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SCHAFER - Maria (Oma) Schafer, a resident of the George Boyack Nursing Home, passed away peacefully on June 11, 1997 at the age of 87 years. She is survived by three children, Val Gogorenko of Calgary, Kasimir (Jim) and Emma Schafer of Sparwood, BC, Alexander and Ursula Schafer of Calgary; also twelve grandchildren and twenty-three great-grandchildren. Maria was predeceased by a son Valdemar in 1945, and her husband Kasimir in 1988. She was born in the Ukraine on November 10, 1909. She emigrated with her family to Canada in 1951, into the Lethbridge area and settled in Calgary in 1952. Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at MOUNTAIN VIEW FUNERAL HOME on Saturday, June 14, 1997 from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. Funeral Services will be held in the Chapel of Mountain View Funeral Home on Monday, June 16, 1997 at 10:00 a.m. Interment to follow at Mountain View Memorial Gardens. The family would like to express their thanks to all the caring staff of the George Boyack Nursing Home. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society of Calgary (1920 - 11 Street S.E., Calgary, AB, T2G 3G2). Arrangements entrusted to MOUNTAIN VIEW FUNERAL HOME, 17 Avenue S.E. at Garden Road (3 km East of 68 Street S.E.), located within Mountain View Memorial Gardens. Telephone: 403-272-5555 (6/14/97).

SCHAFFLER - Rose Marie Schaffler (nee Gramlich), beloved wife of Adolph Schaffler of Calgary, passed away peacefully on November 26, 1997 at the age of 77 years. Rose was born in Rosenheim, AB in 1920. She married Adolph in 1940. They moved to Killam, AB, where they owned and operated the Red and White Store until coming to Calgary in 1974. In Calgary, Rose worked for Sears in the Chinook Centre Mall and then The Bay downtown until her retirement. Rose is survived by her six daughters and her son, Dianne Breault (El), Cheryl Weisgerber (John), Jacqueline Trofanenko (Howard), all of Calgary, Kathleen Weisgerber (Mike) of Brooks, AB, Marilyn Maloney (Jim) of Lacombe, AB, Lori Reardon (Rich) of Los Angeles, CA, and Daniel Schaffler (Sherry) of Ottawa, ON. Rose is also survived by her fifteen grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, three brothers and three sisters. She was predeceased by her twin brother Jack, sister Regatta, and brother Victor. Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Park Memorial Chapel" (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.) today, November 28, 1997 at 7:00 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. James Catholic Church (5504 - 20 Street S.W.) on Saturday, November 29, 1997 at 2:30 p.m. with the Rev. A. Wayne Poile, Celebrant. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 1825 Park Road S.E., Calgary, AB T2G 3Y6. In living memory of Rose Schaffler, 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(11/28/97).

SCHARFF - Ernst Scharff passed away peacefully at the Peter Lougheed Centre on July 16, 1997 at the age of 89 years. Ernst is survived by his wife Marta, daughter Elli married to John, son Jurgen married to Gerry, son Gerd and daughter Hanna, all of Calgary; five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Dad, rest in peace. He will be sadly missed. Funeral Services will be held at FOSTER'S FUNERAL HOMES "Garden Chapel", 3220 - 4 Street N.W. on Sunday, July 20, 1997 at 3:00 p.m. with Rev. Geraldine Scharff officiating. Interment to follow in Queen's Park Cemetery. FOSTER'S FUNERAL HOMES "Garden Chapel", Directors. Phone: 297-0888 (7/19/97).

SCHEUCHNER - Shaun Allen, beloved son of Allen and Sharon Scheuchner of Calgary, passed away at Alberta Children's Hospital on September 14, 1997 at the age of 19 years. Shaun is the loving brother to Ralphine, Todd and David, all of Calgary. He is also survived by his grandparents, Blanche and Arnold Scheuchner of Morningside, AB; aunts and uncles, Bruce and Marion Snape of Duchess, AB, Norma and Rand Berg of Millicent, AB, Judy and Buzz Buijs of Hythe, AB, Hazel and Don Snyder of Morningside, AB; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Shaun was predeceased by his grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. William Snape, and Mr. Daniel Scheuchner. Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at Mountain View Cemetery and Funeral Home on Wednesday, September 17, 1997 from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. Funeral Services will be held in the Chapel of MOUNTAIN VIEW FUNERAL HOME on Thursday, September 18, 1997 at 10:00 a.m. If friends so desire, memorial donations may be made to the Christine Meikle School (No. 64 - 12 Street N.E., Calgary, AB T2E 4P4). Arrangements and Cremation entrusted to MOUNTAINVIEW CEMETERY and FUNERAL HOME, 17 Avenue S.E. at Garden Road (3 km East of 68 Street S.E.). Telephone: 403-272-5555 (9/16/97).

