|Friday, 11 January 2013 14:57|
1938 - 2013 Edward Bernard Bolen, beloved husband of Delores Bolen, passed away peacefully in Taber on Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at the age of 75 years. Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers at the Southland Funeral Chapel, 5006 - 48 Avenue, Taber on Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:00 P.M. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Augustine's Catholic Church, 5009 - 48 Avenue, Taber on Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 10:30 A.M with Reverend Vincent TuanHa Celebrant. A private family burial to follow at the Taber Memorial Garden. Condolences may be forwarded by visiting our website at www.southlandfuneral.com. Along with his wife of fifty two years, Delores, he leaves behind his four children Denise (Jerry) Heerink of Vauxhall and their children Jordan, Jelisa (Rusty) and Janelle; Doris (Brad) Odland of Medicine Hat and their children Lexi (Devin) and her son Jaxen, Larissa (Jeremey); Ivan Bolen of Hays; Deanna (Rob) Kolodychuk of Edmonton and their children Damon and Logan. He is also survived by his siblings Helen (Al) Zadnik, Harold Bolen, Leonard (Marie) Bolen, Verna (Butch) Clark, Brian (Maureen) Bolen, Della (Neil) Goruk and Patty (Peter) Valgardson; brother-in-law Dale (Helen) Campbell as well as many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents Andrew and Angeline Bolen; father and mother-in-law Richard and Louise Campbell. Edward was born in Bracken, Saskatchewan on January 6, 1938. He lived in Masefield, Saskatchewan until moving to Hays in April of 1953. He worked for the PFRA, BRID and Old Dutch before retiring in 1997. He will be lovingly remembered by his family and friends. If friends so desire, memorial tributes in Edward’s name may be made directly to a charity of one’s personal choosing. Arrangements in care of Southland Funeral Chapel, Taber. Telephone: (403) 223-8778.