ECONOMOU (nee Besler), Helene

June 16, 1936 - July 15, 2016 - Helene went to be with the Lord, surrounded by her family. She was predeceased by her brother Walter in 1978 and her brother Adolph in 2008. Helene will be lovingly remembered by her husband James (Demetre) Economou, daughter Katherine (Ivan) Shapka, grandchildren Stephania (James) Desmarais, Niko Vlismas and Demetra (Gary) Kinsey, sister Emma (George) Bullee, great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews. Helene loved her family immeasurably and treasured

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HOPE, Frances

Frances was born on her family's farm northwest of Acme September 6, 1917 to Norman Vester and Bernice Marie (King) Cline. Growing up she would ride her horse "Brownie" to Gobert School. In 1940 Frances married George Hope of Acme. They settled down on SE-18-30-26 and began their farming lives together, she lived here until April of 2016. During this time they raised 3 children, George, Patricia, and Kenneth. At times things were tough and besides looking after the chickens and helping with the

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Catherine Baerg Klassen was born July 14, 1927 to Jacob and Helena Baerg at the home in the Linden area. She passed away July 6, 2016 at Westview Care Community surrounded by her family. Mom grew up on a farm in Linden and went to school at Antler School until grade nine. At the age of twelve Mom was baptized becoming a member of the Church of God in Christ Mennonite and remained faithful to her vows. Mom worked at various jobs in the Linden community over the next few years. In 1950 she and sis

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DELANEY, John Robert

Bob passed away at the Trochu Extended Care July 9, 2016 at the age of 91. He was born October 22, 1924 in Duncan, BC and lived on the family farm at Huxley where he attended school and graduated in 1938. Bob served on Active Service with the Royal Canadian Air Force. He married Doreen Sollberger in December 1960 and farmed until 1970. They then moved into Trochu and worked in the community and in 1975 Bob became an Operator of the Bleriot Ferry near Drumheller. He was a lifelong member of the

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