WILSON, Debra Maxine

Debra Maxine Wilson (Thiessen), born June 24, 1955, in Three Hills, Alberta, to Roy and Jeanne Thiessen, passed away on February 24, 2024, in Didsbury, Alberta. Debbie was the oldest of four siblings. Debbie attended elementary school in Linden for her first three years before the family relocated to Three Hills, where she would graduate from high school. She was always focused and diligent, receiving top marks during her school years. Her outlook was bright and positive, spreading that among p

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DEANS, David

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of David Deans of Didsbury on February 15, 2024, at the age of 67. David was born and raised in Three Hills, where he met his wife of 44 years, Brenda. They later relocated to Calgary, where he worked as a Glazier for Cascade Glass for 15 years. The next move was to Merritt, where their son Bill was born, and where David started a lengthy career in hardware retail. David, Brenda and Bill moved to Didsbury in 1998, where they have stayed ever

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DOWNE, Anne (Annie) Walker (Gardiner)

It is with deepest sorrow that we announce the loss of our beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and great-great-grandmother. Anne was born in Kirkcaldy, Scotland, on September 1, 1924, and passed away on February 10, 2024, at the Continuing Care Unit in Drumheller. Anne is survived by her daughter Carol, son Dave (Annette), eight grandchildren, nineteen great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild. Surviving siblings include Bob of Kelowna and Dennis of Calgary. She was preced

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BOESE, Gordon Wilfred

August 27, 1932 – February 4, 2024

Wilfred Boese passed away peacefully in Olds, Alberta on February 4, 2024, at the age of 91. He was a kind-hearted, patient, gentle soul who will be missed deeply. Wilf was born in Swalwell, Alberta to Noah and Annie Boese, the third child of 7 children. In June 1955, he married Shirley Richardson, the love of his life. They raised their 6 children in the house they built in Bowden. He was so proud of every addition to the family that came along and love

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