Obituaries / Life Stories

Debra Danielson

Debra Danielson of Sonningdale, Sk passed away on May 11, 2022 at the age of 62.
Debra was born on July 30, 1959 in Camrose, Alberta to Cliff and Bernice Giles.
She is survived by her husband, Ron Danielson; as well as her brothers Tim and Tyler, and mother Bernice.
Debra is also survived by her children; David, Jonathan, Melissa, step daughters; Sharyl, Angela, Sheila, Julie; adopted daughter, Christina and 13 grandchildren.
Debra attended high school in Camrose then worked as a hairdresser, seamstress and Educational Assistant. As an EA, she loved helping children that were struggling and she was a great influence on the lives of countless children.
Deb loved life on the farm and all the wonderful people of her small community. She loved caring for the new calves, spending endless hours in her greenhouse and the winter months making beautiful hand made quilts for her family. She loved to travel with her husband Ron and they tried to see as much of the world as possible. They both loved quiet little spots in the Caribbean, away from the crowds.
​​​​​​​The celebration of Debra’s life will take place at the Sonningdale Hall on Friday, June 3, 2022 at 1:00 pm.

In lieu of cards please consider providing a donation to Breast Cancer Research and Awareness.

Irene May Thompson

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of our Mother, Irene May Thompson, on Tuesday May 10th/22 at Luther Special Care Home.
Irene is survived by her children, Barry (Marian) Thompson, Janet (Curtis)Forstey, grandchildren Samantha (Michael) Lamborn, Michael (Jennifer) Thompson, great grandchildren Seth & Victoria Lamborn and Ben Thompson.  Also, Irene’s sister Betty (Dan)McGillivray, brother-in-law Ron (Bertha) Corrins, and many nieces and nephews.
Irene was predeceased by her Husband Howard in 2006, her great-granddaughter, Mienna 2019.
Irene (Torchy/Rusty) was born in Winnipeg, the middle daughter of 5 to George and Margaret Munro.
They moved to Saskatoon when she was 3 and in her youth was active in speed skating and women’s fastball.
She worked at Obe’s confectionary and the Gem café and after graduation from Tech worked for the Royal Bank.
Howard and Irene were married in 1953 and bought their brand new forever home in 1959 where they raised their family.
​​​​​​​She was a loving and kind mother, who had a full life and will be dearly missed by all.

The family would like to request donations on her behalf to: LuthercareFoundation,

Joseph Claude St.Germaine

Joseph Claude St. Germaine, of Prince Albert, Saskatchewan passed away peacefully on May 8, 2022.  He was 77 years old.
Claude was born in Shipman, SK on April 26, 1945, and grew up in a hamlet near Duck Lake, SK.  He was a carpenter by trade and worked for Nagy Holdings in Prince Albert for approximately 35 years.  Claude is well known around the City of Prince Albert for his finishing and cabinetry work.
Claude and his wife, Winnifred, were married at the very place they met, St. Michael Parish, in Prince Albert on November 5, 1966.
Claude is survived by:
His loving wife and best friend, Winnifred.
His children:
Claude Albert (Annette) St. Germaine, Prince Albert, SK
Dennis, Claude Austin (F. Frances), Quinten
Robb St. Germaine, Lily Plain, SK
Jordan (F. Shantel), Lynsey, Quinsey
Katherine Clarke nee. St. Germaine, Glaslyn, SK
Taylor (GGD. Charlie, Paisley), Reigan, Delaney
Christopher (Holly) St. Germaine, Saskatoon, SK
Siobhan, Alexa, Jaxxon
His brothers & sisters:
Eldric St. Germain, Leo St. Germain, Wilfred (Brenda) St. Germain, Annabelle (Lionel) Lepine & Lucille Smith.
As well as many nieces, nephews, relatives & many friends.
Claude is predeceased by:
His parents Michel & Emma St. Germain
His brothers:  Omar, Ovide, Emilieux, Raymond
His sisters:  Juliette St. Germain & Angeline Arcand
His brother-in-law, Paul Smith
His sister-in-law, Cecile St. Germain
His nephew, Lionel St. Germain
His great-granddaughter, Georgia Curry
At Claude’s request, there will be no memorial or funeral service.

Ivan Reddekopp

Ivan John Reddekopp was born to Jacob D. and Katherina Reddekopp on June 2, 1959, in Saskatoon. From a young age, Ivan dealt with health issues growing up.

