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Margaret “Ruth” Pratt was born to Henrietta and Fred Jackson on July 7, 1928 in Edmonton. She began her life in Clover Bar, Alta., near what is now Sherwood Park. The oldest of four children, Ruth learned early on that…

Leona Margaret Keshen, known to most of us as Marge, was born in Birch Hills, Sask. on July 23, 1937 to Emily McNabb. Marge was raised by her grandparents and grew up as a sister to Emily and her siblings.…

It is with great sadness that the family of Dorine St. Pierre announce her passing on Sunday, April 9, 2017 at the age of 56 years. Dorine [nee Lacourse] was was born April 7, 1961, in McLennan. She was the…

Brett William Jackson, of Edmonton, unexpectedly passed away at the age of 24 years on April 6, 2017. He is survived by: his parents, Larry Jackson and Holly Hewko, of High River, AB; stepmother Cherie Jackson; surrogate parents Frank and…

Olga Mildred Wight, beloved wife of the late Kenneth Wight, passed away on Wednesday, March 15, 2017 in Edmonton, at the age of 79 years. Olga is survived and lovingly remembered by her three children: Carol [Steve] Schafer of Athabasca;…

Chester Joseph Lysiak passed away on March 27, 2017, after a courageous battle with cancer, at the age of 66 years. Chester leaves to cherish his memory: his partner and companion, Val Welling; his son, Christopher [Jessica] Lysiak and their…

Lewis William Ram- stead, of Stony Plain, AB., and formerly of High Prairie, passed away on Feb. 20, 2017 at the age of 82 years, surrounded by his family. He is survived by: his loving wife of 55 years, two…

John Wasylyk passed away on Thursday, March 16 at the age of 83 years. John lived and farmed north of Kinuso since 1953. He was a loving son, brother and uncle. He is survived by: his sister, Elsie [Ray] Duchesneau;…

Chris Clegg South Peace News One of the most passionate and important founders of the Lakeland Eagles has passed away. Ronald Francis McKenzie was 79. He served on the first executive and worked tirelessly for the team for many years,…

On March 8, 2017, our beloved mother, grandmother, and great- grandmother, Augustine “Christine” Feschuk, passed away at the age of 96 years. She will be forever in the hearts of her children: James [Marcella] Feschuk of Edmonton; daughter Donna Fes-…

Surrounded by loved ones, Peter A. V. Dalton of Enderby, B.C. passed away March 7, 2017 at age of 83 years in Salmon Arm, B.C. Peter was born Oct. 22, 1933 in Edmonton to Joseph and Mathilde [nee Gagnon] of…

With sorrow, the family of Frederick Allan Rusaw announce his passing on Feb. 11, 2017 at the age of 72 years. He is survived by: his children, Jim [Melody], Curtis [Shaunna], Gary [Shelley], and Annette [Richard]; his grandchildren, Chaya, Shauncel…

Inier Cardinal Eulogist Charles Joseph Walter McLeod was born on Jan. 26, 1922 and passed away on Jan. 20, 2017 at the age of 94 years. Charles was born in Grouard to John Jack McLeod and Nora McDermott. Charles was…

Louis Maxwell Anderson was born May 15, 1924 in Kapown, which is across the bay from Grouard, to Alice Supernault and Peter Anderson. He was third youngest in a family of nine children. Because of an illness in the family…
Former Kinuso businessman, councillor passes away

Chris Clegg South Peace News A well-known Kinuso man known for his no-nonsense style of politics has passed away. Richard John “Rick” McCotter was 69 years old. McCotter, originally from Kinuso before moving to Flatbush years ago, was very active…