Ed Fiala 1931 ~ 2018It is with heavy hearts that the family announces that Edward Fiala passed away on Monday, December 31, 2018, at home in Medicine Hat at the age of 87 years. Ed leaves to cherish his memory his children, Cathi Fiala (Joe Henson), Timothy Fiala and Michael (Ju Dan) Fiala and grandson, Dante; his sister, Gayle Biehn (Terry Biehn) and niece, Jennifer Biehn. Ed was predeceased by his wife of 61 years, Ruth Fiala; parents, Vira and Wendell Fiala. Ed’s life will be Celebrated at Cook Southland Funeral Chapel, 901-13 Street SW, Medicine Hat on Tuesday, January 8, 2019, at 1:00 pm with Life Celebrant Gerry Getz officiating. If friends so desire, memorial tributes in Ed’s name may be directed to the Salvation Army Church, 164 Stratton Way SE, Medicine Hat, AB. T1B 3R3. (Condolences may be expressed by visiting our website at www.cooksouthland.com) Honoured to serve the family is Cook Southland Funeral Chapel, 901 - 13 Street S.W., Medicine Hat, Alberta T1A 4V4 Toll free 1-877-528-6455.