KENNEDY, Roy

KENNEDY, Roy, more fondly known as Roydie, Grandpa, Pa, Dad or most affectionately, as the "old man" was born in Lower Derby, NB on October 13, 1934. Roy passed away peacefully at the age of 82 on Friday, September 29, 2017 surrounded by family in Innisfail, AB. Roy was a New Brunswick boy at heart and although he lived the majority of his life elsewhere, he would always call that home. At a young age, Roy joined the Canadian Air Force but quickly realized the service wasn't for him. He began h

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KING, Gordon Grose

Gordon Grose King passed away on October 1, 2017 at the age of 104. Gordon was born in Abernethy, Saskatchewan, on March 31, 1913. He came to this community as a baby, and grew up on his parents’ (Fred and Maggie’s) homestead in Ghost Pine. His family’s values of hard work and honesty, and their faith, set Gordon on the path he would follow all his life. Gordon was a respected teacher (Donaldson, Sarcee Butte, Mount Vernon, and Drumheller), and secretary treasurer of the Count

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WRIGHT, James J.

James J. Wright (Jim) was born in Trochu, Alberta in 1940. Jim lived in, and received his formal schooling in Three Hills, until the school of life called and he answered, by taking on a job in an industry that his Mom and Grandmother both earned their livelihoods. Jim worked for Alberta Government Telephones (AGT/Telus) for 35 years as a combination-man, serving many people in the Three Hills vicinity over the years. After retiring from AGT, he worked as the Manager of the Three Hills Golf Clu

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KIDD, Sam

January 13, 1943 - September 15, 2017 - Known to everyone as Sam, Robert Stanley Kidd was the grandson of some of the earliest homesteaders in Elnora. He and his wife Gwen owned and operated Kidd’s Hardware and Groceries for more than 30 years, before building Buffalo Rock Golf Course. After a brief illness, he passed away peacefully in the Three Hills Hospital at the age of 74 on September 15, 2017, surrounded by family. Sam is survived by wife Gwen Kidd, daughter Monica Kidd (husband St

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