Fatal house fire devastates young family

In the late afternoon on Sunday Nov 15,2020 this young family of 5 had their lives forever changed, when a fatal house fire broke out in their Acheson, home resulting in the tragic loss of their three year old son, Ryley. Ryley was a twin brother to Xxavier and a younger brother to Alyx and a beaming light of love in this world. 

Not only are Shannon,Stu,Alyx and Xxavier trying to recover from the loss of their home,but they are now planning a funeral for their son and brother. We know that no amount of money will bring this little life of 3 years back to us nor help relieve any pain and suffering the family is feeling. However the harsh reality of this tragedy is not only have they lost a life but they are also facing a great deal of extra expenses at this time.

We want to acknowledge that there is alot of hardship in this world right now and many people are needlessly suffering.Anything you can do to help is greatly appreciated.


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Heather Thompson 
Edmonton, AB
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