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September 23, 1937 - June 7, 2019


On June 7, 2019 Mr. Metro Karpyshyn of St. Paul passed away at the age of 81 years. He is survived by his loving wife of 54 years, Lily; special grandchildren, Evan & Kristen Dyki; 3 sisters, Rose Kozak, Stella (Nick) Muzyka & Agnes Dytiuk; brother, Walter (Arlene); sister-in-law, Helen Karpyshyn; numerous nieces & nephews. Metro was predeceased by infant son, Dale; parents, Ilko & Pearl; siblings, Anne Chimko, Mary Syroid, Harry Karpyshyn, Mike Karpyshyn, Kay Stratichuk & Irene Orstad. Divine Liturgy & Funeral Service will be held on Friday, June 14 at 10:00 a.m. at Protection of the Blessed Virgin Mary Ukrainian Catholic Church, 5201-51 St., St. Paul. Reverend Father Andrij Nykyforuk will be officiating, with interment in the Church Cemetery. If desired, donations may be made to Protection of the Blessed Virgin Mary Ukrainian Catholic Church c/o 5626 – 51 Street, St. Paul, AB T0A 3A1. To send condolences online, please visit www.gracegardensfuneralchapel.com.

GRACE GARDENS FUNERAL CHAPEL, 5626 – 51 Street, St. Paul, AB T0A 3A1 780-645-2677


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From: Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel

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

From: John & Ann Kostyshyn & family
Relation: Great Uncle

Auntie Lil, Our family sends our deepest condolences, Vichnaya Pamyat

Relation: Family Friend

Dear Lily and Karpyshyn family,
May God give you all the strength and love you will need as you go through this time of grief. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
God Bless you,
Olga Wynnyk and Family

From: Eleanor & Clayton Cutshaw
Relation: Friend

Metro will be greatly missed He was like a brother to me

From: Randy Stratichuk
Relation: Nephew

Auntie Lil, I was very sad to hear of Uncle Metros passing. I may not have kept in touch but I will always have fond memories of the time spent with the both of you on the farm. Know that God is with you in your time of sorrow.
Randy and Vivian Stratichuk

From: Odette Misiewich
Relation: friend

To Metro’s Family, I went to school with Metro (way back when) and my husband has known Metro for many many years. Our condolences to all his family. We did not know his wife or children but none the less, we send our sympathy at this time. May he rest in peace.
Odette and Bill Misiewich

From: Olga Chudyk

My thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. May God help you.

From: Kelly Orstad and Family

So sorry for your loss Lil. I always looked up to Metro. What a great husband and son he was.

From: Journault Bert
Relation: Coworker from 40 years ago!!

Condolences to Lillian

Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
June 14, 2019
Beginning at 10:00am

Protection of the Blessed Virgin Mary Ukrainian Catholic Church
5201 51 Street
St. Paul, AB Canada

5201 51 Street
St. Paul, AB Canada

Memorial Gifts

Memorial donations will be gratefully accepted to:

Protection of the Blessed virgin mary Ukrainian Catholic Church

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

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