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June 29, 1924 - August 17, 2017


On August 17, 2017, Mrs. Mary Strayski of Vilna passed away at the age of 93 years. She is survived by her children, Irene (Gene) Mazur of St. Albert, Orest (Jill) of Edmonton, Ron of St. Albert & Terry (Karen) of Edmonton; 8 grandchildren, Darren (Cara), Doug (Michelle), Leanne (Jeff), Jennie (Dean), Jason (Rebecca), Carley, Jared (Brittney) & Trevor (Brittany); 2 great-grandchildren, Cameron & Rhys; brother, Peter (Lil) Bunda of Vilna; numerous nieces & nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, John; parents, Nicholas & Clementine; 3 daughters in infancy, Janet, Joan & Lillian; grandson, Daniel; sister, Katherine; brother, Harry. A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, August 26 at 10:30 a.m. at Vilna Cultural Centre, Vilna. Reverend Father Benny Ambrosie will be officiating, with interment in St. Paraskevia Ukrainian Orthodox Cemetery, Downing. If desired, donations may be made to Alberta Heart & Stroke Foundation or Cross Cancer Institute 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: Zonia (Koroluk) Booth
Relation: she was my auntie

Irene, Orest, Ron and Terry; my deepest condolences to you and your families! Auntie Mary was an amazing woman and will be missed by many. You are all in my prayers and thoughts. R.I.P.

From: Pamela and Metro Melnychuk
Relation: classmate of Irenes

Irene,Orest,Ron,Terry and families
Your mother and grandmother had a wonderful way of turning a chance meeting into a very memorable occasion. Many wonderful memories. Rest with God, Mary.

From: Reginald Dacyk
Relation: Friend of family

To the Strayski Family: We are so sorry for the loss of your mother or grandmother and would like to extend our condolences

Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
August 26, 2017
Beginning at 10:30am

Vilna Cultural Centre

Vilna, AB Canada

Vilna, AB Canada

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If desired, donations may be made to Alberta Heart & Stroke Foundation or Cross Cancer Institute c/o 5626 51 Street, St. Paul, AB T0A 3A1.

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