Atchison, Edward (Ted) Norman

Atchison: It is with great sadness that the family of Edward (Ted) Norman Atchison announces his passing on April 22, 2020. Ted was born April 6, 1926 to the late Price and Georgie Atchison. He married the love of his life Lillian Kruger on June 20, 1951. Ted’s greatest passion was his family. Ted made his living farming and enjoyed the farm life and country living. Ted is survived by his wife Lil, his sons Tim (Sheila), Les (Jackie), Larry (Caroline) and daughter Tina (Pat). He is also survived by his Brothers Doug (Sheila), Don and sisters Myrna, Elizabeth (Allan). He was also survived by 10 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and numerous nephews and nieces. He was predeceased by his parents and his sisters Mary and Joyce and his grandson Terrence. A celebration of life will be held at a later date. In memory of Ted, donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Manitoba or the Souris Hospital Palliative Care Fund c/o Prairie Mountain Health Box 10 Souris, Manitoba R0K 2C0.

15 thoughts on “Atchison, Edward (Ted) Norman”

  1. Our condolences to Tim and Sheila and family. May you feel Gods closeness and comfort as we all pray for you. May God heal the broken heart.

  2. Ted was a people person, he always had a joke, a laugh and a smile for everyone. My earliest memories of him were standing at the front of the stage at the Findlay Xmas concerts telling the story of the old woman that swallowed a fly, standing behind the counter at the Findlay store or on the farm on the highway. A good friend to all of our family, a good neighbour and a great person to know. Ted will be missed by everyone who knew him.

  3. Lillian, Tim, Les, Larry and Tina & families
    We are so sorry to hear of Ted’s passing. He was such a friendly guy. Always enjoy our little visits. He will be greatly missed.

  4. I was so sorry to hear about Ted’s passing. He was such a nice man. My sympathies to Lil and the family.

  5. Love & Prayers to the Atchison Family
    Our Deepest Condolences, So very Sorry for your Loss
    Love Sandra & Bob Brinklow

  6. Our sincere condolences go out to you all. We always enjoyed our visits with Ted and especially loved listening to him recite his poems. He always had a smile!

  7. Lil and family
    Thinking of you all and remembering Ted. His smile, his recitations he shared with all of us, his love of his garden and flowers. So many wonderful memories he left with all of us.

  8. To Lil and Family, We are sorry to hear of the loss of Ted. Cyril remembers “the old woman that swallowed the fly “ too!! We loved his stories, his smile and his genuine caring for everyone!! We will miss seeing him at Findley and Pipestone events. Take care you guys!!

  9. Lil and family, my greatest condolences. In my thoughts and prayers. Mia Mitchell and family

  10. Lil and family, so sorry to hear of your loss. Thoughts and prayers to you at this difficult time.

  11. Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire family. Uncle Ted will be missed. With love from Vern & Patty Mitchell and family xoxo

  12. My deepest condolences to your family. Uncle Ted always had so many stories and wisdom to share.
    All my love to the family.

    Shannon (Atchison) Grzebeniak

  13. My heart goes out to Uncle Ted’s family, which in turn is my family. Such a incredible man and he will be remembered forever.
    Love Dean &Family

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