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May 31, 1956 - September 26, 2017


On September 26, 2017 Mr. Derek Hovelkamp of St. Paul passed away at the age of 61 years. He is survived by his loving wife of 36 years, Julie; his children, Jacklyn Dagley, Randy (Marielle) Brimacombe & Tim Morrish; 3 grandchildren, Kaelin Dagley, Otto & Annick Brimacombe; loving mother, Alice Hovelkamp; brother, Lyle (Emlou) & their son, Aren; many loved nieces & nephews; 7 loving sisters-in-law & their families; mother-in-law, Ivy (Rod) Kiddle; father-in-law, Ray (Audrey) Morrish; 3 aunts, Mary Stasyk, Rose Cassidy & Agnes Dudar; loving cousins in Canada & Germany. He was predeceased by his father, Ewald. A Graveside Inurnment Service will be held, Saturday, October 7 at 3:00 p.m. at St. Michael’s Cemetery, Lac Bellevue. Cremation has taken place. If desired, donations may be made to Thorpe Recovery Centre or Haying in the 30’s (Cancer Support Society) c/o 5626 – 51 Street, St. Paul, AB T0A 3A1. 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

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

From: Diane E Poirier
Relation: Landlord in couple occassions

Sorry for loss Julie/ Alice /Lyle and family

From: Rita wowk
Relation: Friends

Alice and family, Our thoughts and prayers are withyou at this very sad time
Our deepest sympathies
Ed,Rita Wowk and family

From: Terry Bodnar ( Bear )
Relation: Freind for many years

Sorry for your loss

From: Terry Tritthardt
Relation: Friend

Dear Julie, Lyle and family
We are very sorry to hear of your great loss.
We remember Derek with always a big smile on his face and a friendly greeting. He will be missed by all in the community.
Terry & Diane Tritthardt

From: Larry & Lorraine Pasemko
Relation: Friends to the entire family

May you rest in peace Derek……our thoughts and prayers are with the family at this difficult time.

From: Janelle and Maurice Richard

Our condolences to all the family. Derek was such an honest, friendly, hard-working gentlemen. He will be greatly missed in the community.

From: Marc & Margaret Marcoux
Relation: friend

So sorry to hear of Derek passing. Our sympathy to you.

From: Mildred & Mike Michalchuk

Hovelkamp Family

Please accept our condolences on the passing of Derek. We used to live in St. Paul many years ago, Derek always took the time to chat even if it was for a short time.

From: Erna and Tom Holliday
Relation: Friend

It is with heavy hearts we send our sincere condolences to Alice, Julie and children, Lyle and family. We are sorry for your loss. RIP Derek.

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Service Schedule

  Graveside Service

Date & Time:
October 7, 2017
Beginning at 3:00pm

St. Michael's Cemetery

Lac Bellevue, AB Canada

Lac Bellevue, AB Canada

Memorial Gifts

If desired, donations may be made to Thorpe Recovery Centre or Haying in the 30’s (Cancer Support Society) c/o 5626 – 51 Street, St. Paul, AB T0A 3A1.

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