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Marion Tchir

January 21, 1945 - August 3, 2015


On August 3, 2015, Mr. Marion Tchir of Spedden passed away at the age of 70 years. He is survived by his loving wife, Lorraine; 2 sons & 1 daughter, David (Jenine), Christina (Dave McLellan) & Robert (Cristin); 6 grandchildren, Zachary, Camryn, Ryder, Ryan, Lauren & Blake; 2 brothers & 4 sisters, Dennis, Michael, Joanne (Johnny) Bodnar, Violet (Keith) Williams, Barb Tchir & Carolyn Schroderus; numerous nieces & nephews. He was predeceased by his parents, Roman & Cassie; brother-in-law, Alf Schroderus; & sister, Dianne. Divine Liturgy & Funeral Service will be held on Friday, August 7 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Paul Cathedral, St. Paul. Very Reverend Father Don Bodnar will be the celebrant, with interment in Holy Trinity Ukrainian Catholic Cemetery, Spedden. If desired, donations may be made to Haying in the 30s (Cancer Support Society) or St. Paul & District Palliative Care Association 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 Staff

Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel Staff send our condolences to family and friends.

From: Darlene and D on Bodnar
Relation: Acquaintance.

Our sympathy to you and your family,Lorraine. We thought highly of Marion.

From: Lawren & Lori Wowk
Relation: Teacher/Friend

I want to send my condolences to Lorraine, Dave, Christine & Robbie and their families.
Mr. Tchir really was an amazing man and it shows in his family. In the last short visit that I had with him, I was reminded of the kind of person he was and the impact those moments had on me. He is someone I held in high regard.
So sorry for your loss.

From: Barbara McGinnis Ferris
Relation: Co- worker

Dear Lorraine and family, Saddened by the news of Marion’s passing!Our deepest Sympathy to you all !! Please find comfort in the understanding the he is now at Peace and free from pain and suffering.
Sincerely, Barb and Bob Ferris

From: Wayne Jackson
Relation: colleague

Sorry for your loss Lorraine and family. Marion will be fondly remembered as my teacher, colleague and friend.

From: Marielle And Don Dagenais
Relation: Colleague

I am so sorry to hear of the passing of Marion. He was a great person. Lorraine may you and your family find comfort in the good times you have shared as a family. Our heart goes out to you and your family.

From: John & Ann Kostyshyn & family
Relation: 2nd cousin

We are so saddened to hear of the loss of Marion. Thinking of all your family at this time. May God’s angels surround you and may God give you special strengths to endure the pain you must be experiencing.

From: Betty Gorgichuk
Relation: Friend

Dearest friend Lorraine, David, Christina, Robbie and families. May the precious memories of your loved one comfort you during this difficult time. Thinking of you with caring thoughts and deepest sympathy.

From: Rick and Lucy Pashko
Relation: Friend

Caring thoughts are with you in this time of sorrow. May precious memories help you through this difficult time…and bring comfort to these days of sorrow. With sincere sympathy.

From: Bill & Odette Misiewich
Relation: Friend/Aquaintance

We were saddened to hear of Marions’ illness. May you find comfort in the knowing that he is at peace and free from pain and suffering. Take comfort in the good memories you shared as a family. Sincerely, Bill and Odette

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Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
August 7, 2015
Beginning at 10:30am

St. Paul Cathedral

St. Paul, AB Canada

St. Paul, AB Canada

Memorial Gifts

Memorial donations will be gratefully accepted to:

Haying in the 30s (Cancer Support Society)


St. Paul & District Palliative Care

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

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