Albert Donald Wells
was born on May 20th, 1922 in Lashburn, Saskatchewan and was called Home to be with his Lord on December 12th, 2010 at the age of 88 years.
Don will be lovingly remembered by his wife Helen of Vernon, B.C., to whom he was married for 59 years; one son, Jim (Nancy) Wells of London, Ontario; one daughter, Carol (David) MacBain of Vernon, B.C.; eight grandchildren, Emily (Tyson) Pachal of Calgary, Alberta, Kendra, Simon and Spencer Wells of London, Ontario, Joel MacBain, Nicole (Kyle) Stensrude, Andrew and Lance MacBain, all of Vernon, B.C.; one brother, Bob (Margaret) Wells of Kelowna, B.C.; one sister, Joyce (Duane) Pugh of 108 Mile House, B.C.; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by four brothers, Harold, Vernon, Bert and Ray. Don was a long time member of the Salvation Army and will be remembered by many friends in various communities because of his active involvement in the church.
Cremation preceded a Celebration Of Don’s Life which was held at Bethel Funeral Chapel on Wednesday, December 15th, 2010 at 1:00 P.M. with Major Ron Cartmell officiating. A Reception followed in the Bethel Tea Room.
As an expression of sympathy, those who wish to do so may send donations in memory of Don to Samaritan’s Purse, 20 Hopewell Way N.E., Calgary, Alberta T3J 5H5 or to your local Salvation Army.