What Families say about Oliverís

 

 

To Gene and the Staff at Oliver's, Thank you so much for looking after our family on Monday. It was a tough day, and all of you made it a lot easier for us. That will never be forgotten. From the bottom of our hearts, Barbara, Brenda, Kathy, Lori and families.

 

To Gene and Staff, Thank you very much for all your help and support in organizing Mom's service. Your professionalism, compassion and empathy were exceptional. You and your staff made a very difficult time that much easier.
- George and family

 

To Gene Krause and all the Staff at Oliver's, The family of the late Harold Dick would like to thank you for your kindness and compassion when we were planning his funeral. We were very pleased with everything you did. Special thanks to Tina Wolfe, for the Aftercare and all the help with the "picky" things.
- Elaine and family

 

Dear Gene, I really appreciate you making Mom's service special.
- Karen and David

 

In regards to our Christmas Candlelight Service: " To Gene, Jenn, and all the Staff, Thank you all for another beautiful evening. Everything you all did was awesome. I now have the angel ornaments on my tree. What a beautiful gift. Thank you again to all the Staff for all the work of putting it all together. With love and things, God bless.
- Anne Cluett

 

Dear Gene and Staff, Thank you so very much for attending to the missing screw and fancy washer on Lawrencesí niche. Putting the flower holder on was over and above. We visit often and being able to decorate for Christmas was nice.
- Paulette and Larry Larka

 

Tracy, We want to extend our sincere thanks to you for all your hard work, compassion, and kindness in looking after Agnes Patterson. From the moment we met you at Points West, we were pleased to see your gentle manner. You followed through right to the end with us. Mom looked beautiful as she was prepared for her special day!
- Jim Patterson, Carmen and Gail Haakstad, Rick and Susan Patterson, Darin and JoAnn Patterson and families

 

To Alex and the wonderful people of Oliverís, Thank you for making this time easier for me. You did a remarkable job with Kurt and I am so grateful for your kindness and your heartfelt compassion. Thank you again so much for taking such good care of Kurt.
- Jackie Kellner

 

Just a note to thank Tina for all of her time and help in getting my dadís, Ambrose Donisonís, picture replaced on the columbarium. There were some problems with getting everything done, but Tina kept on the project until everything was done perfectly. She also kept me updated until everything was completed. Thank you Tina for a job well done and for your professionalism.
- Judy Donison

 

I ordered flowers off of your online page for the funeral of Edith Macauley. We were not able to attend the funeral, and I was sent a picture of them. They are absolutely beautiful. I am so pleased. They were so fitting for Aunt Edith. Thank you again.
- Maureen

 

In response to our Christmas Candlelight Service: I have attended for years. So beautiful and sad at the same time. Always shed a few tears, but it brings back happy memories too. Thank you so much for allowing us to be a part of a beautiful remembrance of our loved ones.
- Christine Boivin

 

Oliver's Funeral Home, Grande Prairie, has been so generous and gracious in presenting Catholic Calendars 2017 as Christmas and New Year Gift to the parishioners of Spirit River, Rycroft and Wanham, and Silver Valley. This is a beautiful and valuable memento for all. On behalf of all the four Catholic communities, I would like to express to all of you at the Oliver's our gratitude for this thoughtful gesture. With renewed thanks and God's blessings.
- Fr. Arockiam Savarimuthu

 

Youíre so awesome! Thank you so much. Thank all of you, I know itís what you do, but Oliverís is amazing.
- Lionel Jans

 

Jen, My grandmother Elsie Rayís funeral was in August. I just wanted to mention that we were very impressed with you and your team and how professional and friendly you were to everyone.
- Tanya

 

Alex and the others at Oliverís, We are grateful to you and your staff for helping to facilitate a beautiful funeral for our father/grandfather. We couldnít have asked for more.
- The Thomson Family

 

Alex, Your kindness, compassion, professionalism and empathy did not go unnoticed. We thank you for all you did for us during this difficult time. Also, please pass on our gratitude to the entire staff that assisted.
- Ellen, Stacey and Correna