He passed away peacefully on April 23, 2022 at 8:52 a.m.

Ivan was predeceased by his parents, Jacob D. and Katherina Reddekopp, and one sister, Hilda.

He is remembered by one sister (Marjorie), a nephew and nieces (Steven, Tanya, Nicole and Phoenix), his best friend Mike, and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.

Winona Katherine Leite (Nonie)

Winona Katherine Leite (nee Taylor)      September 25, 1930 – April 30, 2022

On Saturday, April 30th, at the age of 91, Winona passed away at Oliver Lodge. Nonie was born September 25, 1930 in Saskatoon where she lived her entire life. Nonie will be remembered as a loving, gracious and caring mother, grandmother, and friend. Nonie was devoted to her faith in Jehovah and her service within the community provided many of her cherished friendships.
Nonie is predeceased by her husband Harold Leite in 2020 and his son Rick in 2008 and her brother Wilf Taylor in 2021. She will be lovingly remembered by her family, her five children, daughter Nancy Murdoch and family Dax (Jo) Murdoch and children Luke, Kabri & Dash; daughter Penny (Bob) Loraas; son Darcy Murdoch; son Darren Murdock and child Alex; and son Devon (Johana) Leite and children Abby & Ellie; her daughter-in-laws Kathy Leite and Niki Murdock, her granddaughter Celeste (Kirby) Atchison and children Dallas & Harlan; grandson Joel (Ja-elle) Leite, granddaughter Nalini McDermitt Downie and sister-in-law Audrey Taylor as well as numerous nieces, nephews and cousins who loved her very much.
Nonie was always up for a visit, she was a great listener and friend. She continued to learn new things throughout her life, learning Chinese in her 70s. She had many passions in her lifetime, she loved animals and flowers. She enjoyed camping and old movies. She was so very proud of all her loved ones’ accomplishments. Nonie lived her life with resilience, courage and grace, she has provided a great example to her younger generation and her kind spirit will be carried forward. She will be missed by all who knew and loved her. Nonie made everyone she met feel like they were a special person.  The funeral will take place Saturday May 14th at 2:00pm on Zoom.

The meeting details are as follows:
Event: Winona Leite Funeral
Time: Saturday May 14 at 2pm SK Time
To Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 814 8945 2931
Passcode: 818427

Doug Hannah

After a short battle with cancer Doug passed away surrounded by family April 20, 2022, at the age of 69.

Doug was born September 30, 1952 in Prince Albert, SK. Doug loved being around family and friends, having beers, playing games, and watching the Rider games. Doug is survived by his spouse Cindy, sons Chris (Trena), Jeff (Debby), sisters Bernadette & Maureen, brothers David & Patrick (Carmen), Grandchildren Alex & Abbey, Bradynne (Summer),  Boston (Katii)  & Aaron, great grandchild  Avrianna. Doug was predeceased by his parents Stu & Tess Hannah. At Doug’s request there will be no service.  There will be a celebration of his life in the near future.

Lambert (Bert) Fredrick Wolfe

May 4, 1950 – April 21, 2022

After losing his short battle with Parkinson’s, Bert leaves to mourn his death, daughter Renee (Sheldon) Byers, and grandchildren Adam, Cassandra, Ethan and Savanna. Daughter Christa (Gary) Wolfe, granddaughter Jessica and great grandchildren Haleigh and Noell.  Sisters; Terry Perando, Karen (Jim) Beattie and brother Lorne Wolfe and many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Dad was an extremely intelligent, kindhearted, caring person who had a wonderful sense of humor.  He loved to build wooden furniture and signs in his shed. He was a genius with electronics and spent many hours building computers and keeping up to date with the latest programming. Bert retired to the community of Manitou Beach in 2012. There he enjoyed the peace and quiet of lake life. To satisfy his sense of adventure, he purchased a motorcycle and started traveling the province meeting new people and taking pictures.  He made many new friends in retirement.  Bert spent hours telling stories of his life adventures to family and friends. He returned to Saskatoon when he could no longer stay living independently. Porteous Lodge then became home.  The staff there took great care of him right to the end.

He was predeceased by his loving wife of 30 years Cecile Wolfe, both of his parents; Peter and Agnes Wolfe and Sisters-in-law; Kathy Wolfe, Agnes Bessette, Rose Bessette, Delphine Bessette and Brothers-in-law; Marcel Bessette and Jerry Bessette. Dad, you will be dearly missed and will be remembered with love.

