Obituaries

Vivian Hodder
D: 2018-04-19
View Details
Hodder, Vivian
Bernice Pocha
D: 2018-04-10
View Details
Pocha, Bernice
Meryl Bahsler
D: 2018-04-10
View Details
Bahsler, Meryl
Flora Umpherville
D: 2018-04-09
View Details
Umpherville, Flora
John Howden
D: 2018-04-09
View Details
Howden, John
Agnes Mercredi
B: 1945-05-14
D: 2018-04-05
View Details
Mercredi, Agnes
Patricia Slater
D: 2018-04-05
View Details
Slater, Patricia
Wanda Herman
B: 1970-04-24
D: 2018-04-04
View Details
Herman, Wanda
Henry Gibbs
B: 1926-01-02
D: 2018-04-03
View Details
Gibbs, Henry
Francis McCallum
B: 1938-09-12
D: 2018-04-03
View Details
McCallum, Francis
Arianna McDonald
D: 2018-04-01
View Details
McDonald, Arianna
Jean Thorimbert
B: 1937-11-10
D: 2018-04-01
View Details
Thorimbert, Jean
Gerald McLachlan
D: 2018-03-19
View Details
McLachlan, Gerald
Randolph Cameron
B: 1956-01-13
D: 2018-03-18
View Details
Cameron, Randolph
Hazel Davis
B: 1928-10-08
D: 2018-03-16
View Details
Davis, Hazel
Alice Sayese
D: 2018-03-10
View Details
Sayese, Alice
Robert Workman
D: 2018-03-08
View Details
Workman, Robert
Deanna Melby
B: 1940-11-30
D: 2018-03-04
View Details
Melby, Deanna
Randine Cook
B: 1970-12-07
D: 2018-03-04
View Details
Cook, Randine
Barbara Cowan
D: 2018-03-03
View Details
Cowan, Barbara
Gordon Bighead
D: 2018-02-26
View Details
Bighead, Gordon

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
130 9th Street East
Prince Albert, SK S6V 0X5
Phone: 306.763.8488
Fax: 306.763.0800

Death Certificates

The death certificate is perhaps the single most important document you will need in the coming weeks:

Legal Reasons: The death certificate is a permanent legal record of the fact of death. Provincial agencies always stipulate that a death certificate is to be filed. It verifies the decedent, the cause of death, and final disposition.  

This information is used in the application for insurance benefits, settlement of pension claims, and transfer of title of real and personal property. The certificate is prima facie evidence of the fact of death and, therefore, can be introduced in court as evidence when a question about the death arises.

Personal Reasons: The death certificate in many cases provides family members with closure, peace-of-mind, and documentation of the cause of death. It also provides peace-of-mind by facilitating efficient processing of needed benefits as those described above.

Vital Statistics Reasons: The death certificate is the source for provincial and federal mortality statistics. It is needed for a variety of medical and health-related research efforts. It is used to determine which medical conditions receive research and development funding, to set public health goals and policies, and to measure health status at local, provincial, national, and international levels. This data is valuable as a research tool and by influencing research funding.

Before the business and legal issues of the estate can be pursued, it will be necessary to obtain certified copies of the death certificate. You can order them from:

  1. Your Funeral Director
  2. The Registrar of Vital Statistics in your area

It is always better to order a few more than what you think you will need. Most agencies will only accept certified death certificates, not photocopies.

In some cases, there may be a need to obtain a certified copy of the death certificate without a cause of death. These certificates are needed to transfer the title on a house, mobile home, and automobile, or in some cases for court procedures. You should make this request when ordering the certified copies.

If you have questions about obtaining copies of a Death Certificate, please call us. We’re here to assist you.

Top

365 Days of Healing

Grieving doesn't always end with the funeral: subscribe to our free daily grief support email program, designed to help you a little bit every day, by filling out the form below.

52 Weeks of Support

It's hard to know what to say when someone experiences loss. Our free weekly newsletter provides insights, quotes and messages on how to help during the first year.