SCHLANSER - Margaret Schlanser of Calgary, passed away at the Foothills Hospital on November 12, 1997 at the age of 64 years. Funeral Services were held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Chapel of the Bells" (2720 Centre Street North), on Monday, November 17, 1997 with Karen Wilson, Chaplain of the Agape Manor, officiating. In living memory of Margaret Schlanser, 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 (11/18/97).

SCHLEPPE - Julius (Carl) Schleppe, passed away at the Peter Lougheed Hospital on December10, 1997 after a brief illness at the age of 77 years. Julius was actively involved with the RoyalCanadian Legion in various capacities, most notably as the Service Officer at the High RiverBranch for the past several years. Julius is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Michael andGinette Schleppe of Edmonton; two daughters, Janet and Jack Wickens of Cayley, and ElizabethEllis and Herman Poliakov of Calgary; three grandchildren, Lora (Bruce) Tannas of Trinity,Texas, Jay Wickens of Nanton, and Kerri Ann Schleppe of Edmonton. Julius was predeceasedby his wife Jean in July of 1996. A Memorial Service will be held at the Royal Canadian Legion(No. 25 - 8 Avenue S.E.), High River, on Saturday, December 13, 1997 at 11:00 a.m. If friendsso desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Royal Canadian Legion Veteran's FoodBank. In living memory of Julius Schleppe a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Parkby McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, "Fish CreekChapel", 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E., CALGARY. Telephone: 403-256-9575(12/12/97).

SCHMALTZ - Mr. Servulus (Servi) Adam Schmaltz, beloved husband of Mrs. Phyllis Schmaltz of Calgary, passed away at the Foothills Hospital on November 12, 1997, after a courageous battle at the age of 65 years. Born December 23, 1931 in Beiseker, Alberta to parents, Adam and Frances Schmaltz. Servi was a Professional Engineer and graduated in 1955 from the University of Alberta with a degree in Chemical Engineering. He is a life member of A.P.E.G.G.A. and a member of C.I.M. Servi particularly enjoyed golf and curling and was a member of the Highland Golf and Country Club. Besides his loving wife, Servi is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Greg and Karen, and Ken and Susan, all of Calgary. He is also survived by four sisters and a brother-in-law, Barbara Morrison of Calgary, Grace and Hugh Brown of Burnaby, B.C., Louise Blacklock of Calgary, Catherine Schmaltz of Calgary; one sister-in-law Audrey Schmaltz of Edmonton; and numerous nieces and nephews. Servi is predeceased by his parents, infant sister Frances and brother George. Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Chapel of the Bells" (2720 Centre Street North), today, November 14, 1997 at 6:00 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Luke's Catholic Church (1566 Northmount Drive N.W.) on Saturday, November 15, 1997 at 10:30 a.m. Graveside Service to follow at Queen's Park Cemetery. 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. In living memory of Servulus Schmaltz, 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 (11/14/97).

SCHMIDT - Aleksandra Schmidt (nee Makrocki), passed away peacefully at the RockyviewGeneral Hospital on December 21, 1997 at the age of 82 years. She will be lovingly rememberedby her daughter Lucy; son-in-law Andrew; grandsons, Michael and Oliver; as well as threesisters, Apolonia, Stanislawa and Julia; one brother Peter; and many dear relatives and friends.Aleksandra was born in Poland and immigrated to Canada in 1954. She was predeceased by herhusband Alexander in 1974. Aleksandra was a most loving mother, grandmother and friend. Shewill be missed deeply. Special thanks to Dr. Melling and all staff at Rockyview General Hospitalas well as Glenmore Park Auxiliary Hospital. Relatives and friends are invited to Prayer Servicesat FOSTER'S GARDEN CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME, 3220 - 4 Street N.W. on Friday,December 26, 1997 at 8:00 p.m. Funeral Mass will be concelebrated at Our Lady Queen of PeacePolish Catholic Church, 2111 Uxbridge Drive N.W., on Saturday, December 27, 1997 at 10:00a.m. with the Rev. Jan Michalski, SCh and Rev. Janusz Drzazga, Celebrants. Interment to followin St. Joseph's Section at Queen's Park Cemetery. If friends desire, memorial tributes may bemade directly to Our Lady Queen of Peace Polish Catholic Church, 2111 Uxbridge Drive N.W.,Calgary T2N 3Z3. FOSTER'S GARDEN CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME, Directors. Telephone:297-0888 (12/27/97).

