McKINLAY, Bob

We are saddened to announce the passing of Bob McKinlay of Huxley, AB on Saturday, February 13th. Bob was born September 13th, 1924. Dad lived in the Huxley area all of his 96 years. He was born in the coulees at home, where his parents owned and operated the McKinlay coal mine. Dad drove truck to deliver coal because his parents did not want him working in the mine. Dad loved truck driving and did it most of his life, the longest being for his dear friend Pedar Wik. Dad also told wonderful sto

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JUDT, Adolph Jr

Adolph Judt Jr was born August 24, 1927 in Grossmurbish Austria to Adolf (Maria) just Senior. Adolph, his mother and siblings emigrated to Canada in 1929, joining Adolf Sr. in Estuary SK. In 1947, the family moved to a farm north of Wimborne. There, Adolph Jr. joined his father and brothers in the plastering business as well as working on the farm.

Adolph Jr. enjoyed farming, animals and visiting with friends. He stayed on the farm until health issues saw his moving to Three Hills. Adolph was p

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DEANS, Robert Eddington

March 28, 1927 - January 20, 2021

Bob Deans passed away peacefully on January 20, 2021 at the age of 93 in Calgary. He was the final surviving member of his immediate family. Bob will be sadly missed by his wife, Shirley Deans, with whom he recently celebrated their 69th Wedding Anniversary. He is survived by his son Gord (Pat) Deans and his daughter Joanne (Lynn) Frizzell.

Grandpa also leaves 6 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren - Christie (Derrick), Freddie & Frankie Newman, Heather

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de Beaudrap, Margaret “Luella”

Margaret “Luella” de Beaudrap (nee McCarty) was born February 11, 1931 to parents Frank and Margaurette at Vegreville, Alberta, and passed away peacefully February 17, 2021 at the Vegreville Hospital at the age of 90 years. Luella was predeceased by husband Joe in 2015 and infant son James and leaves to mourn her six children: Francis (Lynn), Denise (Ed) Ogrodnick, Rob (Lori), Bernie (Lynnette), Patty (Ben) Schmidt, and Kathy (Jay) Falkenstine. 17 grandchildren knew her fondly as Gr

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