$11M Lotto 6-49 winner from Alberta s...

$11M Lotto 6-49 winner from Alberta says greatest gift still his wife of 45 years

There are 2 comments on the The Canadian Press story from Nov 9, 2007, titled $11M Lotto 6-49 winner from Alberta says greatest gift still his wife of 45 years. In it, The Canadian Press reports that:

“It'll take me a long time to believe”

- It's never been unusual for Francie and Dennis Halliday and their family to pile in a car and take off on a cross-country road trip, seven people smushed together and $50 in their pockets.

Despite becoming Alberta's latest multimillion dollar winners, they say that's not about to change - well, except for the $50 dollar part.

"I'm going to keep working, but I did purchase a fairly large motorhome, and we're going to travel and have fun, and do what we've always wanted to do," said the trucker, who also helps out with his son-in-laws' farms. Read more

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Dateland, AZ

#1 Jan 18, 2008
Congrads to you Dennis and Francie! How absolutely wonderful for you and yours to have such a blessing come into your lives! Meme would have been so excited and happy for you. Continue to be yourselves and remember those who loved you before you became richer than good hot chocolate!

Bridgewater, Canada

#2 Mar 20, 2008
CONGRADS ON YOUR BIG WIN.My son moved out west& he now buy's tickets every draw, hope he has a little bit of luck.again congrats on your win

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