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By Obituaries on July 7, 2017.

1939 ~ JOSEPH DONOVAN ~ 2017

Joseph "Joe" Arthur Laurent Donovan, beloved husband of Vivian Donovan of Medicine Hat, passed away on Tuesday, July 4th, 2017 at the age of 78 years. Joe also leaves to cherish his memory his step-children and their families. Joe was predeceased by his parents. A private interment will take place in Ontario at a later date. Memorial gifts in Joe's memory may be made to a charity of one's choice. Condolences may be sent through http://www.saamis.com or to condolences@saamis.com subject heading Joe Donovan. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to
SAAMIS MEMORIAL FUNERAL CHAPEL CREMATORIUM & RECEPTION CENTRE, "The Chapel in the Park" #1 Dunmore Road SE, Medicine Hat, AB T1A 1Z5 (403)528-2599 http://www.saamis.com inquiry@saamis.com Locally owned and directed CGR Holdings Ltd.


December 2, 1932 ~ June 5, 2017

Audrey Edna (Donnelly) Beatch (nee Nott)

Audrey Edna Beatch, beloved wife of the late Ronald Beatch, passed away peacefully at the Medicine Hat Regional Hospital surrounded by her family on Wednesday, July 5, 2017, at the age of 84 years. She was born and raised in Medicine Hat, growing up in the Ogilvie house in the flats. Audrey had an early career as a Radar / Fighter Control Operator in the RCAF. Her humorous nature always kept everyone entertained. Audrey constantly worried about her children and their well being and she displayed that same motherly instinct with many of the neighborhood children. She enjoyed life and it’s many activities including camping, fishing, crafts, Bingo, walking everywhere, the bagpipes and especially her grandchildren. Ron and Audrey enjoyed many winters in Arizona and the friendships they made there throughout the years. Their membership in the Moose and the Royal Canadian Legion were particularily important to them as well. Audrey’s memory will be forever treasured in the hearts of her children: Chuck (Patty) Donnelly and their two children; Dawn Donnelly; Tim (Cheryl) Donnelly and their four children; Brenda Donnelly and her two children; Kelly (Kim) Beatch and his two children; Gus Beatch and his daughter; Fred (Darlene) Beatch and their five children and Kathy Beatch and her three children as well as numerous great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. She will be lovingly remembered by her sister, Phyllis McCleod; brothers-in-law, Leonard Beatch, Tom Yates, Harold (Gay) Beatch, Sharon (Byron) Coxx and Mickey Donnelly. Audrey was predeceased by her parents, Russell and Helen Nott; sisters, Catherine, Helen, Nora, Jeanette and Midge as well as brothers, Donald, Murray, Bruce and Bob. Special acknowledgement to Rae Rae for always being there.

“Mom, hugs to Ron and enjoy Scottish dancing with Netta.

We love and miss you greatly. Until we see you again,

Love always… Go Easy!”

A Graveside Service honouring Audrey’s life will be held at Hillside Cemetery on Monday, July 10, 2017, at 11:00 a.m., with Life Celebrant Gerry Getz officiating. Those wishing to attend are invited to gather at Cook Southland Funeral Chapel, 901 – 13 Street S.W., Medicine Hat on Monday between 10:30 a.m. and 10:50 a.m. to join the procession to graveside. A time of fellowship will follow at the Whiskey Creek Pub, located next to Cook Southland Funeral Chapel. Please use the South side patio entrance. (Condolences may be expressed by visiting our website at http://www.cooksouthland.com). Memorial donations in Audrey’s name may be made directly to the War Amps, 2827 Riverside Drive, Ottawa, ON. K1V 0C4 Honoured to serve the family is
Cook Southland Funeral Chapel, 901 – 13th Street S.W. Medicine Hat, Alberta T1A 4V4 Phone 403-527-6455


