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OPITZ, John

February 17, 1952 – November 23, 2022

The Members, Officers, and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of, Brother John Opitz

We honour Brother Opitz as a 40-year Member of the IBEW.

 


RICHARDS, Lynden

July 27, 1941 – November 15, 2022

The Members, Officers, and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of, Brother Lynden Richards

We honour Brother Richards as a 38-year Member of the IBEW.

The family will like for you all to know that Lynden will have a home-going service on Sunday 27th  of November, at Park Memorial Funeral Home at 9709 111 Ave NW, Edmonton, AB T5G 0B2, Canada. The reviewing is at 1:30 pm and services at 3:30 pm. Please come and see him off to a home going


HIBBERT, Burnett L.

April 11th, 1941 – October 09th, 2022

The Members, Officers, and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of, Brother Burnett Hibbert

We honour Brother Hibbert as a 57-year Member of the IBEW.

If you would like to send condolences to the family and share photos or stories,

you may do so by sending them to: [email protected]


LUMME, James (Robert)  

August 17th, 1956 – September 29th, 2022

The Members, Officers, and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of, Brother James (Robert) Lumme

We honour Brother Lumme as a 19-year Member of the IBEW.

If you would like to send condolences to the family and share photos or stories,

you may do so by sending them to: [email protected]


McChesney, William (Tim)  

November 22nd, 1954 – May 31, 2022

The Members, Officers, and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of, Brother Tim McChesney

We honour Brother McChesney as a 21-year Member of the IBEW.


REID, Ken A.

June 15th, 1945 – August 26th, 2022

The Members, Officers, and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of, Brother Ken Reid

We honour Brother Reid as a 34-year Member of the IBEW.


BOYCHUK, Garry

July 12th, 1950 – August 20th, 2022

The Members, Officers, and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of, Brother Garry Boychuk

We honour Brother Boychuk as a 16-year Member of the IBEW.


PEARSON, Andy

December 19th, 1950 – August 20th, 2022

The Members, Officers, and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of, Brother Andy Pearson

We honour Brother Pearson as a 43-year Member of the IBEW.

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LODJN, Steven

October 20, 1959 – August 14, 2022

The Members, Officers, and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of, Brother Steven Lodjn

We honour Brother Steve as a 33-year Member of the IBEW.


SMITH, William (Bill)

June 05, 1962 – August 11, 2022

The Members, Officers, and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of, Brother William (Bill) Smith

We honour Brother Bill as a 23-year Member of the IBEW.


STEWART, Donald (Greg)

August 12, 1951 – June 27, 2022

The Members, Officers, and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of, Brother Donald (Greg) Stewart

We honour Brother Donald as a 20-year Member of the IBEW.


LIPSHITS, Alexander

April 3, 1956 – July 4, 2022

The Members, Officers, and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of, Brother Alexander Lipshits

We honour Brother Alexander as a 20-year Member of the IBEW.


MACASKILL, Dan

June 23, 1956 – July 16, 2022

The Members, Officers, and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of, Brother Dan Macaskill

We honour Brother Dan as a 23-year Member of the IBEW.


CROCKER, Brent

January 5th, 1962 – May 12th, 2022

The Members, Officers, and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of, Brother Brent Crocker

We honour Brother Brent as a 39-year Member of the IBEW.


DIEDERICHS, Leo

January 08, 1933 – May 28, 2022

The Members, Officers, and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of, Brother Leo Diederichs

We honour Brother Leo as a 58-year Member of the IBEW.


MCCONNELL, Robert (Bob)

February 15, 1948 – April 27, 2022

The Members, Officers, and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of, Brother Robert McConnell

We honour Brother Robert as a 53-year Member of the IBEW.


BUNNELL, Gary

June 19, 1948 – May 22, 2022

The Members, Officers, and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of, Brother Gary Bunnell

We honour Brother Gary as a 17-year Member of the IBEW.


HANSEN, Terrance

March 28th, 1955 – April 11th, 2022

The Members, Officers, and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of, Brother Terrance Hansen

We honour Brother Terrance as an 17-year Member of the IBEW.


HAMMOND, James

June 15th, 1944 – April 27th, 2022

The Members, Officers, and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of, Brother James Hammond.

We honour Brother James as a 50-year Member of the IBEW.


BUCHOLZ, Jim

December 25th, 1955 – February 08th, 2022

The Members, Officers, and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of, Brother Jim Bucholz

We honour Brother Jim as an 18-year Member of the IBEW.