 

Gene and Staff, Thank you so much for all your help and kindness during our difficult time. Jeff will be sadly missed by all of us.
- Tracy Moore and Family

 

Rod and Staff, Thank you for your patient and caring guidance in planning and executing Dad’s Funeral. The support and kindness you all showed helped to make this sad occasion more bearable.
- Matilda Vant Erve and Family

 

A quick note to thank you, Jenn, and your staff for taking such good care of our family during the Memorial arrangements for our father Charles Wales. You have a lovely setting and your help as well as the rest of your staff was fantastic.  I really appreciate all you have done to make Dad’s event a success. Thanks again to you all.
- Debbie Wales

 

Thank you for the wonderful and exemplary service and Celebration of Life you have done for our beloved Papa. You are an amazing director. May the Lord continually guide and bless you abundantly.
- Beth C. Reyes

 

Thank you for all your help to give Kyle a beautiful service and for the best send off with the police escort. Kyle would have loved it.
- Chenda, Kyle’s Mom

 

Gene, Thank you. I really enjoyed having your presence at the Memorial Service for George W. I really appreciate your professionalism and your advice to me.
- Peter Ma

 

I wanted to thank the staff for the beautiful service you did for my dad on December 22nd. I was in shambles and your staff was life family, right by my side. I couldn’t imagine where I would be without the aftercare as well. I know my dad would have loved his farewell. Thank you.
- Shauna Grendys

 

Thank you so much Gene and staff for helping us through such a difficult time. Your direction and guidance made it so much easier on our family. Especially for facilitating everything on this end for her funeral in Saskatchewan. We appreciate all that you and your staff did to make our farewell to our mom such a success. Thank you.
- Margaret Pawliw’s Families

 

To the staff, Thank you for the special evening program on Dec. 6. I was so blessed. I opened my gift at home Ö I lost a breath, tears welled up in my eyes Ė it was like heaven sent me a hug from my beloved husband John Ė a solemn moment. May the Lord bless you all blessed Christmas season. Happy New Year!
- Sincerely grateful, Annie Warkentin

 

Rod Masterson, Thank you so much for the kind words you shared at our mother’s Celebration of Life. You captured her spirit and we were able to start our healing journey
- Debbie Reid and family

 

Jenn, Quinton, and Staff, We would like to take this opportunity to say how thankful we are for the compassion that you have shown us and the professionalism and help that made this difficult time much easier for us.
- The Selke Family: Mildred, Steve and Curtis

 

Mr. and Mrs. Krause, Jenn, and Staff, God shows his love through the warmth and kindness of special people like you. Thank you, and God Bless for you wonderful help and prayers.
- Arnold Schweitzer and Family

 

Our mom, Edna, would have said thanks too, and you would’ve got a big smile and hug from her.
- Sherry and Lori

 

Rod Attwell and Staff, Thank you for everything.
- The Hryb family

 

Staff from Oliver’s Funeral Home, A very special thank you for all the support and encouragement you showed during the difficult time of John Van Den Hoek’s passing. He would have been so touched!!! There are no words to express our gratitude. We have been so blessed with the overwhelming show of support from everyone.
- Nellie Van Den Hoek and Family

 

To all the staff at Oliverís Funeral Home,
Thank you for your diligent care and for going the extra mile in the services you provided for our family. Zachís service was beautiful!
- Christine and Danae

 

Your endless patience and understanding are so very much appreciated. We canít thank you enough for all your continuous guidance and assistance.
- Nora J Wiebeís Family

 

Thank you to Gene and all of the compassionate staff! What a wonderful place to host the celebration of our precious mother’s life. We had a worry free day, which we owe to the caring and professional people at Oliver’s.
Forever grateful,
- Tommy, Edna, and Greg Hill – Family of Lois Hill

 

Dear Gene,
Thank you for the service you did for the Reiswig family. Bless you and all involved.
- Donna and family (Drena, Brian and Treasa)

 

