Posted: September 10th, 2014

ARTHUR LUDVIK HAGEN, of Valleyview, AB, formerly of the Aden and Milk River, AB areas, passed away peacefully with family by his side on September 3, 2014 at the Valleyview Hospital. Art was born on April 16, 1923 in Hazelton, BC., and was the first of five children.  Art spent his years logging, cowboying, ranching, being a family man, singing and writing.  Art will also be remembered by many for his storytelling – stories that were all true. Art will be dearly missed by his son Irvine (Michelle) and only grandboy Lincoln Hagen, and his daughter Julie (Craig) Blackmer and their mother Mattie Hagen, brother Henry Hagen, along with several sisters in law, brothers in law, nieces and nephews. Art was predeceased by his parents Anna and Lars, brothers George and Norman Hagen, his sister Louise Davidson and brothers in law Sifton Davidson, Victor and Joe Goulet.
The funeral service to celebrate Art\’s life will be held at ST. PETER\’S CATHOLIC CHURCH, 123 Main Street, Milk River, AB.  on Friday, September 12, 2014 at 1:00 P.M. with Pastor Keith Dangerfield officiating. A fellowship will follow.
A private family interment will follow in the Milk River Cemetery. 
In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to Coutts Fire & Rescue.  Please send to the Village of Coutts, c/o Coutts Fire & Rescue, Box 236, Coutts, AB. T0K 0N0. Phone 403-344-3848.
\”Happy Trails Art\”
Honoured to serve the family, CORNERSTONE FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORIUM, 2800 Mayor Magrath Drive South, Lethbridge, Alberta T1K 7B1. Telephone (403) 381-7777. E-mail: care@cornerstonefh.ca

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