Suhirdpreet Kaur Lombsar

Suhirdpreet Kaur Lombsar, passed away on February 21, 2021 at the age of 41 years.  Suhirdpreet will be sadly missed by her family and friends. Funeral Ceremonies will be held on Wednesday, March 3, 2021 at Country Hills Crematorium – 11995-16 Street, NE, Calgary at 1:00 pm. Due to COVID...

How To Write An Obituary

An obituary is a personal record of a person’s life. It will typically communicate the most important details of a person’s life including their birth, life, death and how they are being honoured after they have passed. The family usually publishes an obituary as an opportunity to share the news...

Choosing the Right Funeral Home

Whether you are pre-planning a funeral or a death has just occurred, you will need to find the right funeral home for your needs.   When pre-planning, all of the steps we have suggested below will likely be necessary. Take your time and move through them at your own pace...

Steve Davidchuk

Steve Davidchuk passed away peacefully at Sage Hill Lodge at the age of 82 years on February 13, 2021 after several years of living with dementia and gradual decline of health in 2020. He will be remembered as a loving Dad to Stacey (Curtis) and Bob (Lucia), Granddad to Joel...

Allan “Al” William Merritt

Allan “Al” William Merritt, long time resident of Calgary, Alberta passed away suddenly on Monday, February 15, 2021 at the age of 55 years.  Allan leaves behind his loving wife Annette of 33 years of marriage, his three daughters; Shantel (Darren), Madora and Alicia (Colin).  His grandchildren Tanner, Shanelle, Knox,...

How to Plan a Funeral Reception

It is said that the most important part of any funeral is the reception. The reception is the first social event following a funeral where the deceased is not present and represents a new, often difficult reality. It is customary (but not required) to hold a reception following a funeral...

Duncan Alexander Steinhauer

Duncan Alexander Steinhauer passed away suddenly at home on February 1st 2021 at the age of 22 years. Born in Calgary in 1998, Duncan was predeceased by his grandfathers Richard Martin and Herb Steinhauer as well as a Grandmother Freda Martin. He is survived by his parents Lesley and Doug...

How Much Does a Funeral Cost? Checklist and Pricing

Funeral services help to bring comfort to those who have lost a loved one and to honour the life that has been lost. A funeral is an important part of moving through the grieving process for families, allowing them to come together to give and receive support, and to experience...

Edward Kruk

Edward passed away peacefully on Saturday January 23, 2021. He is survived by his beloved wife of 49 years, Barbara, son Robert Kruk in Lethbridge and his children Julia and Adam. His daughter Kasia (Wayne) Mackenzie of Calgary and their children Matthew, Jacob and Emily. His sister Sophie in Nysa, Poland. Edward...

Tharmalingam Velautham

Tharmalingam Velautham passed away on February 4, 2021 at the age of 87 years. Tharmalingam was born in Neelankulathal Karanavai North, Karaveddy, Sri Lanka on August 20, 1933. From 1957 to 1971 he worked at the University of Peradeniya in Dentistry in Sri Lanka. From 1974 onwards he lived in Calgary, Alberta...

Elizabeth Solodky

With deep sadness, the children of Elizabeth Youzwishen Solodky of Calgary announce that she passed away on January 30, 2021 at age 91 with her family by her side after suffering a stroke.  Elizabeth was a loving wife, mother and grandmother and was a devoted friend. Born in Myrnam, Alberta...

Gurpal Kaur Rai

Gurpal Kaur Rai, passed away on February 3, 2021 at the age of 73 years.  Gurpal will be sadly missed by her family and friends.  Funeral Ceremonies will be held on Sunday, February 7, 2021 at Country Hills Crematorium – 11995-16 Street, NE, Calgary at 1:00 pm.  Due to COVID...