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PEARCE - Sidney Henry passed away at the Peter Lougheed Centre on November 13, 1997 at the age of 78 years. Sid was the beloved husband of Meryl; dear father of Gary, Carol, Brian and his wife Edith, and David and his wife Debbie. He will be sadly missed by his granddaughter Allison Sydney. Sid served during World War II with the R.C.A.F. and was a longtime employee of Air Canada, retiring in 1974. He will be missed by all who knew him. A Service of Remembrance will be held at Westbourne Baptist Church, 823 - 64 Avenue N.W., Calgary, on Tuesday, November 18, 1997 at 2:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes in Sid's name may be made to the Alberta Lung Association, No. 302, 609 - 14 Street N.W., Calgary, Alberta T2N 2A1. FOSTER'S FUNERAL HOMES, Garden Chapel, 3220 - 4 Street N.W., Directors. Telephone: 297-0888 (11/16/97).

PEARSON - Ellen Agnes (Nellie), 1904 - 1997, died peacefully in Bashaw, Alberta on October 18, 1997 at the age of 93. She was born to Janet and Robert Cammidge on September 14, 1904 in Wiarton, Ontario and was the last survivor of that family of seven children. She obtained her grade nine education at Jarvis Bay School. She married John Pearson on February 20, 1924. With that union came the birth of four sons, Ronald, Glenn, Stanley and Jack. She lived in around Bashaw all of her life, with a keen sense of community and devotion to her church, St. Peter's Anglican. She was an active member of the Eastern Star and was Matron of that organization, as well as President of the Anglican Church Women's Organization. Left to celebrate her life and remember her for being such a wonderful mother, grandmother and great-grandmother are her three sons, Glenn (Kathy) of Calgary, Stan (Faye) of Stettler, Jack (Laureen) of Edmonton; nine grandchildren and fourteen great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband John Holt Pearson in 1977 and her first son Ronald in 1943. Funeral Services will be held at St. Peter's Anglican Church, Bashaw, Alberta on Tuesday, October 28, 1997 at 1:00 p.m. with Reverend Art Turnbull officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made to St. Peter's Anglican Church or a charity of your choice. BASHAW FUNERAL HOME in care of the arrangements. Telephone: 1-403-372-2353 (10/24/97).

PEARSON - Marion, beloved wife of Tony Pearson of Rockyford, passed away on November 13. Memorial Services to be held on Tuesday, November 18 at 2:00 p.m. at the Rockyford United Church (11/17/97).

PECKOVER - Mr. Ernest (Ernie) Edwin Peckover of Calgary, passed away peacefully at the Foothills Hospital on Wednesday, December 24, 1997. Ernie was born March 19, 1928 in Thurcroft, Yorkshire, England. He served in the Royal Air Force and was an active member of the Temple Lodge A.F. and A.M., North Star Royal Arch, Cypress Preceptory, Scottish Rite, Al Azhar Shrine Temple Chanters, the Rotary Club of Calgary South, and the Royal Canadian Legion Branch No. 264. Ernie is survived by his wife and best friend Donna; together with his two daughters and sons-in-law, Heather and Jon Becker, and Dorothy and Don Lawrence; and two granddaughters, Meagan and Mandy. He is also survived by his sister Rosalie Parker of Edmonton. Ernie was predeceased by his parents, Charles and Sarah, two brothers, Bill and George, and his sister Dorothy. Funeral Services will be held at St. Barnabas' Anglican Church (1407 - 7 Avenue N.W.) on Wednesday, December 31, 1997 at 11:00 a.m. with the Rev. Canon Arthur W. Wilcox officiating. Graveside Service to follow at Eden Brook Memorial Gardens. In living memory of Ernie Peckover, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS and HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES "Chapel of the Bells", 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH. Telephone: 403-276-2296 (12/29/97).

