Obituaries

BEC

Elsie Bec of Red Deer, Alberta passed away peacefully at Bethany CollegeSide, Red Deer on Tuesday, April 28, 2020 at the age of 89 years. Elsie will be lovingly remembered and sadly missed by her six daughters: Dar (Doug) Hollman of Red Deer; Lill (Paul) Kent of Red Deer; Marie (Miles) Hills of Lacombe; Lorraine (Grant) Moberg of Red Deer; Diane Paquette also of Red Deer; and Eunice (Jamie) Foster of Coquitlam, B.C.; as well as many special grandchildren, great grandchildren, and two great, great grandchildren. She will also be lovingly remembered by her sister-in-law, Phillis Bec of Saskatchewan; in addition to numerous nieces and nephews; and many other relatives and close friends. Elsi

PERLITZ

‘Bill’ Billy Jack Perlitz of Blackfalds, Alberta passed away at his home on Thursday, April 23, 2020 at the age of 42 years. Bill was born at the Bentley Hospital and went home to Rimbey. Growing up, he loved to skidoo. When Bill was just three years old, he would wake up and put his skidoo suit on over his PJ’s, put his snow boots on with no socks, and go outside and sit on the skidoo waiting for his dad to get up and take him for a ride. A short time later when the family was landscaping a new lot for a mobile home, Bill’s dad, Paul, was building a fence. Bill was trying to help by giving his dad boards, but he kept taking boards from only one side of the pile in the wheelbarrow. The