SCHMIDT - Doreen Margaret Brown, born Glasgow, Scotland on March 3rd, 1932, passed away peacefully at the Tom Baker Cancer Center on September 4th, 1997. Beloved wife of Armin, loving mother of Lloyd and Blair, sister of Bryce and Stanley of Scotland, Kenneth (Joan) of England and many nieces and nephews. Doreen was predeceased by her mother in 1957, father in 1959 and sister Joy in 1991. Special thanks to the staff on Unit 57. Memorial Service will be held at Knox Presbyterian Church, 3704 - 37th St. S.W. on Monday September 8th, 1997. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Cancer Society (9/7/97).

SCHMIDT - Harold Henry Schmidt, beloved husband of forty-one years to his wife and bestfriend Helen, passed away on December 5, 1997 after a courageous battle with cancer at the ageof 65 years. Besides his loving wife, Harold is survived by his two sons, Darcy and his wifeKelly and granddaughter Madyson, and Daryl and Paula. He is also survived by his brother andsisters, Emily Twardy, Carol Plett, Ernie (Verena) Schmidt, Anne Schmidt, Jean (Elmer)Pagens; his mother-in-law Katie Jaworenko; and by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased bythree sisters, five brothers and by his parents, Jacob and Louise Schmidt. Harold was born inVanguard, Saskatchewan. For seventeen years he worked for Union Packing until he startedHarold Schmidt Electric in 1969, until his passing. Harold belonged to the Elks Lodge and GolfClub, I.B.E.W. and bowled for thirty years. Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at theMOUNTAIN VIEW FUNERAL HOME on Monday, December 8, 1997 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.A Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel of Mountain View Funeral Home on Tuesday,December 9, 1997 at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow at Mountain View Memorial Gardens. Inlieu of flowers, donations to the Tom Baker Cancer Centre c/o Alberta Cancer Foundation (1331- 29 Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 4N2) would be appreciated. Arrangements entrusted toMOUNTAIN VIEW CEMETERY and FUNERAL HOME, 17 Avenue S.E. at Garden Road (3km East of 68 Street S.E.). Telephone: 403-272-5555 (12/7/97).

SCHMIDT - Louise May. On Wednesday, November 12, 1997, Louise Schmidt of Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta passed away at the age of 59 years following a courageous battle with cancer. She is survived by her loving husband Lloyd; one daughter Robyn (Eric) Baxter of Tottenham, Ontario; one son Dennis at home; two grandsons, Zackary and Quinn; her mother-in-law Margaret Schmidt; one brother, five sisters, also numerous other relatives and friends. Louise was predeceased by her parents, Peter and Maria Bergan in 1987, and father-in-law Tony Schmidt in 1993. Those wishing to pay their last respects may do so on Friday, November 14, 1997 at the RIVERVIEW FUNERAL HOME, 10103 - 100 Avenue, Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta between the hours of 7:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. or prior to the Funeral Service that will be held on Saturday, November 15, 1997 at 10:00 a.m. at Christ Lutheran Church, 9909 - 90 Street, Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta, Pastor Vern Vansteenburg will officiate with Cremation to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Christ Lutheran Church Building Fund. RIVERVIEW FUNERAL SERVICES of Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta in care of arrangements. Gordon Kadatz and Lorraine Haglund, Directors. Telephone: 1-403-998-9898 (11/13/97).

