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May 9, 1924 - May 1, 2018


It is with heavy hearts that the family of Katherine Roskewich of Smoky Lake, announce her passing on May 1, 2018, at the age of 93 years. She is survived by her son, Zen (Emily); 2 daughters, Sonya & Janice (Clarence); 7 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; 3 great-great-grandchildren; 2 sisters & 2 brothers; 2 step- grandchildren; many nieces & nephews, sisters- & brothers-in-law. She was predeceased by her infant son, James Michael; husband, Bill; 2 sons-in-law; parents, John & Elena; 6 sisters & 8 brothers. The family would like to thank Drs. Anton & Stephen Raubenheimer and the staff at the Smoky Lake Nursing Home for the excellent care and compassion given to Katherine. Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, May 8 at 10:00 a.m. at Holy Trinity Russo-Orthodox Church, Smoky Lake. Very Reverend Father Gerasim Power will be officiating with interment in Chahor Russo-Orthodox Cemetery, Barich. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Chahor Russo Orthodox Church 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: Pat Wilson
Relation: Friends

Janice and family, sorry for your loss. She will be missed. I will remember her singing at your house.

From: Love Bill and Cathy Bennett
Relation: Niece

Zen,Emily,Sonya, Janice and Clarence.
We are so sorry to hear of Aunty Katherine’s passing. She was a very special Aunt, and sister to my mom 💕.
I’m very sorry we are unable to attend her service on Tuesday but our thoughts and prayers are with you. Cherish the memories.

From: Patricia Senetza
Relation: Sisteri in law

Sincere sympathy to the family See you at the service

From: Pat Worsulak
Relation: friend

to the family, Katherine was a wonderful lady who always had a kind word to say. She had a terrific memory and it was always a pleasure to see her. Rest in peace.

Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
May 8, 2018
Beginning at 10:00am

Holy Trinity Russo-Orthodox Church

Smoky Lake, AB Canada

Smoky Lake, AB Canada

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In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Chahor Russo Orthodox Church c/o 5626 – 51 Street, St. Paul, AB T0A 3A1.

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