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Frank Jr. ("JR") LARGE

August 8, 1982 - March 30, 2019


On March 30, 2019 Mr. Frank Jean Marie Lawrence Large Jr. of Saddle Lake passed away at the age of 36 years. He is survived by his loving daughter, Monique Cardinal of Edmonton; loving parents, Frank & Florence Large of Saddle Lake; brother, Steven Large of Saddle Lake; 3 sisters, Renee (Nick) Goreas of Princeton, B.C., Debbie Buffalo & Donita Large (Keith Callihoo) both of Edmonton; kokum, Florence Large-Yahowlinsky; numerous nieces & nephews, Avery, Ellery & Johnny Cardinal, Donivin & Cheyenne Large, Savannah, Tavis & Rave Large, Alexandra & Ashley Goreas, Hayden Large, Jordan, Julian, Jesse, Sam & Hayden Buffalo. He was predeceased by his mother, Marcie Large; maternal grandparents, Lawrence & Louisa Morin; paternal grandparents, Jean Marie & Louise Large; uncles, Wilfred (Mary) Large, Alex (Carol) Morin & Fred (Eliza) Eagletail; sister, Theresa Large; brother, Richard Goodeye; & special friends, Bradley Gladue, Levi Cardinal, Gabriel Shirt & Darren Large. A Wake will be held on Thursday (leaving Grace Gardens at 3:00 p.m.) & Friday, April 4 & 5 at Ayiwakes Cultural Centre, Saddle Lake. Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, April 6 at 11:00 a.m. at Ayiwakes Cultural Centre, Saddle Lake. Father Fred Groleau OMI & Reverend Robert Wright will be officiating, with interment in Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Cemetery, Saddle Lake. 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: Lily McCool
Relation: I taught his parents, Frank and Florence in grade 9 and high school many years ago. They were both very special students whom I will remember forever..

To Frank and Florence Large, my deepest sympathy on the loss of your son Frank Jr “Jr.”

From: Marielle and Don Dagenais
Relation: Friend of family

Frank , Florence and family so sorry to hear about the passing of JR.. May he Rest In Peace. Hugs Marielle and Don

From: Judy Lynn Bogdan
Relation: Friend of parents

My sympathies go out to you Florence & Frank..May God wrap his ever loving arms around you as you grieve the loss of your son May he RIP

From: Judy Halladay

Dear Frank and Florence – I was so sorry to hear about the passing of Frank Jr. Please know that you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Take care of yourselves. Judy Halladay

From: Pat Marcichiw
Relation: Friend

Our deepest sympathy to the Large family…..The Marcichiw family.

From: Rhonda Jackson
Relation: Friend

My prayers and deepest sympathy Frank, Florence & Family.

From: Debra Buffalo
Relation: Brother

You are on your beautiful journey now my little brother. I will miss your infectious laughter, and awesome sense of humour. You always thought of others first, before yourself. You are a kindred spirit, and will forever remain in my heart … until, we meet again sweetie ♥️🙏🌹

From: Fern and Kathy Dubrule
Relation: friends

Sincere Condolences to you, Florence and Frank, and prayers on the passing of your son. May good hold you close to him!

From: Roxanne Charbonneau
Relation: Obituaries St. Paul Journal

I am so sorry to hear of JR’s death. Please accept my sincere condolences. So many memories of our working together for 13 years, Florence, and watching our kids grow up & sharing their trials & tribulations. So many memories of good times with you and Frank. My heart goes out to you both & to your family. May You feel God’s embrace during this difficult time.

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Service Schedule


Date & Time:
April 4, 2019
Beginning at 3:00pm

Ayiwakes Cultural Centre

Saddle Lake, AB Canada T0A 3T0

(Leaving Grace Gardens at 3:00 p.m.)

Saddle Lake, AB Canada T0A 3T0

  Mass of Christian Burial

Date & Time:
April 6, 2019
Beginning at 11:00am

Ayiwakes Cultura Centre

Saddle Lake, AB Canada T0A 3T0

Saddle Lake, AB Canada T0A 3T0

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