Winter 2012

In Memoriam

The Alumni Association notes with sorrow the passing of the following graduates. (Passings occurred in 2011 unless otherwise noted.)

1930s

’31 Bertha Hobkirk, BSc(HEc), of Calgary, AB, in June

1940s

’41 Elizabeth Stubbs, BCom, of Lethbridge, AB, in August

’42 Melvin Edwardh, Dip(Ed), ’43 BEd, ’48 MEd, of Toronto, ON

’43 A. Ralph Hargrave, BSc(CivEng), of Calgary, AB, in April

’43 Edythe Markstad-Buchanan, Dip(Nu), ’44 BSc(Nu), of Edmonton, AB, in July

’43 James McCracken, BSc, ’50 MD, of Oyen, AB, in August

’44 Henri Bonnet, BSc(MiningEng), of Calgary, AB, in May 2010

’44 Yvonne McGrane, BSc(HEc), of Vancouver, BC, in June

’44 Velma Wallace, Dip(Nu), of Prince Albert, SK, in February

’45 Michael Bevan, BSc(Ag), of North Vancouver, BC, in August

’45 Ronald Burwash, BSc, ’47 BEd, ’51 MSc, of Edmonton, AB, in July

’45 Alexander Snowdon, BA, ’46 BEd, of Vancouver, BC, in July

’48 Alice Bailey (Carter), BA, of Edmonton, AB, in July

’48 Harold Bronson, BA, ’52 BEd, ’58 MA, of Saskatoon, SK, in July

’48 George Fong, BSc, of Calgary, AB, in August

’48 Thomas Hanson, Dip(Ed), of Drumheller, AB, in July

’48 Mavis Munday (Strong), BA, of Victoria, BC, in July

’48 Gordon Weisser, BSc(MiningEng), of Houston, TX, in August

’49 Colin Gordon, BSc(Ag), of Calgary, AB, in August

’49 Patrick Holt, BEd, ’62 MEd, of Victoria, BC, in August

’49 Bernard Vanhees, BSc(CivEng), of Lethbridge, AB, in July

1950s

’50 Merton Atkin, BEd, ’69 Dip(Ed), of Red Deer, AB, in February

’50 James Davies, BEd, of Edmonton, AB, in September

’50 Richard Davies, BEd, of Mayerthorpe, AB, in August

’50 Henry Powers, BSc(Ag), of St. Albert, AB, in August

’51 William Lesick, BSc(Pharm), of Edmonton, AB, in September

’51 Ladonna Thompson (Evans), Dip(Ed), of Calgary, AB, in July

’52 Ronald Briggeman, BSc, of Calgary, AB, in July

’52 Adelaide Callahan, BSc(HEc), of Thornbury, ON, in July

’52 Nick Huculak, BSc(CivEng), of Edmonton, AB, in September 2010

’52 Everett Hunt, Dip(Ed), of Edmonton, AB, in August

’52 Peter Stewart, BEd, ’74 MEd, of Edmonton, AB, in July

’53 Donald Giles, BSc(Ag), of High River, AB, in July

’53 Stanley Kucey, BSc, ’55 DDS, of Edmonton, AB, in July

’53 Bernadene Latta, BA, of Kingston, ON, in February

’53 Albert Porkka, BA, ’54 LLB, of Red Deer, AB, in August

’53 Rae Shwetz, BEd, of Edmonton, AB, in October

’54 Walter Hladun, BSc(Pharm), of Edmonton, AB, in September

’54 Isaac Mac, BSc(Pharm), of Edmonton, AB, in September

’54 George Nicholson, BA, ’59 BEd, ’67 Dip(Ed), of Edmonton, AB, in July

’54 Harry Ostapiw, Dip(Ed), ’56 Dip(Ed), ’59 BEd, of St. Paul, AB, in August

’55 Donald Blair, BSc, ’56 MSc, of Saskatoon, SK, in March

’55 Norman Budgen, BSc(ElecEng), of Bobcaygeon, ON, in August

’55 Daunavan Buyer, BSc(Ag), of Calgary, AB, in August

’55 Richard Disturnal, BSc, of Calgary, AB, in August

’55 Thomas Willey, MD, of Bellingham, WA, in April

’56 Michael Sawka, BEd, of Edmonton, AB, in September

