DOWLING – John Malcolm Dowling, beloved husband of Margaret Dowling of Brooks, passed away peacefully in Brooks on February 3rd, 2003 at the age of 78 years. Born in Duchess on September 12th, 1924 Malcolm received all his education there: Malcolm and Margaret were married in Swift Current on November 29th, 1958. They farmed in the Duchess area for a number of years before retiring to Brooks in 1986. Malcolm was very active with the Duchess Minor Hockey Association, curling, golfing, baseball, the BrooksMuseum and Meals on Wheels. He loved his family, sports, outdoors and travelling. Malcolm will be remembered for his humour, kindness and willingness to help others. He was predeceased by his parents Wade and Martha Dowling and 2 brothers Keith and Stanley. Malcolm is survived by his loving family, wife Margaret of Brooks; son Tim and his wife Wanda of Vegreville; daughter Sandra Bandura of Vegreville; 4 grandchildren Amanda, Ashley, Cory and Richard all of Vegreville; sister Laura Remple of Calgary and numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral services were held at 2:00 PM on Friday, February 7th from BrooksUnitedChurch. Rev. George Edmonds officiated. Honorary Pallbearers were his grandchildren Amanda Bandura, Ashley Bandura, Cory Bandura and Richard Dowling. Active Pallbearers were Clyde Remple, Robin Remple, Brett Hobbs, Bob Besplug, Karl Jacobson and Mike Holden. In memory of Malcolm, if friends desire, memorial tributes may be made to Brooks and District Health Foundation, Bag 300, Brooks T1R 1B3. Arrangements in care of Smith Funeral Home. Telephone 362-4636 or 1-866-362-4652.