Obituaries

STEADMAN

It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of Veronia ‘Verna’ Steadman (nee Raddysh), our loving and devoted mother, and friend to all whose lives she touched. Verna left us peacefully on May 28, 2020 at her residence in her 92nd year, with family by her side and in their hearts. Verna was born in Theodore, Saskatchewan and raised on the family farm with her four siblings: Mary, Bill, Nick, and George. After the completion of rural grade school, Verna enrolled in secretarial college in Saskatoon, and after graduation began a career as a medical receptionist. It was during this time that she met and married a young (RCAF) airman, Fred in 1953. Verna and Fred embarked on man

EAGLES

Greta K. Eagles of Sylvan Lake, Alberta passed away at the Rimbey Hospital and Care Centre, Area Two on Sunday, May 24, 2020 at the age of 81 years. Greta was a very beautiful woman - inside and out. She was articulate in her tasks, and was always very pleasant and extremely kind to everyone she met. Greta adored her family, especially her grandchildren. Her family loved her very much … and will miss her every day. Greta will be forever remembered by her two daughters, Ellen Balint of Sylvan Lake; and Rendee Rapuano of Airdrie; as well as her three cherished grandchildren: Mathew, Tyler, and Trenton; and five precious great grandchildren: Brooklyn, Nixon, Haylee, Dakota, and Lyric. Gre

INGLES

Denise Marie Ingles of Rimbey, Alberta passed away peacefully, with her kids by her side, at the Rimbey Hospital and Care Centre on Saturday, May 16, 2020 at the age of 77 years. Denise Marie was born in Lethbridge on September 23, 1942 to Bill and Frances Collin, and resided in Warner, Alberta until she married Roy Smith in 1960. They lived in a few towns before settling in Calgary. The marriage produced four children who were the love of Denise’s life: Marty, Nancy, Jim, and Marlene. In the late 60s, Denise took on a new role of parenting, changing their lives forever. With the support of her brothers, sisters, and close friends, she chose to raise her kids on her own. She sewed most

OSOKIN

Richard ‘Dick’ Roy Osokin of the Homeglen District, Alberta passed away suddenly on Monday, May 11, 2020 at the age of 74 years. Dick was born and raised wreaking havoc in Homeglen with his siblings his entire childhood! He attended the Homeglen School for Grades 1 to 6, Sylvan Heights for Grades 6 to 10, and the Ponoka High School for Grades 11 and 12. It was during his high school years that Dick developed into a high-profile football player, sought after during his time playing with the Edmonton Huskies. Sport did not trump his ability to master other skills; including carpentry, electrical, plumbing, mechanical, and just about anything else! A jack-of-all-trades and a master of all,