PELLETIER - Randy Barry Pelletier passed away on Thursday, June 26, 1997 at the age of 32 years. Born January 23, 1965 in Dauphin, Manitoba, he is survived by his adopted mother Alice Hoffman; mother Florence Pelletier; all his loving brothers and sisters; as well as numerous aunts, uncles, other relatives and friends. Funeral Services will be held at the CALGARY CREMATORIUM CHAPEL, 3219 - 4 Street N.W., (within the valley of Queen's Park Cemetery) on Monday, June 30, 1997 at 1:00 p.m. Interment will follow at Queen's Park Cemetery, St. Joseph's Section. Flowers are gratefully declined. If desired, a donation in Randy's memory may be made directly to the S.H.A.R.P. Foundation and AIDS Calgary Awareness Association, No. 300, 1021 - 10 Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB T2R 0B7. Funeral arrangements in care of HERITAGE FAMILY FUNERAL SERVICES, "Calgary Crematorium Chapel", Telephone: 299-0111 (6/27/97).

PENNER - Mrs. Margaret Penner (nee Braun) of Calgary, passed away to be with her Lord, on Friday, July 4, 1997, at the Foothills Hospital after a brief illness at the age of 91. Margaret was born on March 10, 1906 in Schoenau, Ukraine. She and her family immigrated to Canada in 1948. A gracious host with a generous heart, she welcomed her family and friends with an ever open door. Her faith, courage and strength of character have left a lasting legacy. She will be dearly missed. She was the loving mother of her children, Louise (Jacob) Froese, John (Katie) Penner, Agatha (Leonard) Reimer and Margaret (Gerhard) Bartel, all of Calgary; a wonderful and caring grandmother to her twenty-seven grandchildren and her twenty-four great grandchildren. Margaret is also survived by her sister Helena Lepp of Calgary; and numerous relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband John in 1940, her daughter Agatha Reimer in 1996 and her grandson Gary Bartel in 1958. Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Crowfoot Chapel", (82 Crowfoot Circle N.W.), today, July 8, 1997 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Funeral Services will be held at Foothills Mennonite Church (2115 Urbanna Road N.W.), on Wednesday, July 9, 1997 at 1:00 p.m. with the Rev. Ed Balzer and the Rev. Abe Sawatsky officiating. Graveside Service to follow at Mountain View Memorial Gardens. In living memory of Margaret Penner, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, "Crowfoot Chapel", 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W., CALGARY. Telephone: 403-241-0044 (7/8/97).

PENNEY - Jack Dennis Penney, beloved husband of Robina Penney of Calgary, passed away peacefully at his residence on June 20, 1997 after a courageous battle against cancer. Jack was a proud native Calgarian who retired from Air Canada in 1991 following thirty-four years of service. In recent years, he served as a volunteer with S.T.A.R.S. Air Ambulance and the Olympic Hall of Fame. Besides his loving wife, Jack is survived by his family, Thomas, Dennis and Kim and a very special granddaughter Kelsey. He is also survived by his sister and brother-in-law, Dorothy and George of Sylvan Lake; sisters-in-law, Gladys, Joan and Sophie; and Robina's family, Dorothy and Larry Manning, and Thomas and Linda Collier; as well as his loving extended family and friends. He was predeceased by brothers, Eric, William and Lenford, and sister Marjorie. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Park Memorial Chapel" (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.), on Tuesday, June 24, 1997 at 3:00 p.m. with the Rev. W. Michael Birch of St. Mark's Anglican Church officiating. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to S.T.A.R.S. (Shock Trauma Air Rescue Society), Box 570, 1441 Aviation Park N.E., Calgary, Alberta T2E 8M7. In living memory of Jack Penney, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES "Park Memorial Chapel", 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W., CALGARY. Telephone: 403-243-8200 (6/23/97).

