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Mary Yaceyko (ROSYCHUK)

February 16, 1923 - December 26, 2016


It is with deep sorrow that we announce the passing of our dear mother, Mary Yaceyko, who passed away peacefully at age 93. Mary will be lovingly remembered by her children, Elizabeth Podloski, Steve (Gisele) Yaceyko, Irene (John) Romaniuk & Vicki (Leonard) Bohachyk. She also leaves 10 grandchildren, Sandra Romaniuk, Ray (Sylvie) Podloski, Gerald (Tamara) Podloski, Linda (Colin) Hensch, Cory Yaceyko, Tanya (Micheal) O’Donnell, Rhonda Flinn, Brad (Arja) Romaniuk, Beverly (Ron) Bauer & Leanne (Sean) Fogarty; & 16 great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her sister-in-law, Sophia Yaceyko of Sherwood Park; & numerous nieces & nephews. Mary was predeceased by her loving husband, Joseph (2001); her 2 brothers, Eddie & Bill Lumsden; her parents, Onufrey & Katrina; and son-in-law, Ted Podloski. The family wishes to extend their gratitude to Dr. Stephan Raubenheimer and the Smoky Lake Auxiliary staff for their support and compassionate care given to Mary for the past 3½ years. As well, the family acknowledges the excellent friendly care to Mary at the Vilna Lodge for 8 years prior, as well as Myrnam Lodge for several seasons. Divine Liturgy & Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, January 3 at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Eucharist Ukrainian Catholic Church, Stry. Very Reverend Father Don Bodnar will be the celebrant, with interment in the church cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Holy Eucharist Ukrainian Catholic Church, Stry 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: Josephine Proskiw
Relation: Freind

To the Yaceyko Family,
Many thoughts and prayers are
with you at this time of sorrow.
Sincere Sympathy.

From: Genny Shmyr
Relation: mother of my friend

Liz my deepest sympathy to you and your family on the passing of your mom……may you find comfort with all your family during this time…I have some very good memories of your mother and father …….Your parents always made me feel welcomed…..May your mother rest in peace….my prayers are with you ..God Bless …Take Care..

From: Louise Dunning
Relation: friend of Steve and Gisele

No matter How old our parents are they had a great life but it is never easy to see them gone Our deepest condolences to the Yaceyko Family may she RIP

From: Ernie and Kerry Chrapko
Relation: Friends to Steve and Gisele and acquaintences of Irene and John

So sorry to hear about the passing of your mother.

Ernie and Kerry Chrapko

From: Rosemarie Henley (nee Tkaczyk)
Relation: Friend

To the Yaceyko Family – our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Your Mother was such a dear friend to our mother, Violet, and we still have fond memories of our life on the farm and the friendships we shared with our neighbors. Sincere condolences from both Herb and Rosemarie Henley.

From: Patsy Zarowny
Relation: friend

Our sympathy in the loss of your mother.

From: Lasha Kich
Relation: friend

To the Yaceyko family who had been friends from the farm at Vilna and then St.Paul. Mary was a dear friend of my mothers. My thoughts are with you.

From: June Leskiw
Relation: Extended care family and friends

Sincere condolences to all of you. Mary will be remembered for her kindness to my mom (her roommate for awhile) and her sense of humour. May you find peace in knowing she is not suffering.

From: Keith and Bonnie O'Donnell
Relation: Tanya's husbands parents

Steve and all of the Yaceyko Family:
Our heartfelt sympathy at this sad time. Our thoughts are with you.

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Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
January 3, 2017
Beginning at 10:30am

Holy Eucharist Ukrainian Catholic Church

Stry, AB Canada

Stry, AB Canada

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