Allan Code

Obituary of Allan Charles Code

Allan Charles Code was born May 23, 1952 and lived just outside New Brigden, AB on the family farm. He passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family, on June 30, 2024.

Allan was the eldest son of Charlie and Doris Code. After graduating Grade 12, Allan attended Olds College taking Ag Mechanics, later returning home to fulfill his lifelong dream of farming and ranching. He was proud of the Purebred Hereford herd he established and growing the family farm. Allan and Laurie (Astell) married on September 29, 1984 and together raised their six children. Allan enjoyed spring calving and driving around checking cows with his wife and kids.

Allan was an active member of the New Brigden community and enjoyed playing and watching hockey, curling and baseball. He could tell many stories of curling bonspiels and baseball tournaments with buddies in his early years. He enjoyed visiting and having a coffee with his family, friends and neighbours.

Of his many achievements and accomplishments, he was most proud of his children and grandchildren. He was always so happy when they would come to visit.

Allan is survived by his wife of 39 years, Laurie, 6 children and 10 grandchildren;

Sons: Brandon (Regan – Rocky, Grace), Ryan, Shawne.

Daughters: Brittaney Fankhanel (Richard - Adelyn, Olivia, Owen), Baillie Biggelaar (Garrett – Luke, Maverick, Lacey), Melinda Ross (Lance – Weston, Kaycee).

Brother Lorne (Karen), bother in-laws Larry Olsen, Dave Forrester, and numerous cousins, nieces and nephews.

Allan was pre-deceased by his parents Charlie and Doris Code, sisters Peggy Forrester and Linda Olsen.

A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.