August 25, 2014
Construction of 24 units getting under way: Sod turning held for Pipestone Villas Phase II
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.
John Eugene Boland passed away peacefully at home on August 17, 2014. John is survived by his daughters Denise (Garry), Eugenie (Rene), Justin and Celeste, Laura (Arnie), Gillianne, Jocelyn, Lauren and Colin, Faith (Wayne), Kandace and Sarah. John was predeceased by his parents George and Sarah Boland; wife Marion Boland; brothers Harold a. . .
Joseph Henri Rene Robert LaRochelle, known by all as Robert, was born Dec. 22, 1937 in Gravelbourg, Sask. to Rene and Rosa LaRochelle. He was the oldest of five children. He lived on a farm at Coppen, Sask. and attended school at the Piche country school. After his schooling he worked as an auto mechanic and also helped his dad on the farm. His . . .
Surrounded by his family and close friends, Gerald Michael Ott of Regina, Sask. passed away unexpectedly Saturday, August 9, 2014 at the age of 65 years. Yesterday is but today’s memory and tomorrow is today’s dream . . . Trust the dreams, for in them is hidden the gate to eternity. - Kahlil Gibran Gerald, our Pa, our Poppa, our brother, o. . .
It is with great love and deep sorrow that we announce the passing of Lois, wife of Warren on July 31, 2014, with her family by her side. Lois was born during a prairie blizzard on a farm near Welwyn, Saskatchewan on March 5, 1934 to Ewart and Lillie McAuley. She was tended to by her Aunt Irene and mother while her father was fetching the doctor. . .
It is with heartfelt sadness that the family of Melville Victor Felsing announces his passing on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at the age of 80 years. Mel was the second son born to Wilfred and Genevieve Felsing on May 7, 1934 in Watson, Sask. Mel and Bev (Plummer) were married in 1958 in a double wedding ceremony with Gordon and Arkley (Plummer) Fel. . .
It is with deep sadness that the family of Shirley Olafson announces her passing on Friday, July 18, 2014 at the age of 75 years. Shirley was born on the Brown family farm to James and Ivy Brown (nee Luthala). She worked in and around Tantallon and Rocanville areas and briefly in Port Alberni, B.C. until she began her career of 22 years with Can. . .
Mildred passed away at SEICC in Moosomin on June 17, 2014 at the age of 88 years. Mildred was born on January 2, 1926 at Ceylon, Sask. She was the fourth child of Melvin and Alice Harrison. She took her elementary education in Ceylon and high school in Radville. Upon graduation she attended normal school in Regina. After only three weeks she . . .
Wesley Joseph Ruddick, born on May 25, 1934, passed away peacefully on June 25, 2014 at the Elkwood Manor in Elkhorn. Taped music by his favorite orchestra, Swift Current Old Time Fiddlers, was softly playing, wife Margaret by his side. Wes was born in Elkhorn to parents Joseph and Alma Ruddick (Neilly). He grew up on the home farm in the Kirkel. . .
Bea Middleton passed away peacefully in Moosomin on July 15, 2014 in her 101st year. Bea married John Middleton on December 30, 1933. They resided in Beatty, Sask. where they raised their family of Jean, John, Don and Karen. In 1975 they retired and moved to Saskatoon, Sask. Their move to Moosomin in 1982 was a great move for them. They had m. . .
Gwendolyn Margaret Newnham passed away at Peace Arch Hospital in White Rock, B.C. on June 24, 2014. Gwen was born on January 11, 1925 in Wapella Sask. to John and Gertrude Robertson. She graduated from Regina General Hospital with an RN in 1948, and worked in Saskatchewan, Alberta, Ontario, N.W.T. and Hawaii. She retired from her nursing career. . .