Mr. Ben Harder of Penhold passed away on Tues., Dec. 5, 2006 at the age of 74 years. Ben was born Nov. 18, 1932 at Fairholme, Sask. The family moved to 100 Mile House, B.C. and area in 1959 and then moved to Penhold, Alta. in the summer of 2000. Ben is survived by companion Daisy Robinson of Penhold; son, Owen of Innisfail, Alta.; daughters: Heather of Lundbreck, Alta. and Joanne of Oshawa, Ont.; grandchildren Maygen and Michelle Harder; and Chloe and Leeam Brown. Ben is also survived by 3 brothers and sisters, all of B.C. He was predeceased by his parents, Henry and Louise Harder and wife Doris in 2004. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, 4730A Ross Street,

Red Deer, Alta., T4N 1X2. A memorial tea will be held at the Royal Canadian Legion Board Room on Friday, Dec. 15, 2006 from 1:00 to 3:00 pm. Condolences to the family may be forwarded from

Arrangements are entrusted to Metcalf Funeral Chapel,

4200 49th Ave. Innisfail, Alta.

Phone 403-227-3123

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