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Alex Cardinal

July 4, 1931 - August 29, 2015


On August, 29, 2015, the Cardinal family lost their beloved parents, Alex and Mae of Goodfish Lake.  Alex passed away in Smoky Lake at 8:30 a.m., at the age of 84 years, and Mae in St. Paul followed at 8:40 a.m., at the age of 81 years.  They are survived by 2 sons & 7 daughters, Max Cardinal, Dean (Edith) Cardinal, Alice (Frank Kushnir) Cardinal, Violet (Lumberjack) Cardinal, Irene Partaker, Vivian Cardinal, Virginia Cardinal, Diane (Perry) Baskier & Corina Grosmann; 33 grandchildren; & Mae’s sister, Frances (Dietrich) Rautenburg.   They were predeceased by Alex’s parents, Sylvester & Flora Cardinal; Mae’s parents, Frederick & Grace Favel; 2 sons, Bruce & Ivan William Cardinal; 3 grandchildren; son-in-law, Keith Partaker; Alex’s 3 brothers & 3 sisters; Mae’s brother & 2 sisters.  A Wake will be held on Wednesday & Thursday, September 2 & 3 at Goodfish Lake Cultural Centre, Goodfish Lake.  Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, September 4 at 11:00 a.m. at Goodfish Lake Cultural Centre, Goodfish Lake.  Reverend Father Philip Mathew will be officiating, with interment in St. Mathias Roman Catholic Cemetery, Goodfish Lake.  If desired, donations may be made to Canadian Cancer Society c/o 5626 – 51 Street, St. Paul, AB.  To send condolences online, please visit www.gracegardensfuneralchapel.com.  
GRACE GARDENS FUNERAL CHAPEL, 5626 – 51 Street, St. Paul, AB T0A 3A1 780-645-2677


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From: Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel Staff

Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel Staff send our condolences to family and friends.

From: Russ Galas

To the Immediate Family of Alex & Mae Cardinal, please accept our sincere condolences on the passing of both your parents. It is very touching to lose one parent, losing two parents so soon of each other is very very sad. God will place his arms around you all and help you during this very difficult time in your lives, God Bless you all.

Russ & Jeaneen Galas
Mrs. Kay Galas, Curtis Galas

From: Rose Collins

My sincerest condolences to all my cousins! RIP Uncle Alex. 💙

From: Wendy Phillips
Relation: friend

My deepest sympathy!

Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
September 4, 2015
Beginning at 11:00am

Goodfish Lake Cultural Centre

Goodfish Lake, AB Canada

Goodfish Lake, AB Canada


Date & Time:
September 2, 2015
Beginning at 8:40pm

Goodfish Lake Cultural Centre

Goodfish Lake, AB Canada

Leaving Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel @
2:00 p.m. on September 2, 2015

Goodfish Lake, AB Canada

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The family has not designated a preferred charity at this time.

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