Aasen, Orville Morris

AASEN — Orville Morris Aasen,  beloved husband of Christina Aasen  of Brooks, passed away in Brooks  on November 27th, 2006 at the age  of 91 years. Born in Scotsguard,  Saskatchewan on May 9th, 1915,  a former resident of Admiral and  Shaunovan, Saskatchewan, Orville  moved to Brooks in 1966. He barbered  at The Brooks Downtown Barber until  his retirement in 1980. Orville was  predeceased by his parents, 3 brothers and a sister. He is survived by  his loving family, wife and constant  companion Christina of Brooks, 4  children Margaret (Ron) Evans of  Calgary, Gordon (Lois) of Coronach, Saskatchewan, Robert (Annetta) of  Medicine Hat and David (Valerie) of  Calgary; 10 grandchildren; 21 great  grandchildren; sister Esther Petrescu and numerous nieces and nephews.  Funeral services were held at 2:00 PM on Thursday, November 30th from  Trinity Lutheran Church. Rev. John Theiss officiated. Honorary Pallbearers  were Ken and Joyce Aasen, Ethel Hansen and Kathy Weiss. Active  pallbearers were Orville’s grandchildren, Randy Kerr, Todd Aasen, Brian  Aasen, Tamie Huculiak, Tracie Dawe, Debbie Seymour, Donna Pearson,  Danette Holbrook, Rhonda Matthews and Rachelle Ellis. Interment followed  at Brooks Cemetery. In memory of Orville, if friends desire, memorial  tributes may be made to the Newbrook Lodge, 500 – 3rd Street East, Brooks  T1R 1P6. Arrangements in care of SMITH FUNERAL HOME. Telephone  362-4636 or Toll Free (866) 362-4652.

Brooks Bulletin  December 05, 2006       Roll   69   Image  1973