Obituary

  • Rally VP Passes Away

    Kenneth A. Morrison, vice-president for negotiations and contracts with Rally Energy Corp., passed away Oct. 9. Morrison had over 32 years experience in petroleum land management, negotiation and drafting of joint venture arrangements in Algeria, Australia, Ecuador, Egypt, Indonesia, Nambia, Norway, Pakistan, Spain, the UK and Venezuela. He held senior management positions with Bow Valley Energy Inc., Oakwood Petroleums Ltd. and Natomas of Canada Ltd., among others.

    October 13, 2005, 12 PM MDT

  • Pulse Established Memorial Fund For Michal Urednicek

    It is with profound sadness that Pulse Data Inc. announces the passing of Michal Urednicek at the age of 44 on Aug. 10, 2005 as a result of a bicycle accident. Michal leaves behind his wife Cindy (nee Lang) and their cherished son Thomas. Michal was a valued employee of the Pulse Data group of companies and was the regional manager of Terrapoint Canada. In memory of Michal, Pulse Data has established the Thomas Urednicek Trust Fund, all contributions are graciously being accepted at any Scotia McLeod branch location.

    August 12, 2005, 12 PM MDT

  • Ridgeway Petroleum Announces Passing Of Walter Ruck

    Ridgeway Petroleum Corp. has announced the passing of Walter Ruck, chairman and former chief executive officer of the company, on July 3.

    July 6, 2005, 12 PM MDT

  • Memorial Celebration Of Roger Butler's Life, Accomplishments Next Tuesday

    Dr. Roger Moore Butler - a key oilsands and heavy oil industry pioneer -- passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 19, 2005 at the Foothills Medical Centre in Calgary.

    May 20, 2005, 12 PM MDT

  • Former Canadian Superior Chairman Passes Away

    Canadian Superior Energy Inc. notes with condolences the passing of Donald Axford, a former chairman and director of the company.

    March 8, 2005, 12 PM MST

  • Memorial Gathering On Saturday For Henning Lies

    Milagro Energy Inc. regrets to announce the sudden passing of Henning Lies on Nov. 29. He will be greatly missed by his family, many colleagues and friends.

    December 3, 2004, 12 PM MST

  • Niko Loses President To Stroke

    Niko Resources Ltd. announced this morning that Robert N. Ohlson, its president, suffered a stroke and passed away.

    November 24, 2004, 12 PM MST

  • Firefighter Red Adair Dies At 89

    Houston (Reuters) -- Legendary oil field firefighter Red Adair, a fearless Texan who put out massive oil well fires around the globe, died on Saturday at the age of 89, his family said Sunday.

    August 9, 2004, 12 PM MDT

  • Funeral Services Monday For Terrie Teare

    Bob Lamond, chairman of Diaz Resources Ltd., is sad to announce the passing of Terrie Teare, beloved wife of Tony Teare, executive vice president of Diaz and Humboldt Capital Corporation.

    July 23, 2004, 12 PM MDT

  • Funeral Services July 2 For Rob Thurgood

    RSX Energy Inc. regrets to announce the passing of Robert S. Thurgood on June 28. Thurgood held the position of Vice President Land at RSX.

    June 30, 2004, 12 PM MDT

  • Memorial Service For William Galloway This Friday

    Memorial services for William Galloway - who died May 9 at the Rockyview General Hospital -- will be held on Friday, May 14 at the Living Spirit United Church (900-47th Avenue S.W.) in Calgary starting at 11 a.m.

    May 12, 2004, 12 PM MDT

  • Memorial Gathering For Brian Lindsay April 29

    Brian Lindsay, an oilpatch veteran and beloved husband of Margaret for the past 24 years, passed away peacefully in his home on Saturday, April 24, 2004, after a very determined battle with cancer.

    April 28, 2004, 12 PM MDT

  • Memorial For John Fleming Monday

    John J. Fleming, president and CEO of TransAtlantic Petroleum Corp., passed away suddenly on March 3, following a brief illness.

    March 5, 2004, 12 PM MST

  • TransAtlantic Reports Chairman's Death

    TransAtlantic Petroleum Corp. regrets to announce the death last night of John Fleming, chairman and chief executive officer of the corporation.

    March 4, 2004, 12 PM MST

  • Glencoe Director, Prominent Texas Lawyer Died Recently

    J Waddy Bullion, who for nearly 60 years was one of the most eminent members of the Dallas legal community and since 1991 a director for a Calgary-based oil and gas company, died peacefully in his home in Gainesville, Texas.

    January 8, 2004, 12 PM MST

  • Funeral Services Tuesday For Energy North Director

    Energy North Inc. is saddened to announce the death on Dec 26 of Mort Wyne, a director of the corporation since its inception.

    December 29, 2003, 12 PM MST

  • Memorial Service For Mark Algar Oct. 3

    With great sadness Devlan Exploration Inc. announces the passing away of colleague and friend Mark Algar. Algar died at the Foothills hospital on Sunday Sept. 28, 2003.

    October 1, 2003, 12 PM MDT

  • Can-Am Announces Passing Of Sean Shupe

    Can-Am Geomatics is sad to report the sudden passing of Sean Shupe, 35. Sean was an outstanding employee of Can-Am for 13 years. He will be greatly missed by his wife Bonnie, his son Paul, his many colleagues and friends, as well as the community of High River, where he was very active.

    September 4, 2003, 12 PM MDT

  • Memorial Services Planned For Trans World Chairman

    Trans World Oil & Gas respectfully regrets to announce the passing of its founder and chairman of the board, Joesph Phillips Sr.

    August 22, 2003, 12 PM MDT

  • Ed Brown Passed Away Aug. 15

    Ed Brown, formerly with Pinnacle Fluids Ltd., passed away on Aug. 15 in the Rimbey, Alberta hospital at the age of 77. By Ed's request, there will be no public funeral.

    August 19, 2003, 12 PM MDT

  • Memorial Service This Week For Wilfred Sagert

    Wilfred (Wilf) Ernerst Sagert passed away suddenly on Saturday, April 26 at the age of 58 years.

    April 30, 2003, 12 PM MDT