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Obituary for Joseph Kenneth Deyell

Joseph K. Deyell

1932 – 2023

Joseph Deyell, Late of Estevan and formerly of Frobisher, Passed away on Saturday, November 4, 2023, at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Estevan, SK at the age of 91 years.

Joseph will be lovingly remembered by his children and their families: son Randy (Alice), Cheryl (Wilfred), Patricia (Garth) and Kevin (Jenna McGuire) and 11 grandchildren, 18 great great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild.

Joseph was predeceased by his parents, William and Emiline (nee Gills) Deyell; brothers, Clare (Berth) and twin boys in infancy.

Joseph was a man of many hats. He was a long-haul trucker driver, Sasktel linesman, battery operator for various Oil and Gas companies and he also started JD Farms. Joseph did a lot of custom work such as heavy construction on the dozer, combining, grain hauling, seeding, snow blowing and rock picking. Joseph also was on council for the RM of Coalfields. In his spare time, he enjoyed playing bingo, watching the TV show Highway to Hell, watching the quad races and he also belonged to the CB Club. 

The Private Family graveside service was held on Friday, November 10, 2023 at the Frobisher Resthaven Cemetery. 

If friends so desire, memorial donations may be made to the Estevan Regional Nursing Home Auxiliary, 1921 Wellock Rd., Estevan, SK S4A 2B5 or to the Frobisher Cemetery, or to the Cancer Foundation of Saskatchewan (Designate Allan Blair) 200 – 4545 Parliament Ave., Regina, SK S4W 0G3 or online at

Hall Funeral Services in Estevan provided care to Joseph’s family – Yvonne Clark, Funeral Director.