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Ernest "Ernie" CHERNIWCHAN

February 4, 1942 - November 24, 2021


On November 24, 2021, Mr. Ernest “Ernie” Cherniwchan of Bellis passed away at the age of 79 years. He is survived by his loving wife of 50 years, Patricia; son, Trevor (Joleah); daughter, Francine; 4 grandchildren, Kole, Gavin, Jayda & Jemma; 2 sisters, Irene Ropcean & Marcie Bochar; numerous nieces & nephews. Mr. Cherniwchan was predeceased by his parents, Medoria & Andrew; brother, John; sisters, Anne, Betty, Katie & Mary. Due to Covid-19 restrictions, a Private Funeral Service will be held at Bellis Hall, Bellis. Reverend Father Benny Ambrosie will be officiating, with interment in North Bellis Cemetery, Bellis. If desired, donations may be made to Heart & Stroke 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: Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel

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

From: Victor Stuparyk
Relation: Nephew / Family

Hello Auntie Pat & Family, with warmest condolences from our family to yours, Uncle Ernie, rest in peace, we have many good memories to cherish and remember. Uncle Ernie had the best humor and a great person to be around.
Call us when you can, Ph. 780-818-7797, Victor & Karen

From: Pearl Stuparyk
Relation: Family

With my deepest condolence’s to the Family, from your sister-in-law, Pearl Stuparyk, now Ernie can visit with Walter. Stay Safe and Warm, Talk to you soon.

From: Bj Bazinet and family
Relation: Friend

Sorry for your loss pat and family great man will be missed very sad 😢

From: Kristin Hoberg
Relation: Family friend

I am so saddened to hear of Ernie’s passing! I have fond memories of time on Ernie’s bus route and during events at the Bellis Hall. Ernie was always very kind and had jokes to share. My condolences to Pat and to Trevor and Francine and their families.

From: Barry, Cindy and girls
Relation: Neighbor and close family friend

Our deepest condolences to Pat and family. Ernie was a great man and neighbor. We will miss him greatly, Barry will miss his coffee partner, and the girls will miss Uncle Ernie. God bless and may he rest in peace.

From: Darlene Bodnar
Relation: Acquaintance

So Sorry for your great loss. Condolences to Pat in the loss of your life partner and to Trevor and family in the loss do your Dad and Gido. Sending virtual hugs💗

From: Tim Degenhardt
Relation: Co- worker

I worked with Ernie for many years.
Rest In Peace.My Condolences go to the Chernichan family.

From: Loveth and Quentin Miciak
Relation: Uncle through marriage.

Hi Pat: So sorry to hear of Ernie’s passing. It’s too bad that he had to go through so much suffering before he went to a better place where there is no more pain. I wish you and your family strength to get through the days of grief. God Bless you and your family.

From: Lynda Sochatsky
Relation: Friend of the family

Trevor and family. I’m sorry to hear of the passing of your dad you are in my thoughts ❤️❤️

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