Obituary of Hans Espe
(August 7, 1932 - April 6, 2019)
Hans Espe of Camrose, Alberta, passed away on Saturday, April 6, 2019 at the age of 86 years.
Hans will be remembered for his kindness, honesty, music and laughter. As a store-keeper, school bus driver, hockey/baseball coach, and volunteer, Hans was the ultimate role model.
Left to cherish his memory are his wife Sylvia; children Larry Espe (Debbie Mah) of Chemainus, BC, and Carol (Mike) Twomey of Airdrie; step-children Judy Engen of Red Deer, Maureen Millang of Red Deer, and Twyla (Yves) Lapointe of Red Deer; five grandchildren Cylas, Brittany, Kayla, Janelle, Makari and six step-grandchildren; three great-grandchildren and ten step-great-grandchildren; and brother Thor (Cecile) Espe of Fort St. John, BC.
Hans was predeceased by his first wife Katherine; infant son Lorne Olaf; and infant brother Dennis.
A funeral service will be held at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, April 13, 2019 from the Messiah Lutheran Church, 4810 - 50th Street Camrose with Rev. Calvin Skriver officiating. A Peace Country Celebration of Life will take place at a later date and will coincide with the inurnment at the Montney cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, If family and friends so desire, memorial contributions in Hans's memory may be made to the Parkinson Association of Alberta as well as a charity of one's choice.