PENNEY - Mr. Reginald (Reg) Penney, beloved husband of Mrs. Daisy Penney of Calgary, passed away suddenly on Thursday, July 17, 1997 at the age of 52 years. Reg was born in Sydney, Nova Scotia. He attended St. Francis Xavier University at Antigonish, Nova Scotia receiving his B.A., then moved to Montreal teaching history to Grade Ten high school students. In 1980, he moved to Calgary and taught at Dr. E.P. Scarlett high school, and then began substitute teaching. Reg enjoyed hockey, fishing and golf; and he always had a good fishing story to tell. Besides his loving wife, Reg is survived by two brothers, Al Penney of Ottawa, Ontario, Harvey Penney of Sydney, Nova Scotia; two sisters, Evelyn Staples and her husband Parker of Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Germaine Heffernan and her husband Wayne of Sydney, Nova Scotia. He was predeceased by his parents. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Fish Creek Chapel", (14441 Bannister Road S.E.), today, July 22, 1997 at 3:00 p.m. with Pastor Bill Weenink of Faith Fellowship Christian Reformed Church of Fairview, Alberta officiating. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 1825 Park Road S.E., Calgary, Alberta T2G 3Y6. Arrangements in care of McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Fish Creek Chapel", 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. Telephone: 403-256-9575 (7/22/97).

PEPPER - Edward Peter "Pete" Pepper passed away at the Peter Lougheed Centre on June 12, 1997 at the age of 74 years. He is survived by his loving wife Emma; three children, Dorothy Saint, Charles Pepper and Judy Loughlean; four grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, two sisters and five brothers. Respecting Mr. Pepper's wishes, no Funeral Service will be held. In lieu of flowers, if friends desire, donations may be made to the Mustard Seed Street Ministry, 102 - 11 Avenue S.E., Calgary, AB, T2G 0X5. Arrangements and Cremation in care of HERITAGE FAMILY FUNERAL SERVICES "Heritage Funeral Home". Phone: 299-0100 (6/14/97).

PERMANN - Lucille Permann, beloved wife of Mr. Ben Permann of Calgary, passed away at the Peter Lougheed on November 1, 1997, at the age of 67 years. She is the loving mother of Sandra (Doug) Saunders of Airdrie, AB and Barry (Marilyn) Permann of Calgary. Her five grandchildren, Carly, Jennifer, Lindsay, Brock and Dana. Lucille is also survived by her sister Diana (Jim) Gray of Calgary, as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral Services will be held from the Chapel of MOUNTAIN VIEW FUNERAL HOME on Wednesday, November 5, 1997 at 3:00 p.m. with Rev. Sam Sherman of the Centre Street Church officiating. Interment to follow in Mountain View Memorial Gardens. Donations may be made directly to the Canadian Cancer Society (Second Floor, 215 - 12 Avenue S.E., Calgary, AB, T2G 1A2). Arrangements entrusted to MOUNTAIN VIEW CEMETERY and FUNERAL HOME, 17 Avenue S.E. at Garden Road (3 km East of 68 Street S.E.). Telephone: 403-272-5555 (11/3/97).

PERRATT - Mr. Andrew (Andy) William Perratt, beloved husband of Chrystle Perratt ofCalgary, passed away peacefully at the Agape Manor on December 23, 1997 at the age of 55years. Andy moved to Calgary in the 1960's and worked in the auto parts business before movingon to Air Canada, where he recently received his thirty year service pin. Besides his loving wifeChrystle, Andy is survived by his two sons, Trevor Perratt of Calgary, and Terry Stirler ofSurrey, B.C.; and his two daughters, Jodene Perratt and Zena Burtniak, both of Calgary. He isalso survived by two sisters, Jacqui Wolffe and Zena McKinley. Memorial Services will be heldat McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Chapel of the Bells" (2720 Centre Street North), on Saturday,January 3, 1998 at 3:00 p.m. with the Rev. Douglas Cowan of Pleasant Heights United Churchofficiating. Casual dress please. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly tothe Andy Perratt Memorial Fund (246-0913) in benefit of the Agape Manor Hospice. In livingmemory of Andy Perratt, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS and HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES "Chapel of the Bells", 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH.Telephone: 403-276-2296 (12/31/97).

