On October 11th, 2022, Kevin Bruce “Buddy” Pendlebury passed away at the age of 64 at his home in the town of Carbon, Alberta. He will be deeply missed by his extensive family and many friends. Born in Calgary on December 5, 1957, Kevin was well known for big stories, bigger laughs, and an absolutely larger than life personality. His love for his friends and family was dwarfed only by his love of the open road, astride his motorcycle, upon which he’d escape at every opportunit

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BENEDICT, Sharon Maureen (Cochrane)

Sharon Maureen (Cochrane) Benedict was born on September 16, 1941, to Tom and Alma Cochrane in Trochu, Alberta. Sharon and her older brother, Brian, spent their early years living in Equity, and when Sharon was 4 the family moved to Millet and baby sister (and Sharon’s best friend) Mickey, was born. For many years Sharon’s dad worked as a grain buyer and her mom taught elementary school. Sharon attended school in Millet and Wetaskiwin, and later went on to the University of Alberta

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GREEN, Mary E.

Dec. 27, 1932 - Oct. 26, 2022

It is with sadness we announce the passing of Mary Green, daughter of Howard (Shady) and Ann Green. Mary was raised on a farm in the Rumsey area and attended school for nine years there. It was during this time she developed her love of horses and the cut banks of the Red Deer River. Many hours were spent fishing, searching for fossils and riding the range. The family moved to Trochu in 1947, where she attended Potmain School. Following her graduation she moved to

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DOWNE, William Thomas

September 29, 1943 – October 26, 2022

We lost our father, grandfather, brother, uncle, and son. William Thomas Downe, 79, unexpectedly passed away the morning of October 26, in his home. He was a man who saw the best in everyone and enjoyed his days most when they were spent with his kids or grandkids. He is survived by his two children Tina Cassidy (Cliff) and Alan Downe (Jennifer); grandchildren Aidan, Liam, Kaitlyn, Haley, Addison, and Alyssa; his mother Anne Downe; sister Carol Stalke

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