and Bernice. Anne will be lovingly remembered by her children Margaret (Eugene) Senft, Marian (Joe) Nemeth, Jim (Janet) Schlosser, Lydia (Greg) Kapell; grandchildren Brian, Donna (Gary) & Gwen (Barry), Vaughn (Angie) & Darren, Joanne, Jenifer, Jason & Janice; Tricia, Nevin & Kyle; great grandchildren Rachelle & Dylan, Travis, Melissa & Shandel, Kelsey, Matthew & Raesha, Tenesha; as well as one brother Philip; sisters Florence, Ida (Bob) Neuman, Jackie (Joe) Lantz. The Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, November 19, 2003 at 11:00 AM in St. James R.C. Church, Southey, SK, with Rev. Gary Lindenbach, celebrant. Interment at Quinton Cemetery at a later date.
SCHREMPEL - Marie (nee Wulff) 1919 - 2013. Marie passed away peacefully on Sunday, November 25, 2013. She was predeceased by her husband Rudy in 1995, parents; Frederick and Louise Wulff, mother-in-law; Alma Klass, grandson; Darin Schrempel, brother; Frank (Gertrude) Wulff, sister; Louise (Wilfred) Dimond, brother Hans. She is survived by; Shirly (Alice) Schrempel, Randy (Rose) Schrempel, Alleda (Bernie) Orban, Grandchildren; Kelly Schrempel, Wendy Schrempel, Cory Ollette, Dawn (Kevin) Lang, Debbie Schrempel-Fiala, Sheldon (Donna) Orban, Ria Orban (Dan Fellinger), eleven great-grandchildren, one great-great granddaughter, eight extended family, and many family and friends. A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, November 30, 2013, at Trinity Lutheran Church, Quinton SK at 2:00 pm. We wish to thank the staff at Cupar and District Nursing Home and Silver Heights Nursing Home, Raymore, for the wonderful care she received.
SEARLE - Elizabeth "Elis" was born on a farm near Quinton, Sask on April 1, 1918 and died peacefully at her home in Regina on January 10, 2004. She was predeceased by her husband Bill in 1976; parents Nicholas and Susanna; brothers, Peter, Nicholas and John; and sisters; Eva Miller, Anne Silzer, and Emma Beug. She is survived by sisters Theresa Oehler of Strasbourg, Sask. and Joan McMartin of Powell River, B.C., and brother-in-law, Arthur Beug of Regina as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Elis moved to Toronto in 1941. It was there that she was introduced to the Salvation Army, becoming involved in the ladies group. She met and married Alfred George (Bill) Searle, a sargent-major at Harbor Light. After Bill's death and Elis's retirement, she returned to Saskatchewan in 1983. Elis loved to travel, taking trips to Europe, the Philippines, Australia, New Zealand, Israel and the U.S.A. as well as visiting relatives and friends in B.C. and Ontario. She was also active in the Salvation Army senior program and fundraisers. Playing cards, Scrabble and crosswords were a passion. She will be greatly missed by her surviving relatives and many friends. A memorial service will be held at the Salvation Army Downtown community Church, 2021 McIntyre St., on Saturday January 17, 2004 at 1:00 pm. Captain Denise Walker will be conducting the memorial service. Following Elis's wishes, interment will take place in Toronto at a later date.
SEBASTIAN - George, born September 17, 1926, passed away peacefully on Friday, February 28, 2014 at Wascana Rehab Centre at the age of 87. He was predeceased by his parents and foster parents. He will be forever loved by his wife of 64 years, Gladys; daughter Elaine (Jim) Roughsedge; son Scott (Lynda) Sebastian; daughter Bonnie (Ron) Engel; son Kim (Evelyn) Sebastian; grandchildren and great-grandchildren. George was born in the Arbury district. Farming was his passion, and he continued to farm until he was in his early 80's. In his spare time he enjoyed berry picking, fishing, old cars, photography and wood working. He was also a long standing member of the Knights of Columbus. George and Gladys retired to Southey, enjoying many years with their friends there. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, March 6, 2014 at Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church, Quinton, SK. Rite of Committal will take place at a later date.
SENTES - Lillian L. (nee Bannicke), beloved wife of James of Saskatoon and formerly of Quinton, SK passed away suddenly on Wednesday, January 14th, 2004 at the age of 85 years. A private memorial will be held. The family invites everyone to a reception at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, January 17th from the Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Parish Hall, Saskatoon.
