John Peter HARMS

November 17, 1955 – January 5, 2019
It is with deep sadness that the family of John announces his sudden passing on January 5, 2019 at the age of 63. John was born November 17, 1955, son to Lois and Dr. John Harms. He graduated from the U of A in Agriculture and a MBA. John’s career spanned many different fields, most notable with Edmonton Northlands and The Red Deer Westerner, where he spent close to 20 years.

He will be lovingly remembered by his daughter Erin (Oliver) Foster; mother Lois; brother Michael; sisters, Rhonda Meredith and Sandra Clark; dear friend and mother of his child, Carol Weir; nephews, and godson Matthew (Nicole) Harms, Sean (Ilse) Harms, and Cameron Meredith; numerous relatives and friends.

John was predeceased by his father, Dr. John Harms.

A Celebration of John’s life will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Friday, January 11, 2019, at Connelly-McKinley Funeral Home, 10011-114 Street, Edmonton.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to STARS Shock Trauma Air Rescue. To send condolences, please visit

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