Edward William (Bill) Beer of Erskine, Alberta passed away at the age of 70 years after his brief fight with cancer.
Bill was born Feb. 4, 1950 in Stettler, Alta. to Ed and Mary Beer and was raised on the family farm near Erskine Alta. with his brother Robert Beer. Bill happily lived on the family farm until his passing.
Bill’s life was spent farming for himself and as a hired hand for Lynn Combest for many years.
He also ran his own small engine repair business.
He loved going fishing up at Buffalo Lake and spending time with his family and grandchildren.
Bill is survived by his brother Bob Beer; three sons: Ed (Christine) Beer and their children Kristen, Danielle, Jocelyn and Ryder; Michial (Tatyana) Beer and their children Tristan and Anastasia; Rob (Andrea) Beer and their children Alex and Ash and great-granddaughter Hailee (Danielle).
Bill was predeceased by his parents Ed and Mary Beer and his brother Brian Beer.
A private graveside service will be held at the Erskine Cemetery on Sat., Aug. 8, 2020 with Rev. Ross Helgeton officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Central Alberta Cancer Centre.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.stettlerfuneralhome.com. Stettler Funeral Home & Crematorium entrusted with the care and funeral arrangements 403-742-3422.