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June 19, 1945 - November 6, 2018


On November 6, 2018, Mrs. Kathy Shirt of Saddle Lake passed away at the age of 73 years. She is survived by her son, Stacey Buchkowsky of Bonnyville; daughter, Laura-Lee Buchkowsky of Saddle Lake; 3 grandchildren, Jacob, Mitchell & Zachary; 4 sisters, Ursula (Philip) Collins, Pauline Shirt-Harper, Leona Shirt & Louise Head; as well as numerous nieces & nephews. Kathy was predeceased by her husband, Bill Buchkowsky; parents, Felix & Louisa Shirt; brother, Bill; & 3 sisters, Mary, Jennie & Lillian. A Wake will be held on Friday, November 16 (leaving Grace Gardens at 3:00 p.m.). A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, November 17 at 11:00 a.m. at Ayiwakes Cultural Centre, Saddle Lake. 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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My sincere condolences to Leona Shirt from Raven, Rudelle and Ernestine Saulteaux in Maskwacis

Service Schedule


Date & Time:
November 16, 2018
Beginning at 3:00pm

Ayiwakes Cultural Centre

Saddle Lake, AB Canada

Procession leaves Grace Gardens Friday, November 16 at 3:00 p.m.

Saddle Lake, AB Canada

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
November 17, 2018

Ayiwakes Cultural Centre

Saddle Lake, AB Canada

Saddle Lake, AB Canada

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