Life is a Terminal Condition

May 6, 2021

Shhhh! Don’t talk about it, pretend it didn’t happen, and carry on. Maybe if you ignore it or stay busy, it’ll go away. Time heals all wounds. Distracting ourselves with busyness, offering trite, but unhelpful sayings, and avoiding contact, are all common ways many’ve learned to deal with the uncomfortable truth…. Life is a terminal […]

Truths About Grief

June 14, 2019

Grief is anything but predictable, and in a culture where grief is taboo, it’s no wonder it’s difficult to find the right words or truly help someone who has experienced a deep, deep loss. To help us understand what a grieving person really needs, we’ve interviewed internationally renowned grief counsellor Dr. Bill Webster, who will […]

TOLLEFSON, Raymond (Ray)

June 28, 2016

Passed away peacefully, with family by his side, on June 27, 2016 at the age of 74. Survived by his loving wife Linda of 36 years; three daughters: Anita (Abe) Adrian, Wendy (Steve) Welsh, Sheri (Marty) Grams; sister Janice (John) MacInnis; two brothers: Ken (Joanne) Tollefson, Keith (Deb) Tollefson; sister-in-law Darlene (Darol) Maunder; brothers-in-law: Wayne […]