KNIEVEL - The family of Francis Joseph Knievel announce with sadness his peaceful passing surrounded by family on April 27 at the age of 79 at the Royal Alexandra Hospital in Edmonton from a brief three month but courageous battle with renal cell cancer. Francis was born on October 17, 1931, the oldest child of eleven to Anton and Ena Knievel. Francis was raised on the farm near Trochu and attended Pontmain School from grade 1-12. On June 9, 1954 Francis married Annette Hermary of Red Deer and t

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PARRY, Brian

Brian Parry - September 22, 1943 - April 26, 2011~Brian, father, grandfather and brother passed away on April 26, 2011 at the age of 67 after a lengthy battle with cancer. Brian was born to Oliver and Kay Parry on September 22, 1943 in Calgary, Alberta. He was raised on the family farm where he enjoyed an adventurous life playing in the trees, building forts and causing trouble with his sisters. His first dog, Chummy, began his life long love of animals. Brian was ten when the family moved

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MAY, Frederick Albert

Frederick Albert May - January 30, 1920 - April 15, 2011 - Frederick Albert May passed away at the Linden Nursing Home on Friday, April 15, 2011 at the age of 91 years. Fred was born in Reading, England on January 30, 1920. Fred grew up in the farming community of Rocky Mountain House. In his early twenties, he accepted the Lord as his Saviour and he lived his decision all of his life. After his return from serving in World War 2, he met and married Fern Hepburn on June 5, 1946. Together t

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DUMONTIER, Elda

DUMONTIER - It is with great sadness we announce the passing of our beloved mother, grandmother and great- grandmother, Elda DuMontier on April 22nd, 2011 at the age of 98 years. Elda journeyed to heaven peacefully following a constant vigil by family members and a fantastic Palliative Care team. Elda was born on December 16, 1912 in Cluny Alberta to Hermedous and Annie Maurice. She married Leo DuMontier September 30, 1939. She was predeceased by her parents, her husband, two brothers and a sis

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