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Adolph Porcina

April 12, 1940 - September 11, 2016


On September 11, 2016, Mr. Adolph Porcina of Elk Point passed away at the age of 76 years. He is survived by his loving wife of 49 years, Lesia; 2 sons, Sheldon (Krista) Porcina & Curtis (Jaime) Porcina; daughter, Lori (Kim) Werenka; 9 grandchildren, Mikaela Werenka, Alexander Werenka, Kryzstof Werenka, Nykolas Werenka, Ethan Porcina, Avery Porcina, Mason Porcina, Kendra Porcina & Brooklyn Porcina; nephew, Terry (Susan) Porcina; niece, Audrey (Rick) Yarmuch; 3 great-nephews, Jason Porcina, Kyle Porcina & Loren (Amber) Yarmuch; great-niece, Charlene (John) Macicjko. He was predeceased by his father, Alec; mother, Jean; brother, Walter; & sister-in-law, Pearl Porcina. A Prayer Service will be held on Friday, September 16 at 7:30 p.m. at Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel, St. Paul. A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, September 17 at 10:30 a.m. at Allied Arts Centre, Elk Point. Reverend Father John Lipinski will be officiating, with interment in St. Vladimir Ukrainian Orthodox Cemetery, Elk Point. If desired, donations may be made to Alberta Heart & Stroke Foundation or St. Vladimir Ukrainian Orthodox Church, Elk Point, c/o 5626 – 51 Street, St. Paul, AB T0A 3A1. To send condolences online, please visit www.gracegardensfuneralchapel.com.


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From: Rod Lis
Relation: Acquaintance

Sending my deepest condolences to LESIA and FAMILY

From: Jim & Debra MacLellan
Relation: Friend

Lesia, we are sorry for your loss. Adolph’s passing will be a great loss to you. We pray that the Lord will bring you great comfort and peace. To Curtis and all your family we send our heartfelt sympathies. Love: Jim, Debra and Katrina

From: Mary & Marshall Boratynec
Relation: Friend

We are sorry to hear of Adolph’s passing. May your faith heal you during this difficult time. He was a good friend to us for many years. Memory eternal.
P.S. We are presently away in Calgary minding our daughter’s children while they are away in Europe.

From: Gary/Sharon Algot
Relation: Knew him for many years

Lesia and families. Sorry to hear of Adolph’s passing. Our thoughts are with you during this difficult time

From: Fran and Jim Anderson and family
Relation: friend

hugs, thoughts and prayers go out to the family. Fond memories of Adolph.

From: Ray and Florence Zalaski
Relation: Friend

Dear Lesia and Family…we are so sorry to hear of Adolf’s passing and send our heartfelt sympathy and condolences to you. We have so many memories of Adolf…he had a wonderful sense of humor and zest for life. May God comfort and sustain you now and in the days ahead as you walk through this journey of grief and loss.

From: Dwayne & Sandy Babyn ( PROTECH Tel & Alarms)
Relation: Friend

So sad and sorry to hear of your loss Lesia & family. So very shocked to hear. Sorry we were away and couldn’t attend the service.
Dwayne & Sandy Babyn

From: Don Rozka Vernon, B.C
Relation: Relationship - How did you know the deceased?

Dear Lesia and Family…We are so sorry to hear of Adolph’s passing and send our heartfelt condolences. I will always cherish the memories, whether at family gatherings or one of the many visits at mom and dads in Vegreville. His swagger, smile and humor will always be remembered. May his memory be eternal!
Find strength in your faith and family during this difficult time.
Don, Michelle & Family

From: Helen Skolarchuk
Relation: friend

Our sincere condolences to Lesia and family in the loss of Adolph.
May your memories and support of friends and family get you through this sad and difficult time.
Helen Skolarchuk and family

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Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
September 17, 2016
Beginning at 10:30pm

Allied Arts Centre

Elk Point, AB Canada

Elk Point, AB Canada


Date & Time:
September 16, 2016
Beginning at 7:30pm

Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel

St. Paul, AB Canada

St. Paul, AB Canada

Memorial Gifts

If desired, donations may be made to Alberta Heart & Stroke Foundation or St. Vladimir Ukrainian Orthodox Church, Elk Point, c/o 5626 – 51 Street, St. Paul, AB T0A 3A1.

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