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Clifford Cardinal (youngchief)

June 10, 1946 - June 10, 2016


On June 10, 2016 Mr. Joseph “Clifford” Cardinal (YoungChief) of Edmonton, formerly of Bonnyville, passed away at the age of 70 years. He is survived by his loving wife of 46 years, Shirley Whitford; 2 sons & 3 daughters, Kelly Whitford, Keith Whitford, Connie Whitford, Lorna Whitford & Koreen Cardinal; 13 grandchildren, Krissy, Coleman & Kelly Jr. Houle, Chelsea, Cody & Haley Houda, Kolt, Kayanna & Koral Cardinal, Shayla Whitford, Nevaeh Whitford-Ross, Keena Half & Kyler Wacanta; 11 great-grandchildren, Kelly 3rd & Kashtin Houle, Gabriel Lamb, Dallas Mendoza, Kayne, Kaydence, Bailey, Arianna, David & Rayanna Houle, & Kharter Bidlock; maternal siblings, Noel (Yvonne) Cardinal & Joan (Marino) Majcan; foster brother, Richard (Denise) Cardinal; paternal siblings, Jerome YoungChief, Roger (Melinda) YoungChief, Wayne YoungChief, Gary YoungChief, Darcy YoungChief, Wes YoungChief, Nola (Kenny) Littlechild, Pauline YoungChief, Joe Dastau & Coreen (Shawn) YoungChief-Izzard. He was predeceased by his father, George YoungChief; mother, Virginia Cardinal; maternal grandparents, Gilbert & Mary Cardinal; paternal grandparents, Augustine & Josephine Patenaude-YoungChief; sister, Connie Cardinal; godson, Mitchell Cardinal. A Wake will be held on Friday, June 17 at Kehewin Recreation Centre, Kehewin. (Procession leaves Grace Gardens at 11:00 a.m.) A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, June 18 at 11:00 a.m. at Kehewin Recreation Centre, Kehewin. Reverend Robert Wright will be officiating, with interment in Our Lady of Mercy Roman Catholic Cemetery, Kehewin. To send condolences online, please visit www.gracegardensfuneralchapel.com.

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From: Marie Sparklingeyes
Relation: First Cousin

Clifford you were a very caring, loving person, always coming out of your way to check on us all, although you were ill you made sure you came at least twice a year.
You will be missed by your extended family members from Buffalo Lake, but with God’s will we one day will link again … love you cousin. RIP Clifford

Service Schedule


Date & Time:
June 17, 2016
Beginning at 11:00am

Kehewin Recreation Centre

Kehewin, AB Canada

Procession leaves Grace Gardens at 11:00 a.m.

Kehewin, AB Canada

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