It is with great sadness and broken hearts, the family of Gloria June Scribner announces her passing on July 2, 2017, at the age of 72, with her family at her side.
Gloria was pre-deceased by her Mother Gertrude Ayers, her Step-Father William Ayers, her Father Daniel Scribner and her Grand-Daughter Justine Seddon.
Gloria leaves, to cherish her memory, her sisters Rosemarie (Ken) Widmer, Alice (Quentin) Brehmer; her children Alice Lynn Graham, Sherry Ann Graham, Shannon Paige (Rod) Miller, Darlene Jeannette (Corey) Dyck, Edna Marie (Jay) Holwegner and Jason William Daniel (Charlotte) Graham.
Gloria also leaves to cherish her memory 15 Grand-Children; 17 Great-Grand- Children, with two on the way and numerous Nieces and Nephews.
Gloria’s memory with be honoured in a private Celebration of Her Life.
Condolences may be expressed by visiting Cook Southland’s website at http://www.cooksouthland.com
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Gloria’s name may be made directly to the Medicine Hat SPCA 55 Southwest SW Medicine Hat AB T1A8E8 403 526 7722


Marvin Dale Herman of Medicine Hat passed away on Saturday, July, 1, 2017, at the age of 70 years. As per Marvin’s request, no funeral service will be held. To e-mail an expression of sympathy, please direct it to: pattfh@telusplanet.net subject heading: Marvin Herman, or you may visit http://www.pattisonfuneralhome.com and leave a message of condolence.
Funeral Arrangements are by the PATTISON FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORIUM 540 South Railway St. SE, Medicine Hat T1A 4C2

PALLO, Jack Henry

November 16, 1930 – June 30, 2017
Mr. Jack Henry Pallo of Red Deer passed away at Red Deer Hospice on June 30th, 2017 at the age of 86. Jack was a native son of Red Deer, being born, raised and educated there. Jack’s further education included the obtaining of the following designations: Certified Management Accountant; Fellow – Guild of Industrial, Commercial and Institutional Accountants; Certified Internal Auditor; Local Government Administrator; and Certified Administrative Manager.
Jack’s membership in the Christian and Missionary Alliance spanned some five decades. He embraced the four-fold gospel of Jesus Christ as Savior, Sanctifier, Healer, and coming King with enthusiasm. His enthusiasm, too, was based on the Biblical admonition of “he that glorieth, let him glory in the Lord.” Jack was predeceased by his father Henry Pallo in 1943, his mother Selma Pallo in 1975, his sister Daisy de Launay in 1987, and his dear wife Ida in 1990.
He is survived by three nephews: David de Launay and his wife Patricia of Peterborough, Ontario; Randall de Launay and his wife Roslyn of North York, Ontario; and Geoffrey de Launay and his wife Kimberley of Ottawa, Ontario.
Jack served the City of Red Deer for almost 44 years. His last position with the City of Red Deer was that of Grants Administrator. Prior to his death, Jack was actively enrolled as a student with Prairie Bible College in the Bachelor of Arts in Ministry/Multidisciplinary Major program.
Relatives and friends are invited to pay their respects at the Eventide Funeral Home, 4820-45th Street, Red Deer on Tuesday, July 11th, 2017 between the hours of 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM.
Funeral services will be held at the Deer Park Alliance Church, 2960-39th Street, Red Deer, on Wednesday, July 12th, 2017 at 10:30 AM with Pastor Ben Elliott officiating. Interment will follow in the Red Deer Cemetery.
Condolences may be forwarded to the family by visiting http://www.eventidefuneralchapels.com.
Arrangements entrusted to
4820 – 45 Street, Red Deer.
Phone (403) 347-2222
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Family and friends who wish to pay their respects may do so at the PATTISON FUNERAL HOME on Friday evening from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. and at the church on Saturday, from 12:30 – 1:25 p.m. The funeral service will be held in the Glenview Church of the Nazarene (4072 Strachan Rd SE) on Saturday, July 8, 2017 at 1:30 p.m. with Pastor Danny Gales and Pastor Steven MacCuaig co-officiating. Interment will follow in the Hillside Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy donations may be made to the Canadian Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation, 47 Squire Bakers Lane, Markham, ON T3P 3G8 or online at http://www.cpff.ca. To e-mail an expression of sympathy, please direct it to: pattfh@telusplanet.net subject heading: Della Schile, or you may visit http://www.pattisonfuneralhome.com and leave a message of condolence.

Funeral Arrangements are by the PATTISON FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORIUM 540 South Railway St. SE, Medicine Hat T1A 4C2

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