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December 30, 1948 - November 18, 2017


On November 18, 2017, Mr. Elmer Filipchuk of St. Paul, formerly of Glendon, passed away at the age of 68 years. He is survived by 2 sisters & 1 brother, Marlene (Denis) Boucher, Michael (Dianne) Filipchuk & Delia (Mitch) Germain all of St. Paul; nieces & nephews, Andrea (Rick) Austin, Armand (Sarah) Boucher, Aaron (Angie) Boucher, Sheldena (Jaron) Parenteau, Amanda (Thomas) Kemsley, Shawn (Rachel) Germain, Alicia (Cody) Rudkowsky & Lance Germain; 15 great-nieces & nephews, Kennedi (Tyler), Carter, Owen, Ella, Bronwyn, Emmitt, Lincoln, Jakin, Cohen, McKinley, Emelia, Slade, Paisley, Oaklyn & Everly; great-great-niece, Abigail. He was predeceased by his parents, Mike & Mary. A Funeral Service will be held on Friday, November 24 at 10:30 a.m. at R.C.M.P. Hall, Glendon. Reverend Father Peter Haugen will be officiating, with interment in Sts. Peter & Paul Ukrainian Orthodox Cemetery, Nowa Bukowina. If desired, donations may be made to St. Paul KidSport Fund 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: Sharon R
Relation: friend

My condolence to Michael, Dianne and the family. He was wonderful person

From: Terry Curtis(Zellweger)
Relation: Elmer was a friend from St Paul, he visited often with some of my friends from the Legion

Rest in Peace my friend

From: Terry Lynn Woytiuk
Relation: friend

Marlene, Michael , Delia and families, our sincere condolences to you all. He was a nice man. Love Harv and Lynn Woytiuk

From: Sherwin & Arlene Prysunka
Relation: Cousin

To all of the Filipchuk family, we would like to extend our sincerest condolences to all of you. May your precious family memories help you get through this difficult time.
Unfortunately New will not be able to attend the service however please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers.

From: Marielle and Don Dagenais
Relation: Friends

So sorry for your loss. Elmer was such a jovial person. He sure liked sharing his jokes. RIP Elmer

From: Barry and Marilyne
Relation: Cousin

Although we can’t be with you at this difficult time, please accept our hugs and prayers. We reminisce about Elmer’s humor and willingness to share a joke.

From: Don Bono Padlesky
Relation: Friend

Sorry to hear about the passing of a old friend and umpire partner. God Bless. Will have a wobbly pop for you.

From: Karen Odegarden
Relation: Friend

It is with great sadness that Abby and I pass our condolences to the Filipchuk family. Elmer, or Elmo as Abby called him was a very dear friend. He was always there for my dad which I appreciated so very much. Elmer was the kindest man and I am glad we had the chance to know him and have him in our lives. Forever in our hearts💕💔

From: Joyce Boswell

Our hearts are saddened by your loss and our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Grahame and Joyce

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Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
November 24, 2017
Beginning at 10:30am

RCMP Century Hall

Glendon, AB Canada

Glendon, AB Canada

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Memorial donations will be gratefully accepted to:

St. Paul KidSport Fund

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

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