PERRI - Fedele Perri of Calgary, passed away at the Peter Lougheed Centre on Sunday, October 26, 1997 after a courageous battle with Leukemia, at the age of 77 years. He was born on January 1, 1920, Montagnola, Cosenza, Italy and wanting a better life for his family, he moved to Canada in 1951 after going through the hardship of being a POW and the death of his first wife. He settled in Calgary in 1952 working for the CPR and then the Calgary General Hospital. He retired to Kelowna in 1981 to enjoy his passion for gardening creating an orchard and vegetable paradise. However, his pride and joy was his family, which always came first. His gregarious and loving nature meant that everyone he met became his friend. He leaves behind his loving wife Annuziata; one daughter and two sons, Frank and his wife Jean, Maria and her husband Giovanni Montefresco, and Aurelio. He also cherished his five grandchildren, Sara, Farnca, Tony, Denise and Jason; and one great-granddaughter Alyssa. He is also survived by his brother Natale and his wife Filomena of Montagnola; four sisters-in-law and one brother-in-law, Gemma and her husband Francesco Pellegrino, Carmine and his wife Ida, all of Calgary, Lina and her husband Domenico Minardi of Kelowna, Francesca and her husband Pietro Aiello of Fernie and Nina and her husband Antonio Cassavia of Italy; as well as many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his mother Maria, father Francesco, sister Rafella, and his first wife Francesca. Rest well, the pain and suffering has ended and we only have fond and loving memories. Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Chapel of the Bells", (2720 Centre Street North), on Wednesday, October 29, 1997 at 7:00 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Our Lady of Grace Italian & English Catholic Church (1714 - 14 Avenue N.E.), on Thursday, October 30, 1997 at 10:00 a.m. with the Rev. Valentino Alberton, C.S. Celebrant. Graveside Service to follow at Queen's Park Cemetery. In living memory of Fedele Perri, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, "Chapel of the Bells", 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH. Telephone: 403-276-2296 (10/28/97).

PERRY - Mr. Norman (Allen) Perry of Elnora, passed away in the Peter Lougheed Centre on Tuesday, December 16, 1997 at the age of 74. Memorial Services will be held on Friday, December 19, 1997 at 2:30 p.m. from the Elnora Community Hall with Reverend Catherine Holland officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Leukemia Research Foundation c/o Canadian Cancer Society, Second Floor, 215 - 12 Avenue S.E., Calgary, AB T2G 1A2. MOUNTAIN VIEW FUNERAL CHAPELS, Three Hills/Trochu, entrusted with arrangements. Telephone: 1-403-443-5111 or 1-403-442-4388 (12/18/97).

PERRY - Thomas Albert Perry of Calgary, passed away November 12, 1997 at the age of 39 years. He will be fondly remembered by his father and stepmother, Robert and Gerri Perry; twin brother Rob Perry (Deb); and brother Lloyd Perry (Melinda); eight nieces and nephews, and other relatives and friends. Tom was predeceased by his mother Dorothy Perry in 1985. Tom was born and raised in Calgary. After graduating from Forest Lawn High School he worked for Safeway for sixteen years and for the past three years has worked for CP Rail as a Conductor/Yard Foreman. He was an avid fly-fisherman and sportsman, skilled at taxidermy and loved country and western dancing. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him. Funeral Services will be held on Monday, November 17, 1997 at 11:00 a.m. at Pierson's Funeral Home, 4121 - 17 Avenue S.E. with Rev. W. George Chapman officiating. Interment will follow at Mountain View Memorial Gardens. Arrangements in care of PIERSON'S FUNERAL SERVICE. Telephone: 235-3602 (11/14/97).

PERSAUD - Peter Fredrick Persaud, beloved husband of Lucille Persaud, passed away at Vernon Fanning Centre on December 5, 1997 after a lengthy illness at the age of 83 years. Peter was born in Guyana, South America and immigrated to Canada in 1978. Besides his loving wife, Peter is survived by his children, Ken and Teresa Persaud of Calgary and Fred and Gloria Persaud of Toronto; as well as five grandchildren, Christine, Nicole, Peter, Andrew and Kevin. Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers at McINNIS and HOLLOWAY'S "Park Memorial Chapel" (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.), on Wednesday, December 10, 1997 at 7:00 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Holy Spirit Catholic Church (10827 - 24 Street S.W.) on Thursday, December 11, 1997 at 1:00 p.m. with the Rev. Edmund Vargas, Celebrant. In living memory of Peter Persaud, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS and HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, "Park Memorial Chapel", 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W., CALGARY. Telephone: 403-243-8200 (12/9/97).

