Harold Leonard “Len” Dewalt of Medicine Hat passed away on Tuesday, March 14 , 2023 at the age of 85 years. He leaves to cherish his memory four children, Mike Dewalt, Michele Cavanaugh, Tom Dewalt, Jerrianne Dewalt; grandchildren, Tim, Amanda, Kaitlin, Neil, Christopher, Mikayla, and Haylie, as well as numerous great grandchildren. He was predeceased by his parents, Simon and Rosie Dewalt; his first wife Joanne Dewalt and his second wife Marjorie Risling Dewalt; as well as his siblings. Len was born on October 30, 1937. He grew up on a farm just south of Medicine Hat and attended the Feldman Lake School. Len worked for Goodyear for 36 years before his retirement in 1997. He was an active volunteer for numerous clubs around the city which included the Top Hat Bingo Association and the Canada Day Society. Len could be seen looking after the pool in the yard even though he could not swim. He always wanted to ensure everyone around him was enjoying themselves. Len enjoyed gardening, fishing, baking, making pickles and sauerkraut, puzzles, country music, and two stepping. Family and friends who wish to pay their respects may do so at the PATTISON FUNERAL HOME on Sunday, March 19, 2023 from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. The graveside service will be held in the Hillside Cemetery on Monday, March 20, 2023 at 10:00 a.m. with Life Celebrant David Townsend officiating. Those who wish to attend the graveside service are asked to meet inside the main gates to Hillside Cemetery at 9:45 a.m. Donations in memory of Len may be made to the Alzheimer Society Alberta and Northwest Territories (https://alzheimer.ca/ab/en).
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