KAZAKOFF, Ron

February 15th, 1950 – April 03rd, 2022

The Members, Officers, and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of, Brother Ron Kazakoff.

We honour Brother Ron as a 45-year Member of the IBEW.


BOLTON, James

March 15th, 1941 – March 25th, 2022

The Members, Officers, and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of, Brother James Bolton.

We honour Brother James as a 57-year Member of the IBEW.


BAKEWELL, David William Martin

October 28th, 1943 - March 10th, 2022

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of, Brother David Bakewell.

We honour Brother Bakewell as a 40-year Member of the IBEW.


BIFFERT, Randall

December 7, 1951 – February 13, 2022

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Randall Biffert.

We honour Brother Biffert as a 49-year Member of the IBEW.

Service is  Saturday March 5, 2022. At 1:00 pm. St. Peters Roman Catholic Church, 541 Silvergrove Dr. NW Calgary


COOMBS, Dion

March 5, 1973 - February 25, 2022

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Dion Coombs.

We honour Brother Coombs as a 16-year Member of the IBEW.


HANNA, Hugh

August 19, 1944 – January 20, 2022

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Hugh Hanna.

We honour Brother Hanna as a 40-year Member of the IBEW.


BRADBURY, Cheryl

November 20, 1976 – January 27, 2022

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Sister Cheryl Bradbury.

We honour Sister Bradbury as a 13-year Member of the IBEW.


SCHELL, Larry

November 20, 1950 – January 9, 2022

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Larry Schell.

We honour Brother Schell as a 52-year Member of the IBEW.

Larry Schell’s celebration of life on May 21st. 2:00 pm, Glenwood Funeral Home, R.R. 225 off Wye Road in Sherwood park.


GLOVER, John (Jack)

January 22, 1946 – December 19, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother John Glover.

We honour Brother Glover as a 34-year Member of the IBEW.


YOUNG, August

January 31, 1941 – December 28, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother August Young.

We honour Brother Young as a 50-year Member of the IBEW.


BERARD, Laurent

March 11, 1943– December 26, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Laurent Berard.

We honour Brother Berard as a 44-year Member of the IBEW.


RYAN, Jerry

March 14, 1957 – December 21, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Jerry Ryan.

We honour Brother Ryan as a 23-year Member of the IBEW.


MCMAHON, Maurice

October 22, 1945– November 15, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Maurice McMahon.

We honour Brother McMahon as a 46-year Member of the IBEW.


LETOURNEAU, Bernard

February 2, 1932 to November 13, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Bernard Letourneau. We honour

Brother Letourneau as a 64-year Member of the IBEW.


PARANYCH, Donald

November 10, 1948 to November 12, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Donald Paranych. We honour

Brother Paranych as a 40-year Member of the IBEW.


ALLEN, Deloy

March 8, 1939 – October 23, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Deloy Allen.

We honour Brother Allen as a 64-year Member of the IBEW.


SNYDER, Richard

July 31, 1943 – October 23, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Richard Snyder.

We honour Brother Snyder as a 31-year Member of the IBEW.


HINECKER, Larry

September 30, 1945 – September 12, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Larry Hinecker.

We honour Brother Hinecker as a 21-year Member of the IBEW.


SMITH, Donald

May 1, 1944 – September 23, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Donald Smith.

We honour Brother Smith as a 57-year Member of the IBEW.


HOWARD, Ryan

September 22, 1955 – October 6, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Ryan Howard.

We honour Brother Howard as a 25-year Member of the IBEW.


KING, Gavina

February 27, 1958 – September 28, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Sister Gavina King.

We honour Sister King as an 11-year Member of the IBEW.


VILLENEUVE, Dannie

April 19, 1961– September 26, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Dannie Villeneuve.

We honour Brother Villeneuve as a 35-year Member of the IBEW.


BREWER, James

January 18, 1954 – August 17, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother James Brewer.

We honour Brother Brewer as a 45-year Member of the IBEW.


HAWRYLUK, Douglas

June 25, 1970 – September 4, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Douglas Hawryluk.

We honour Brother Hawryluk as an 11-year Member of the IBEW.


SETO, Wai

October 17, 1943 – September 20, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Wai Seto.

We honour Brother Seto as a 51-year Member of the IBEW


SLEMKO, Marcy

January 21, 1963 – July 27, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Marcy Slemko.

We honour Brother Slemko as a 38-year Member of the IBEW.


MAUDE, George

January 18, 1948 – August 20, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother George Maude.

