On Thursday, September 9th, 2021, Edward Theodore Leikam passed away at the age of 81 years.
He will sadly missed by his wife Ruth of 30 years; nine children: Lori Kapler, Darrel Benio, Merrell Dubois and her husband Paul, Darlene Benio, Brent Leikam and his wife Darlene, Bob Benio, all of Edmonton Alberta; Angie Paul of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan; Darcea Benio of Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta; Kelly Morgan and her husband Chris of Kingston, Ontario; twenty grandchildren, twenty five great grandchildren; one sister Arlene Croaker of Enderky, B.C.; numerous nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his parents William and Elizabeth Leikam; two sisters and three brother in laws.
Edward served twenty five years with the Armed Forces. After retiring in 1982, he went to work for the RCMP as property manager. He also worked with the Corps of Commisionaires. After that he did odd jobs driving and deliveries until his health deteriated.
Cremation has taken place.
A celebration of his life will be held at a future date.
Serenity Funeral Service
North Central Chapel