Obituaries

Myers, Anne Elizabeth

(August 19, 1919 — September 14, 2012)
Ann Elizabeth (Betty) Myers nee Powell passed away at the Hartney Community Health Centre on September 14, 2012 at the age of 93 years. Betty was born August 19, 1919 at Warspite, Alberta. She was predeceased by her partner of over 50 years Clarence Steen. She is survived by her son Elvin (Sheilagh), her daughter Elaine Orcutt, 6 grandchildren, 8 first great grandchildren, 6 second great grandchildren and 1 third great grandchild. There will

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Seafoot, William ‘Garth”

(April 26, 1936 – September 8, 2012)

William “Garth” Seafoot passed away at his home near Carroll on September 8, 2012.

It is with deep sadness that we announce the sudden passing of William Garth Seafoot on September 8th, 2012 at his home near Carroll Mb. Garth was born on April 26th, 1936 in Souris MB., fifth child of Fred and Gertie Seafoot. He was raised on the “Old Homestead” farm in Oakland Municipality. Garth was predeceased by his parents, siblings Viola (Mahoney),

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Carlisle, Joanne

(October 30, 1942 – August 28, 2012)

CARLISLE: Joanne, 69 years, beloved daughter of the late Bus and Doris Carlisle, sister of Bruce Carlisle and the late Donna Carlisle, died in the Souris Personal Care Home on Tuesday, August 28, 2012. Funeral service will be held at Kowalchuk’s Funeral Chapel, Souris, Manitoba on Friday, August 31, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. Private interment in the Souris & Glenwood Cemetery. In memory of Joanne, donations may be made to the Brandon Humane Society.

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Coe, Dorothy Myrtle

(July 17, 1931 – August 26, 2012)

COE: Dorothy Myrtle, beloved wife, mother, grandmother and friend passed away peacefully after a long and courageous battle with cancer on August 26, 2012. She is survived by her husband, Wilfred, her sons, Taylor “Jim” (Gaye), and Wilfred “Brad” (Lorna), sister, Elaine Taylor, and grandchildren, Robert, Kevin, Melissa (Scott), Teresa, Julie, Timothy (Chantal) and one great grandchild, Keanna. She is predeceased by her father, Robert John Taylor,

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Ritchie, James

(April 19, 1951 – August 14, 2012)

RITCHIE: James, (Jimmy)

Husband, Father, Farmer.

James Richie was born May 19, 1951 in Bearsden, Scotland and died tragically on August 14, 2012 at his farm near Souris, Manitoba, aged 61 years.

Jimmy was the son of the late James and Janet Ritchie, seventh of a family of nine. Growing up in Ayrshire, Scotland, he developed an interest in machinery and started a successful custom farming business.

On November 4, 1982 he married Mary and together the worked

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Carlisle, Donald “John”

(December 30, 1939 – August 14, 2012)

CARLISLE – John, 1939 – 2012. John died suddenly on his farm, on August 14, 2012, doing what he loved, cultivating on a beautiful sunny day. He was 72-years-old. In his younger years, he loved curling with his friends, hunting with his buddies and showing his Blonde d’Aquitaine cattle at shows in Canada and the US. He achieved success in these areas, receiving several trophies and

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