We honour Brother Maude as a 10-year Member of the IBEW.


STEINBERG, Alexander

July 29, 1966 – August 16, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Alexander Steinberg.

We honour Brother Steinberg as a 7-year Member of the IBEW.


SORENSON, Doug

June 11, 1935 – August 13, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Doug Sorenson.

We honour Brother Sorenson as a 67-year Member of the IBEW.


MICCOLIS, Andrew

November 26, 1966 - July 13, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Andrew Miccolis. We honour

Brother Miccolis as a 32-year Member of the IBEW.


HUFFMAN, Richard

November 25, 1959 - July 7, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Richard Huffman. We honour

Brother Huffman as a 33-year Member of the IBEW.


TEARIRI, Fasco

January 1, 1962 - June 5, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Fasco Teariri. We honour

Brother Teariri as a 6-year Member of the IBEW.


FILLION, Sylvio

March 7, 1935 - June 24, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Sylvio Fillion. We honour

Brother Fillion as a 51-year Member of the IBEW.


HAMMOND, Allan

February 5, 1950 – July 6, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Allan Hammond. We honour

Brother Hammond as a 21-year Member of the IBEW.


SLEIGHTHOLM, William

December 28, 1951 – May 30, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother William Sleightholm.

We honour Brother Sleightholm as a 45-year Member of the IBEW.


JENSEN, Robert

May 31, 1944 – June, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Robert Jensen.

We honour Brother Jensen as a 34-year Member of the IBEW.


RIPKA, Aldin

November 22, 1943 – May 27, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Aldin Ripka.

We honour Brother Ripka as a 30-year Member of the IBEW.


DE LEON, Oscar

June 14, 1972 – April 21, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Oscar De Leon.

We honour Brother De Leon as a 12-year Member of the IBEW.


KOSSEY, Dale

January 20, 1959 – April 24, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Dale Kossey.

We honour Brother Kossey as a 28-year Member of the IBEW.


MALONEY, George

November 25, 1947 – April 19, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother George Maloney.

We honour Brother Maloney as a 19-year Member of the IBEW.


JUAN, Florencio

February 23, 1961 – April 17, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Florencio Juan.

We honour Brother Juan as a 18-year Member of the IBEW.


WILLSHER, Russell

June 9, 1964 – April 21, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Russell Willsher.

We honour Brother Willsher as a 23-year Member of the IBEW 


HEWKO, Felix

December 16, 1926 – April 4, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Felix Hewko.

We honour Brother Hewko as a 29-year Member of the IBEW.


VUCIC, Ivan

August 17, 1949 – March 21, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Ivan Vucic.

we honour Brother Vucic as a 45-year Member of the IBEW.


LANGERAK, John

May 28, 1946 – June 5, 2020

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother John Langerak. We honour Brother Langerak as a 19-year Member of the IBEW.  There was a private service held in June.  Condolences can be submitted on the Park Memorial website.


REESE, Donald

July 3, 1951 – December 22, 2020

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Donald Reese.

We honour Brother Reese as a 19-year Member of the IBEW.


PRIMROSE, Matthew

July 28, 1984 – February 5, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Matthew Primrose.

We honour Brother Primrose as a 4-year Member of the IBEW


BRIDGE, Bruce

December 25, 1952 – February 1, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Bruce Bridge. We honour Brother Bridge as a 21-year Member of the IBEW.

KRALJ, Morris

September 9, 1946 – February 6, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at

the passing of Brother Morris Kralj. We honour Brother Kralj as a 42-year Member of the IBEW.

 

HORVATH, Mark

November 4, 1965 – February 3, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our

deep sadness at the passing of Brother Mark Horvath. We honour Brother Horvath as a 29-year Member of the IBEW.

 

LACOURSIERE, Armand

January 15, 1946 – October 19, 2020

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness

at the passing of Brother Armand Lacoursiere. We honour Brother Lacoursiere as a 38-year Member of the IBEW.


FULLWOOD, Sean

October 7, 1978 – December 30, 2020

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of

Brother Sean Fullwood. We honour Brother Fullwood as a 20-year Member of the IBEW.


PRIEGNITZ, Bernd

October 31, 1946 – December 11, 2020

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express

our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Bernd Priegnitz. We honour Brother Priegnitz as a 19-year Member of the IBEW.


TESSIER, Edward

October 28, 1969 – January 6, 2021

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother
Edward Tessier. We honour Brother Tessier as a 7-year Member of the IBEW.


