PENNER, David Ralph

David Ralph Penner passed away on September 17, 2016 at the age of 60. Though David had his challenges, he was well-loved by his family and many others. As a child, he enjoyed being on the farm and was involved helping wherever he could. He was an expert at milking the cows! After his parents moved off the farm and to town he was lovingly cared for by Victor and Elmona and their family. He was a helping hand with either throwing bales off the old blue Dodge truck or driving it while Victor thre

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ROBERTSON, Robert Benson

Robert Benson Robertson was born March 5, 1931 and was the treasured son of Fred and Jean Robertson. He passed away peacefully in his sleep on September 20, 2016 after a brief illness. Bob loved the farm and had many stories to share of how farming had changed from the time his grandparents, Charles and Fannie Robertson, homesteaded his land in 1904. Bob took his early schooling at Mt. Olive School just east and south from their home. He graduated from Three Hills High School. With the passing

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FRERE, Pete

May 12, 1926 - September 23, 2016 - It is with great sadness that the family of Pete Frere announces his passing on September 23 at the age of 90. Pete will be fondly remembered by his sons Roger (Donna), Pokey (Cara), Mish (Fran), his daughters Paulette (Blair), Elaine (Alan), Rinky (Norman), son-in-law Bruce Pennock as well as 20 grandchildren and 31 great-grandchildren. He will be dearly missed by his brother Lou and sister Theresa. Pete was predeceased by Helen, his wife of 41 years, his so

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KOPJAR, Andrew Martin

Andrew Martin Kopjar passed away peacefully at Three Hills, AB on September 4, 2016 at the age of 89. Andy was the third child in a family of six, born February 13, 1927 on his great-grandfather’s homestead near Bounty, Saskatchewan. When he was two, his family returned to Czechoslovakia, where they lived for four years before coming back to Canada. Andy grew up on the farm in Saskatchewan and attended Bonnie Doon School. In 1943, his family moved to Ghost Pine and Andy stayed behind to f

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