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William McFadden

William Samuel McFadden of Ponoka , passed away October 5th 2013. William was born in Mannville, Alberta, July 20th 1920 to David and Johanna McFadden. He lived in Mannville and farmed with his dad till 1947. Him and Paul Sharp then headed west to find work in the Vancouver area. Will bought into a wood working business, which eventually became ‘Crestwood Cabinets’. Will married Willa Stewart on June 28th 1951. They lived in Vancouver and later moved to Tsawwassen, BC. In 1978 they moved to Ponoka where they lived till his passing. Will was predeceased by his beloved wife Willa Margeurite McFadden. He leaves behind his daughter Brenda (Gord) Goodsman and their children Devin, Tanna, and Jeric; daughter Barb (Dan) Mullet and their children Kailer, Kirsten, and Kurtis; son Glen (Barb) McFadden and their children Cassandra, Benjamin, Charissa, Katelyn, and Twyla; son Darrel (Susan) McFadden and their children Melisa (Johnny) Crandlemire and boys Finley and Ryder, Jesse McFadden, Candace (Clayton) Kostenuk, and Jill (Leon) Nesvog; as well as his sisters; Emma (Art) Wadsworth, Alexa (Alec) LaBoucan, Edith Lucenko, May (Kit) Johnson, and Helen Todd; and numerous nieces and nephews. Will was also predeceased by his parents David and Johanna McFadden, his step mother Freida McFadden, sisters Irene (Wes) Sharp, Frances (Kurt) Bauer; Iwilla McFadden, and Maimie McFadden and brothers, Lawrence and David McFadden. A Funeral Service was held at the Lacombe Memorial Centre at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 15, 2013 with the Interment Service following at Forest Home Cemetery in Ponoka. To express condolences to Will’s family, please visit

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