September 1, 1936 - November 19, 2021
Ted passed away in Drumheller on November 19, 2021 at the age of 85. Ted was born September 1, 1936 on the family farm near Sedgewick, AB.
After high school he went to College in Calgary for one year. He worked in Calgary, Edmonton and B.C.
He and Eleanor were married May 21,1960. They lived and worked in Burnaby, B.C. until 1974.
Ted bought a farm near Drumheller in 1974 and moved his family to the farm. He was happy to be back in Alberta and farming again.
He was a mechanic by trade but also enjoyed woodworking.
In 2005 he semi-retired and moved to Nacmine. He enjoyed watching his sons and grandson continue farming.
Family was most important to Ted. The farm was the scene of many family gatherings and celebrations.
He supported his children and grandchildren in their activities and loved to watch their school and sports events.
He is survived by his loving wife of 61 years Eleanor, one sister Ester (Ray) Larsen, Sons Alan (Pauline), Gary (Lorri), Darren Stahl. Daughter Marlene Stahl.
Six Grandchildren Nicole (Anthony), Tyler (Amanda), Trevor (Kia), Brittany (Brad), Sarah and Evan.
Three precious Great-Grandchildren. Theo, Avery and Daphne. Many nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his parents Reinhold & Ida. Two brothers Leo & Elmer. One sister Alice, daughter-in-law Debra.
The family would like to thank Dr. Blackburn and Dr. Mateer for all the care and compassion to Ted. We would also like to thank all the nurses, LPNs and NAs that have cared for Ted.
We miss him so much and will always cherish the time we had with him.
Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.
Courtney-Winters Funeral home is in charge of arrangements.