PERSINGER - Warren William Persinger of Didsbury, Alberta, passed away suddenly June 3, 1997 at the age of 41. Warren is survived by his loving mother Audrey Persinger; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins. He was predeceased by his father Bill in 1963. Warren worked at construction all his life and was presently employed at Beddos Construction. He was very involved in sports as a coach or enthusiastic spectator. Warren had a love for children and was known to many as Uncle Warren. He was always involved with family functions and had a trunk load of games. Warren, known as Weeval to many, will be sadly missed. Funeral Services will be held at the Didsbury Memorial Complex, June 7 at 3:00 p.m. with Reverend John Orman officiating (Anglican Service). In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made to the St. Cyprian's Anglican Church Memorial Fund. MOUNTAIN VIEW FUNERAL CHAPELS, Didsbury, entrusted with arrangements. Phone: 1-403-335-4773. (6/5/97)

PERTICH - Ermenegildo (Gildo) Pertich, beloved husband of Ida of Calgary, passed away at the Glenmore Park Auxiliary Hospital on November 9, 1997, after a courageous battle with cancer at the age of 77 years. Gildo was born on July 26, 1920 In Grisignana, Italy, and immigrated to Canada in July of 1957. He was married to Ida on June 12, 1954. Besides his loving wife, Gildo is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Walter and Margaret of Grande Prairie, Alberta; a daughter and son-in-law, Nivia and Brad of Calgary; six grandchildren, Nicole, Paul, Alexie, Danielle, Lauren and Corey. He is also survived by four sisters, Ida, Maria, Argelia, Fausta; and a brother Cesare; and their families, all of Italy. Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Park Memorial Chapel" (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.), on Wednesday, November 12, 1997 at 6:30 p.m. Funeral Services will be held Our Lady of Grace Italian & English Catholic Church (1713 - 14 Avenue N.E.), on Thursday, November 13, 1997 at 10:00 a.m. Graveside Service to follow at Queen's Park Cemetery. Special thanks to the staff at the Glenmore Park Auxiliary Hospital. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Glenmore Park Auxiliary Hospital, 6909 - 14 Street S.W., Calgary, Alberta T2V 1P8 or the Tom Baker Cancer Centre, c/o Alberta Cancer Foundation, 1331 - 29 Street N.W., Calgary, Alberta T2N 4N2. In living memory of Gildo Pertich, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, "Park Memorial Chapel", 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W., CALGARY. Telephone: 403-243-8200 (11/11/97).

PETAPIECE - Audrey Irene Petapiece passed away peacefully at Carewest Glenmore Park on December 26, 1997 at the age of 84 years. Audrey was born in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan on June 24, 1913, the daughter of Wesley and Lottie (nee Wells) Norman. Following the death of her loving husband J. Orland (Orlie) Petapiece in 1993, she moved from Burnaby, BC to Calgary to be with her family. She will be lovingly remembered by her daughter Barbara and son-in-law Doug Baldwin; grandchildren, Cameron Baldwin and Carolyn and her husband Douglas Armitage; great-grandson Riley Baldwin, all of Calgary; her sister Len and her husband Eldon Holm of Seattle, Washington; and sisters-in-law Alice Edwards of Portland, Oregon and Lois Petapiece of Chico, California. The family wishes to acknowledge Audrey's friend Faye Larsen and special caregivers, Cindy Culley and Linda Sauer, and the very caring staff at Carewest Glenmore Park. A Memorial Service will be held at McINNIS and HOLLOWAY'S "Park Memorial Chapel", (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.), on Tuesday, December 30, 1997 at 11:00 a.m. At a later date, Interment will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, 3789 Royal Oak Avenue, Burnaby, B.C. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Carewest Foundation, Administrative Centre, 1070 McDougall Road N.E., Calgary, AB T2E 7Z2, or to The Parkinson Society of Southern Alberta, 480D - 36 Avenue S.E., Calgary, AB T2G 1W4. In living memory of Audrey Petapiece, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS and HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, "Park Memorial Chapel", 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W., CALGARY. Telephone: 403-243-8200 (12/29/97).