There will be an informal gathering on Sunday, May 1, 2022, to celebrate Bert’s life. Please join us from 2:00pm to 4:00pm at the Fairfield Senior Centre, 103 Fairmont Court, Saskatoon.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Canadian Parkinson’s society.

Pamela Byrne

Pamela Rachelle Mary Byrne, our beloved wife, mom, and Grandma, passed away peacefully on Saturday, April 2, 2022 at the age of 64.
Pam is lovingly remembered by her beloved husband Jonathan, daughter Dawn (Harrison) Grosco, her precious grandchildren, and the apples of her eye, Hannah & Griffin.
She was predeceased by her mother Shirley (Solinger), father, Paul Hnatiuk, and her brothers Richard and Ronald.
She worked her entire life until retirement with the Regional Psychiatric Center.
Pam’s greatest joy was spending time with her family-especially her grandchildren who were her entire world.  She will be greatly missed by her family, friends and all who knew her.

Cremation has taken place and there will be no service at this time.  Arrangements in care of Cherished Memories Funeral Home.

Shelly Lynn Smith

Jan.8, 1988-March, 2022

It is with great sadness we announce the sudden passing of Shelly Lynn Smith, age 34 years in Grande Prairie .  Shelly is lovingly remembered and sadly missed by her Mom Shannon Sherbrook, pops Quinn Sherbrook, uncle Leslie Dick and her Grandma Louise Dick.   She also leaves behind, her adoptive parents, Martina & Jeff, and her sister Samantha and cousins. As well as all her friends in Grande Prairie, Alberta.  Shelly loved watching the show, Curly Sue.  Shannon will miss shopping and visiting with Shelly, but most of all,  their daily Face Time sessions and being able to see her beautiful daughter.  She only wishes she could have had more time with her.  Shelly had an amazing spirit, a beautiful kind heart and loved life.  She loved talking to people and she gave the best hugs.  Shannon would like to extend a very special thank you to Ada Lovmo for reconnecting her with her beautiful daughter Shelly and for all she did for Shelly. The family would also like to thank Hearth, for all they did to help Shelly.

Rose Belanger

Born:  Violet Rose Wuttunee – September 3, 1940  Died: March 29,  2022          

Rose is survived by her loving husband Art Belanger; Sons: Marc, Rudy (Wendy), Bradley (Janine); Daughter: Marie (Peter); Brothers: Langford (Linda) & Arnold; Sisters: Joyce, Bernice (Jake), Doreen (Jake), Connie, Jackie; Grandchildren: Sebastian, Stephan, Simone, Ardis, Travis (Lindsay), Lonnie, Ayla, Shane (Rachel), Brandan (Nancy), Dustin, Samantha (Trevor), Kenisha, TeaAnnis, Jayden,; Great-grandchildren: Aiden, Alysa, Dayton, Kyree, Seth, Travis Jr., Ascencia, Tristan, Kiara, Jazzlyn, Arianna, Lawrence, Riley James, Carter, MacKenzie

Predeceased by her parents Douglas & Bertha Wuttunee; Son Randall, Daughter: Denise, Brothers:  Larvey, Kenneth, Leslie, James, and Leon; Sister: Grace Ouellette; Grandson: Bobby; Niece Nadine Stone; Paternal grandparents: George Sr. & Isabella Wuttunee; Maternal grandparents: James Gardipee & Mary Kahm.

A Memorial Service for Rose will be held Saturday, May 7th 11:00 AM, at St.Johns Anglican Cathedral, 816 Spadina Cres. E, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Roy Edgar

 Jan 5, 1929 – March 22, 2022

Roy was born in Hull, England. He was predeceased by his four siblings.  He is survived by daughter Margaret (Doug), granddaughter Melody (Colin), great-grandson Dylan, brother-in-law Fred (Helen), numerous cousins, nieces, nephews all over the world.

Roy’s father (Harry) was a sailor/fisherman gone for weeks at a time, when Roy’s mum (Gertrude) passed away he, his brother and two sisters were placed in The Sailors Orphanage in Newland, Hull, England. He was 3, he left when he was 17.  The orphanage was very strict, there was not a lot to eat, it was very hard on them. Boys & girls were separated so there was not a lot of interaction between siblings. He never realized how much of a childhood he had missed until hearing of others early family life. Despite this he was very close to his siblings, even though they were all in different parts of the world later in life.