OUELLETTE, Neil

January 28, 1955 – December 6, 2020

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Neil Ouellette.

We honour Brother Ouellette as a 30-year Member of the IBEW.


HASHEM, Gary

November 8, 1959 – November 29, 2020

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Gary Hashem. We honour Brother Hashem as a 21-year Member of the IBEW


PALM, Tony

July 4, 1959 – December 9, 2020

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Tony Palm. We honour Brother Palm as an 18-year Member of the IBEW.


SMAIL, Brian

May 5, 1942 – December 1, 2020

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Brian Smail. We honour Brother Smail as a 54-year Member of the IBEW.


STOREY, Larry

November 22, 1942 – December 4, 2020

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Larry Storey. We honour Brother Storey as an 18-year Member of the IBEW.


FITHEN, Ron

August 7, 1954 – December 5, 2020

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Ron Fithen. We honour Brother Fithen as a 40-year Member of the IBEW.

A private service will be held.


LIU, Charly Chi Ming

July 13, 1945 – November 16, 2020

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Charly Liu. We honour Brother Liu as a 15-year Member of the IBEW.


WILSON, Timothy

November 11, 1966 – November 8, 2020

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Timothy Wilson. We honour Brother Wilson as a 12-year Member of the IBEW.


WILSON, Lionel

June 15, 1947– October 12, 2020

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Lionel Wilson. We honour Brother Wilson as a 32-year Member of the IBEW.

A private service will be held at a later date.


THOMAS, Daniel

November 5, 1947 – October, 2020

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Daniel Thomas. We honour Brother Thomas as a 45-year Member of the IBEW.

 

HAYDUK, Phil

April 6, 1955 – September 24, 2020

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Phil Hayduk.

We honour Brother Hayduk as a 32-year Member of the IBEW.

A service will be held on October 3, 2020 at 1:00pm at the Family Farm near Vegreville,

please contact Chris Hayduk at 780-915-5603 to RSVP.


LESKOVSKY, Vladimir

July 19, 1948 – September 16, 2020

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness

at the passing of Brother Vladimir Leskovsky.

We honour Brother Leskovsky as a 33-year Member of the IBEW.

A private service will be held.


BOYCHUK, Robert

October 12, 1953 – September 7, 2020

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Robert Boychuk. We honour Brother Boychuk as a 22-year Member of the IBEW.


HABRUN, Delimir

April 27, 1942 – August 30, 2020

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Delimir Habrun. We honour Brother Habrun as a 49-year Member of the IBEW


FLECKNOR, Christopher

January 8, 1969 – August 3, 2020

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Christopher Flecknor. We honour Brother Flecknor as a 17-year Member of the IBEW.

A Celebration of Chris’s Life will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Fish Creek Hospitality Centre, 14441 Bannister Road SE, Calgary, AB) on Friday, August 14, 2020, please drop in, anytime between 2:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. Condolences, memories and photos may be shared and viewed on Chris’s obituary at www.McInnisandHolloway.com.


HERMANUTZ, Larry

January 14, 1946 – May 20, 2020

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Larry Hermanutz.

We honour Brother Hermanutz as a 53-year Member of the IBEW.

Larry Hermanutz - Celebration of Life
Date:Saturday August 22, 2020Time:  1pm to 3pm
Location:Larry’s Family Home - 4232-29 Ave NW Edmonton


LOCKYER, Rodney

November 18, 1954 - April 21, 2020

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Rodney Lockyer.  We honour Brother Lockyer as a 39-year Member of the IBEW.

A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.


LAYCOCK, Basil

November 11, 1940 – April 11, 2020

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Basil Laycock. We honour Brother Laycock as a 56-Year Member of the IBEW.

A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.


DOWLING, Arthur

March 23, 1927 – March 25, 2020

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Arthur Dowling. We honour Brother Dowling as a 64-year Member of the IBEW.

A private service will be held.


YOST, Mark

December 28, 1978 - February 1, 2020

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Mark Yost. We honour Brother Yost as a 6-year Member of the IBEW.

For information on his Celebration of Life click this link https://www.evanjstrong.com/obituary/Mark-Yost


WITTAL, Richard

July 11, 1946 to January 27, 2020

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Richard Wittal. We honour Brother Wittal as a 19-year Member of the IBEW.

A Celebration of Life will be held at The Falcon Ridge Family Church, 155 Falcon Ridge Cres NE in Calgary on February 2, 2020 at 2pm.


