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Emily Eigner

October 17, 1924 - November 14, 2020


On November 14, 2020, Mrs. Emily Eigner of St. Paul, formerly of Ashmont & St. Lina, passed away at the age of 96 years. She is survived by 4 daughters & 1 son, Lorraine (Bob) Lawton of Mallaig, Arlene Sorensen (John Bart) of Athabasca, Doreen Nugent of Campbell River, B.C., Clayton Eigner of Rockyview & Connie Eigner (Ray Lafortune) of St. Paul; 9 grandchildren, Jennifer Lawton-Godziuk (Larry Godziuk), Jason (Nicole) Lawton, Troy (Monica) Sorensen, Trevor Sorensen (Sarah McMaster), Keren Sorensen (Dave Peacock), Wanda Durocher (Richard), Kevin (Heather) Nugent, Michael (Becky) McDonald & Jaimie Anderson (Marco Prota); step-grandchildren, Andrea (Russ) Martin & Tara Lafortune; great-grandchildren, Gregory & Miriam Godziuk, Owen, Aiden & Avery Lawton, Josie, Emily & Jakob Sorensen, Brooke Wegner (Heather Tournbow), Brennan Nugent (Andrea), Kate Durocher, Austin & Kyrstin McDonald, Alessandro & Bella Anderson-Prota; step-great-grandchildren, Dylan & Danielle Martin, & Tory Shtybel; great-great-grandchild, Lynden; numerous nieces & nephews. Emily was predeceased by her husband, Edward; parents, Edwin & Josephine Nicholls; son, Irvin; 5 sisters, Alberta Clinansmith, Alice Bokvist Fleishman, Sylvia McKenzie, Fern Longeway & Ruth Snyder; 5 brothers, Ralph, Jim, Danny, Forest & Robert. Our loss is sudden and profound, even though she said she was old and tired. The family would like to thank Sunnyside Manor, St. Paul Hospital and Extendicare. During her second last day, Mom spent 5 hours in emergency and was thoroughly examined by Dr. Louw. Thank you so much for your care. A private Funeral Service will be held at Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel, St. Paul. Mr. Kelsey Snyder will be officiating, with interment in Ashmont Community Cemetery, Ashmont. If desired, donations may be made to University Hospital Foundation (for Diabetes Research) or Haying in the 30s (Cancer Support Society) c/o 5626 – 51 Street, St. Paul, AB T0A 3A1. To send condolences online, please visit www.gracegardensfuneralchapel.com.

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From: Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel

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

From: Vicki Slowski

My sympathy to the family on the loss of their mother.

From: Paul & Sally Leeder
Relation: Friends, we purchased land from Ed & Emily at Lottie Lake and used to visit them often.

So sorry for your loss Lorraine, Connie and families.

From: Claudette Lefebvre

My condolence to the Eigner family. It’s always difficult to lose your mother. My prayers are with you. May she rest in peace.

From: Sonia and Nick Onyschuk
Relation: Have known Lorraine since she was a teenager she stayed at my sisters and went to school in Elk Point

Our condolences to Emily’s family.. keep all happy memories close to your heart!

From: Gordon Dunning
Relation: friends

Another angel in heaven gone to her Father. It was time. Sadly missed by family, friends and her children whom she loved very much. RIP Emily. God Bless those who are left behind. Our condolences to all.

From: Lesia Porcina & family
Relation: Friends through church

Jennifer, Larry and family, our sincere condolences to you on the loss of baba and great-baba.

From: Steve & MaryAnne Ozaruk
Relation: Friends

We are sorry to hear of your loss. Thoughts and prayers!

From: Russel & Susan Clinansmith
Relation: Aunt

Our condolences to the Eigner family.

From: Marc & Margaret Marcoux

Our sympathy to you Connie and family

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