PETERS - Celia Marie Peters passed away peacefully at the Rockyview General Hospital on Friday, November 28, 1997 at the age of 71 years. Celia was a longtime resident of Calgary and a member of Branch No. 1 of the Royal Canadian Legion. She was also an active member of the choir at Carter Place where she resided. Celia will be sadly missed by all her friends. Special thanks to the Doctors, Nurses and Staff of Unit 47 at the Rockyview General Hospital. A Celebration of Celia's life will be held at Carter Place, (Second floor), 602 - 1 Street S.E., on Friday, December 5, 1997 from 1:30 - 3:00 p.m. Arrangements and cremation in care of HERITAGE FAMILY FUNERAL SERVICES, "Calgary Crematorium Chapel". Telephone 299-0111 (12/2/97).

PETERS - Mrs. Eva Muriel Peters of Calgary, passed away at the Glenmore Park AuxiliaryHospital on Tuesday, December 30, 1997, at the age of 85 years. Eva was born February 25,1912, at the Devenish Apartments in Calgary. She had attended St. Hilda's Private School. Evaenjoyed gardening and being with people. Eva is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Bertand Sharon Peters of Calgary; and three grandsons, Todd, Darryl and Kevin. She is also survivedby a brother and a sister-in-law, Richard and Peggy Wallace of Calgary. Eva was predeceased byher husband Albert on May 7, 1996. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directlyto Carewest, 1070 McDougall Road N.E.,Calgary, Alberta T2E 7Z2. In living memory of EvaPeters, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAYFUNERAL HOMES "Chapel of the Bells", 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH. Telephone:403-276-2296 (12/31/97).

PETERS - Mr. Robert (Bob) Rankin Peters, beloved husband of Mrs. Sue Peters of Calgary, passed away at his residence on Tuesday, October 28, 1997 at the age of 83 years. Bob was a renaissance man, artist and craftsman, who lived life to the fullest and inspired the same in others. He shared his own love of nature, especially the mountains, with his family and was an avid gardener, hiker, skier and climber even through last summer. Always gracious, he let his wife win at tennis and lead in dancing. His career included farming, the CPR and instructing electronics at SAIT. Bob is survived by his loving wife of fifty-five years; a daughter and son-in-law, Linda and Ron Maskell of Dorset, England; a son and daughter-in-law, Don and Gayle Peters of Calgary; five grandchildren, Stephen and Sheila Peters, Kristi Peters, Rob Peters, Katy Peters, and Skye Peters; and two great-grandchildren, Tyler and Karissa. He is also survived by a brother and sister-in-law, Bill and Anne Peters of Creston, BC; as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Memorial Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Crowfoot Chapel" (82 Crowfoot Circle N.W.), on Monday, November 3, 1997 at 10:30 a.m. with the Rev. John Miller of Westminster United officiating. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Canadian Cancer Society, Second Floor, 215 - 12 Avenue S.E., Calgary, Alberta T2G 1A2. Many thanks to Dr. Lauf and Dr. Mellor, the home care nurses, especially Irene Pearce and Petra of Pharmacy On Call. In living memory of Bob Peters, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES "Crowfoot Chapel", 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W. Telephone: 403-241-0044 (11/1/97).

PETTIE - Florence Virginia Pettie passed away peacefully at home on November 3, 1997 at the age of 79 years. Predeceased by her husband Norman in 1993, she is survived by her daughter Barbara Gosset; granddaughter Brandee Ford; great-grandchildren, Nikolas and Alexa Ford; a brother Buck Gray (Marge); and sisters, Marjorie MacKeracher and Doris Howell; as well as brothers-in-law, Don Pettie and Tom Pettie; and sisters-in-law, Margaret Arscott and Helen Christie. Florence was also predeceased by a brother James Gray, and sisters, Jean Gee and Mary Marsh. Funeral Services will be held at HERITAGE FUNERAL HOME, 1708 - 16 Avenue N.W. (across from North Hill Shopping Centre) on Saturday, November 8, 1997 at 1:00 p.m. Flowers are gratefully declined. If desired, donations may be made to the charity of one's choice. Funeral and Cremation arrangements in care of HERITAGE FAMILY FUNERAL SERVICES "Heritage Funeral Home". Phone: 299-0100 (11/6/97).

