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Donald Sylvester

November 16, 1940 - September 7, 2018


Donald Christian Sylvester, age 77, passed away suddenly at his home on September 7, 2018. The youngest child of Chris and Gladys Sylvester, he was born and raised in Beaverlodge, AB, along with his siblings, Ellen, Ruth and Melvin.

Don spent most of his life in the Centreville/Sylvan Lake area where he and his wife, Ingrid, farmed, published numerous magazines including Red Deer Commerce, and raised three children, Scott, Shaune and Brady. Don and Ingrid welcomed Monica, Stephen, and Catherine into their family and became proud grandparents to Christian, Emily, Jacob, Caroline, Amy and Matthew. Later in life, Don and Ingrid separated and Don spent the last decade of his life with his partner, Brenda Amundson in Osoyoos, BC.

Family and friends are warmly invited to an informal celebration of Don’s life to be held on Saturday, October 6 at 2 PM in the Heartland Room in the Harvest Centre at Westerner Park, Red Deer, AB.


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From: Nunes-Pottinger Funeral Service & Crematorium

Nunes-Pottinger Funeral Service Staff send our condolences to family and friends.

From: Dale Hayes
Relation: Friend of daughter Shaune

our deepest condolences Shaune and family. Our thoughts are with you.-Dale and Dan

From: Veronique
Relation: Friend of Shaune

To Shaune and her beautiful family in Alberta. My sincere condolences. May a choir of angels sing him to his rest. Sending you love…xo

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