PALUTKE, Olaf

September 16, 1960- January 17, 2020

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Olaf Palutke. We honour Brother Palutke as a 35-year Member of the IBEW.

A Celebration of Life will be held at The Heritage Pavilion 5100-41 Avenue in Stony Plain, AB on January 27, 2020 at 2pm.


DUNNE, Brian

September 12, 1959- January 12, 2020

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Brian Dunne. We honour Brother Dunne as a 18-year Member of the IBEW.

A Celebration of Life has already been held.


SCHMIDT, Len

December 22, 1931- December 3, 2019

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Retired Brother Len Schmidt. We honour Brother Schmidt as a 62-year Member of the IBEW.

A Celebration of his life was already held.


NEILL, Douglas

September 24, 1951- December 16, 2019

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Douglas Neill. We honour Brother Douglas as a 21-year Member of the IBEW.

A cremation service was held on December 23, 2019.  There will be a celebration of life at a later date to celebrate his memory.


SABEJON, Ronil

September 15, 1984- December 17, 2019

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Ronil Sabejon. We honour Brother Sabejon as a 7-year Member of the IBEW.

A Celebration of Life will be held at 11:00am, Monday, Dec 23, at the Corpus Christi Parish, 2707-34 street in Edmonton, AB.


LIDDLE, Thomas

September 15, 1953- November 20, 2019

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Retired Brother Thomas Liddle. We honour Brother Liddle as an 11year Member of the IBEW.

Funeral services will be held at 3:00pm, Saturday, Nov 23, at the Journey Wesleyan Church, in Fredericton NB.


Brother Allan Haney, age 37

Brother Haney has been a member of IBEW for 4 years.

Friends, family and brothers are welcome to join the Haney family on October 2 at 2pm at McInnis and Holloway Funeral Home located at 1441 Bannister Road SE in Calgary.


Oral (Fred) Wiseman

We sadly report the death of Oral (Fred) Wiseman at age 55.  Brother Wiseman was a 14 year member with the IBEW.  A celebration of Life will be held back in Newfoundland on Saturday October 26, 2019.


Brother William McGreevy

We sadly report the passing of Brother William McGreevy on October 3, 2019, at 75 yrs old.  Brother McGreevy was a 50 year member of the IBEW.

The family will holding a Celebration of Life at a later date and will let us know when a date has been chosen for anyone wishing to attend.

Our condolences to the McGreevy family at this time.


Brother Gerald Wing, age 73

We sadly report the passing of   Brother Gerald Wing, age 73.

Brother Wing has been a member for 40 years.

The Wing family will be having a private service at a later date to celebrate his life. 


Brother Cliff Romanowski

We sadly report the passing of Brother Cliff Romanowski, age 45, on September 9, 2019.

Brother Romanowski has been a member of IBEW for 20 years. The family will be having a private service at a later date to celebrate his life. See Bellow for Date.

Our condolences goes out to the entire Romanowski family.

Celebration of Life
Friday, October 11, 2019 @ 1pm – 4 pm
Falconridge/Castleridge Community Centre
95 Falshire Drive NE, Calgary.


Brother Walter Saruk

We sadly report the passing of Brother Walter Saruk, age 85, on September 3, 2019.

Brother Saruk has been a member of IBEW for 59 years. The family will be having a celebration of life at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Parish on September 13 at 9:30am. The ceremony can be found at 13 Brower Drive, Sherwood Park.

Our condolences goes out to the entire Saruk family.


Brother Barney Murray

Update - Funeral Sept 7th @ 1 PM at the IBEW Local Union 424 Edmonton Hall

We sadly report the passing of Brother Barney Murray, age 77, on July 27, 2019.

Brother Murray has been a member of IBEW for 52 years. A service for Brother Murray is still being determined and we will advise staff of location once plans have been finalized.

Our condolences goes out to the entire Murray family.


Brother Donald Beck, age 81

We sadly report the passing of Brother Donald Beck, age 81, on August 15, 2019.

Brother Beck has been a member of IBEW for 39 years. The family will be having a celebration of life on August 22 at 1:00pm at Eden Brook in Calgary.

Our condolences goes out to the entire Beck family.


Brian Church, age 71

We sadly report the passing of Brother Brian Church, age 71, on August 1, 2019.

Brother Church has been a member of IBEW for 12 years. The family will be having a private service at a later date to celebrate his life.

Our condolences goes out to the entire Church family.


Brother Barney Murray

We sadly report the passing of Brother Barney Murray, age 77, on July 27, 2019.

