SCHOENING ConradPosted: January 5th, 2013
MR. CONRAD GEORGE SCHOENING of Lethbridge, beloved husband of the late Mrs. Doris Schoening, passed away at the Chinook Regional Hospital on Friday, December 28, 2012 at the age of 93 years.
Conrad was born on May 4, 1919 in Pincher Creek, AB. Con served in the Canadian Army from 1939 until 1946 in England and Canada. Upon returning home Con ran a tourist boat service in Waterton Park for two summers. He received his accounting accreditation and became employed in the automotive business and later as a partner at Smith Motors. Con then went to work at the Lethbridge Research Station as business officer until his retirement in 1984. He was a longtime member of the Oddfellows, Legion, and Knights of Columbus. Con was a talented and versatile musician and family gatherings often revolved around music and dancing. He enjoyed the outdoors, camping, and fishing with family and friends.
Besides his beloved wife Doris, Conrad was predeceased by his parents Richard and Margaret, sister Helen Kirk and brother Douglas Schoening.
He is survived by his daughters Carol Dawn (Robert) Turner and Judith (Donald) Scheurman; grandchildren Bradley (Judy) and Cara Scheurman, and Krista (Derek) Descoteau; great- grandchildren Liam, Owen, Jacob, Dawsen, and Daiya; sister Katherine Lavers; as well as numerous nieces, nephews and their families.
A Memorial Service will be held at 1:00 pm on Saturday, January 5, 2013 at MARTIN BROTHERS RIVERVIEW CHAPEL, 610 4th Street South, Lethbridge.
Send condolences at www.mbfunerals.com.
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