← View All Obituaries

John Yopyk

Obituary Notifications

Click below if you would like to be notified when a new obituary is posted.

Sign Up

← View All Obituaries

John Yopyk

November 30, 1942 - October 28, 2016


On October 28, 2016, Mr. John Yopyk of St. Paul passed away at the age of 73 years. He is survived by his loving wife of 42 years, Annette; 3 sons & 4 grandchildren, Darren (Wendy) & their daughter, Morgan, Jeffrey (Janna) & their daughters, Juliette & Amelie, Ryan (Allison) & their son, Carter; 2 sisters, Mary (Myron) Lewicky & Elizabeth (Arnold) Shelton; 2 brothers, Orest (Barbara) & Larry (Varka); numerous nieces & nephews. He was predeceased by his parents, Stanley & Anna. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, November 4 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Paul Cathedral, St. Paul. Reverend Father Gerard Gauthier will be the celebrant, with interment in St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Catholic Cemetery, Northern Valley. If desired, donations may be made to Alberta Heart & Stroke Foundation or STARS 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


Send a condolence, light a candle and/or share a memory, click "Send Condolence". Once your message has been approved by the moderator it will be posted to the website.

Pages: 12345

From: Aaron Zarowny
Relation: friend

Mr.Yopyk was a good mentor to me growing up. Lots of good memories as a kid with the Yopyk family. My thoughts go out to Annette and the 3 boys. God bless.

From: Gerry and Louise Richer
Relation: Family friends.

Dear Annette, Darren, Jeff, Ryan and family, Gerry and I are deeply saddened by John’s passing . Although we are not able to attend the services our thoughts will be with you .
Our sincere condolences .
Love and Peace, Gerry and Louise

From: Susana Proskiw
Relation: I am a friend of Annette Yopyk

I am so very sorry for your loss Annette. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your whole family. Know that you are loved and not going through this alone! My deepest condolences.

From: Christine & Peter Wellsman
Relation: cousin

Annette, Darren, Jeff, Ryan, daughters-in-law and precious grandchildren, our deepest regrets in the loss of Johnny . May he now rest in peace surrounded by angels . Maybe he’s fishing or moose hunting now in heaven with all those who left before him . All our love to you all in this time of your sorrow .

From: Lorns & Dennis Giggs
Relation: Friend

So sorry to hear of John passing away. Our sympathy for your family. You have a good support group Annette. They will help you forward on this journey of grief.
Lorna & Dennis

From: Robert & Janet Lemay
Relation: Annette's cousin

Our deepest sympathy to you and your family. Our prayers are with you.

From: Sonya Stasiuk
Relation: Colleague and friend

My sincere sympathy Annette and family on the passing of John. May you be comforted by the family you raised together and those special grandchildren and may all the kindness and compassion you have shown to others reach out to you now.

From: Armand and Donna Tessier
Relation: Friend

Annette and family, we were very sorry to hear of Johns passing. We send our condolences and are thinking of you at this time. Praying for your peace and strength.

From: Yolande Woywitka
Relation: Friend of Annette's

I’m sorry to hear of the loss of your husband, John. May you find comfort in remembering your fond memories of him as husband, father and grandfather.

From: Michael Olga Ference
Relation: friends

Our deepest sympathy to you Annette and your family Our prayers are with you

Pages: 12345

Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
November 4, 2016
Beginning at 10:30am

St. Paul Cathedral
4625 - 50 Ave.
St. Paul, AB Canada

4625 - 50 Ave.
St. Paul, AB Canada

Memorial Gifts

If desired, donations may be made to Alberta Heart & Stroke Foundation or STARS c/o 5626 – 51 Street, St. Paul, AB. T0A 3A1

Thank You Notice

Send Flowers

Order direct from a local florist:

Dana Smyl Design
Call or Text 780-614-3917

The Jungle Flowers & Gift Store
4921 – 50 Avenue (across from Post Office)
St. Paul, AB.
Call: 780-645-3544 / Toll Free: 1-877-335-3544

Floral Enchantment
4910 – 50 Avenue (next to┬áPost Office)
St. Paul, AB.
Call: 780-645-5159 / Toll Free: 1-866-645-5159

Westcove Treasures (Artificial Arrangements)
Text: 780-614-5748
Email: westcovetreasures@gmail.com

The Floral Farm
Mobile Florists Serving Smokey Lake & Area
Louella Tychkowsky & Team
Telephone: 780-650-0292

Please have the name of the deceased and the date of the service for handy reference.

Donate In Memory

Send Condolence - For John Yopyk

Use the form below to send a Condolence, light a memorial candle and/or share a personal memory.

Your email address will not be published.

Please upload a small jpg file (Max file size is 1MB)

← View All Tributes