Obituary of William Arlint
Born: January 14, 1933
Deceased: March 27, 2017 at the age of 84 years
Jack was born in Glenelder, Saskatchewan to William Carson & Fern Mae Arlint. Jack was the second child of four. He completed Grade Eight and started working in the logging industry with his family.
In 1952 at the age of 19 Jack and long time friend Billy Winters traveled from Weekes, SK to Grande Prairie to work for Ross Davis Sawmill as a Faller. By 1955 Jack homesteaded in the Grovedale area. In September of 1955 Jack worked on a threshing Crew where he first met the love of his life Norine Alice Penson who was a cooks’ helper at Nahirniak’s and married her on December 31 that same year. Jack & Norine started a family in 1956 welcoming the first of 5 children, Keith, next came Pat, Carol, Randy and Jamie. Jack was a well known and respected Cat Skinner, Equipment Operator and Logger for numerous Companies such as Archie Hackwell, George Day, Les & Lyle Penson, then finally for Limbo Logging Ltd. with his son Jamie.
Jack is survived by his loving wife Norine, Son Keith (Cindy) Arlint, Shannon Batyski (Riley), Alicia, Faith and Zack. Jason (Lisa) Mitchell and Cara. Daughter Pat (Larry) Rautenstrauch, Trudy, Tanya (Kevin) Saare, Kailey and Oliver, Craig and Dian. Daughter Carol (George) Grant, Robert (Michelle), Rylan and Marek. Son Randy (Carmen) Arlint, Jennifer (Clint), Connor, Cloe and Samantha. Trevor (Rachelle), Briella and Tristen, Brent (Haylee), Ryland and Kaeden. Jamie (Debbie) Arlint, Leah (Tarin) Diachuk, Tyler, Sierra, Bobbie (Layton) Eskdale, Easton and Sawyer, Cody (Danielle) Binks.
Jack was predeceased by his Parents Carson & Fern Arlint, Brother Forrest, sister-in-law Shirley, Brother Joseph, Sister Willa Mae, Stepfather Hector MacDonald.
A Celebration of Life for Jack will be held on Saturday April 1, 2017 at the Grovedale Community Hall at 1:30 p.m.
In liew of flowers memorial Donations can be made to the Grovedale Fire Department PO BOX 140 GROVEDALE AB T0H 1X0. Care entrusted to Bear Creek Funeral Home 780 830-7742 www.brearcreekfuneral.com