Posted: November 18th, 2023

EDWARD ” EDDIE” ANHORN 1933 ~ 2023
Edward “Eddie” Anhorn of Medicine Hat, beloved husband of Shirley Anhorn, passed away on Sunday, November 12th, 2023, at the age of 90 years. Eddie Anhorn was born February 4, 1933, into the family of Gottlieb and Mary Anhorn, one of 11 children. The only remaining sibling is now Elmer (Doreen). Ed is survived by his loving spouse of 69 years, Shirley (nee Moch). Ed is also survived by daughters, Sandra (Bruce) and Karmynn (Grant); granddaughter, Amber (Mike), great-grandsons, Austin and Ty; grandson, Dallas (Tara); granddaughter, Taylor (Lourens); and great-granddaughters, Zahn and Lucia. Ed was predeceased by parents, Gottlieb and Mary; Shirley’s parents, Phillip and Freda; his nine brothers and sisters; as well as his daughter, Debra and son-in-law, Gordon. Ed was a cowboy! He was at home on his horse, as in his chair. He had a gentle, quiet nature. He loved dogs and especially Scamp. He was an excellent marksman and he enjoyed hunting and turkey shoots He also loved bowling and arm wrestling. Ed was a good carpenter, and he built a few houses along with his brother Alvin. Music was also a big part of his life, western music for sure. He also enjoyed playing the guitar and singing. The family would like to express appreciation for the kindness and care Ed received while a resident at Masterpiece Retirement Centre; also, the professionalism and kindness shown to the family in Ed’s last days. Thank you to Dr. Shrives and the kind words from the residents to Shirley. You have earned your rest, Ed; now join the rest of your sisters and brothers. The Funeral Service will be held at SAAMIS MEMORIAL FUNERAL CHAPEL, on Tuesday, November 21st, 2023, at 1:30 pm with Pastor Shane Hein officiating. Interment will follow at SAAMIS PRAIRIE VIEW CEMETERY. Memorial gifts in Eddie’s memory may be made to the S.P.C.A., 55 Southview Drive SW, Medicine Hat, Alberta, T1A 8E8. Condolences may be sent through www.saamis.com or to condolences@saamis.com subject heading Edward Anhorn. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to
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