Who Am I?

As seen in the Onward newsletter.

Who Am I
October 16, 2018

Carol Potratz

I was born, raised and educated in the Mid-Western portion of the USA before immigrating to Canada. My parents would host many people traveling through our rural area as motels…
Who Am I
June 13, 2018

Les Collins

I was born in Fall of 1963, within a few weeks of Kennedy’s assassination. It was a time of upheaval in many ways, and the beginning of the many troubles…
Dave-Ewing Who Am I
January 15, 2018

Dave Ewing

I was a certified mechanic with The Brunswick Bowling Corporation working in Pla-Mor Lanes. Later I became a certified English teacher and taught at Agassiz Junior High School. My wife and I…
Milt-Hildebrandt Who Am I
December 12, 2017

Milt Hildebrandt

I was born on June 30, 1926, the eldest of four children. Great timing - just about when the Great Depression was to begin. Unemployment for my father was par…
Betty-Mantay Who Am I
December 12, 2017

Betty Mantay

Both of my parents were born in Europe. Dad and Mom's family immigrated to Canada independently. Both settled in Springside, a small farming community in Saskatchewan. I am the third…
Fred-Jantz Who Am I
December 12, 2017

Fred Jantz

I was born January 29, 1942 in East Germany. My father was killed in the offensive against Russia during World War II, and as a result, I was raised for…
Connie-Salios Who Am I
December 12, 2017

Connie Salios

My Father and Mother came from Europe – Greece and Italy. They settled in a small Georgia town. Elberton is known for its granite quarries. Nicholas and Emma married and…
Bernard-Fritzke Who Am I
December 12, 2017

Bernard Fritzke

Bernard Fritzke was born February 16, 1927 on the farm near Orcadia, SK. He was the 9th of 13 children of William and Martha Fritzke. Bernard grew up in a…