’57 Timothy Hayhurst France, BSc(Ag), of Guelph, ON, in August

’57 Barbara Klymchuk, Dip(Ed), ’65 BEd, of Andrew, AB, in August

’57 Joan Ramsay, BSc(Nu), of Turtleford, SK, in July

’58 Robert Albrecht, BEd, of Red Deer, AB, in February

’58 Jack Ratzlaff, DDS, of Summerland, BC, in April

’59 Lucien Fetaz, BSc(Pharm), of Calgary, AB, in August

’59 Kenneth Reeder, BEd, ’64 BA, of Red Deer, AB, in August

’59 Ronald Sawyer, BSc, of Westminster, BC, in July

1960s

’60 Myrna Getty, BSc(Pharm), of Calgary, AB, in July

’60 Boris Sakowsky, BSc(ElecEng), of Sherwood Park, AB, in August

’60 Lyman Sortland, BSc(ChemEng), ’62 MSc, of Tucson, AZ, in August

’60 Donald Vickerson, BSc(Pharm), of Spruce Grove, AB, in July

’61 Henry Happy, BSc(MechEng), of Jacksonville, FL

’61 Donald James, BSc, ’65 MD, ’68 MSc, of Nanoose Bay, BC, in March

’61 Allan Lovlin, BSc(MechEng), of Sherwood Park, AB, in October

’61 Howard Mahon, BA, of Calgary, AB, in July

’61 Orest Wasiuta, BSc(Ag), of Edmonton, AB, in August

’62 Norman Deckert, BEd, ’67 BA, of Stoney Creek, ON, in July

’62 Gordon Hunter, BEd, of Hanna, AB, in September

’62 Joseph Nelson, MSc, of Edmonton, AB, in August

’63 William Casanova, BEd, of Calgary, AB, in August

’63 Ken McCready, BSc(ElecEng), of Edmonton, AB, in July

’63 Harry Norenberg, BCom, ’65 BEd, of Edmonton, AB, in July

’63 David Simmonds, BA, of Victoria, BC, in July

’64 Fred Jajczay, BSc(MLS), ’70 PhD, of Edmonton, AB, in June

’64 Peter McLean, BSc(ElecEng), of Edmonton, AB, in August

’64 Alexander Simons, DDS, of Edmonton, AB, in June

’65 Judith Gordon, Dip(Nu), of Aurora, ON, in July

’66 Gilbert Gibb, BSc, of Calgary, AB, in July

’66 Hughie Twa, BPE, of Elkford, BC, in August

’67 Leonard Denton, PhD, of Truro, NS, in June

‘66 Rick Hyndman, BA, of Edmonton, AB, in October

’67 Scott Robson, MD, of Toronto, ON, in September

’67 Dorothy Slager, BEd, of Edmonton, AB, in October

’68 Loys Fairbairn, BEd, of Kamloops, BC, in September

’69 Marion Bellows (Byron), Dip(Nu), of Edmonton, AB, in July

’69 Dale Christensen, BSc(Ag), of Belleair, FL

’69 Pieter Grobler, BEd, of Canmore, AB, in February

’69 Alexander Tod, MEd, of Berowra Heights, AU, in August

1970s

’70 David Lozinski, BSc(ElecEng), of Hylo, AB, in September

’70 Winnifred Mills, BSc(Nu), ’79 MEd, of Vancouver, BC, in September

’70 Raymond Smith, BCom, of Camrose, AB, in September

’70 Lillian Wight, BEd, ’76 Dip(Ed), of Edmonton, AB, in September

’71 Tiziana Cristini, BA, ’72 Dip(Ed), of North York, ON

’71 Marjorie Ferguson, BEd, of Edmonton, AB, in July

’71 Julia Gaudette, Dip(Nu), of Ottawa, ON, in January

’71 Elaine Levy, Dip(Nu), of Edmonton, AB

’71 Harvey Mills, BA, ’72 LLB, of Fort McMurray, AB, in September

’71 Henry Rosychuk, BEd, of Edmonton, AB, in September

’71 Gloria Shaw, Dip(Nu), of Edmonton, AB

’71 Diane Spillett, BSc(Nu), of Edmonton, AB, in June

’71 Bryson Wilson, PhD, of Kyogle, AU, in May

’72 David Bertsch, BA, ’75 Dip(Ed), ’77 BEd, ’95 MA, of St. Albert, AB, in September

