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October 8, 1933 - December 13, 2019


On December 13, 2019, Mr. Joseph Sakowsky of Elk Point, formerly of Derwent, passed away at the age of 86 years. He is survived by his sister, Marilyn Sakowski of St. Paul; brother, Ken (Annette) Sakowsky of Elk Point; nieces & nephews, Debbie, Diana, Darrell (Ava), Kyle (Brandi), Tessa & Krisean (Aaron); great-nieces & nephews, Chayse, Linkoln, Trystn, Jadyn, Tor, Aksel, Jason & Jarrett. Mr. Sakowsky was predeceased by his parents, John & Annie Sakowsky; sister, Olga (John) Tulodziecki. A Funeral Service will be held on Friday, December 20 at 11:30 a.m. at Elk Point Seniors Centre (Pioneer Circle), Elk Point. Cheryl Lumley & Deanna Reynolds will be officiating, with interment in St. George’s Ukrainian Catholic Cemetery, Derwent. If desired, donations may be made to Haying in the 30’s (Cancer Support Society) or AHS – Parkview Extended Care 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: Janice Klaver
Relation: Friend of the family

Ken and Annette and family, I am so sorry to hear about Joe’s passing. With condolences, Janice Klaver

From: Dwayne and Brenda Stoyko
Relation: Neighbors

We wish to extend our sympathy to Joe’s family. I will always remember Joe to be a happy man who loved to laugh. Our thoughts are with the family during this sad time.

From: Robert & Nancy Doucet
Relation: Friend

Ken and Family: So sorry to hear the passing of your brother Joe. Hoping your memories and the embrace of family and friends will give you some comfort.. Sending hugs and prayers.

From: Margaret White
Relation: Neighbor

Joe was a very kind neighbor. I would think of him each time I looked across the street. My condolences to the family.

Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
December 20, 2019
Beginning at 11:30am

Elk Point Seniors Centre (Pioneer Circle), Elk Point
5010 48 street
Elk Point, AB Canada

5010 48 street
Elk Point, AB Canada

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Memorial donations will be gratefully accepted to: Haying in the 30’s (Cancer Support Society) or AHS – Parkview Extended Care

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