December 5, 1935 - April 22, 2016
With his loving family by his side, Bill Sawers passed away on Friday, April 22, 2016 at the age of 80. Bill will be forever loved and remembered by his wife of 61 years, Deanna; his six daughters, Brenda Sawers (Glen Springsteel), Cathy Ens (Dale), Charlene Sawers (Kris Basford), Billie-Lou Laskosky (Ken McClennon), Lynn Johnson (Kevin), and Laurie Allan (Scott). He was a very proud grandpa to 15 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren. He is also survived by his dear sister, Irene Sackett and his sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Joan and Irving Bablitz, Ardina Armitage, Arlene and Gene Shtokal and Ed Dutka. The family extends their deep gratitude to the staff at the High River Hospital and Sunrise Village.
A celebration of Bill's life was held at the Highwood Golf & Country Club in High River (400 7th Street West) on April 26, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. with a reception to follow. No flowers please. If friends desire, memorial tributes may be made to the High River District Health Care Foundation. 560 - 9th Ave. SW, High River, AB T1V 1B3 www.highriverhealthfoundation.ca . To send condolences and view Bill’s Tribute Page please visit www.lylereeves.com . Caring for the family is Lyle Reeves Funerals of High River (403.652.4242).
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