SICH - Frank. It is with great sadness that Frank's family announces his passing on Monday February 5, 2007 at the age of 92 at Lestock Hospital. Predeceased by his wife, parents, 5 sisters and 3 brothers. Left to cherish his memory are his 4 children Rose (Owen), Vicki (Harry), Frank (Rita) and Arnold (Elena), 9 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren, numerous other relatives and friends. A Funeral Mass will be held at Immaculate Conception R.C. Church, Quinton on Friday February 9, 2007 at 11 AM. Interment will be at a later date.
ULLMAN - Theresa. Early morning on Friday, February 17th, 2006 our Mom passed away peacefully in her sleep at the age of 90. She was predeceased by Dad, Rudolph Ullman and her sister, Lena McAfee. She is survived by her three sons, Owen (Rose), Brian (Ruth) and Arden (Sandy); 6 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren; sisters Emma Dosdall, Minnie Kunitz and Gladys Sebastien and brother Rudy Frankl; as well as many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. After selling the farm in Quinton, Mom and Dad retired to Regina in 1977. They made many friends on Glasgow Crescent where she enjoyed her garden, cooking for family and friends as well as sewing, making quilts and afghans. After Dad passed away in 1987, she moved into Kleisinger Crescent where she made new friends. In January of this year, she moved into Mutchmor Lodge to pamper herself where she thoroughly enjoyed her last days. Prayers for family and friends will be held at the Church of Immaculate Conception in Quinton at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, February 20th. Funeral Services will be held at the Church of Immaculate Conception in Quinton at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday February 21st. Interment in the Quinton R.C. Cemetery.
URSULAN - Agatha (nee Gyorfi) passed away peacefully on October 31, 2012 at Silver Heights Care Home in Raymore SK at the age of 90. Predeceased by her loving husband Max on April 6, 2006 and son-in-law Glen Gentles on September 4, 2010: Agatha is survived by sons Alvin of Quinton, SK, Raymond (Judy) daughters Shirley Gentles and Beverly (Stan) Ollinger all of Regina; nine grandchildren and eight great grandchildren; two sisters, Elsie Moldowan and Giz Wideman of Punnichy and one brother Vince of Fort QuíAppelle. Agatha was born on February 28, 1922 on the Gyorfi homestead. Agatha married Max on October 26, 1939 and became a farm wife and mother where she kept busy doing farm chores and raising her family. Agatha always had a large garden where she canned and preserved the fruits of her labor. In 1969, they moved to Quinton where she raised just as large a garden, babysat and was custodian of the Post Office for a number of years. On February 6, 2012 she became a resident of Silver Heights Care Home. The family wishes to thank all the special care givers of Silver Heights that took such great care of Agatha. Funeral Mass will be held on Monday, November 5, 2012 at 11:00 AM in the Immaculate Conception R.C. Church in Quinton, SK with Very Rev. Francis Plaparampil, Celebrant. Interment to follow in the Quinton Catholic Cemetery.
URSULAN - Alvin Steve Ursulan (January 14, 1940 - February 15, 2014). Alvin of Quinton, Sask. passed away peacefully on Saturday, February 15, 2014 at the All Nations’ Healing Hospital in Fort Qu’Appelle at the age of 74, after a short battle with Cancer. Predeceased by his parents, Max and Agatha and brother-in-law Glen Gentles. Alvin is survived by his wife, Mardel, daughters Candise Piller, Shelly (Rainer) Bahr, son Jason (Tiffany) and grandchildren, Darren, Tyson and Peyton, brother Raymond (Judy), sisters Shirley Gentles, Beverly (Stan) Ollinger and nieces and nephews. Funeral Mass will be held on Friday, February 21, 2014 at 11:00 am in the Immaculate Conception R.C. Church, Quinton, with Rev Joseph Kuruvilla. Interment to follow at the Quinton Catholic Cemetery.
