April 14, 2014
Moosomin Chamber of Commerce: Community Recognition Award winners named
The World-Spectator has started to keep an online archive of all obituaries as of January 2013. If you are looking for an obituary prior to January 2013 please contact The World-Spectator at 306-435-2445 for more information.
Marian W. Anderson, 83, of Fergus Falls, Minnesota, formerly of Minneapolis, died Thursday, March 27, 2014 in Fergus Falls. Marian was born April 12, 1930 in Elkhorn, Manitoba. Survivors include her daughters, Leslie Swan of Twin Cities; Lynn Swan (Luke Schell) of Saint Paul, Lorraine (Al) Kremeier of Fergus Falls; four grandchildren, Daniel . . .
A longtime resident of the Okotoks area, Mac McLellan, passed away at the High River Hospital on March 2, 2014 at the age of 94 years. Mac was loved by all who knew him. He is survived by numerous nieces, nephews and many friends. Mac was predeceased by his wife Evelyn in 1971, wife Jean in 2008 and his stepson Barry Kyle in 2010. A cel. . .
It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our mom and grandma, Isabella Agnes Ireland, Clarke, Kelly (Bella) on March 2, 2014 at the Saskatchewan Southeast Integrated Care Centre in Moosomin, at the age of 88 years. Bella was born in 1926 to Walter and Agnes Ireland at her parentsí home in the valley near Millwood, Manitoba, in th. . .
Brian William McTavish passed away peacefully on March 18, 2014 with his family at his side. Brian was born March 24, 1949 in Moosomin, Sask. to Roy and Vi McTavish. He was raised on the family farm. He started school at Woodlands District, and completed his schooling at McNaughton High School, Moosomin. After graduation, he went to Winnipeg and . . .
Marjorie Alice (Earl) Shirley was born on December 11, 1915 in Regina and passed away on March 21, 2014 in Moosomin, Saskatchewan, at the age of 98. She was predeceased by husband Clifford Shirley (2005); grandson Davin Stratton (1998); parents Harry and Alice Earl; sister Hazel Glover; and brothers Doug and Clarence Earl. Marjorie will b. . .
Ruth Esther McDougall passed away in the early hours of March 14, 2014, just two days before her 89th birthday. She was predeceased by her husband Bob (January 2013) and eldest son Alvin (May 2012). She was also predeceased by her parents Andrew and Josephine Lonseth, stepmother Edith, brother Palmer (Clara) Lonseth, brother Alvin (Ruth) Lonset. . .
Mable Elma, daughter of Percy and Annie Gavelin, was born at the farm home (SE 22-18-2 W2), southeast of Stockholm. Speaking English, Czechoslovakian and Swedish at three years of age, Mable continued to take great pride in her heritage. She attended Kolin School, four miles away, arriving on horseback. Here, she had memories of the seasonal ac. . .
Anthony Ernest Dobko, 78, of Moosomin, Saskatchewan passed away peacefully on March 11, 2014 with his family by his side. Tony was born on January 20, 1936 to Steve and Mary Dobko (nee Woloshyn), at the family farm in Jedburgh. He and his sister Isabelle were raised in Jedburgh, where they attended school and helped out on the farm. After gr. . .
William Joseph (Bill) Yuhas, youngest son of Frank and Julianna (Molnar) Yuhasz, was born June 23, 1930, four miles north of Langbank, Sask. At age six, he started school at Montgomery School. In November 1941, Bill, with parents and siblings Andrew and Helen, moved to a farm northwest of Kennedy. In March 1944, the Yuhasz family moved to the . . .
Lena Marie Shields, loving wife of the late Bruce Shields, passed away suddenly at the South East Integrated Care Centre on Tuesday, January 21, 2014 at the age of 80 years. Lena was predeceased by her husband, Bruce Shields, along with two brothers and two sisters: Pete, Andy, Germaine and Eva. She will be lovingly remembered and sadly miss. . .