Obituaries

BULYCH

Ella Bulych of Gull Lake, Alberta, formerly of Kelliher, Saskatchewan, passed away at the Rimbey Hospital and Care Centre, Rimbey, Alberta on Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at the age of 89 years. Ella embraced her family with her love, gifts of kindness, and her caring and sharing spirit. She had a twinkle in her smile - and everything she did, she did gracefully. Ella’s quick wit and her fabulous sense of humour will be greatly missed by all. She enjoyed sewing, cooking, gardening, family games, fishing, computer games, and puzzles. Most of all, Ella loved to be surrounded by her family and friends. We will forever remember her in sharing her favourite phrase … “Love you to the moon and b

FROM

Inez From (nee Sherwood) of Bentley, Alberta passed away peacefully at the Red Deer Regional Hospital Centre on Saturday, August 24, 2019 at the age of 95 years. Inez Agnes Sherwood was born in Lacombe, Alberta in 1924, the first child of Kathleen Parry and Ivan Sherwood. The family eventually expanded to include four more sisters and two brothers. Inez attended the Galbraith School in Lethbridge until the family moved to the Winfield area, where they found themselves a busy life of farming and tending to a number of pigs, cows, chickens, and a team of horses. All the children had to do daily chores, and as the oldest, Inez was in charge of cooking. This was the beginning of becoming an

KROSSA

Annie ‘Ann’ Krossa of Rimbey, Alberta passed away peacefully, with her loving daughter, Bev by her side, at the Rimbey Hospital and Care Centre, Area Two on Friday, August 23, 2019 at the age of 90 years. Ann was born at home near Mendham, Saskatchewan. In April, 1943 she moved with her family to a farm east of Rimbey, and in May she turned 14 years old. Ann, along with many of her siblings, were hired out to neighbours doing any job they could get. The days were long and the work was hard. Ann met Henry ‘Hank’ Krossa at the age of 17, and two years later, on October 9, 1948, they were united in marriage. Ann and Hank worked construction and painted houses. They started in Ponoka, and

FORBES

Alan Forbes of Bentley, Alberta passed away peacefully at the Rimbey Hospital and Care Centre, Area Three on Friday, August 16, 2019 at the age of 76 years. Alan was the biggest Toronto Maple Leafs enthusiast ~ and quite likely, the most dedicated fan of ‘Leaf Nation’ in all of Canada! He will be lovingly remembered and sadly missed by his son, Corey Forbes of Red Deer; his daughter, Tabitha (Dave) Miller of Bentley; as well as two cherished grandchildren: Nicole (Johnny), and Darien (Tanya); and three precious great grandchildren: Aiden, Makayla, and Porsha. He will also be lovingly remembered and sadly missed by three sisters: Bonnie (Sandy), Ruth (Art), and Joan (Conrad), all of Onta