PEZDERIC - Lily Pezderic, aged 85 years, of Wetaskiwin, Alberta, formerly of Claresholm, Alberta, passed away on December 1, 1997. Relatives and friends are invited to meet for Prayers at LEYDEN'S "Chapel of Remembrance", Claresholm on Friday, December 5, 1997 at 8:30 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Christ the King Catholic Church, Claresholm on Saturday, December 6, 1997 at 11:00 a.m. In memory of Mrs. Pezderic, Leyden's Funeral Homes will make a donation to the Claresholm Food Bank. Leyden's Funeral Homes Ltd., Claresholm, "A Golden Rule Member", Directors of Services. Telephone: 1-403-625-3212 or 228-4422 (12/4/97).

PFEIFER - Elsie Christine passed away peacefully at Cedars Villa Extendicare on June 27, 1997 at the age of 86 years. She was predeceased by her husband Alfred, and two brothers, Walter and Alvin. Elsie is survived by a sister Florence Bransell of Saskatoon; two sons, Melvyn (Sharon) and Glen (Judy); as well as grandchildren, Greg (Steffany), Cheryl and Brad; stepchildren, Brent, Shelley and Deborah; and five great-grandchildren. Elsie was born at Dundurn, Saskatchewan, and farmed with her husband for approximately forty years. After moving to Saskatoon in 1953, she became actively involved in the life of Second Street United Church. Elsie was an accomplished pianist and took great pleasure in classical music, as well as gardening and needle work. Upon retiring to Calgary in 1975, she participated in the activities of Centennial Presbyterian Church. Elsie is lovingly remembered as a dear mother and a sincere friend. Special thank you to the doctors, staff and care-workers at Cedars Villa Extendicare. A private Memorial Service will be held at a later date. Arrangements and Cremation in care of HERITAGE FAMILY FUNERAL SERVICES "Calgary Crematorium Chapel". Telephone: 299-0111 (6/29/97).

PHAN - Hong Hui Phan, beloved wife of Mr. Gia Nhan of Calgary, passed away at the Rockyview General Hospital on November 4, 1997 at the age of 30 years. Hong Hui was born February 24, 1967 in China. She is the loving mother of a son Steven, and a daughter Louisa, both of Calgary. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Chapel of the Bells" (2720 Centre Street North), on Saturday, November 8, 1997 at 3:00 p.m. with the Rev. Dan Wat of the South Calgary Evangelical Free Church officiating. Graveside Service to follow at Queen's Park Cemetery. In living memory of Hong Hui Phan, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES "Chapel of the Bells", 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH. Telephone: 403-276-2296 (11/6/97).

PHILLIPS - Mrs. Louise Phillips of Calgary, passed away at the Peter Lougheed Hospital on October 26, 1997 at the age of 72 years. She is the loving mother of a son and daughter-in-law, Randy and Sharon of Vancouver; four daughters and two sons-in-law, Christine Phillips, Karen Ellithorpe and Glen, Francine Hamilton and Brian, all of Calgary and Debbie Phillips of Drayton Valley, Alberta; fourteen grandchildren and one great-grandchild. She is also survived by a sister and brother-in-law, Marion and Jack Penman; two brothers and sisters-in-law, Frank and Betty Marzetti, all of Calgary, Peter and Vivian Marzetti of Edmonton; and sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Ivy and Paul Boychuk of Calgary. She was predeceased by her husband Doug in 1986. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Chapel of the Bells" (2720 Centre Street North) on Thursday, October 30, 1997 at 3:00 p.m. In living memory of Louise Phillips, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES "Chapel of the Bells", 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH. Telephone: 403-276-2296 (10/29/97).

