Pioneer Passes

Rudolph Schmuland passed away at the age of 85 years on September 23. He was born in Manitoba and arrived in this district in 1905. He was predeceased by his wife Hildia (sic) and one son Gordon. He is survived by two sons, Ed of Victoria and Norman of Rutland; six grandchildren and several great grandchildren. Funeral service was held in Baker's Funeral Chapel on September 27 with Rev. H. Gniewotta officiating. Interment was in Pleasant Prairie Cemetery with Bakers Chapel in charge of arrangements.

From the Wetaskiwin Times: 1973