Roy enlisted in the British Royal Marines on July 1st. 1946 when he was 17-1/2. He was stationed in numerous places, Palestine Campaign Haifa, Hong Kong, Sinai Egypt, Tarhuna Tripoli, Malta. 42nd & 40th commando, 3 Commando brigade. He was very proud to be a British Royal Marine. He served 22 years. He always said it was the best thing he did when he left the orphanage. He always laughed at his fellow unit members when they complained about the discipline and the tough rules. He had no problem with it after being in the orphanage.

Roy met the love of his life Gretta, she was a Wren, he told her when they first met, he was going to marry her, she just laughed at him. They later married Sept. 15, 1951. He was stationed to Malta, she went with him for a few years. Their daughter Margaret was born in 1955.  Retiring from the Marines in 1969, he worked at fibreglass boat yard for a year.

The family made a decision to move to Calgary, Canada in 1970.

Roy worked at Canada packers’ meat packing plant. He then decided to become a meat inspector.

In 1980 Roy and Gretta moved to Nanaimo. He worked for the Department of Defense in Nanoose Bay, as a civilian on a support ship on the torpedo testing grounds.

In 1988 he was diagnosed with prostate cancer.  In 1991 Gretta passed away. In 1993 he decided to retire.  Roy & Gretta had become good friends with the Sheppard family. Roy & Diane had many happy years together until she passed away in 2009.

Roy moved to Saskatoon in 2010 to live with his daughter Margaret, and son-in-law Doug.  He loved going out for day trips. Sitting out on the back deck having a beer and watching the birds. He enjoyed his retired life.  He was very proud of his granddaughter Melody. He attended her wedding to Colin in 2021 in Canmore, Alberta.  Really excited when he met his great grandson Dylan Edgar Ukrainec.

Dad was a very happy man, he always said “why worry about anything, it doesn’t do any good”. He was always amazed he had lived so long.  He loved to read, watch movies, (his favourite was The Hunger Games series), doing puzzles on Jigidi, and going for hot dog & beer picnics.

When he knew his time had come, he told us, ” I have had a great life, no regrets, I would do it all the same”.

Dad, we love you, we miss you. You were a kind, generous, loving man. A wonderful husband, father, father-in-law, grandfather, partner, great grandfather, brother-in-law. You gave your family love. You will always be in our hearts. We will be together one day! See you soon!

Margaret, Doug, Melody, Colin, Dylan.

Emily Klane

In Loving Memory


Emily Marie Klane

Your life was a blessing, your memory a treasure, you are loved beyond words and will be missed beyond measure. 

Emily Marie Klane (nee Longul), of Saskatoon, SK, died peacefully in her sleep on Wednesday, March 23, 2022, at St. Paul’s Hospital in Saskatoon.  She was born on September 26, 1947 and was one of six children. She was raised and attended school in Montmartre, SK.

Emily will be remembered for always providing support and love for her family.  She married the love of her life, Arnold Klane, on August 1, 1970.  She was the devoted mother of three children, and a beloved grandmother to four grandchildren.  She had many passions in life volunteering much of her time in her children’s’ schools, and in her church community as a lector, choir member, and long serving CWL member.

Emily is survived by her husband, Arnold; her children, Jennifer (Sean) Harvey, Angela (Trent) Bank, and Ehren (Megan) Klane; her grandchildren, Jared, Colton, Tristan, and John; her sisters, Elizabeth and Nell, and her brother, Michael; as well as many extended family and friends. Emily was predeceased by her parents, Charles and Rose Longul, her sister Florence, and her brother Harry.

The family would like to thank the compassionate care team at St. Paul’s Hospital Palliative ward.  The family requests that in lieu of flowers donations be made in Emily’s memory to either St. Patrick Parish, Saskatoon, or to St. Paul’s Hospital Palliative Care Ward, Saskatoon.

The funeral mass will be celebrated at 10:30am on Wednesday, March 30, 2022, at St. Patrick’s Parish (3339 Centennial Dr, Saskatoon) with Fr. David Tumback as celebrant. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Cherished Memories Funeral Services.