Dear Gene,
Our heartfelt thanks to you personally Gene, and the members of your staff for your guidance and efforts in helping us put together a service for our loved one that followed his wishes as closely as possible, and your attendance at the Columbarium on Sunday was greatly appreciated.
- Gwen Willson
- Lee & Allan Hayes
- Shawna & Rick Thiessen

 

Dean Alex & Tina,
Many thanks to both of you for helping and guiding us through the government paper work which appears to be that necessary evil which comes with the passing of a loved one. It certainly lightens the burden of family members who are charged with looking after these matters. Thank you both for making that burden just a little lighter.
- Gwen Willson and Lee Hayes

 

Rod, Alexandra, LoAnn and Jordana,
Many thanks for your caring, compassionate, professional manner in which you cared for Mother and all our family. It was greatly appreciated
- The Moen Family

 

The Henry Family would like to thank the Oliver Funeral Services and staff for everything you all have done for us.
- Brenda, Bev, Tammy & Family Members.

 

Dear Gene & Staff:
On behalf of the family, we wish to express gratitude for your many kindness evidenced in though and deed, meeting with the family for funeral preparations & service for Auntie Olga Appelt. It was greatly appreciated! Thank you
- Elsie & Paul Shaw, Irene & Wayne Rimmer, Ervin & Lynda Miller, Arnie Miller, Walter & Doris Miller and Families.

 

Oliver’s Funeral Home,
Thank you for all your support in helping organize and participating in the memorial “honor” service for the fallen RCMP officers.
We appreciate all of your efforts.
- Supt. R.J Noble
- Grande Prairie RCMP Detchament

 

To Oliver’s,
Your new man “Ernie.” I saw the compassion and tears in his eyes, at two funerals I attended, along with a warm smile. We appreciate your new help. P.S I believe he is a man of God, and really fits in at Oliver’s
- Carol

 

To Gene and the staff at Oliver’s:
Thank you for your professional support and caring attitude in the planning and delivery of a funeral for our mother, Ivy Haughian.
- Sincerely, Barry, Monty, Darren & Lorri Haughian.

 

Gene,
I wanted to especially thank you again for everything for Dad’s service. When the hospital wanted me to call not even an hour after Dad passed away you have no idea the relief I felt when I heard your voice – I knew you would help us through all this. You were professional, kind and caring throughout  even graciously agreeing to sing and offering to check with Vern Begalke if he could do the service. Many people at Oliver’s help with many areas and we were grateful for their willingness to help and their understanding. Thanks again, you made a tough time easier for us.
- Teresa, Brian & Family.

 

Rod & Staff:
Thank you for the professional and caring service you provided in planning and conducting Jean’s funeral. We appreciated your attention to detail and your guidance in organizing the service and burial. We were very pleased with the presentation of Jean in the casket. Thank you for your quality service to us.
- Sincerely, The Norton Family

 

Gene & assistants:
Thank you very much for your support to the family of Audrey Cook was much appreciated.
- Julia and Ralph Barteshi & Family.

 

Jerry Tranter and family would like to express our gratitude for the love and support shown to Sharon over the last couple of years while she was dealing illness. It is difficult to put our thoughts into words. We very much appreciate the kind and helpful words, deeds and gestures at a time when these things mean so much. We thank God for friends, neighbors and acquaintances and our Church family. To Oliver’s Funeral Home and Staff for the wonderful job putting together the service.
- Jerry, Clinton, Joan and Heath Families

 

Hi Jordana,
I appreciate all your help and care, I think you’re awesome.
- Melanie Evans

 

Dear Erin,
You did a wonderful job on this card! I would not change anything on it. Thank you for the work you did and for the help you gave Bob and Janéle. We all appreciate it.
- Giséle


Dear Oliver’s,
It was an honor & a privilege working with you to complete the details or the McIntosh family. Thank you for making the process run smoothly.
- Dosha

 

Rod,
We can’t thank you enough for everything you did for Rebecca Shaw’s funeral. It was really marvelous how you worked with all of us. Thank you for taking care of the pictures display table as well. You were so respectful of our wishes and beliefs.
- The Shaws.