’72 Glenda Dabisza, BSc(Pharm), of Calgary, AB, in July

’72 Patricia McHonick (Dahlgren), BEd(VocEd), of Edmonton, AB, in September

’72 Terry Parr, BCom, of Surrey, BC, in May

’72 Gordon Pickup, BEd, of Edmonton, AB, in August

’73 Gay Edmonds-Lang, Dip(RehabMed), of Edmonton, AB, in July

’73 Julian Tymkow, BEd, of Fort Saskatchewan, AB, in August

’74 Gordon Boutillier, BA, of Edmonton, AB, in July

’74 Wilma Laing, PhD, of Calgary, AB, in August

’74 Robert Rowand, BA, of Toronto, ON, in July

’75 Aganeta Enns, BA, of Calgary, AB, in September

’75 Maureen Glen, BEd, of Morinville, AB, in July

’75 Thomas Heintz, BCom, of Winnipeg, MB, in June

’75 Linda Kehler (Wilson), Dip(Ed), of Winnipeg, MB, in July

’75 Stanley Kopach, BEd(VocEd), of Camrose, AB, in July

’75 Darryl Phillips, BSc(Forest), of Camrose, AB, in August

’75 Louise Ralston, Dip(RehabMed), ’76 BSc(OT), of Ottawa, ON, in July

’75 Allan Usher, BCom, of Scarborough, ON, in February

’76 Real Gaboriault, MSc, ’77 PhD, of Vaudreuil-Dorion, QC, in March

’76 Robert Miller, BEd, of Edmonton, AB, in July

’77 Robert Newnes, BEd, of Orange, CA, in February

’77 Gaelynd Pilling, BEd, of Magrath, AB, in July

’78 Richard Schulli, BCom, of Calgary, AB, in August

’79 Sylvia Shykora, BEd, of Edmonton, AB, in September

1980s

’80 Andrew Lapa, BA, of Pitt Meadows, BC, in January

’80 Cheryl Matheson, LLB, of Edmonton, AB, in July

’80 Friday Otuomagie, BSc, of Edmonton, AB, in September

’80 Sid Tarrabain, BSc, of Edmonton, AB, in August

’81 Douglas Hertz, BA, of Edmonton, AB, in July

’81 Phyllis MacMillan, BSc(MLS), of Halifax, NS, in July

’81 Catharina Zon, BEd, of Waskatenau, AB, in July

’82 Irmgard Konrad, BA, of West Vancouver, BC, in May

’82 Laura Letts, BEd, of Westlock, AB, in August 2010 

’82 David Warawa, BSc, of Edmonton, AB, in September

’83 Antti Halinen, BSc(ElecEng), of Surrey, BC, in March

’84 Eileen Chauvet, BSc(Ag), of Morinville, AB, in October

’85 Denise Guzak, BSc, ’87 BEd, of Edmonton, AB, in August

’86 Roderick Kirkpatrick, BMus, ’05 BEd, of Edmonton, AB, in December 2010

’87 Gregory Reimer, BA, ’89 BCom, of Kelowna, BC, in August

’87 Niall Shanks, PhD, of Wichita, KS, in July

’87 Debra Snow, BA, of Edmonton, AB, in August

’88 Timothy Chipman, BFA, of Edmonton, AB, in July

’88 Roy Everest, BA, ’91 LLB, of Jasper, AB, in September

’88 Wayne Fedynak, BA, of Edmonton, AB, in September

1990s

’93 Edgar Jones, LLD (Honorary), of Edmonton, AB, in September

’94 June Hole, BPE, of Edmonton, AB, in August

’96 Kim McLain, BFA, of Cold Lake, AB, in July

’97 Monique Lamoureux, BSc, of Vancouver, BC, in June

’97 Jason Turner, BEd, of Edmonton, AB, in August

’98 Wendy Filewich, BA, ’00 BEd, of Edmonton, AB, in September

’98 Susan Rundans, BA, of Victoria, BC, in September

2000s

’00 Robert Kamarei, DDS, of Calgary, AB, in July

’03 Andrew Jackson, BA(NativeSt), of Edmonton, AB, in December 2010

’06 Suzanne Abele, BSc, ’10 MSc, of Edmonton, AB, in August

’06 Dan Fajayan, BSc(MechEng), of Edmonton, AB, in July

 

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