SORENSEN, Lars Norgarrd

SORENSEN - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Lars Norgarrd Sorensen at the age of 94. He was born on June 15, 1916 in Hadsund, Denmark and was predeceased by his parents, one brother and one sister. He will be dearly missed by his wife Joanne (Joan) of sixty-five years, four sons, Larry (Sherry) from Calgary, Allen (Diana) from Acme, Kenneth (Beverley) from Australia and Murray (Ingrid) from Acme, seven grandchildren, Kelly, Kristina, Stephen, Greg, Breanne, Shawn and Rya

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FISCHER - It is with sadness that the family of Sophie Fischer announces her passing. Sophie passed away on Febuary 8 at the Didsbury care centre. As a young lady Sophie moved to the Acme area to work on the Fischer farm where she met and married Reinhold. They farmed in for many years before moving into Acme to enjoy their retirement. Later they moved to Beiseker until they moved to the seniors lodge in Crossfield. From Crossfield Sophie moved to the long term care centre in Didsbury. Sophie is

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CLEARWATER, Bryan John

CLEARWATER - Bryan John Clearwater (BJ) of Huxley, Alberta, passed away Feb. 11th 2011 at Three Hills, Alberta, after a long battle with cancer. BJ  was born May 16th,1969 in Owaka, New Zealand. He grew up on his father's sheep and cattle farm, on the west coast near the Waitomo caves. He spent his days riding his horse and pig hunting. BJ came to Huxley area in 1991 as an Agricultural Exchange student, working for Bruce Hogg and Gary Adams. He then spent three years sheep grazin

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KALLIS, Albert (Slim) Welhelm

KALLIS, Albert (Slim) Welhelm ~ Albert Welhelm (Slim) Kallis was born to Edward and Emma (Summerfelt) Kallis on a farm near Hay Lakes, AB on December 31, 1922 into a family of (4) four brothers, Reinholt, Benny, Henry, Leopolt and (3) three sisters Lydia (Trempner), Alma (Walters) , and Freida (Alm). Of the siblings, only Leo & Freida remain living, in Edmonton and Camrose respectively. Albert was raised on farms in the Hay Lakes and New Sarepta districts. He pitched fastball for many years

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