Obituaries

Dorothy Hammel
B: 1937-07-01
D: 2017-09-19
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Hammel, Dorothy
Erna Jacober
B: 1935-03-12
D: 2017-09-18
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Jacober, Erna
Waneeta Ritter
B: 1919-09-08
D: 2017-09-18
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Ritter, Waneeta
Lillian Guckert
B: 1948-07-26
D: 2017-09-18
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Guckert, Lillian
Reuben Kurpjuweit
B: 1928-01-19
D: 2017-09-17
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Kurpjuweit, Reuben
Jacob Wist
B: 1935-06-01
D: 2017-09-17
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Wist, Jacob
Gordon Lesmeister
B: 1955-03-31
D: 2017-09-16
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Lesmeister, Gordon
Martha Janecke
B: 1921-10-23
D: 2017-09-15
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Janecke, Martha
William Gilchrist
B: 1922-05-21
D: 2017-09-12
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Gilchrist, William
Lorne Yanke
B: 1934-09-08
D: 2017-09-10
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Yanke, Lorne
Johanna Bouman
B: 1933-03-14
D: 2017-09-08
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Bouman, Johanna
Geraldine "Gerry" Helmer
B: 1943-08-15
D: 2017-09-07
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Helmer, Geraldine "Gerry"
Alexandria Valcourt
B: 1986-04-18
D: 2017-09-04
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Valcourt, Alexandria
Sandra Plotsky
B: 1949-09-15
D: 2017-09-02
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Plotsky, Sandra
Bernice Jans
B: 1927-04-16
D: 2017-09-02
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Jans, Bernice
Alberta Woolfrey
B: 1920-08-05
D: 2017-08-31
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Woolfrey, Alberta
Paul Dumais
B: 1944-01-05
D: 2017-08-28
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Dumais, Paul
Blair Stroh
B: 1971-10-21
D: 2017-08-24
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Stroh, Blair
Alma Bishop
B: 1924-05-26
D: 2017-08-23
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Bishop, Alma
Iva Dietrich
B: 1922-07-22
D: 2017-08-23
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Dietrich, Iva
Donna Feasey
B: 1948-10-16
D: 2017-08-22
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Feasey, Donna

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Dealing with Death
If you avoid dealing with death, you may become more vulnerable and unable to grieve. We offer support in accepting loss and preparing for death.
Grieving with Purpose
Explore the concept of grief work. This article reviews the four tasks involved and highlights the six self-care and bereavement signposts in your bereavement journey.
Ending Denial and Finding Acceptance
Acceptance puts an end to denial by releasing disbelief. In doing so, you can fully include the death of a loved one into your life and find peace-of-mind.
For Friends of the Bereaved
Have you chosen to help someone who is grieving the death of a loved one? If so, this article was written for you. It offers insights and provides suggestions on how best to support them during this time.
When Grief Doesn't Ease
This article takes a closer look at what's considered normal grieving compared to more complicated grief. We can look for signals to see if our grief may be going off track.
When Grief is Unacknowledged
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