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Passing of UA Member Stan Pike
December 12, 2018 - Stanford Norris Pike of Meyronne, SK passed away peacefully on December 12, 2018 surrounded by his family. He was born in Sherbrooke, Quebec to Lloyd and ... more ››

Passing of UA Member Grant Young
October 31, 2018 - Grant was born in Biggar, SK on September 21, 1964, son to William (aka Bill) Young and Vera (nee  Hedges) Johnson-Young. He remained close with his mother to this day. ... more ››

Passing of UA Member Tom Sweeney
August 14, 2018 - SWEENEY, Thomas "Tom" 1933 - 2018 It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of Tom George Sweeney on August 6, 2018 at Sherbrooke Community Centre. At Tom's ... more ››

Passing of UA Member Elmer Zook
July 17, 2018 - ZOOK, Elmer May 12, 1941 - July 5, 2018 Elmer, beloved husband, father and Gigi, passed away peacefully in the early hours of July 5, 2018, with his family by his side. Elmer is ... more ››

Passing of UA Member Charles Steele
July 6, 2018 - STEELE, Charles Joseph Alexander of New Brunswick, formerly of Port Hawkesbury. It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Charlie Steele, Age 54, who passed ... more ››

Passing of UA Member Patrick Sullivan
June 25, 2018 - With broken hearts the Sullivan family announces the passing of Patrick Leonard (Sully) on Monday, June 25th, 2018. Although Pat battled Parkinson's for 22 years and had a ... more ››

Passing of UA Member Louis Lorge
June 22, 2018 - Louis Dwayne Lorge, aged 76 years of Moose Jaw, SK passed away on Monday, June 11th, 2018.  Lou was born in Shaunavon, SK on January 1st, 1942 and grew up on the farm ... more ››

Passing of UA Member Christopher Benesh
June 5, 2018 - BENESH, Christopher Lester, 56, passed away in his home on the morning of May 22, 2018. He was born on September 10, 1961, son of the late Victor and Ann Benesh. Christopher is ... more ››

Passing of UA Member Patrick Bryson
April 27, 2018 - It is with heavy hearts that we announce the peaceful but sudden passing of Patrick James Bryson in the early morning of April 27, 2018 at the age of 62. Patrick will be ... more ››

Passing of UA Member Doug Purcell
April 27, 2018 - PURCELL, Doug Doug passed away peacefully with his family by his side on Thursday, April 19, 2018 at the age of 56 years. He was predeceased by his father Peter; ... more ››

Passing of UA Member Glen Milligan
April 18, 2018 - Glenn W. Milligan passed away on April 16, 2018. He was predeceased by his two brothers Jim and Rob and his father Ian. At his request there will be no funeral, but he wanted ... more ››

Passing of UA Member Ed Usselman
April 9, 2018 - USSELMAN, Ed Ed Usselman passed away peacefully on April 5, 2018 at the age of 81 with his family by his side at St. Paul's Hospital. Dad was born January 4, 1937 to Leo and ... more ››

Passing of UA Member Melvin Kokoski
April 3, 2018 - In Loving Memory Melvin Kokoski  In the early morning hours on Thursday, March 22, 2018, Melvin Garry Kokoski passed away into eternal rest after suffering a ... more ››

Passing of UA Member Kirk Guttman
March 27, 2018 - GUTTMAN, Kirk Kirk passed away peacefully surrounded by his wife and family on Sunday, March 18, 2018 at the age 56 years. Predeceased by his father Art, Kirk will lovingly ... more ››

Passing of UA Member John Nemeth
March 12, 2018 - NEMETH, John John passed away on March 8, 2018. He was predeceased by his parents, 2 brothers and 3 sisters all of Hungary. John is ... more ››

Passing of UA Member Thomas Flaherty
February 16, 2018 - It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of our dear loved one at the age of 82. Tom was predeceased by his parents Thomas and Betty Flaherty, his first wife Marie ... more ››

Passing of UA Member Mark Pick
January 30, 2018 - January 29, 1963 January 23, 2018 Mark Pick, son of Elva Pick, late of Midale, SK, passed away Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at St. Joseph's Hospital, Estevan, SK ... more ››

Passing of UA Member Dwight From
January 23, 2018 - FROM, Dwight It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Dwight on Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at the age of 72. He was predeceased ... more ››

Passing of UA Member Ted Czerechowicz
January 10, 2018 - CZERECHOWICZ, Ted Passed away at the Stedman Community Hospice, Brantford surrounded by his family on Friday, December 29, 2017 in his 68th year. Beloved husband ... more ››

Passing of UA Member Jestin Antoni
January 9, 2018 - Jestin David Charles Antoni April 27, 1990 - January 4, 2018. ... more ››

Passing of UA Member Horst Janosch
January 5, 2018 - 1937 -- 2017 Horst Janosch, age 80, passed away on Friday, December 22, 2017. The funeral service will be held on Friday, December 29, 2017 at Saskatoon ... more ››

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UA Local 179

402 Solomon Drive, Regina, Saskatchewan S4N 5A8
Tel: 306-569-0624
Fax: 306-781-8052
Toll Free: 1-877-893-2179 (in Saskatchewan only)
Call Out Line: 306-569-3641