Nov. 27, 1927 - June 22, 2017~”The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.” Dad’s quiet demeanor touched us all in some way or another over the years. Jim leaves behind a brother, sons, grandkids, relatives and countless friends and acquaintances. The loss is felt deep and wide. Safe journey, Dad.

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SKOKOWSKI, Eugene

Eugene Skokowski, beloved husband of Ethel Jasman, passed away peacefully on Thursday, June 22, 2017, at Maison Senior Living in Calgary, Alberta. Born at Budlaw, Poland, Eugene came to Canada in 1949. In 1956, he joined United News Wholesales Ltd where he worked as Book Manager and as a very successful book salesman for 32 years before retiring. In 1972 he married Ethel Rosina Jasman and started a long life together in dancing and music. Eugene acted as Secretary for the Main Polish Hall and t

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ANDERSEN, Svend Andrew

Svend, the youngest of five children born to Anders and Magna Andersen, was born on July 8, 1919 in Bingville Alberta. His father passed away in Medicine Hat that winter leaving his mother to move their 5 children to the Danish Colony of Dalum on her own, where she established a homestead on the land that she and Anders had recently purchased. Those early years were a difficult time for the Andersen family, but they managed to survive the harsh winters and formidable obstacles involved, slowly

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C. Delton Yost was born on July 1, 1927 in Trochu, Alberta, and passed away on June 19, 2017 in Delta, BC at 89 years old, just two weeks short of his 90th birthday. A longtime local resident, he graduated from high school and worked in the Imperial Oil and Esso agencies in Trochu, as well as in the hardware and giftware business with his brother Vaughn in Three Hills. He retired in 1992. Delton married Bernice Kary on April 11, 1953. He was a long-serving member of the Trochu Baptist Church unt

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