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June 18, 2019
On Tuesday, June 18, 2019 Lester Whitford of Lac La Biche, AB passed away at the age of 64 years. Lester is survived by his brothers Ron (Eileen Steinhauer) Whitford, Melvin (Mildred Memnook) Whitford, nieces Cynthia Mandeville, Tanis Boucher, Francine Steinhauer, god daughter Larissa Huppie, special cousin Luella Pruden, uncle Bud Whitford, his cat Babeese, as well as numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Lester is predeceased by his parents Caroline and Lynn Whitford, siblings Elwin Whitford, Marilyn Whitford, Barb Huppie, niece Carrie Steinhauer, as well as numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Public Visitation on Sunday, June 23, 2019 at 3:00pm - 6:00pm at Mission View Funeral Chapel in Lac La Biche, AB.
Funeral Service on Monday, June 24, 2019 at 11:00am at Evangelical Free Church in Lac La Biche, AB with Pastor Stephen Chute officiating.
Honourary Pallbearers were Elsie Anderson, Ray Anderson, Nora Cardinal, Pauline Christiansen, Sandy Manca, Dorothy Mandeville, Elsie Martinoshi, Luella Pruden, Emma Rayko, Bill Smith, Walter Thompson, Wardene Whitford and all of his bingo buddies.
Pallbearers were Eldon Anderson, Devon Boucher, Keith Jackson, Shawna Johnson, Karen Pruden, Ryan Pruden, Edward Steinhauer.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Road to Hope Foundation would be appreciated.