 

Oliver’s Funeral Home,
Just a quick note to thank you for your support during our family’s recent loss. You handled our son, Spencer’s passing with the utmost sympathy and professionalism. Your approach was most comforting and put us all at ease, at this most difficult time. Words cannot express our gratitude.
- Judy Johnson & Family

 

Dear Oliver’s Funeral Home,
Thank you so much for the great tour and all the information we really do appreciate all you do. Thank you again.
- Grande Prairie Victim Services

 

Thank you to Oliver’s Funeral Home, you were under pressure.
- Carol Sanregret and Family

 

Gene, Rod & Staff of Oliver’s,
Thank you for all your assistance in making the funeral preparations for our mother and grand mother. Kind Regards.
- Pearl Wilson, Bub Pisacky and Teresa Blimkie

 

Oliver’s Funeral Home ,
Thank-you very much for all your support you gave to me and my daughter Janele during our difficult time. Your understanding and patience were greatly appreciated.
- Sincerely, Bob, Giséle, Janele, Joe and Kassie

 

Thank you to Gene Krause and Rod Atwell and the Staff at Oliver’s Funeral Home for their care and support.
- Ken Kamieniecki, Monica and Calude Normandeau, Kerry and Kelly Kamieniecki, Troy and Lori Kamieniecki and Families.

 

Gene Krause & the Staff of Oliver’s Funeral Home,
Thank you for your kindness, understanding & genuine sorrow over all the uncommon surrounding my father’s memorial.  You helped all of us say goodbye with dignity and respect, and it is truly appreciated.
- Joan Samulson

 

To the Staff,
We truly appreciate all of your help and wish to thank each of you for the kindness and professionalism throughout our worst days.
- Jim, Karen, Michelle Berggren & Kallyn Dunn

 

Rod,
The entire family was overwhelmed by how smoothly everything went. You took care of everything we thought of and everything we didn’t. You are absolutely amazing at what you do, and it makes all the difference to those you help. Thank you.
- Bernice, Barb & Family

 

Thanks to Gene and the staff at Oliver’s Funeral Home. Words cannot begin to express our gratitude.
- Love, Bertha, Sherry Lynn, Wade, Vonda, Cierra and Andrea

 

Heartfelt thanks from the Ingraham family for your kindness, patience and service. A special thank you to Eugene for leading the congregational song.
- Evelyn & Family

 

Oliver’s Funeral Home,
Thank you for the donations of sandwiches and baked goods! It was greatly appreciated.
- Sincerely, all the staff at Rotary House

 

Oliver’s Funeral Home.
To everyone that helped me the past 2 days “THANK You” from the bottom of my heart.
- Lorraine Pattyson

 

Thank you so much for helping me through this difficult time. Working with you and your staff makes this time much easier, things are so organized, everyone is so accommodating and being so well informed of what has to be done when you just can’t think for yourself.
- Joyce

 

We were deeply touched with the compassion you showed when we lost a little member of our community. Thank you, he is greatly missed by all… so a million thanks again.
- From all of us at Shady Lane Colony

 

Gene,
The family of John want to thank you personally for all the kindness and help you have given to us. So pleased that everything went so well and smoothly. Thank you again.
- Love and prayers, Olga, Gerald, Phyllis and families

 

Rod,
Thank you for the kindness and patience you had shown us all during the time of our mom’s passing.
- The families of Emily LaValley

 

Dear Gene and Staff,
Please accept our sincere gratitude and warmest thank you for your assistance and guidance in arranging for the interment of our mother ”Jean Mark.”
- Best regards, The family of Jean Mark

 

Dear Gene, Jenn and the staff at Oliver’s,
I’m sure you hear this a lot, but I wanted to add my voice and say “thank you” for the service you provide. The opportunity to bless and love people is profound during their time of grief and you done squander that opportunity!
- Thank you, Janine Mantz

 

 

 

 

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