KEAST, RUSSELL GEORGE ‘RUSS’ It is with heartfelt sadness that we announce the passing of Russ Keast on Friday, February 17, 2006 at the age of 77 years. Russ passed away peacefully with his family at his side at the Red Deer Regional Hospital Centre. Russ is survived by his loving companion and friend, Marie Newton of Innisfail, daughters, Shirley (Pat) Crumley of Bashaw, Judy (Garry) Raabis of Red Deer, five grandsons, three granddaughters and nine great grandchildren. He will also be sadly missed by his brother, John (Helen) of Washago, Ontario, sisters, Irene Jacques (Ray) and Shirley (Ron) Shaw, sisters-in-law, Joye McMillin and Alice Passy, and special nieces and nephews. Russ was predeceased by his loving wife, Gladys in 1990 and his parents, Lydia and Frank Keast. A Celebration of Russ’s Life will be held at the Church Of The Nazarene, 4904 – 48th Street, Innisfail, Alberta on Saturday, February 25, 2006 at 3:00 p.m. Cremation entrusted to the Central Alberta Crematorium, Red Deer, Alberta. If desired, Memorial Donations in Russ’s honour may be made directly to the Golden Circle, 4620 – 47th Avenue, Red Deer, Alberta, T4N 6C3. Condolences may be forwarded to the family at Service and Cremation Providers: EVENTIDE FUNERAL CHAPELS 4820 – 45th Street, Red Deer. Phone 347-2222. “DOWNTOWN RED DEER”

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