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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - July 4, 1970, Lethbridge, Alberta Births, Deaths, Funerals, Cards Of Thanks, In Memoriams 3ut Not From Grave BIRTH TOLLEY Dan and Rita are pleased to announce the birth of a girl, Karen Dale, 7 Ibs. 9 ozs. Born on Sunday, June 21, 1970, at Picture Butte. 4029-i DEATHS VAN DYK Teunis, passed away in the city on Friday, July 3, at the age of 63 years, beloved husband of Mrs. Grace Van Dyk of 2603 11 Ave. N. Funeral arrangements will be announced when completed. Christensen Salmon Funeral Home Ltd., Directors of Funer- al Sen-ice. C8975 HILL Passed away at Ret- law on Friday, July 3, 1970, Kevin James, beloved son of Mr. and Mrs. Donald Hill of Retlaw. Funeral arrangements will be announced when completed. Humphries Funeral Home, Taber, in charge of ar- rangements. C8974 BOOTH Passed away in the city on Tuesday, June 30, 1970, following a lengthy ill- ness-, John Ernest aged 64 years, beloved husband of Mrs. Edna B. Booth of 1721 13th Ave. S. The funeral ser- vice will be held on Monday at p.m. in the Memorial Chapel, 703 13th St. N., with Kev. Dr. R. W. K. Elliott offi- ciating. Interment will follow in the family plot in Arch- mount Memorial Gardens. Those who wish may pay their respects at the Memorial Chap- el; 703 13th St. N. Phone 328- 2361. Martin Bros. Ltd., Direc- tors of Funeral Service. C8976 BLENNER HASSETT Passed away suddenly at his residence on Friday, July 3, 1970, John, Douglas (Jack) aged 63 years, beloved husband of Mrs. Thelma Blenner-Has set of 422 26th Street South. Born in Neepawa, Manitoba in 1907, the late Mr. Blenner- Has- sett'came to Lethbridge the same year, moved to Taber hi 1917 and returned to Leth- bridge in 1925 where he has re- sided until his passing. He was a well known retired owner and manager of Blenner Hassett Sporting Goods and was ex- tremely active in community affairs particualarly in local sports circles. Besides his loving wife, Thelma he is also survived by one son Robert Douglas Blenner-Hassett of Lethbridge; three grandchil- dren; two sisters Mrs. J. E. (Dorothy) Collins and Mrs. G. H. (Ethel) Kennedy both of Calgary; two brothers W. R. (Lyte) Blenner-Hassett of Cal- gary R A. (Bob) Blenner-Has- sett of Lethbridge. The funeral service will be held on Tuesday at p.m. in the Memorial Chapel, 703 13th Street North, with Rev. R. W. K. Elliott offi- ciating. Interment will follow in Mountain View Cemetery. Those who wish may pay their last respects at the Memorial Chapel, 703 13th Street North. Phone 328-2361. Martin Bros. Ltd., Directors of Funeral Ser- vice. C8977 SMAN10TTO Of Augusto (Copino) pioneer resident of Blairmore passed away in Dawson Creek, June 26, 1970, while visiting with relatives. He was 90 years of age. Fu- neral services were held from the Dawson Creek Chapel Mon- day, June 29 and cremation fol- lowed. Born in Rocco D'Arsie, Province Buluno, Italy, August 6 1879, Mr. Smaniotto came to Canada January 18, 1911, after working for a short period in the mines at Bankhead Leth- bridge and Bellevue. He came to Blairmore in 1914 and began working for West Canadian Colleries as a miner. He re- tired from this occupancy in the mid 1940's. He was a mem- ber of the U.M.W.A. and Blair- more Branch No. 7 B.E.S.L. His main past-time was play- ing Rummoli and his great ability to remember cards brought him considerable rec- ognition among his fellow play- ers. He was predeceased by his wife Catherine in 1923 and by one brother and sister all in Italy. Survivors include his son Floyd of Blairmore; three daughters, Zeffira Peressini of Dawson Creek, Mrs. Angelina Madclazza and Mrs. Ergenidea Grando both in Italy; seven grandchildren, 23 great-grand- children and 3 great great grandchildren. APPROVES SPACE MONEY SAN CLEMENTE, Calif (AP) President Nixon has signed a bill authorizing ap> propriations of for the United States National Aeronautics and Space Agency for the present fiscal year This is more than Nixon requested. FUNERALS DAGGETT Funeral ser- vice for John Daggett, who died at Bow Island Monday, June 29, 1970, at the age of 85 years, was held at 11 a.m. Thursday in the Foremost Uni- ted Church with Rev. Dr. R. W. K. Elliott officiating. In- terment was in the Foremost Cemetery. Martin Bros. Ltd., Directors of Funeral Service, was in charge of the arrange- ments. KWAN Funeral sen-ice for Ping Fon Kwan, beloved husbar.d of the late Mrs. Chow Yen Tai Kwan who died in the city Friday, June 26, 1970, after a long illness at the age of 83 years, was held at p.m. Friday in the Chinese National League Hall with Bishop H. Hall officiating. Pallbearers were Paul Ing, Henry Yee, Jim Lee, Victor and Jack Kwan and Kenlee Jang. Interment was in the Chinese Cemetery. Martin Bros. Ltd., Directors of Funer- al Service, was in charge of the arrangements. CARDS OF THANKS BYAM A sincere thanks to the doctors, nurses and staff of the Municipal Hospital for the care given Mr. Ken Byam. We also thank all those who sen] cards, flowers and food and extended tieir kindness to us during our recent bereavement. Byam and all the family. 