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RIEPER, Harold - 1960 - 2018 Mr. Harold Rieper passed away peacefully at the St. Joseph's Home - Carmel Hospice in Medicine Hat, Alberta, on Thursday, May 24, 2018, at the age of 57 years. He leaves to cherish his memory a sister, Monica (Tom) Mannarino of Medicine Hat; brother, Raymond Rieper of Medicine Hat; sister, Renee Williams of Klawock, Alaska; niece, Crystal Mannarino and her son, Drayden Kinniburgh; nephew, David (Chantelle) Mannarino and their children, Baylee, Shyanna and Blaze all of Medicine Hat as well as a cousin, Jorgen Kropius of Fort Macleod. He was predeceased by his parents, Walter and Annie Rieper of Vauxhall. Harold was born in Taber, on September 15, 1960, and was raised in Vauxhall where he attended Vauxhall school. He moved to Gleichen in 1989, where he lived and carried out his life long career. In September 1993, Harold joined the Gleichen RCMP detachment and became a Commissionaire spending over 25 years as a Police Guard. He loved his job very much along with all of the staff he worked with until retiring in December 2017. Harold also had a huge interest in lawn and garden care and created a side job caring for other people's lawns and gardens throughout Gleichen and area. If he wasn't working at the detachment or doing lawns, you would find Harold working for Wheatland County landfill. He always kept himself busy until his recent move to Medicine Hat where he resided at St. Joseph's Home - Carmel Hospice until his passing. Harold left a rather large impression on each and everyone who knew him and he will be greatly missed. A Celebration of Harold's life will be held at COOK SOUTHLAND FUNERAL CHAPEL , 901 - 13 Street S.W., Medicine Hat, Alberta, on Saturday, June 2, 2018, at 2:00 p.m. with Pastor Gary Mason officiating. Fellowship will follow thereafter in the Cook Southland Reception Facility. Everyone is encouraged to dress casual for the day. Condolences may be expressed by visiting HREF="http://www.cooksouthland.com">www.cooksouthland.com Honoured to serve the family is COOK SOUTHLAND FUNERAL CHAPEL, 901 - 13 Street S.W., Medicine Hat, Alberta, T1A 4V4. Telephone toll free: 1-877-528-6455.
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Posted by Glenn Reimer (Friend) On Tuesday, July 3, 2018
So sorry to hear about Harold. I was the operator at the Standard Waste Site. Harold took over from me in June of 2010. I always had a good visit with him when I

took my garbage there. R.I.P., Harold.

Glenn Reimer

Harold Rieper
Posted by Steve, Sue, Peter, Stephen Wade (Friends) On Saturday, June 9, 2018
We Thank Harold for Welcoming Our Family to Wheatland County. Always the Joker!! Always there to lend a helping hand and sharing some knowledge or stories. His “Belly Laugh” was always appreciated. Rest in Peace Harold. It was Our Privilege to have known you. Thanks for everything. The Wade Family, Chancellor, Alberta.
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