In Memoriam is a presentation of our area funeral homes. It is heard daily after the 1pm news on CKDR.

In loving memory of Helen “Dolly” Kitt, age 100 years, who passed away peacefully with her family at her side on Wednesday, April 22nd.

Dolly is survived by her sons: Douglas of Thunder Bay and John of Dryden, by 8 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren and 3 great great grandchildren.

Funeral services for Helen Dolly  Kitt will be held Monday, April 27th at... Read more about Helen Kitt

April 21, 1943 – April 15, 2015

It is with heavy hearts, we announce the passing of Daniel Patrick Murphy after a short illness on Wednesday April 15th, 2015 in the Dryden Regional Health Centre at the age of 71.

Dan was born on April 21, 1943 to George Francis Xavier & Maugdelyna Murphy in Beardmore, Ontario. He moved to Saskatchewan, and moving back to Ontario... Read more about Daniel Murphy

In loving memory of Lily Clara Maude Field, age 94 years, who passed away peacefully on Wednesday April 15th in Princess Court Long Term Care.


Lily is survived by her children Don (Paulette) and Diane (Dale) of Dryden, 6 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren, as well as numerous other relatives.


A Funeral Service to celebrate Lily’s life will be held... Read more about Lily Field

In Loving Memory of Leo Binguis Jr., age 56, who passed away on April 5, 2015 in Frenchman’s Head.


Leo Binguis Jr. is survived by his mother Irene Binguis, siblings, Donna (John) Wesley, Gail Binguis (Allan Skunk), Ross Binguis, Armand (Darlene) Binguis, Bobby Binguis, Raymond (Genevieve) Binguis, Grace (Roy) Strang, and Loretta (Chris) Lawson.  He is also survived by numerous... Read more about Leo Binguis Jr.

It is with great sadness that we mourn the unexpected passing of Travis - a great son, brother, and friend.

            Travis was born in Dryden on April 3, 1980 and spent his entire life in this community he loved so much.  Travis was involved in sports his entire life.  His great passion was the Dryden ball diamonds.  Travis touched so many lives.  He had a way of making you smile... Read more about Travis Herbert

Maria Stella Armenti (nee Zappitelli), age 81 years, entered into eternal peace on Saturday March 28th, at the Dryden Regional Health Centre.

Maria Stella was born in Brazil, and moved to Dryden in February 1990.  There she continued her devotion to her church, and established a relationship with, and genuinely embraced her family, her many friends and her community.

... Read more about Maria Armenti

In loving memory of Bruce Lewis Pinkerton, age 73 years, who passed away peacefully on Wednesday March 25th, 2015 at the Dryden Regional Health Centre.

Bruce is survived by his daughter Bonnie McKeller of Winnipeg, grandson Eric, brothers Robert (Marg) Pinkerton of Dryden and Bryan (Dorothy) Pinkerton of Bracebridge, sister Karen (Barry) Shoguchi of Dryden, as well as... Read more about Bruce Pinkerton

Leone Hansson


It is impossible to sum up the life of someone so talented, creative, complex, ambitious, loving and loyal in a few inadequate words. The dynamic personality that was our mother, wife and grandmother has shaped us as individuals, as a family and left an undeniable legacy in this community.

Leone Hansson (nee Dahl) was born in Winnipeg on June 7, 1932 to... Read more about Leone Hansson

In loving memory of William (Bill) Heck who passed away peacefully at the Dryden Regional Health Centre, with family by his side at the age of 79.


Bill is predeceased by his wife Rena Patrie in 1999, and his friend Florence Smith in 2008. He is survived by his daughter Susan Oster and son-in-law Jason, stepsons George, Peter and Alex Patrie, several grandchildren and great... Read more about William Heck

Shirley Ruth St. Goddard (nee Ward)

1932 –2015

Shirley was born in Portage La Prairie, Manitoba on January 13, 1932. She meet her husband Merrill there and they were married on November 16, 1948, and shared 58 years of marriage.

She is survived by her sons: Gary Merrill St. Goddard (wife Janice) of Wabigoon, Randy Dale St. Goddard of Dryden, Cory Scott St. Goddard (partner... Read more about Shirley St. Goddard