4061 GRISiVK I wish to express my sincere thanks to the doctors and staff of the Haig Clinic, nurses and staff of the thirc main, St. Michael's Hosptal. All my friends and relatives who visited me, sent cards, flowers, and gifts during my hospitaliza Hon. Eon Grisak. 4046 GLOER I wish to express thanks and appreciation for all the kindness I received while a patient in the Lethbridge Muni- cipal Hospital! also for all the visits, gifts, flowers, cards anc letters. Marjorie Gloer. GAETZ It is with sincere gratitude that we e x p re sste our many relatives, friends anc neighbors our appreciation for the kindness, sympathy, floral and spiritual offerings in the loss of our brother Pius Math- las Gaetz. We especially wish to thank Father L. Bagnall and the Elks Lodge in Foremost. Gaetz family. C8972 IN MEMORIAMS ONTKEAN In loving mem- ory of Helen Ontkean, beloved daughter of Mrs. Elizabeth Me- f, heden, who passed away July 4, 1965. Sleep on my beloved, while years come anc go; Each bring me but close to you, And the days we shall meet in the bright afterglow, When my life's lonely journey is through. remembered and sad- ly missed by her mom. 4066 STRAY In loving memory of Andrew Siray, who passe follow the pattern of previous agreements, however, they would include a minimum wage. Other contracts have in eluded 25 cents a box in ceiave pay, 10 cents an hour t< a health and welfare plan, plu: two cente a box to the union's economic and social develop meat fund. Child Drowns At Retlaw Kevin James Hill, 7, of thi) Retlaw district drowned Frl day afternoon in an irrigation ditch near here. Eetlaw is about :6ight miles west of Vauxhall. Apparently the boy and his brother were riding bikes along canal when Kevin fell in. Coroner Dr. J. W. Dick of Taber said the accident w; purely accidental and no in- quest will be held. Barnwell Couple Royal Guests Patrick Shimbashi and his wife Dianne of Barnwell, were among the special guests at the Royal Dinner Party at Gov- ernment House in Ottawa Fri- day night. The couple received a per- sonal invitation from Gov. Gen Roland Michener to attend Fri- day's garden party, dinner anc dance in honor of Prince Charles. Mrs. Shimbashi is the sister of Dennis Gcshinmon of Leth- bridge. THIN RING The ring system of the planel Saturn is miles across but only about 10 miles thick. t I -IM j., I i o Kinaland, INSURANCE IS JUST NOT PART OF OUR BUSINESS -IT IS OUR ONLY BUSINESS Phone 327-3009 CONN VAN HORNE JACK WAP.BURTON 507A 7th STREET SOUTH and the Syrian chief of staff to Peking, llerzog wrote: "Investigations in'.o this mat- ter show what great importance the Chinese attach to their ac- mties in the Middle East." Herzog said Chinese military aid to the Middle East was channelled through the guerrilla organizations, Syria and south- ern Yemen, He said Israeli forces some- times found Chinese weapons on captured guerrillas. Herzeg recently returned from a visit to the Far East the Roman Catholic church. Msgr. Vallainc made his com- ments in reply to reporters' questions about reports pub- lished in connection with the war crimes trial of Fritz Paul Stangl at Dusseidorf, Germany. Some reports of the trial said Nazi war criminals .escaped to Brazil from 1945 to 1947 with Vatican passports obtained through the Red Cross. Charged In Smuggling Plot BRADFORD, England (AP) Three Englishmen, including fishing boat skipper, were charged today with conspiracy n the smuggling into Britain of 40 Indian immigrants. David Purvis, skipper of the 50-foot keel boat our Lorraine, deckhand Michael Tranmere and butcher David Sayer were remanded in custody for a week. Two Pakistanis also have seen charged following discov- ery of the immigrants in the cellar of a Bradford house. Police said the 40. now held in jail, were smuggled here by an international ring set up to beat Britain's tough immigration laws. Police said Interpol, the Inter- national police organization, :iave been alerted in a search through West Germany and France. A detective told the court the case has "interna- tional implications." Loses Licence Joseph Perron of Hardieville was fined and costs of 45 days in jail when he pleaded guilty in magistrate's court in Lethbridge Friday to impaired driving. He was also prohibited from driving for nine months Relax Acomplelelransportalion programme. Mocapita! outlay. No unexpected work. Ho maintenance problems. No paper work. One pre-arranged monthly pay- ment. Call our Leasins Manajer. Trie sign of better leasing ROY A. MclNTOSH Manager "KING'S CORNER" 3rd at llth St. S. Phone 327-1566 FRED KING LEASING LTD. WANTED SCRAP IRON NOW PAYING MORE FOR ALL TYPES OF SCRAP METAL Form Industrial Anything Made of Iron! COPPER BRASS RADIATORS BATTERIES CAST IRON- Ete. Truck Truck National Salvage Company LIMITED NEW LOCATION 206 33rd Street North Phone 328-1721 "Scrap li Our Busineis" GROOM YOUR LAWN BEAUTIFULLY WITH A FAMOUS SUNBEAM SINGLE BLADE MOWER Featuring! Rugged, reliable, super power series wound 2 h.p. Sunbeam motor. 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