PIERCEY - Charles William "Bill" Piercey, of Calgary, passed away June 20, 1997 at the age of 73 years. Bill will be sadly missed by his wife Elaine; their children Robert Piercey (Ilze), of Calgary, Carolyn Paegel (Helge), of Calgary and Rosemarie Smaldon (Alan), of Durban, South Africa; five grandchildren, two great-grandchildren; a sister Doris Emberley (Corbett), of Hamilton, Ont., and other relatives and friends. Bill was predeceased by a son William Albert Piercey in 1967, and a sister Gladys Woodfine and her husband Victor. Bill was proudly born and raised in Newfoundland. At age sixteen he jointed the Navy and entered active service. After the war, he moved to South Africa where he met and married Elaine. They began raising their family in South Africa and moved to Calgary in 1966 where they have resided since. Bill was a member of the American Brotherhood of Carpenters and will be missed by all who knew him. Services will be held at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 6560 Silver Springs Crescent N.W., on Monday, June 30 at 7:00 p.m. with Bishop Robb Wolff officiating. Arrangements in care of PIERSON'S FUNERAL SERVICE. Telephone: 235-3602 (6/23/97).

PITT - Dorothy Elizabeth Pitt, beloved wife of Red Pitt, of Calgary, passed away suddenly on Thursday, September 4, 1997. She will be lovingly remembered and dearly missed by her children, son Jim Pitt of Calgary; daughters, Dianne (Leigh) Broadhurst of Cochrane, Cathy (Ross Clarke) Pelletier of Prince Albert, Saskatchewan, and Shirley (Doug) Haidey, also of Cochrane; as well, she was the loving grandmother to, Jeff (Anna) Pitt, Deanne Pitt, Clint Pelletier, and Kari and Kelly Broadhurst. Dorothy is also survived by one sister, Josephine Somoya of Las Vegas, Nevada and numerous other relatives. She will live forever in all our hearts. Cremation, Calgary Crematorium. A Memorial Service will be held at HERITAGE FUNERAL HOME, 1708 - 16 Avenue N.W., (across from the North Hill Shopping Centre), on Monday, September 8, 1997 at 1:00 p.m. with Rev. Sharon Barlow officiating. In lieu of flowers, if desired, a donation in Dorothy's memory may be made directly to the Alberta Children's Hospital, 1820 Richmond Road S.W., Calgary, Alberta T2T 5C7. Funeral and Cremation arrangements in care of HERITAGE FAMILY FUNERAL SERVICES, "Heritage Funeral Home" Telephone: 403-299-0100 (9/7/97).

PIVEC - Maria Pivec (Mary), (nee Biber), passed away at her home on Friday, November 14, 1997, after a lengthy illness at the age of 75 years. Mary was born on November 24, 1921 in Siegersdorf, Austria. She married Frank Pivec in Graz, Austria. She followed Frank to Canada, arriving in August of 1953. They raised a son Alfred and a daughter Erika. Mary and Frank retired to Creston, British Columbia in 1979. Mary's husband Frank passed away on October 30, 1986. Mary returned to Calgary in December of 1995, where she resided until her passing. She had a great love for gardening and the outdoors and will be deeply missed by her family. She is the loving mother of a son and daughter-in-law, Alfred and Shirley and their son Wayne of Priddis; a daughter and a son-in-law, Erika (Steve) Chapman and their two sons, David and Chris of Calgary. Mary is also survived by a sister Theresa Vantine of Arlington, Texas; four nieces, Margit Gspaltl and Heidi Resch, both of Austria, Ingrid Malcolm of Arlington, Texas and Jo McDonald of Tombstone, Arizona. She was predeceased by her husband Frank, and by her parents, Josef and Aloisia Biber, as well as two sisters, Josephine Klinger and Rosi Biber. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Cecilia's Catholic Church (321 - 90 Avenue S.E.), on Wednesday, November 19, 1997 at 10:30 a.m. with the Rev. Klaus Ludwig Hens, S.A.C. Celebrant. Graveside Service to follow at Eden Brook Memorial Gardens. In living memory of Mary Pivec, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, "Fish Creek Chapel", 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E., CALGARY. Telephone: 403-256-9575 (11/17/97).