Brother Murray has been a member of IBEW for 52 years. A service for Brother Murray is still being determined and we will advise staff of location once plans have been finalized.

Our condolences goes out to the entire Murray family.


Brother John Konash

We sadly report the passing of Brother John Konash, age 87, on July 26, 2019.

Brother Konash has been a member of IBEW for 64 years. A service for Brother Konash is scheduled Thursday August 1 at 1pm at the Hainstock Funeral Home, located at 9810 34 Ave.

Our condolences goes out to the entire Konash family.


GILLIS, Ryan

March 22, 1983 - July 9, 2019

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Ryan Gillis. We honour Brother Gillis as a 16 year Member of the IBEW.

His family will be holding a public service on July 19, 2019 at 2:00pm at St. Paul’s Catholic Church in Ft. McMurray.


MELLY,  John F.

June 3, 1953- May 11, 2019

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Retired Brother John Melly. We honour Brother Melly as a 29 year Member of the IBEW.

His family will hold a private service.


HAYES, Ken N.

May 25, 1949- March 16, 2019

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Retired Brother Ken Hayes. We honour Brother Hayes as a 20 year Member of the IBEW.

A Memorial will be held on 31st May 2019, at Canyon Meadows Community Center, 844 Cantabrian Drive SW, from 1 pm to 4pm.


FILLION, Michael

January 21, 1975 - April 28, 2019

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Michael Fillion. We honour Brother Fillion as a 24 year Member of the IBEW.

A Memorial Celebration of Mike’s life will be held Tuesday, May 7th, 2019 at 1:00 P.M. at Parkland Funeral Chapel, 3502 – 44 Avenue, Stony Plain, AB.


MOORES, David W.

November 15, 1936- March 23, 2019

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Retired Brother David W. Moores. We honour Brother Moores as a 52 year Member of the IBEW.

Memorial services will be held Saturday, March 29, from 2-4 pm and from 7-9 pm, at the W.J. Dooley Funeral Home, 107 Pleasant St., North Sidney, NS.


HAYES, Ken N.

May 25, 1949- March 16, 2019

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Retired Brother Ken Hayes. We honour Brother Hayes as a 20 year Member of the IBEW.

A Memorial will be held on May 25 (his birthday) with details to follow.


VALENS, Ronald J

December 18, 1929- March 7, 2019

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Retired Brother Ronald Valens. We honour Brother Valens as a 64 year Member of the IBEW.

His family will hold a private memorial in the spring.


REA, Randy A.

April 25, 1953- March 11, 2019

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Retired Brother Randy Rea. We honour Brother Rea as a 9 year Member of the IBEW.

Funeral services will be held Monday, March 18, 2019 at St. Bonaventure Catholic Church (1600 Acadia Drive, SE, Calgary, AB) at 11:00a.m.


STENSON, Kerry D.

May 19, 1953- January 30, 2019

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Kerry Stenson. We honour Brother Stenson as a 13 year Member of the IBEW.

A Celebration of life will be held on Sunday, May 19, 2019 at the Ritchie Community Hall, 7727-98 Street NW, Edmonton, from 1:30 to 4:30 pm.


NAKONECHNY, Larry

July 23, 1950- February 22, 2019

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Larry Nakonechny. We honour Brother Nakonechny as an 8 year Member of the IBEW.

His family will have Celebration of life in late spring or early summer.


SINCLAIR, Howard L

March 26, 1946- February 12, 2019

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Retired Brother Howard Sinclair. We honour Brother Sinclair as a 51 year Member of the IBEW.

A Celebration of life will be held at 7:00 pm, Saturday, March 23, 2019 at the Ranch Golf and Country Club.


TWERDOCHLIB, Anton

October 22, 1939- February 11, 2019

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Retired Brother Anton Twerdochlib. We honour Brother Twerdochlib as an 18 year Member of the IBEW.

The family will have a private memorial as per Brother Twerdochlib’s wishes.


WAY, Garry R.

December 1, 1960- January 30, 2019

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Garry Way. We honour Brother Garry Way as a 4 year Member of the IBEW.

The family will hold a private service.


JESPERSEN, Eugene

January 11, 1955- January 18, 2019

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Eugene Jespersen. We honour Brother Jespersen as a 7 year Member of the IBEW.

The family will hold a private memorial.


ROSS, Murdoch

February 3, 1949- January 18, 2019

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Murdoch Ross. We honour Brother Murdoch Ross as a 38 year Member of the IBEW.

The family will have a private memorial.


