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In Loving Memory Of

Samuel Rycroft


It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of Sam Rycroft on Thursday, July 23, 2015 at Teepee Creek, at the age of 80 years.

Sam was born in Grande Prairie, AB on July 14, 1935 to Eric and Rita Rycroft. Through the years Sam worked many different jobs, but was always close to his family.

In 1959, he married Bette Stenkie and together they had four children.

Sam is survived by his devoted wife of 55 years, Bette; sons Lorne (Kim), Vance (Darcy) and Clark (Shalene); son in-law Jim Gaboury; 10 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; as well as numerous family members.

He was predeceased by his parents Eric and Rita, brother Patty, and daughter Lana Gaboury.

A Viewing will be held on Tuesday, July 28, 2015 from 7:00-9:00pm at Oliver’s Funeral Home in Grande Prairie (10005 107 Ave.).

The Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, July 29, 2015 at 1:00pm at the En-Frame Hall in Teepee Creek.

In Loving Memory of

Samuel Rycroft


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Tuesday, July 28, 2015
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Oliver's Funeral Home
10005 - 107 Ave
Grande Prairie
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Funeral Service Details

Funeral Service
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
1:00 PM
En-Frame Hall
Teepee Creek, Alberta
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Teepee Creek Cemetery
RR2 Site 1 Box 6
Sexsmith , AB
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