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July 5, 1927 - November 22, 2021


On November 22, 2021, Mrs. Elsie Orlecki of Vegreville passed away at the age of 94 years. She is survived by her son, James (Lorie) Kupchenko; 7 grandchildren, Collin (Tana) Kupchenko, Clayton Twerdochlib (Dawn Arnold) , Carla (Greg) Eagan, Chris (Tricia) Kupchenko, Neil (Irene) Kupchenko, Nevin (Janelle Tkachuk) Kupchenko & Cameron Twerdochlib; 11 great-grandchildren, Alexys, Lucas, Kalleigh, Elliot, Levi, Felicity, Avery, Addyson, Walker, Corrie & Joel; sister, Rita Snihur; numerous nieces, nephews, relative & friends. Mrs. Orlecki was predeceased by her first husband, William Kupchenko; second husband, David Orlecki; daughter, Marcia Twerdochlib; son-in-law, Jim Twerdochlib; 2 brothers, William Woloschuk & John Woloschuk; 3 sisters, Mary Logozar, Rosie Mandrusiak & Natalie Plaska. A Private Funeral Service will be held at Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel, St. Paul. Father Peter Haugen will be officiating, with interment in Nativity of the Virgin Mary Ukrainian Orthodox Cemetery, Szypenitz. If desired, donations may be made to Mary Immaculate Hospital (Mundare) Foundation c/o 5626 – 51 Street, St. Paul AB T0A 3A1. To send condolences online, please visit www.gracegardensfuneralchapel.com.

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From: Lucille Archinuk Sandra Caouette and family Brian Archinuk and family Mark Archinuk and family
Relation: Neighbor

Our Sympathy for the lost of your mom a lovely woman great neighbor

From: Melonie (Melnychuk) & Rob Nicol
Relation: Great niece (RoseMarie’s daughter)

Auntie Elsie will be greatly missed. Her loving smiles and caring heart was always there to greet you. I took many a road trip to Veg with Mom & Dad to visit. My husband & I also loved to go for a visit. May you treasure your memories as I know I sure will. Love and prayers to you all

From: Christine Bodnar-VanderHorst
Relation: Grew up in the neighborhood, on the farm.

Memories eternal. My deepest sympathies to all.

From: Patricia Pundick
Relation: Niece

Jimmy and family, my deepest sympathy. Auntie Elsie will be missed by many. She has a lovely spirit. Sending love and hugs to all.

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Service Schedule

Private service arrangements have been made.

Memorial Gifts

Memorial donations will be gratefully accepted to:

Mary Immaculate Hospital (Mundare) Foundation

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

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