SCHMITZ - It is with deep sorrow that the family of Jerome Nicholas Schmitz of Strathmore, announce his passing on November 21, 1997 at the age of 74 years. He is survived by Lillian, his loving wife of forty-nine years. Also mourning his death are his six loving daughters, Kay (Greg) Rosell of High River, Connie (David) McBride of Edmonton, Lynn (Francis) Van Bussel of Strathmore, Debbie (Peter) Muller of Edmonton, Margie (Michael) Barrie of Fernie, B.C., and Shelli (Gerry) McCallum of High River. Jerome was a devoted grandfather to twenty-six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. He is also survived by two sisters, Julie Craik of Spirit River and Dorothy (Bob) Lewisson of Dawson Dreek, B.C.; and one brother Matt Schmitz of Fort Macleod. He was predeceased by three brothers, one sister, and one grandchild. Until his stroke a year ago, Jerome was an avid golfer and was also actively involved with Wheatland Funeral Home. Prayer Service Sunday, November 23, 1997 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Strathmore, at 7:30 p.m. Funeral Mass Monday, November 24, 1997 at Sacred Heart Church at 11:00 a.m., Father Ignatius Thu Tran and Father Long Vu, Concelebrants. Interment, Sacred Heart Cemetery, Strathmore. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made directly to the Palliative Care Unit at Strathmore Hospital (200 Brent Boulevard, Strathmore, T1P 1J9). WHEATLAND FUNERAL HOME LTD. (Strathmore) in care of arrangements. Telephone: 934-5666 (11/23/97).

SCHNEIDER - Mrs. Andrea Schneider passed away peacefully on Saturday, July 5, 1997 at the Rockyview General Hospital at the age of 94 years. Andrea was born December 2, 1902 in Ghent, Belgium. She married Michael Schneider and raised seven children. Andrea was a special lady, loved by everyone who knew her. She is survived by two daughters, Gerry and her husband Bob Fay of Lethbridge, Alberta, Yvonne and her husband Merle Derochie of DeWinton, Alberta; and a son Jack of Albany, New York; two sisters, Yvonne Lynch and Irma Greer; as well as numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Andrea was predeceased by her husband Michael, and sons, Douglas, Barney, Michael and Andrew. Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, "Fish Creek Chapel", 14441 Bannister Road S.E., Calgary, today, July 7, 1997 at 7:00 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Patrick's Catholic Church, 1414 Shawnessy Boulevard S.W., on Tuesday, July 8, 1997 at 11:00 a.m. with the Rev. Keith F. Sorge, Celebrant. If friends so desire, donations can be made directly to their favourite charity. The family extends their thanks to the wonderful staff and volunteers at "Father Lacombe Nursing Home" and "Rockyview General Hospital", as well as a special thanks to Dr. Leigh Morris for his compassionate care. In living memory of Andrea Schneider, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, "Fish Creek Chapel", 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E., CALGARY, AB. Telephone: 403-256-9575 (7/7/97).

SCHNEIDER - Paul Herbert Schneider of Calgary, passed away at the Peter Lougheed Hospital after a brief illness on July 1, 1997, at the age of 71 years. He is the loving father of Garrett and his wife Kelli, and loving grandfather to Cody. He will be sadly missed by his four-legged friend "Tippy". Paul is also survived by his sister Edith Perry. He was predeceased by Helen, his wife of forty-four years in 1994, parents, Adolph and Lydia, two sisters, Elsie and Violet, and brothers, Emil and Albert. Paul will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him. Memorial Services will be held in the Chapel of MOUNTAIN VIEW FUNERAL HOME, 17 Avenue S.E. at Garden Road (3 km East of 68 Street S.E.), on Friday, July 4, 1997 at 1:00 p.m. Arrangements entrusted to MOUNTAIN VIEW CEMETERY and FUNERAL HOME. Phone: 403-272-5555 (7/3/97).

SCHNELL - August Ernest (Ernie) Schnell, husband of Mrs. Ida Schnell of Calgary, passed away at the Rockyview Hospital on Saturday, November 1, 1997 after a lengthy illness at the age of 65 years. Ernie was born May 25, 1932 at Rockglen, Saskatchewan. He had worked for Dominion Bridge for many years. Mourned by his wife of forty years, Ernie is survived by a daughter Karyn McNair and a son Derek Schnell, both of Calgary; and four grandchildren, Crystal, Stephen, Joshua and Jennell. He is also survived by two brothers, Calvin and Colin; and a sister Wendy; as well as several nieces and nephews. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Park Memorial Chapel" (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.), on Monday, November 10, 1997 at 1:00 p.m. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to Alberta Children's Hospital, 1820 Richmond Road S.W., Calgary, Alberta T2T 5C7. In living memory of Ernie Schnell, 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 (11/7/97).