ZANE, Barry

July 2, 1952- January 16, 2019

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Retired Brother Barry Zane. We honour Brother Zane as a 27 year Member of the IBEW.

The family will hold a private service, with a memorial for friends in the spring.


MCIVOR, Terrance

February 16, 1940- December 23, 2018

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Terry McIvor. We honour Brother McIvor as a 46 year Member of the IBEW.

A Celebration of Life will be held at the Chapelhow Legion #284, 606-38 Avenue NE, Calgary AB, 2019 at 1:00 P.M.


SAVOIE, Fernand

November 25, 1944- December 10, 2018

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Retired Brother Fernand Savoie. We honour Brother Howard as a 10 year Member of the IBEW.

As per his wishes no funeral service will be held.


QUECKE, Glen

December 7, 1965- December 20, 2018

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Glen Quecke. We honour Brother Quecke as an 18 year Member of the IBEW.

Funeral Services will be held at 1pm on Saturday, January 5, 2019 at Hainstock’s Funeral Home at 9810 34 Ave NW, Edmonton.


HOWARD, Norman

June 30, 1927 – December 6, 2018

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Retired Brother Norman Howard. We honour Brother Howard as a 62 year Member of the IBEW.

Funeral services will be held in the New Year.


UNDERDAHL, Kenneth

July 14, 1945 – October 27, 2018

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Retired Brother Kenneth Underdahl. We honour Brother Underdahl as an 18 year Member of the IBEW.

Funeral services have already been held.


AUGUSTOWICH, John

September 7, 1956 – November 2, 2018

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother John Augustowich. We honour Brother Augustowich as a 14 year Member of the IBEW.

The family will hold a private service only.


MCMAHON, Neil

January 17, 1949 – October 27, 2018

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Retired Brother Neil McMahon. We honour Brother McMahon as a 41 year Member of the IBEW.

A private service will be held for Neil with family only.


DEKOWNY, Darryl

August 18, 1968 – October 24, 2018

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Darryl Dekowny. We honour Brother Dekowny as a 4 year Member of the IBEW.

A Celebration of Life will be held at 3pm, Thursday, November 1, 2018 at the Lutheran Church of Our Saviour, located at 8831 Fairmount Dr SE, Calgary, AB.


PALFY, Daniel

October 30, 1946 – August 4, 2018

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Retired Brother Daniel Palfy. We honour Brother Palfy as a 29 year Member of the IBEW.


SHOKAL, Harry

August 26, 1948 – August 5, 2018

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Retired Brother Harry Shokal. We honour Brother Shokal as a 48 year Member of the IBEW.

Funeral services will be held for Brother Shokal at Trinity Funeral Home, 10530-116 Street, Edmonton, on Wednesday, August 15th at 10am.


MCECHEN, Shayne

May 21, 1951 – July 29, 2018

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Shayne McEachen. We honour Brother McEachen as a 21 year Member of the IBEW.

The family will hold a private service for Brother Shayne in Ontario.


Lawrence Blackie

August 10, 1964 – July 21, 2018

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Lawrence Blackie. We honour Brother Blackie as an 18 year Member of the IBEW.

There will be a Celebration of Life to be held at the Evergreen Community Center on Sunday July 29, 2018 from 2pm-4pm. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Lawrence’s name to Epilepsy Canada.


MACDONALD, Kevin J.

September 12, 1963 – July 17th, 2018

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Kevin James MacDonald. We honour Brother MacDonald as an 18 year Member of the IBEW.

The family will have a private service for Brother MacDonald.


DAVIES, James R.

March 18, 1952 – July 5th, 2018

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Retired Brother James Davies. We honour Brother Davies as a 17 year Member of the IBEW.


NADASDI, David W.

July 25, 1942 – June 28th, 2018

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Retired Brother David Nadasdi. We honour Brother Nadasdi as a 17 year Member of the IBEW.  

A private family service will be held for David in Nova Scotia.


CAAMANO, Claudio

February 22, 1961 – June 27th, 2018

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Claudio Caamano. We honour Brother Caamano was a 24 year Member of the IBEW.

Funeral Service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, June 30th, 2018 at Connelly-McKinley Funeral Home, 10011-114 St. Edmonton, AB


NICKEL, John

October 31st, 1942 – June 19th, 2018

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Retired Brother John Nickel. We honour Brother Nickel as a 53 year Member of the IBEW.  

A Memorial Service for John will be held at 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, June 27th, 2018 at the Rose Garden Chapel in Barrhead, AB.