URSULAN - Max Ursulan passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 6, 2006 at Silver Heights Special Care Home at the age of 96. Predeceased by his parents; brothers, Andrew and Nick; and sister, Rose Lang; Max is survived by his loving wife of 66 1/2 years, Agatha; sons, Alvin, Consort, AB and Ray (Judy); daughters, Shirley (Glen) Gentles and Bev (Stan) Ollinger all of Regina, SK; 9 grandchildren; 3 great grandsons; 1 brother, Steve (Joyce) Kelowna, B.C.; 4 sisters: Anne Langenburger and Mary Lee both of Saskatoon, SK, Thersea Gyorfi and Beth Roberts both of Kelowna, B.C. Max was born February 24, 1910 on the family homestead. He started farming in 1936 on the homestead. Max married Agatha Gyorfi on Oct. 26, 1939 and continued farming until the fall of 1969 when he and Agatha made their home in Quinton. He continued helping Alvin with the farm work for a few more years. The first winter in town Max assisted as the caretaker of the skating rink. Max became a resident of Silver Heights Special Care Home in October 2002. Funeral Mass will be held on Monday, April 10, 2006 at 10:30 A.M. in the Immaculate Conception R.C. Church, Quinton, SK with Rev. Peter Nguyen, Celebrant. Interment to follow in the Quinton Catholic Cemetery.
WALTER - Gladys (nee Loreth) of Quinton, Sask., passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 5, 2005 at the age of 71 years. She was predeceased by her beloved husband, Robert; her parents, Annie and Stanley; and brothers Alvin and Ronald. Gladys is survived by her sons Dwayne (Joanne) Foam Lake and James (Myrna), Quinton; daughters Denise (Eldon) Sebastian, Quinton and Janice (Kasey) Krietemeyer, Regina; three sisters Vivian Leszczynski, Agnes Weber and Doreen (Leroy) Gorski; 11 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday, April 9, 2005 at 11:00 a.m. in the Immaculate Conception R.C. Church, Quinton with Reverend P.T. Nguyen, Celebrant. Interment will follow in the Quinton R.C. Cemetery.
WEBER - Butch Cletus Joseph Weber. Butch passed away August 12, 2011 at home in Fort Saskatchewan, SK. He was 68 years old. Predeceased by his father William Weber. He is survived by his mother Agnus, wife Brenda, daughters Nicole, Dani, Twyla and Sheri (Barry), his grandchildren Jacob, Jarred and Jenna. Brothers Ron (Joyce) Wilf and Dick (Judy), sisters MariAnn (Frank), Cindy (Lyle), Helen (Leonard), Lorianne (Murray), Jane (Lorne), Kathy, Eileen (Tim). Sisters-in-law Madeline (Don), Barb, brothers-in-law Art (Ann), Dennis & Geoff (Gloria) as well as numerous nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews. He was born and raised in Quinton, SK. Butch loved driving trucks. He covered many miles throughout his 50 year career. Meeting many people and making many friendships along the way. When he wasn't on the road he enjoyed spending time with his family at home. He will be fondly remembered and truly missed by all. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Heart and Stoke Foundation. A memorial service will be held Friday, August 19, 2011 at 10:30am at the Quinton Roman Catholic Church. With interment to follow. Luncheon will be held at the Quinton Hall.
WEBER - Sister Mechtildis (Seraphine) Weber, OSU, (Prelate) was called into eternal life on April 19, 2005 at St. Joseph's Home in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. She was 91 years old. Daughter of John and Mary (Hector) Weber, Sister Mechtildis was born in Quinton, Saskatchewan on July 5, 1913, the youngest of ten children. In 1932 she entered the Ursuline Congregation and made her first profession in 1934. Her early teaching was at Denzil and Tramping Lake and later she served as High School principal at Prelate Public, Goodsoil, Primate and Tramping Lake Schools. A multi-talented educator, she coached sports teams and directed choral and drama groups and served as a counsellor for the international "Up With People " movement. She taught psychology at Alberta College in Edmonton for 13 years and in her last fifteen years of ministry served as director of the Edmonton Archdiocesan Renewal Services Centre. In 2001, she moved to Saskatoon, spending her last years at St. Angela Merici Residence and St. Joseph's Home. Her Ursuline Community expresses sincere gratitude to the Sisters of St. Joseph and the staff for their competent and compassionate care of Sister Mechtildis. Left to cherish her memory are the Ursuline Sisters; her special nephew, James (Paula) Weber; nieces and nephews and numerous friends. She was predeceased by her mother in 1927; her father in 1943; her sisters, Hedwig, Marie, Elsie, Tillie and Anne; her brothers, Otto, Jack, Ed and Bill. A Vigil will be celebrated at St. Angela Merici Residence (125 Cree Crescent, Saskatoon) at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 21st. The Mass of Resurrection will be celebrated at St. Angela's Convent, Prelate, SK at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, April 22nd. Rite of Committal will be in the Prelate Cemetery.