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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: Rod Ayres
Relation: Friends of the Family

Lil and I would like to offer our condolences to Mrs. Eigner’s family.

From: Kathy Garner
Relation: friend

Sorry for your loss!

From: Carol and Victor Fontaine
Relation: know the family

Our sympathies Lorraine and Connie and your siblings on the death of your Mother.
I got to know her while she was my Mom’s roommate at Extendicare. Nice lady

From: Rheta Ellis
Relation: Friends of the family

I am so sorry for the loss of your mother. May know that we are praying for you at this time.

From: Leonard and Dee Joly
Relation: Friends

We are saddened to hear of Emily’s passing. She was a lovely lady. We purchased an acreage from them in 1980. They were wonderful neighbors and we had many great times in the neighborhood. Our sincere condolences to all the family. 🙏💕

From: Donna Desjardins
Relation: Friend

Our prayers and condolences are with you. We have such wonderful memories of Emily and Ed. It is a difficult time now. May those memories give you peace.

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