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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…

William Fredrick Kaiser was born on April 23, 1937 in Berwyn, Alta. to parents Elmer and Mary Kaiser. William was the second oldest of three children. Margaret, his older sister, was unable to say William and he became known to…

Thelma Faye Payne [Beamish] of High Prairie, passed away peacefully in the presence of family on Sept. 14, 2016 after a brief illness at 88 years of age. Faye was born April 6, 1928 in Shoal Lake, Man. and was…

Ted Crawford passed away on Sept. 15, 2016 at the High Prairie Regional Health Complex at the age of 69 years. He had a double lung transplant on Oct. 20, 2005 and after about 11 years they started to fail.…

Sam Peters was born in Barnes Crossing, Sask., to Isaac and Helen Peters, on Dec. 30, 1944. He passed away June 15, 2016 in High Prairie. He was 71 years old. Sam was the second in a family of 11.…

Ethel Mae [Cuthbert] Tanghe was born on Feb. 2, 1919, in Baulder, Man., the eldest of 11 children, to Thomas and Goldie Cuthbert. When she was nine, her family moved to the Peavine area to escape the dustbowl conditions of…

With heavy hearts and a deep sense of loss, the family of Leigh Davies [born Feb. 22, 1945] announces his passing on Sept. 19, 2016 at the age of 71. Leigh will be lovingly remembered by his cherished wife Judy,…

Yvonnette Comeau [L’Heureux] was born in North Battleford, Sask. on Aug. 6, 1920 to Beatrice and Napoleon L’Heureux. When she was nine years of age she moved with her family to Driftpile. Yvonnette went to school at the Peace River…

Shirley Belle [Hayes] Banner, born Sept. 11, 1930, and a long time resident of the High Prairie area, passed away at the age of 86 in Fairview on Sept. 13, 2016 after a brief illness. Her family misses her deeply…

It is with sadness that we announce the passing of Louise Alma Hnydyk [Lemay] at the age of 69 years on Sept. 8, 2016. Louise was born to Henry and Helen [Bedard] Lemay in High Prairie on March 25, 1947.…

Hank Gordon McDermott passed away peacefully with his loving wife by his side, on Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016, at the age of 69 years, after a long battle with cancer. Hank was born on Dec. 20, 1946 in High Prairie.…

Richard [Keith] Stewart was born Sept. 12, 1940 to Pearl and Jack Stewart in High Prairie. He grew up on a farm 3 1/2 miles south of High Prairie with his two sisters, Marilyn and Linda. When he was 18…