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January 9, 1944 - January 16, 2020


On January 16, 2020, Mrs. Gwen Behr of Elk Point passed away at the age of 76 years. She is survived by 4 daughters & 1 son, Kathy (Terry) Gusnowski, Karen van Roijen, Daryl (Wendy) Behr, Corinne Behr & Rhonda (Kelly) Stuparyk; 13 grandchildren, Ryan (Jackie), Kristofer (Kristen), Mackenzie (Leslie), April (Ryan), Eva (Drew), Courtney, Matthew, Kristen, Alexandra, Leo, Eric, Graham & Keith;10 great-grandchildren; 2 sisters, Jeanna Walker & Ann Culford; brother, Robert (Lynn) Walker; numerous nieces & nephews. Mrs. Behr was predeceased by her husband, Vincent; parents, George & Mona Walker. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, January 25 at 1:00 p.m. at St. Michael’s Roman Catholic Church, Elk Point. Reverend Father Gerard Gauthier will be the celebrant, with interment in Angle Lake Community Cemetery, Angle Lake. If desired, donations may be made to STARS Foundation, Alberta Lung Association or a charity of one’s choice c/o 5626 – 51 Street, St. Paul, AB T0A 3A1. 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: Myrna Fedorus
Relation: Co-worker, friend

To all of Gwen’s family, Orest and I send our sincere condolences. I enjoyed working with Gwen and our chats more recently in the Co-op

From: Gloria Lecopoy
Relation: Friend & co-worker

Gwen was one of the hardest working women
I have ever known. My condolences to her family.

From: Florence Drobot
Relation: Coworker and friend

Condolences to all the family .Rip Gwen

From: Isabel Hawryluk
Relation: Good friend and neighbor

Gary and I send our deepest sympathy to all of Gwen’s family. Gwen was a great lady, good neighbor and will be deeply missed.

From: Doreen Younghans
Relation: Acquaintance

so sorry to hear about your loss, thoughts and prayers to all the family

From: Ed&Patsy Zarowny
Relation: Friend

Our deepest sympathy in your loss of your mom and grandmother Gwen.

From: Ray and Carol Hellquist

Our condolences to the Behr family at this sad time.

From: Orest and Darlene Sereda

Our sincere condolences on the loss of your mom.

From: Sharon/Gary
Relation: Friend

Gary and I are saddened with the passing of Gwen . Our condolences to Karen, Kathy, Corrine, Rhonda, Darryl and families.

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Service Schedule

  Mass of Christian Burial

Date & Time:
January 25, 2020
Beginning at 1:00pm

St. Michael's Roman Catholic Church
5329 48 Ave
Elk Point, AB Canada T0A 1A0

5329 48 Ave
Elk Point, AB Canada T0A 1A0

Memorial Gifts

If desired, donations may be made to STARS Foundation, Alberta Lung Association or a charity of one’s choice c/o 5626 – 51 Street, St. Paul, AB T0A 3A1.

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