Russell Iver WeesMay 31, 1935 ~ January 4, 2018 (age 82)
Russell Iver Wees, age 82, passed away on January 4, 2018 at the Willow Creek Continuing Care Centre in Claresholm, Alberta. Russell and his family moved to Alberta in 1975 from Thompson Manitoba. Together he and his wife managed the UFA in Granum for many years. Russell is survived by his wife of 53 years, Ferne Wees, daughter Shelley (Michel) Pelletier, son Scott Wees, five granddaughters, and one great-grandson. Russell is also survived by his sisters Iris Fisk, Betty Vegso, Joanne (Alex) Bonyai, and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents Gladys Elliot Wees and Arthur Wees, brothers John and Arthur Wees, and son Terry Wees.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at the Claresholm Senior Citizens Drop-in Centre (5009- 2nd Street East, Claresholm, AB) at 1:30 p.m. Those who wish to make donations in memory of Russell may make them to the Willow Creek Continuing Care Centre, P.O. Box 700, Claresholm, AB T0L 0T0, or to the charity of their choice.
Willow Creek Continuing Care Centre
Box 700, Claresholm AB T0L 0T0
Charity of your choice.