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April 27, 1927 - December 9, 2017


On December 9, 2017, Mrs. Elma Polinsky of St. Paul passed away at the age of 90 years.  She is survived by 4 daughters, Gail (Ernie) Werenka, Pat (Paul) Desaulniers & Pam (Phillip) Joly all of St. Paul, & Bobbie Bailey of St. John’s, Newfoundland; 11 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; 4 siblings, Dorothy Schiller, Shirley (Bernie) Neufeld, Neil (Darlene) Copeland & Edith Guyot; numerous nieces & nephews.  Elma was predeceased by her husband, Wally; son, Greg; son-in-law, Pierce Bailey; 3 brothers, Harold, Melville & Jack; 2 sisters, Olive Leeson & Evelyn Abbott.  A Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, December 14 at 11:00 a.m. at Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel, St. Paul.  Pastor Kelly Sibley will be officiating, with interment in Union Cemetery, St. Paul.  If desired, donations may be made to St. Paul Hospital Foundation (Palliative Care Room) 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: Victor and Carol Fontaine

Our sympathies to you Gail, Pat, Pam and Bobbie and your families in the loss of your Mother, Grandmother and Great-Grandmother she was a great lady and will be missed.

From: Marie & Luke Audette
Relation: Friend

Our sincere condolences to Gail, Pat, Pam, Bobby and their families. She was one remarkable lady.

From: Susan Bailey

To Bobbie, Madison and other family members, my deepest condolences on your loss. It seems that there have been too many losses the last several years. Susan & Rachel

From: Marielle Dagenais
Relation: Friend

So sorry for your loss. Your mom was a beautiful lady. May her memories give you comfort.

From: Denise (Joly) Rivett
Relation: Friend of Mom and Dad’s as long as I can remember, The Firemen’s Balls, the curling games, use to sneak around living room and spy to see what the ladies were wearing....such a kind lady..

Very deepest condolences to all the family, may she Rest In Peace.

From: Bill & Shirley Garnier
Relation: Friends

Condolences to the family in the loss of your mother/ grandmother.

From: Brian and Mary Johnston
Relation: Bobbie's brother-in-law and sister-in-law

To the Polinsky family
Our sincere condolences on the passing of your Mom. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.
Brian and Mary Johnston and family, St. John’s, NL

From: Rick & Careen Schamber (Foerster)
Relation: Friend

Our sincere sympathies to Gail, Pat, Pam and Bobbi and families. Thinking of you with memories of long ago….

From: Donna Desjardins
Relation: Friend

What a wonderful woman! May the joy and happiness that was Elma give you peace and comfort with beautiful memories. Our prayers are with you.

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Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
December 14, 2017
Beginning at 11:00am

Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel
5626 51st Street
St. Paul, AB T0A 3A1

5626 51st Street
St. Paul, AB T0A 3A1

Memorial Gifts

Memorial donations will be gratefully accepted to:

St. Paul Hospital Foundation (Palliative Care Room)

c/o 5626 – 51 Street, St. Paul, AB  T0A 3A1.

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