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January 2, 1942 - January 8, 2020


On January 8, 2020, Mr. Jack Lawton of Ashmont passed away at the age of 78 years. He is survived by his loving wife, Janet; 3 sons, Curtis (Amy Luu) of Edmonton, Mathew (Heather) of Sherwood Park & Tim (Melanie) of Ashmont; 3 grandchildren, Sarah, Robbie & Troy; 2 brothers, David (Ritta) of Calgary & Robert (Lorraine) of Mallaig; sister-in-law, Doreen of St. Paul; numerous nieces & nephews. Jack was predeceased by his parents, Howard & Marian Lawton; & brother, Paul. A Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, January 16 at 11:00 a.m. at Ashmont Agri-Plex, Ashmont. Reverend Christopher Cook will be officiating, with interment in Ashmont Community Cemetery, Ashmont. If desired, donations may be made to Haying in the 30’s (Cancer Support Society) or Cross Cancer Institute c/o 5626 – 51 Street, St. Paul, AB T0A 3A1. To send condolences online, please visit www.gracegardensfuneralchapel.com.

GRACE GARDENS FUNERAL CHAPEL, 5626-51 Street, St. Paul, AB T0A 3A1 780-645-2677


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From: Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel

Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel Staff send our condolences to family and friends.

From: kathleen marie kraus
Relation: uncle

To Uncle Jack’s family my deepest sympathy. I will hold so many fond memories of my time up at the farm with all my cousins aunts and uncles and of course grandma and grandpa. To Curtis, Mathew and Timothy my thoughts are with you. To Aunt Janet so sorry for your loss.

From: Rod Ayres
Relation: Friends of the Family

My wife and I would like to offer our condolences to Janet and her sons.

From: Yvette Mandin-Kelly

Slowly the pillars of our community are leaving us to be replaced by children and grandchildren. Right now we remember him and only that he is gone, but also
cherish his memory and let it live on. Condolences to all of the Lawton family for their loss.

From: Susan Kaprowski
Relation: Friend

I am sorry to see that you have lost Jack. My sympathy to all of the family.

From: Jacinte Jean
Relation: acquaintance

my condolences to all…please take extra care of yourself at this time

From: Janice Strautman
Relation: Neice

I will miss my dear, hard working uncle. So sad about your loss. I’ll always remember him as a farmer, rancher and how our families worked together on the cattle drives. Uncle Jack usually rode a paint horse.

From: Sandy and Eldon Weinmeier
Relation: Friends

Our sincere condolences to the Lawton family.

From: Dale and Betty-Lou Whelen
Relation: Friend

Our deepest condolences to Janet, kids and the rest of the family. So sorry for your loss.

From: Dawna Davison (Scott)
Relation: Friend

I am so very sorry to hear of Jacks passing. I have many fond memories of our fun times in Ashmont. RIP Jack. Sending my condolences to Jacks wife and family. Sending my condolences to the Lawton family!

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Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
January 16, 2020
Beginning at 11:00am

Ashmont Agri-Plex

Ashmont, AB Canada

Ashmont, AB Canada

Memorial Gifts

Memorial donations will be gratefully accepted to:

Haying the 30s (Cancer Suypport Society)   or

Cross Cancer Institute

c/o 5626 – 51 Street, St. Paul, AB  T0A 3A1.

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