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Marie Sherry McDonald

Marie Sherry McDonald, 70, of Saskatoon SK, passed away on March 21, 2022.
Marie was born in Bralorne, British Columbia on November 21, 1951.  She attended multiple schools in Athabasca SK, Calgary AB, and Rocky Mountain House, AB.
Despite family struggles she graduated high school with honors. Nursing was a big part of Marie’s life! She started her education with her LPN training, then upgraded to become an RN.
Marie then took her nursing degree (BScN), and finally completed her master’s in nursing (MN).  Marie’s nursing practice focused on long-term care and mental health, and she became a nursing instructor at
Saskatchewan Polytechnic for many years. Marie had such a positive impact on so many nursing students throughout the years. She was so loving and such an amazing role model for students, which was evident in her long-lasting friendships with former students. She was a strong advocate for the students and will be greatly missed. While teaching she participated in several research projects with a focus on childhood trauma and developed the Concepto Plan, an innovative way to mind-map care planning, which is still being used today.
In her later years, Marie had her own practice as a psychotherapist and Foot Care services. Marie loved nursing and continued to work right until her very last days.
Marie was a wonderful nurse, advocate, and friend. She had a huge heart and gave so much love to everyone. Marie will never be far from our hearts.

A celebration of life will be scheduled at a later time, and invitations will be sent out to friends and loved ones.

Gladys Gudmundson

A beautiful gentle spirit left this world as our mother passed on March 19,2022.  Gladys was born the second eldest of 7 children to Fredjoe and Evelyn Helgason in 1932 on the Elfros farm.  With her soft spoken and patient character, she soon became a favourite, helping care for her younger siblings and baking for the family.  Time spent with her grandfather as a child would fuel her lifelong love and connection to her Icelandic heritage. As a young girl she performed domestic duties for local families, but her heart was truly at home. A chance meeting doing the twostep dance with charmer, Len Gudmundson (dad) would carve a new future. They married in May 1954 and would enjoy 50+ years of marriage. They moved to Saskatoon and soon welcomed 4 handsome sons. Many new faces joined the table of life and she welcomed each with love and kindness.  Gladys was a welcoming dedicated homemaker with a kitchen of perpetual wonderful smells. She was a creative seamstress, sketcher, painter, and clay artist. A gracious intelligent lady, she held a strong interest in politics and world events and read extensively. She was unconditionally supportive and looked positively on every situation. “Better days ahead” was her philosophy. She treasured special bonds with each of her 6 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren smiling with sparkle at each success shared till the end whether it was a new job or a baby’s very first steps. Her close-knit relationships with her siblings remained forever strong and family reunions became pinnacle celebrations. A modest, humble lady with quiet strength, she always saw the good in everyone. She was a rare individual who actually never spoke ill of anyone and retained unfettering integrity. Mom was a most grateful lady till her very last moments and her song will continue in our lives. She was predeceased by her husband Len in 2007 and will be missed by Mark, Lee (Cecile), Darren (Sharon), Jason and their families. A celebration of her life will be held Saturday March 26,2022 11:00 a.m. at St. Davids Trinity Church, 3318 Merritt Street, Saskatoon.

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Hernan Urquiza

Hernan was the only child of Ana Jimemez & Ulises Urquiza Parentina.  He was born February 16, 1945, in Santiago Chile.

As he was growing up, he was known as a studious but also kind and humorous young man.  He was the sparkle in his mom’s eye.  From a young age, he always had a love of reading, knowledge and from early on he became interested in politics.  And his great love for dogs was so apparent, his eyes lit up always when he would see one and they always “needed treats”.

Education was always instilled by Hernan’s parents and at a very young age, he became a Sociology Professor and taught at the University of Concepcion.

Hernan was a “tough” professor, but always fair.  He believed in fairness and justice, and was very politically active in the 1960s & 1970s.  The consequence of his fierce dedication to helping his fellow man, was to become a political prisoner under the dictatorship of Augusto Pinoche.  This period of Hernan’s life stayed with him forever and shaped the man he became – kind, giving, and patient – regardless of how he had himself been treated.

In 1977, he and his young family (Hilda, Hernan Patricio (Jr) and Lorena) immigrated to Canada under political refugee status.  Many years later Hernan became a Canadian Citizen.  Hernan’s mom followed 10 years later.

Upon arriving in Canada, he worked at Athabasca Foundry as a Foreman for three years until changing into maintenance for five years for Yip & Jen Investors, and then in 1987 formed his own maintenance company, HDK and Associates, that he maintained until his retirement in 2010.

