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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: Arlene & Sherwin Prysunka

To all the Polinsky family. Our sincerest condolences on the loss of your mother. May your precious memories help you through this difficult time. May she rest in peace

From: Merle Masse

My deepest sympathies to Pat,Pam, Bobbie, Gail and your families.

From: Margaret Masse Nielsen
Relation: Friend

My sympathies to Gail, Pat, Pam Bobbie and your families. Although older than you I have fond memories of all of you and the activities that went on in our neighbourhood.

From: Michelle (Mico) Richard
Relation: Friend of Gail

Gail and family, I’m so sorry to hear of the loss of your dear Mom. My sympathy to all your family.

From: Terry & Elsie LaBoucane
Relation: Friends of the family.

We were saddened to hear of Elma’s passing. Our sincere sympathy goes to the entire family as you mourn the loss of an important part of the family circle. May peace and love surround you as you go through this difficult time.

From: Chelsea (Leeson) Fawell
Relation: Great Niece

Sweet Aunty Elma, you’ll be missed!! Hugs to the family!!

From: Pepi and Simone Richard
Relation: Friends of our Parents and family

Sending our deepest condolences to you at this time. We remember your mother fondly…

From: Marcel and Debbie Lafortune

Our sincere and heartfelt sympathies to all the family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.

From: Barb Squires
Relation: Neice

To Gail, Pat, Pam and Bobbie and your families. We are so sorry for your loss. It has been so long since we have been in touch. I am Esther Jost’s daughter Barb and I send condolences from Mom, Randy, Brenda and Beth.

From: Margo Hand & family
Relation: Friend of Bobbie’s from Newfoundland

Bobbie & Madison and extended family,
Our sincere condolences and our thoughts and prayers are with you on the passing of your Mom/Grandmom. ((hugs))

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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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