PENNER, Catharina (Katie)

October 19, 1919

- November 11, 2010

PENNER, Catharina (Katie) was the third child of fifteen, born to Lawrence and Barbara Richter in Rasdat, Saskatchewan on October 19, 1919. Her family farmed in the area barely surviving in the depression years of the 1930's. Catharina attended the one-room country school near Rasdat and though she had dreamed of continuing school to become a teacher, help was needed at home and she helped with the younger children, gardening and butchering and working for n

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BONDAR, Pearl (Afonaseff)
BONDAR, Pearl (Afonaseff) passed away on November 10, 2010 at the age of 102 years. She passed away from pneumonia after a brief stay in the Three Hills Hospital. She has lived the Three Hills Robertson Manor and Golden Hills Lodge, since her husband Henry passed away on January 17, 1995. Pearl came to Canada in 1924 from Balchik, Bulgaria. She came with her widowed mother (Alexandra), two sisters Mary and Nora, and two brothers George and Bill. Pearl was the second oldest of six children. Her

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BALTESSON, (nee Davis) Joyce

August 2, 1935

November 12, 2010

Baltesson (nee Davis) Joyce ~ August 2nd, 1935 – November 12th, 2010 - After a courageous battle, Joyce Baltesson (nee Davis) passed away peacefully with her family by her side on November 12, 2010. She leaves to mourn, her loving husband of 56 years, Raymond Baltesson, her daughters, Jan (Jerry), Bev (Randy), son Darrel (Tammy), grandchildren; Bradley, Dustin, Sarah (Jay), Jessie (Samantha) and great granddaughter, Tatum, Joyce's brother, Cliff (Shirley),

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NELSON, Reg

August 25, 1963

- October 28, 2010

It is with sadness that we accept the passing of Reg Nelson on October 28, 2010 at the age of 47 years after a courageous battle with cancer. Reg was born August 25, 1963 in Drumheller and raised on a farm south of Rumsey, Alberta. He attended school in Rumsey and Morrin and after graduation carried on the farming tradition on the family farm. He married Sheila Schramm in 1984 and they have raised their four children in Trochu. He is survived by his wife, Shei

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