Hernan married Cindy Sinclair in 1993 and they were blessed with Heidi Marina, when she was born Hernan said, “You got your girl and she is a princess!”.  Heidi is the best thing they contributed to the world together.  Also, in 2003 they adopted a son Lyndon Carter.  Hernan enjoyed going to Lyndon’s soccer games, talking – sharing politics and current events, and had an amazing ability to debate any point with him. The two of them also enjoyed sharing food together: they had the same kind of appetites (Good). Lyndon was growing into a fine young man, but tragically died March 26th, 2021, in Kamloops, BC.  Today we celebrate that father & son are reunited.

Hernan passed from this world to his heavely home with whisperings of love from Cindy, Heidi, and Preston. The Friday before he left us, Lorena enjoyed her dad’s company with a good meal and even better visit. A memory that she will hold fondly in her heart.

Hernan leaves to carry on his legacy, his kindness, and commitment, to others that struggle in their community; his sharp wit and his great love of life, family, and food to his beautiful beloved wife Cindy, son Hernan Patricio (Jr), eldest daughter Lorena Urquiza (Chad), and youngest daughter Heidi (Kyle) Wilkin, grandson Valen Urquiza, Grand-babies Nathan, Spencer & Preston Wilkin.  Also, Mother-in-law Carol Sinclair.

Also to remember with love, laughter, and memories, are very special friends; Nano Donoso (Stolkhom), Ivan Benoit (Chile), Mario Allende (Victoria, BC), Mario Fuentealba (Saskatoon), Keith Chomyshen (Coquitlam, BC), Jonathan O’Leery (Saskatoon), and many, many other friends he made along his life’s journey.

He was predeceased by his parents, Ana & Ulises, and his beautiful son Lyndon Carter  (March 26, 2021), his father-in-law Burton Sinclair (July 10, 2021),  and many that loved him and went before him.

Te quiro Tato, Dad, Granddad, and Hernan.

Jenet “Jenny” Lee Seto

Jenet “Jenny” Lee Seto left the world on March 17th, 2022, peacefully next to the love of her life of 44 years, her husband Ken. In her words, she had “all I ever wanted” in her final days being surrounded by her four surviving sons Sam, Anthony, Bryce and Carter, the spirit of her only daughter Monami, their partners Megan, Melissa, Aminah and Taylor and her eight grandchildren Lyla, Olivia, Cam’ron, Anthony, Trey, Eliana, Rosetta and Isabel. She was 65.

On June 6th, 1956, Jenny was born in Boissevain, Manitoba to Clyne and Bertha Bruner along with her siblings Tom, Mary, Sam and Howard. Growing up on a farm, raising food and crops taught her how to work with her hands in ways she gave back to her own children and grandchildren. Throughout her life, her hands were always moving and creating. Sewing a blanket or hat for a new grandbaby, stitching together needlework art, or painting her daughter-in-law’s nails. As much as she left the world with unforgettable memories, she also left her creations to be enjoyed. Every nighttime tuck-in with one of her blankets is a hug from grandma.

And as much as her hands moved to create, so did her lips to tell stories and make twisted jokes. As the only woman in a home of five boys, she filled the air with her patented laugh and relentless love. While the men surrounding her were the strong and (sometimes very) silent type, she loved openly and without apologies. She loved aggressively and would fight tooth-and-nail for any of her loved ones to have an ounce more happiness. The legacy of her love can be found in the scars of any of those unfortunate enough to try and stand in the way of those she loved.

She loved and she fought for those she loved. And in her final moments, with Ken by her side playing the Rocky Theme Song, she fought for herself for any extra minute to spend with her husband and children. Well passed the doctors time limit they gave to her, she miraculously woke and began to talk with her children. She made jokes and looked at pictures and made one last post to Facebook. Then she rolled her eyes in the back of head and listened to her children panic around her for a few minutes. Before waking up and laughing at us all for falling for another one of her pranks. No matter how twisted, she brought us all together through her humour and our laughter. It’s all she ever wanted.

The family is forever thankful to her sister-in-law Susan, and her friends such as Jenny Rider and Jim and Heather Lynchuk for their love and support.

A celebration of Jenny’s life will take place on Tuesday, March 22nd, 2022 at Cherished Memories 591 Centennial Dr N, Martensville, SK S0K 2T0 at 11:00am. In lieu of flowers we ask that you donate to the Canadian Cancer Society at

William “Bill” Fehr

September 17, 1936 – March 17, 2022

It is with great sorrow, but no regret, that we the family of William D. Fehr announce his passing from this world into the loving arms of his Lord & Saviour, Jesus Christ on March 17, 2022. William leaves to mourn his wife of 64 years Nellie (Janzen) Fehr, his two daughters Irma and Darlene (Ted), his grandchildren Samantha, Kaitlyn, Brian, Mathew and Tony. He was predeceased by his grandson Timothy.