SCHNITZLER - Mr. James (Jim) Allen Schnitzler, beloved husband of Mrs. Elaine Schnitzler of Calgary, passed away at the Foothills Hospital on June 5, 1997, at the age of 61 years. Jim was born on September 24, 1935 in Stettler, Alberta. He worked for A.G.T. for many years until his retirement in 1991. Jim thoroughly enjoyed his retirement years, traveling and spending time improving their home and yard. Besides his loving wife, Jim is survived by five sons and three daughters-in-law, Paul and Elizabeth of Calgary, Gord of Taber, Brian and Jagoda of Jacksons Point, Ontario, Doug, Dan and Carrie, all of Calgary; and a daughter Teresa Schnitzler of Calgary; three grandchildren, Jacob, Matthew and Courtney. He is also survived by two sisters and brothers-in-law, Hazel and Romain D'Hont of Edmonton, and Doris and Bob Jowett of Kamloops. He was predeceased by a son Jim Jr. in 1984, parents, Mary and Jacob Schnitzler, a sister Rita Garrett, and a brother Donald. Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Chapel of the Bells" (2720 Centre Street North), on Sunday, June 8, 1997 at 4:00 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Pius X Catholic Church (2424 - 24 Avenue N.W.), on Monday, June 9, 1997 at 3:00 p.m. with the Rev. Robert M. Kasun, CSB Celebrant. Graveside Service to follow in "St. Joseph's Section" at Queen's Park Cemetery. In living memory of Jim Schnitzler, 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 (6/7/97).

SCHOFIELD - Florence Annie passed away peacefully at Rockyview Hospital on Wednesday, June 4, 1997 at the age of 90 years. She was born in Lloydminster, Sask., on January 20, 1907. She is survived by three sons, John (Joyce), Charles (Mary), and Gordon (Lorraine); and daughter Gladys (Jim) Drake; along with eleven grandchildren and seventeen great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by a son Lloyd and stepson Ron. Her husband Herb, of sixty-five years, passed away September 1, 1996 at the age of one hundred. Cremation will be followed by a Memorial Service in Alliance Community Hall at 2:00 p.m. with Interment in Alliance Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to a charity of choice would be appreciated (6/6/97).

SCHONERT - Mrs. Margaret (Peggy) Schonert, R.N. of Airdrie, passed away at the Peter Lougheed Centre surrounded by her loving family on November 9, 1997 at the age of 91 years. Margaret is survived by two sons and two daughters, Doug and Lynda Beatty of Debolt, Richar and Colleen Loxam of Bowden, Kay Beatty Arthur of Penticton, and Vicki and Ted Engstrom of Airdrie; eighteen grandchildren, and eighteen great-grandchildren. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Paul's Catholic Church (1305 Main Street) on Wednesday, November 12, 1997 at 1:30 p.m. with the Rev. Ludwig Hens, Celebrant. In living memory of Margaret Schonert, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES "Airdrie Funeral Home", 300 TOWERLANE DRIVE, AIRDRIE, ALBERTA. Telephone: 403-948-1100 (11/11/97).

SCHREIBER - Elizabeth Clara passed away in Lethbridge, Alberta on June 24, 1997 at the age of 97 years. She is survived by one son Heinz Latendorf; stepson Erwin Schreiber; grandchildren, Monica and Judy; and five great-grandchildren, Dan, Chris, Carrie, Tyler and Graham. Elizabeth was predeceased by her husband Oscar in 1982. She was born in Germany and emigrated to Canada in 1961 and married her husband Oscar in 1966. Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at FOSTER'S FUNERAL HOMES "Garden Chapel", 3220 - 4 Street N.W. on Thursday, June 26, 1997 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Funeral Service will be held at Temple Baptist Church, 1204 Renfrew Drive N.E., Calgary on Friday, June 27, 1997 at 2:00 p.m. with Pastor Dieter Gohl officiating. Interment to follow at Mountain View Memorial Gardens. At Foster's Funeral Homes "Garden Chapel's" annual Christmas Candlelight Memorial Service, an "Ornamental Dove" will be dedicated in memory of Elizabeth. FOSTER'S FUNERAL HOMES "Garden Chapel", Directors. Telephone: 297-0888 (6/27/97).