WEYENBERG, Jack

September 15, 1936 – June 17th, 2018

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Retired Brother Jack Weyenberg. We honour Brother Weyenberg as a 51 year Member of the IBEW.

A Funeral Service will be held at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, June 26th, 2018 at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, 5105-45A Street, Leduc, AB


OVERLAND, William

March 10th, 1944 – June 12th, 2018

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Retired Brother William Overland. We honour Brother Overland as a 53 year Member of the IBEW.


ARCAND, Gerard

January 27th, 1946 – June 2, 2018

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Retired Brother Gerard Arcand. We honour Brother Arcand as a 51 year Member of the IBEW.  

A Memorial service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on June 8, 2018 at Memories Funeral Home, 13403-St.Albert Trail, Edmonton.


INCH, James E.

May 25, 1057 – May 10, 2018

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother James Inch. We honour Brother Inch as an 18 year Member of the IBEW.


MCCLOSKEY, Walter

November 9, 1937 – March 30, 2018

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Retired Brother Walt McCloskey. We honour Brother McCloskey as a 44 year Member of the IBEW.


SCHEDIWY, Walter

October 10, 1931- February 16, 2018

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Retired Brother Walter Schediwy. We honour Brother Schediwy as a 39 year Member of the IBEW.


TRACEY, Thomas

May 6, 1954 – January 21, 2018

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Retired Brother Tom Tracey. We honour Brother Tracey as a 43 year Member of the IBEW.


BALASH, Raymond

April 26, 1954 – April 4, 2018

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Retired Brother Raymond Balash. We honour Brother Balash as a 41 year Member of the IBEW.


FLATH, Carmen

October 19, 1955 – April 10, 2018

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Retired Brother Carmen Flath. We honour Brother Flath as a 28 year Member of the IBEW.


ARMSTRONG, Steven

September 22, 1967 – April 8, 2018

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Steven Armstrong. We honour Brother Armstrong as a 17 year Member of the IBEW.  

The family will hold a private service for Steven in Ontario.


ANDERSEN, Carl

July 25, 1925 – April 8, 2018

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Retired Brother Carl Andersen. We honour Brother Andersen as a 53 year Member of the IBEW.  

A Memorial Service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, May 5th, 2018 at Park Memorial, 9709-111 Avenue NW, Edmonton, AB.


BOECKX, Raymond

May 24, 1939 – March 23, 2018

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Retired Brother Raymond Boeckx. We honour Brother Boeckx as a 53 year Member of the IBEW.

Funeral service for George will be held Saturday, April 21, 2018 at the Lynx Ridge Golf Course, #8 Lynx Ridge Blvd. NW Calgary, AB at 2 p.m.


DURUPT, George

August 24, 1940 – March 29, 2018

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Retired Brother George Durupt. We honour Brother Durupt as a 36 year Member of the IBEW.

Funeral service for George will be held Saturday, April 7, 2018 at noon in St. Agnes Church, 10826-62 Ave. NW, Edmonton, AB.


WALKER, Jim

May 27, 1951 – March 21, 2018

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Retired Brother Jim Walker. We honour Brother Walker as a 30 year Member of the IBEW.

His family will hold a Celebration of life in Ontario at a later date.


ROBERTS, Alan L.

June 11, 1953 – March 2, 2018

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Alan Roberts. We honour Brother Roberts as a 30 year Member of the IBEW.

His family will hold a Celebration of life sometime in June.


STRATTON, Thomas Sr.

April 16, 1942 – February 27, 2018

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Thomas Stratton. We honour Brother Stratton as a 44 year Member of the IBEW.

A Celebration of life will be held Saturday, March 24th, 2018 at the Northern Bear Golf Course located at 51055, Range Road 222, Sherwood Park, from 2:00pm to 5:00pm.


TRANTER, Warwick

March 22, 1951 – February 16, 2018

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Retired Brother Warwick Tranter. We honour Brother Tranter as a 49 year Member of the IBEW.

Warwick requested there not be a service held and the family will honour his wish.


ALSAMAR, Samir

November 7, 1966 – January 29, 2018

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Brother Samir Alsamar. We honour Brother Alsamar as a 14 year Member of the IBEW.

A private service for family has already been held.


DECU, Virgil

April 10, 1940 – February 15, 2018

The Members, Officers and Staff of Local Union 424, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers would like to express our deep sadness at the passing of Retired Brother Virgil Decu. We honour Brother Decu as a 28 year Member of the IBEW.

A private service for family has already been held.