March 08, 1938 - - June 11, 2019
On behalf of the Trenerry family, we announce the passing of Mrs. Irene Trenerry.
Irene passed away on June 11, 2019 at the Provost Health Centre at the age of 81.
If friends so desire, donations can be made to the Diabetes Association or the CNIB.
August 21, 1925 - - June 03, 2019
William Roy Grier was born in Calgary, Alberta on August 21, 1925, the second child of Roy and Eva Grier.
At the age of ten, Bill’s father passed away, leaving his mother to raise three children during the Great Depression. Life was hard and Bill was forced to leave school at the end of Grade Ten to help support the family. While in Grade Ten he started working as a messeng ...
June 23, 1940 - - June 03, 2019
Jim Reinbold was born in Provost, Alberta on June 23, 1940, the third child born to John and Caroline Reinbold. On July 18, 1964 he married his high school sweetheart, Fontella Schlosser and together they continued ranching on the original Reinbold homestead.
Inspired by his father Jim had a love for horses and for ranching which lead him to a passion for “all things rode ...
April 29, 1935 - - June 03, 2019
Gaylia Adele Scammell was born on April 29, 1935 at Provost, Alberta to parents, Lars and Florence Paulgaard.
She worked at the drug store in Provost and then moved to Edmonton and became a telephone operator.
She married Don Scammell on April 9, 1955. In 1958, they bought the farm where they resided until 2001, when they moved into Provost. Gay helped Don operate a tru ...
February 26, 1939 - - May 26, 2019
Douglas Melvin Edey was born at the Heart Valley family homestead on February 26, 1939 to Charles and Jean Edey.
Doug wore many hats over his life - Homesteader’s son, 27 years in the Canadian Armed Forces beginning as a Private, and eventually retiring as Captain, Regional Superintendent of Government Services in Northwest Territories, farmer, beekeeper, hunter, golfer and ...
December 10, 1947 - - May 16, 2019
Robert William Murphy was born in Consort on December 10, 1947, the second child and eldest son of Joe and Emelia Murphy.
Bob spent his early life close to his Altario farm with siblings Lynn, Frank, and John, and attended Altario School where he enjoyed sports, especially basketball. At home he trained a colt which became the love of his life, at least until Rosemary arrived ...
March 19, 1945 - - April 27, 2019
Shirley Ann Beckstead was born on March 19, 1945 in Prescott, Ontario to Simon and Lillian Beckstead.
Surrounded by the love of her family, Shirley passed away on April 27, 2019 at the Provost Health Centre at the age of 74 years.
She will be forever missed and lovingly remembered by her children, Michael† (Jackie) Beckstead, Melinda (Jay) Hager, Treena (Roger) Lane; grandc ...