William was employed by Robin Hood Multifoods for 40 years. In his spare time, he enjoyed landscaping and could often be seen cruising Martensville in his beloved Massey Ferguson tractor. William was a man of faith and loved Jesus. Rarely did he miss a Sunday in church. His love for his family was great and his last moments were spent in his living room, playing with his great-granddaughter Audrey. She gave him so much joy!

Dad, we will miss you and your comical personality, but we know we will see you again someday!

A visitation for friends and relatives will be held on Tuesday, March 22 from 6 – 8pm at Cherished Memories Funeral Home, 591 Centennial Dr N, Martensville, SK.

A graveside service will be held Wednesday, March 23 at 11am at the Bergthaler Mennonite Cemetery in Gruenthal, SK.

Maurice Blanchard

It is with great sadness the family of Maurice Blanchard announces his passing on March 15, 2022, at the Golden Age of 100. Maurice was a proud vet of WW11.
Maurice always had a smile on his face. He loved spending time with his grandchildren and great grandchildren. He spent his days playing on his computer and loved watching wrestling. He enjoyed playing shuffleboard and bingo.
He will be missed by his family Treena (John), Stuart (Lisa) and Steven (Glenda ). Grandchildren Jessi (Justin), Regan, Stephanie, Desiree (Curtis), Tamara, Kenzie, Chad (Morgan) and Cordell (Chloe). Great Grandchildren Spencer, Ryder, Octayvia and Lexi. As well as numerous extended family.
No service will be held at this time as his ashes will be laid to rest at a later date.

Thelma Tucker

Thelma Marjory Tucker

Born May 16,1921 ~Passed away peacefully March 13,2022

Thelma married Jack Tucker in 1942.

They were transferred from Brandon, Manitoba to Prince Albert, to Saskatoon in 1968, where they spent the remainder of their life

and raised 3 boys.

Thelma and Jack loved to travel, and two places that held special place in their hearts were Hawaii and Europe.

Thelma loved her cabin at Round Lake and enjoyed many summers there. There were many memories made there with her sons and grandchildren.

Thelma had a strong faith and was a very devoted, active member of the St. Stephens Anglican Church. Many lifelong friendships were

formed over the years from her involvement there. She cherished those times, and relationships.

Thelma loved her family beyond measure, her home was covered with family pictures, and when company would come over, she was sure to brag about each and every person in those frames. She was proud of her children and her grandchildren and had no problem expressing it.

Thelma had a great sense of humor, was extremely organized and was always sure to be looking her best.

She took pride in her appearance and how she carried herself.

Thelma is Survived and Lovingly Remembered by:

Son Jack Tucker, Daughter in laws Marci Tucker & Noella Tucker, Sister Joan Wright, Granddaughter Debbi Rae (Tadd) Kellett ~Justice,

Grandsons;Don (Lisa) Tucker ~Dylan and Morgan, Jeff (Wendy) Tucker~Rylan and Raina, Paul (Lisa) Tucker ~Addison and Sophia, Graham (Kayla) Tucker ~Brielle and Mitri, Bob Tucker ~Erika (Ada and Declan), Brooke, Jesse, and Blaise,  Doug Tucker ~Jonathan, Hudsen, and Preston, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by:

Husband Jack Tucker, Sons Doug And Dave Tucker,Brothers Alan and Norman Brownell , Sister Betty Soltys

Infant granddaughter Sherri Lynn Tucker, Sister in laws Gladys and May Tucker, Brother-in-law Grant Wright, and Niece Shelley Wright

Special thanks to her treasured friend and caregiver Sandy Forrest.

Memorial Donations can be made in Thelma’s name to St. Stephen’s Anglican Church.

Funeral will be held at 2:00pm Friday March 18th @ St Stephens Anglican Church.

Henry Zacharias

It is with grieving hearts that the family of Henry Zacharias, formally of Bradwell, SK announces his passing on Sunday, March 6, 2022 at his home in Saskatoon. Husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, brother, and friend, quietly and peacefully slipped into his eternal home when we weren’t looking.

Complete obituary and service details will follow at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, family graciously requests donations in Henry’s memory be made to Luther Special Care Home.

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