CHESHIRE, Mary Elizabeth (Betty)

September 3, 1917 - December 12, 2019~Betty was born in Bodfari, North Wales at home and raised at the Roberts’ family farm, Hendre. The youngest child of Thomas Huxley and Jane (Lloyd) Roberts, Betty attended Howell’s all girls’ school in Denbigh, Denbighshire. After her mother passed at an early age, Betty became a wonderful help to her Dad, learning to cook, clean and help on the farm, where they raised sheep, milk cows, field horses, sheep dogs and pigs. Betty’s love

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Dwight Herman Haller met Jesus and entered the joy of his eternal home of heaven on Monday, January 6, 2020 at the age of 74. He was born on December 20, 1945 to Alex and Emma Haller and was raised in Trochu, Alberta. He attended Berean Bible College after high school graduation from Trochu Valley School. Dwight continued to follow the Lord’s leading on his life by attending Fort Wayne Bible College in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Dwight met Linda here and they married August 8, 1970. They followe

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LUIJKX, Adrian (Art) John

September 2, 1941- December 27, 2019

Art was born in Ulvenhout, Holland to John and Corrie Luijkx. He was the third child of eight. In 1953, at the age of 12, Art and his family immigrated to Canada, where they first settled in the Bluffton-Rimbey, AB area.

Art’s dad, John worked in the dairy business. From 1953 to 1960, their family moved 13 times to various places in BC and Alberta until they settled in Calgary.

Art entered the work force at the age of 16 years old. He began to pursue h

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BOXMA, John

It is with great sadness, that we announce the sudden passing of John Boxma, on Friday, Jan. 3, 2020, after a very brief battle with cancer. He was 85 years old. John Boxma was born in Meedhuizen, Groningen in Holland, on May 27, 1934. He grew up in various farming communities in the Delfzyl area of Holland. He milked cows, and learned a great deal about farm work. In the spring of 1954, John immigrated to Canada. On Feb. 18, 1955, he married Tina. Together, they had six children: Henry, Rita,

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