SCHROTH - Mrs. Antonia Schroth (nee Puhlmann), beloved wife of George Schroth, passed onto a life with our Lord on December 1, 1997, at the Extendicare Hillcrest Nursing Home at theage of 80 years. Besides her husband George of Calgary, Antonia is survived by her threechildren, Reinhold (Shirley) Puhlmann of Calgary, David (Leigh) Schroth of Calgary, and Karen(Doyle) Mullaney of Black Diamond; as well as six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.Mrs. Schroth was born in Michaelsfeld, Caucasus, Russia on August 29, 1917. After a longjourney fleeing tyranny and oppression, she came to Canada in 1951 and married George inTrochu, Alberta. The family would like to thank the staff at the Extendicare Hillcrest NursingHome for their kindness while caring for Mrs. Schroth. Funeral Services will be held atHERITAGE FUNERAL HOME, 1708 - 16 Avenue N.W. (across from North Hill ShoppingCentre) on Friday, December 5, 1997 at 1:00 p.m. with Rev. Laverne Hautz of Foothills LutheranChurch officiating. Interment to follow in Queen's Park Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorialtributes may be made, in the memory of Antonia, to The Alzheimer Society of Calgary, 1920 -11 Street S.E., Calgary, Alberta T2G 3G2. Funeral arrangements in care of HERITAGEFAMILY FUNERAL SERVICES, "Heritage Funeral Home". Phone: 299-0100(12/3/97).

SCHUETTE - Elfriede Schuette passed away on June 8, 1997 at the age of 68 years, beloved wife of Artur Schuette, Calgary. She is also survived by her mother Sofie, two sisters and one brother, all in Germany; brother and sister-in-law, Guenter and Annegret Schuette, Calgary. Family and friends are invited for Visitation at LEYDEN'S FUNERAL HOME (17 Avenue and 2 Street S.W.), Wednesday, June 11, 1997 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Memorial Services will be held at Leyden's "Chapel of Remembrance" on Thursday, June 12, 1997 at 10:00 a.m. with Rev. Henry Rosenbaum, SAC officiating. The family would like to thank the Doctors and Staff of Tom Baker Cancer Centre. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Tom Baker Cancer Centre, 1331 - 29 Street N.W., Calgary, AB. T2N 4N2. Arrangements and Cremation in care of LEYDEN'S FUNERAL HOMES LTD. Telephone: 228-4422 (6/10/97).

SCHULZ - Anna Maria Schulz, aged 91 years, after many years of suffering with ill health, is now at peace. Anna was born March 20, 1906 in Deutsch Krone, West Prussia and immigrated from Schalke Gelsenkirchen, Germany to Canada in 1957 with her husband Martin. Predeceased by four brothers and four sisters in Germany, a beloved granddaughter Gitta, a son-in-law Helmut Kleinschmidt and grandson Richard, all of Calgary. Anna is survived by her husband Martin; daughters, Helga and Irma (Erich); a son Leo; grandchildren, Gisela (Wolfgang), Ulla (Bill), Vera, Robert and Anneliese; and great-granddaughters, Jessica, Lisa and Dana; a daughter-in-law Charlotte and Anna's favourite friend, Robert Jones. Also remembering Anna are many nieces and nephews in Germany, and Gabi and family. Forest Grove Care Centre is where she spent the final three years of her life, under the ever watchful care of a gentle, patient and hard working staff. Anna will be sorely missed by everyone who knew her. A Memorial Service will be announced at a later date. PIERSON'S FUNERAL SERVICE. Directors. Telephone 235-3602 (7/14/97).

