October 26th, 2020

October 1, 2020

By Obituaries on October 1, 2020.


Patrick Okrainetz of Medicine Hat, passed away on Wednesday, September 30, 2020 at the age of 68 years. He leaves to cherish his memory one daughter Cassandra Okrainetz of Kamloops and one step-daughter Christina Forbes of Edmonton; five grandchildren, Dawson, Alisha, Aurora, Max and Abigail; one brother, Brent Okrainetz and one sister Adella (Don) Eliuk. He was predeceased by his parents, Jean and Paul Okrainetz and by two brothers, Orest and Terry. His memory will be honoured privately in our hearts. To e-mail an expression of sympathy, please direct it to: office@pattisonfuneralhome.com subject heading: Patrick Okrainetz, 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


Leonard William Beatch of Medicine Hat entered into rest at Peter Lougheed Hospital in Calgary, Alberta on September 26, 2020 at the age of 82. Leonard was predeceased by his wife of 51 years, Delores in 2011. He is survived by his sons Dean Beatch (Winnie Tam), David Beatch (Linnea Hassard), Kelly Beatch, and his daughter Lee-Ann (Shane) Mann, all of Medicine Hat. Leonard is also survived by 7 grandchildren Matthew (Nicole), Melodi (Derek), Taylor, Karly, and Kyle Beatch, Kristen (Brad) and Braden Mann as well as 3 great grandchildren.
Leonard was born in Medicine Hat on March 28, 1938. On May 29, 1959 he married Delores Deering and they lived in various small towns while Leonard was with the Alberta Wheat Pool. They moved back and set up farming in 1974 in the Rattlesnake Dam area. They moved to Medicine Hat in 1998 and Leonard worked part time at the Coop gas station in Crescent Heights for a few years. Leonard enjoyed carpentry, curling and doing word search puzzles and had a wonderful dry sense of humor. He will be greatly missed. At dads request there will not be a funeral, we will honor his memory in our hearts. If you are wishing to donate in memory of Leonard please direct it to the Medicine Hat Food Bank.

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