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May 13, 1944 - April 23, 2022


On April 23, 2022, Lois Bernice (Johnson) Stretten of St. Paul passed away at the age of 77 years. She is survived by her 2 daughters & 1 son, Bernice (Norman) Ellis of Fort Saskatchewan, Ralph (Adele) Johnson of Vilna & Heather (Eugene) McCafferty of St. Paul; grandchildren, Melissa, Jennifer, Robin (Tim), Lisa, Thomas, & Katie (Johnny); great-grandchildren, Emily & Abigail; siblings, Wallace (Helen) Spies, Melvin (Joan) Spies & Arthur (Carol) Gibbs; numerous nieces & nephews. Lois was predeceased by her husband, Alvin Johnson; parents, Garner & Hazel Gibbs; siblings, Lawrence, Mahlon & Hope. A Private Funeral Service was held on Thursday, April 28 at 3:00 p.m. at Mallaig Baptist Church, Mallaig.  Pastor Owen Isaacson officiated, with interment in the church cemetery.  Those wishing to view a recording of the service may do so by clicking the Live Service tab above.  Although cancer was not the cause of Lois’ passing, donations may be made to a charity she faithfully supported – Haying in the 30’s (Cancer Support Society) 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: Laurie Keichinger
Relation: Acquaintance to daughter

My sincerest condolences to you & your family Bernice.

From: Linda Green
Relation: Friend of daughters

Sincere sympathy to all the family. May God comfort and be with you as you say goodbye to a much loved Mom and Grandma.

From: John & Ann (Ozga) Kostyshyn

Our heart goes out to you and your family during your time of loss. Keep your memories close and the comfort they will give you. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. May God watch over you in this time of sorrow.

From: Tracy & Darren Kjenner

Bernice & Norm, Heather & Eugene, Ralph & Adele: Our sincere condolences to each of you and your family members. Your mom was such a sweet lady! May the Lord comfort you in this time of grief.

From: Vicky Slowski
Relation: School mates & children went to school together

Sincere condolences from Vicky Slowski & family.

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Although cancer was not the cause of Lois’ passing, donations may be made to a charity she faithfully supported –

Haying in the 30’s (Cancer Support Society)

c/o 5626 – 51 Street, St. Paul AB T0A 3A1.

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