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By Obituaries on May 16, 2017.

“Gone But Not Forgotten”

July 18, 1933 ~ May 13, 2017
Bebe Mahaffy, wife and best friend of George Mahaffy. Bebe will be fondly remembered for all of her unique traits including, gourmet cook, avid gardner, intellectual, amateur artist, gracious host, classy dresser and an animal lover. Bebe will be silently remembered without the proceedings of a formal service. Condolences may be expressed by visiting our website at http://www.cooksouthland.com) Honoured to serve the family is
Cook Southland Funeral Chapel, 901 – 13th Street S.W. Medicine Hat, Alberta T1A 4V4 Phone 403-527-6455

October 10, 1952, Medicine Hat – May 9, 2017, Vancouver
Clint’s family is deeply saddened to announce his sudden death. He is mourned by his mother, Rose, Medicine Hat; siblings Sandy (Peter Bull), Edmonton; Jim (Shelly), Medicine Hat; Bob (Wendy), Lethbridge; Bruce (Amal) Calgary; Stu, Red Deer; & Jackie (Jeremy Reynolds), Calgary. He also leaves nieces & nephews: Michael (Shirley Walker); Jill (Justin Boksteyn), Medicine Hat; Stephen, Calgary; Jamie, Lethbridge; Emilie & Mary; Calgary. He was predeceased by his father James Clinton “Clint” in 1980.
His Alberta family greatly appreciates the unwavering & loving support during this past year of his “Vancouver family” including: Maitreyi Chakravarti; Sam, Lida, & Mahyar Mohammadi; Eileen Mate; and Ladan Mohammadi & Amir Abdollahzadeh-Zarre & their cherished sons Ali & Daniel.
Clint loved learning as demonstrated by his attaining degrees at the Uof A in Arts, Science, and Business. Following 16 years in the financial industry in Edmonton and Vancouver, he spent 15 years in Business Coaching & the communications industry. His passion for teaching was evidenced by the mentoring of many young people in the banking industry and the tutoring of English to new Canadians. Many would agree that his greatest gift was his generosity of spirit.
His family would also like to acknowledge the exceptional compassion of Dr Maryse Power and the nursing staff at the Bone Marrow Transplant Unit of VGH for Clint’s care.
Following a memorial in Vancouver (date TBD) his ashes will be interred in a private family ceremony in Medicine Hat. Condolences may be expressed to the family via clintcondolences@gmail.com. In lieu of flowers, those wishing to honor his memory may make donations to support Leukemia Research at VGH. Donate at vghfoundation.ca/donate, by calling 604.875.4676 or by mail to VGH & UBC Hospital Foundation.


August 30, 1935 ~ May 13, 2017
Mrs. Margaret Rose Gladu (nee Mitchell), beloved wife of the late Walter Gladu, passed away at the Good Samaritan Society on Saturday, May 13, 2017, at the age of 81 years. Margaret’s memory will be forever cherished by her seven children, Keith (Jill Shupe), Jeanette Frey, Pat (Henry) Aaker, Wayne (Maureen) Gladu, Kristine (Rodney) Bosch, Karen (Albert) Haggstrom and Kenny; son-in-law, Glenn Dorn; 16 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; brother, Albert of Winnipeg; brothers-in-law, Len (Barb) Gladu of Winnipeg, Brian Gladu of Gravenhurst, ON. and Jack Gladu of Calgary. Margaret was predeceased by her husband, Walter; daughter, Judy Dorn; grandchildren, Candace Dorn and Robert Frey; great-grandson, Braden Dorn; parents, Wallace and Juliette Mitchell; brothers, Robert, James and Leon and sister, Anna. Margaret was born and raised in Winnipeg and moved to Medicine Hat in 1967. She worked various jobs, starting at Medicine Hat Laundry and Linen, then Foodland IGA before settling in at Canada Post where she retired in 1999. Margaret was a lovely lady who will be dearly missed. The Celebration of Margaret’s life will be held at Cook Southland Funeral Chapel, 901 – 13 Street S.W., Medicine Hat on Thursday, May 18, 2017, at 1:00 p.m. with Major Murray Jaster officiating. Interment to follow at Hillside Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Margaret’s name may be made directly to the Alzheimer Society, #201, 770 – 6 Street S.W., Medicine Hat, AB, T1A 4J6. (Condolences may be expressed by visiting our website at http://www.cooksouthland.com) Honoured to serve the family is
Cook Southland Funeral Chapel, 901 – 13th Street S.W. Medicine Hat, Alberta T1A 4V4 Phone 403-527-6455


Elizabeth “Liz” Clara Schile of Medicine Hat, passed away on Wednesday, May 10, 2017, at the age of 97 years, beloved wife of the late Peter Schile. She leaves to cherish her memory three children, Rita (Fred) Wisniewski, Emmanuel (Lucile) Schile and Lewis (Della) Schile; many grandchildren and great grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband Peter November 15, 2009; her parents Ludwig Arnolt in 1972 and Theresa Martha Arnolt in 1968, one brother Frank Arnolt as a child in 1925; two sisters Frances Arnolt as a child in 1925, and Helen Mastel in 2000. Liz was born on April 4, 1920 at Fox Valley, Saskatchewan and was raised and educated in Medicine Hat. On July 13, 1937, she married Peter Schile and together they made their home and raised their family in Medicine Hat. In 1999, Liz and Peter moved to Haven of Rest where they enjoyed many happy years. Liz enjoyed painting and sports, especially baseball and remained active well into her 90's. Family and friends who wish to pay their respects may do so on Thursday, at Wuerfel Auditorium from 12:30 – 1:25 p.m. The funeral service will be held in the Wuerfel Auditorium, South Country Village, (1720 Bell Street SW) on Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 1:30 p.m. with Rev. Robert Findley officiating. Interment will follow in the Hillside Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy donations may be made to the Haven of Rest or South Country Village c/o of 1720 Bell Street SW, Medicine Hat, T1A 5G1. To e-mail an expression of sympathy, please direct it to: pattfh@telusplanet.net subject heading: Liz 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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