SCHULZE - John Hermann passed away peacefully with courage and dignity at the Agape Manor Hospice on Thursday, June 5, 1997 at the age of 69 years. John will be sadly missed by his beloved wife Anna; his children, Carl and his wife Cathy, Rita Lambert and Herb Steinke, and Roy and his wife Melanie; his eight grandchildren, Christie, Katelyn, Amanda, Sara, Chelsey, and Ryan Schulze, and Timothy and Danielle Lambert. John will also be sadly missed by his sister-in-law Barbara and her husband Bill Graham; and by his brother-in-law Joe Graf and his wife Katie; as well as by numerous nieces and nephews. The family would like to extend their sincere gratitude to the staff of the Agape Manor Hospice, and to Dr. Ken Cody for the kindness shown to John and his family. A Service of Remembrance will be held at FOSTER'S FUNERAL HOMES, Garden Chapel, 3220 - 4 Street N.W., on Monday, June 9, 1997 at 1:30 p.m. with Pastor Markus Wilhelm officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes in John's name may be made directly to the Agape Manor Hospice, 1302 - 8 Avenue N.W., Calgary, Alberta T2N 1B8. At Foster's Funeral Homes (Garden Chapel) annual Christmas Candlelight Memorial Service, an "Ornamental Dove" will be dedicated in memory of John. FOSTER'S FUNERAL HOMES, Garden Chapel and Crematorium, Directors. Telephone: 297-0888 (6/8/97).

SCHULZE - Hilda Emma passed away peacefully on July 8, 1997 at the Foothills Hospital. Hilda was born in Berlin, Germany on March 27, 1914. She immigrated to Calgary with her family in 1959. She leaves behind her sister Edith of Germany; two sons, Hans (Jocelyn) of Manilla, Fred (Helen) of Calgary; two daughters, Jutta Woppel and Eva (Peter) Kreiling, both of Calgary. Also five grandchildren, Andrea, Debby, Rick, Patti and Susan; and three great-grandchildren, Nichole, Courtney and Ashlynn. A Service of Remembrance will be held at FOSTER'S FUNERAL HOMES "Garden Chapel", 3220 - 4 Street N.W. on Friday, July 11, 1997 at 1:00 p.m. If friends so desire, memorial donations may be made to Canadian Diabetes Association, No. 114, 1212 - 1 Street S.E., Calgary, T2G 0G8. At FOSTER'S FUNERAL HOMES "Garden Chapel" annual Christmas Candlelight Memorial Service, an "Ornamental Dove" will be dedicated in memory of Hilda. FOSTER'S FUNERAL HOMES "Garden Chapel", Directors. Telephone: 297-0888 (7/9/97).

SCHWARZ - Peter F. Schwarz, beloved companion of Sheryll Celmainis, passed away peacefully September 3, 1997 at the age of 43 years. He will be lovingly remembered by his daughters, Sarah and Melissa; his parents, Ingeborg and Joachim; his brother Herbert; sister Rita (Bromma); and four nephews. He will be sadly missed by all those whose lives he touched. Funeral Services will be held at Pierson's Funeral Home, 4121 - 17 Avenue S.E. on Saturday, September 13, 1997 at 3:00 p.m. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Canadian Cancer Society, 408, 1305 - 11 Avenue S.W., Calgary, Alberta, T3C 3P6. Cremation and arrangements in care of PIERSON'S FUNERAL SERVICE. Telephone: 235-3602 (9/11/97).

SCHWENGLER - Mr. Tony Schwengler, beloved husband of Mrs. Barbara Schwengler of Beiseker, passed away at the Three Hills Regional Health Care Centre on June 18, 1997 after a lengthy illness, at the age of 87 years. Born in Winnifred, Alberta, Tony moved to the Beiseker area in 1924 and farmed south of Beiseker until his retirement in 1967 when he moved to Beiseker. In 1971 he married Barbara Silbernagel. Besides his loving wife, Tony is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Frank and Jean of Beiseker; two grandchildren, Murray, and Ron and his wife Mary Anne; two great-grandchildren, Nicole and Danielle; a brother Simon Schwengler; and a sister Katie Kiprick, both of Beiseker. He is also survived by Barbara's family, Delores and Don McGowan of Vancouver, Marilyn and Jack Matthisen of Anchorage, Alaska, Gerry and Joyce Silbernagel of Calgary; sixteen grandchildren and twenty-seven great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his first wife Julia in 1954. Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers at St. Mary's Catholic Church (Beiseker, Alberta), today, June 20, 1997 at 8:00 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Mary's Catholic Church (Beiseker, Alberta) on Saturday, June 21, 1997 at 10:00 a.m. with the Rev. John Petravicius, Celebrant. Graveside Service to follow at St. Mary's Cemetery, Beiseker, Alberta. In living memory of Tony Schwengler, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES "Airdrie Funeral Home", 300 TOWERLANE DRIVE. Telephone: 403-948-1100 (6/20/97).