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Leona SMYL

January 24, 1933 - July 21, 2020


On July 21, 2020, Mrs. Leona Smyl of Mallaig passed away at the age of 87 years. She is survived by her loving husband of 70 years, Leonard; children, Alex (Moni), Walter (Mary), Christine (Terry) Ostapiw, Felix (Adele), Maryann (Vic) Journault, Allen (Shauna), Kenny (Rachel) & Peter (Kayla); 24 grandchildren, Aime, Melissa, Andrea McClure, Matthew, Richard, Kevin, Amanda Miller, Tara Nixon, Trevor Ostapiw, Karrie Foisy, Kyle, Kolin, Alana Hempel, Rena Journault, Brianna Hebert, Brittany Brousseau, Bradley, Brandin, Austin, Danielle Houle, Travis, Garrett, Jackson & Charlie; 40 great-grandchildren; sister, Sophie (Marcel) Michaud; sister-in-law, Lorraine Kachmarchyk; numerous nieces & nephews. She was predeceased by her parents, Chester & Honorata Kachmarchyk; 2 brothers, Dan & Eddie. Private Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Jean de Brebeuf Roman Catholic Church, Mallaig. Reverend Father Raldy Jhack Diaz will be the celebrant, with interment in St. Anthony’s Roman Catholic Cemetery, Goodridge. If desired, donations may be made to Bonnyville Health Foundation c/o 5626 – 51 Street, St. Paul, AB T0A 3A1. To send condolences online, please visit www.gracegardensfuneralchapel.com.

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Pages: 123

From: Lorette/Glenn Andersen
Relation: Friend of daughters

Our thoughts and prayers are with you all!

From: Bernie and LaVerne Parenteau

Our condolences to family and friends.

From: Rick Svanda

Our Condolences to the Smyl family
Rick Joanne Svanda and family

From: John and Ann Kostyshyn

Smyl family, Today and always, may your loving memories bring you peace, comfort and strength.

From: Bev Brace
Relation: I worked with Alex for many years

To Alex, Moni and the Smyl family
May your mom’s legacy of love surround you and bring you peace
My sympathies to all

From: Steve Upham
Relation: Friend and neighbour

So sorry to hear about the death of your mom and wife Leonard. She was a special lady and always a gracious host. She will be missed by all.

From: Omer & Marie-Anne Ouellette
Relation: friend

To Leonard and family; Our prayers are with you at this most difficult time and may the loving memories bring you strength and comfort. Our deepest sympathy.

From: Stephen & Elizabeth Kohl
Relation: Friend

So sorry to hear of Leona’s passing, she was a truly great person.

From: George & Marie-Anne Mahe
Relation: Former neighbours & friends.

Our thoughts & prayers are with you kin these difficult times.

From: Rose And Frank Kurek

Felix Adele and Families, Frank and I send out our condolences to you and all your family. Memories Eternal.

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