WALLS, Winnifred

With great sadness, the family of Winnifred “Winnie” Walls announces her passing on August 25, 2021 at the age of 85 years young. She is predeceased by both of her parents, her brother, and her sister. She is survived by her only son Tim Walls, grandchildren Brad, Corey, Tara, and many great grandchildren. Mom was born on February 3, 1936 and raised on a farm North of Linden, AB. She moved to Calgary and was a draftsperson for an oil company. She resided in Calgary until moving to S

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FOLKMANN, John Christian

John Christian Folkmann Jr. was born in January 1931 in Didsbury, Alberta. He was raised on a farm west of town. John was baptized, confirmed and attended Young Peoples at Redeemer Lutheran Church. It was there he met the love of his life, Beatrice. They were married December 3, 1952. John and Beatrice moved east of Torrington, where they farmed for over 60 years. John contributed a great deal to the community. He belonged to the Odds and Ends square dance club, the Big Game Trophy Club and Tor

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ISAAC, Gladys

With great sorrow we announce the passing of Gladys Isaac on August 16, 2021, surrounded by family at Westview Care Centre. Gladys Isaac was born January 27, 1929, in Linden, Alberta and was the 4th of 9 children born to C.C. and Anna Toews. Her childhood was spent on the family farm. Mom lost her hearing in High School but still got her high school diploma, went to Bible School and Business College. She lived and worked in Calgary until she married William Isaac on March 25, 1961. After gettin

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Gary Wayne Barkman; husband, dad, grandpa, and great-grandpa, was born June 3, 1951, at Three Hills, AB, to Ben and Annie Barkman. He peacefully passed to his heavenly home on August 10, 2021. Gary took his schooling at Dr. Elliott School in Linden, AB. He gave his heart to God at an early age and was baptized, becoming a member of the Church of God in Christ Mennonite. Gary was always concerned we would all make it to Heaven. Going to church was important to him, even when he was so tired and s

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