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August 8, 1934 - December 5, 2019


On December 5, 2019, Mrs. Olga Durec of Ashmont passed away at the age of 85 years. She is survived by her son, Richard Durec of Calgary; daughter, Val (Ken) Durec-Tonogai of Calgary; daughter-in-law, Tamara Durec of Victoria, B.C.; 2 grandchildren, Nathan (Stephanie) & Ashley; great-granddaughter, Daisy; brother, Robert (Julie) Popyk of Ardmore; brother-in-law, Peter Kossey; numerous nieces & nephews; & her furry companion, Tigger. Mrs. Durec was predeceased by her husband, John; son, James; sisters, Marie, Sophia & Eugenia; brothers-in-law, Tom, Mike & Fred; & her furry companion, Panda. Cremation has taken place. A Celebration of Life to follow in the spring or summer. Details to be determined and an announcement will be made at that time. If desired, donations may be made to St. Paul Animal Shelter or Canadian Cancer Society 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: Rod Ayres
Relation: Friends of the Family

Lil and I would like to express our condolences to Richard, Val and their families. She raised a great family.

From: Leslie Bodnar

Deepest sympathies to the family
Olga was a great person

From: Marilee Lucksinger
Relation: I met her in the hospital. She was my roommate.

I am sorry for your loss. I went up to the hospital for a visit and she was no longer in the room. Condolences to family and friends of Olga

From: Patsy MacMillan
Relation: Niece

Our deepest condolences Richard & Val. George Severn & Family

From: Debra Jackson
Relation: family friend

So saddened to hear of your loss,sending all family heart felt condolences.

From: Edith kossey Kossey
Relation: niece in law

I am so sorry for the loss of your mom. I truly loved her she was the best ever aunt in law to me forever in my heart Edith

From: Cathy Paterson
Relation: Friend

My condolences to all . Olga was a great lady and a wonderful friend . I am going to miss her ! God has another wonderful Angel at his side . I know she will be truly missed by all who had the pleasure of knowing her! Hopefully there is a bowling alley and a bingo hall there for her .
God bless my good friend and hugs to you all πŸ’–πŸ’–πŸ’–πŸ’–πŸ’–πŸ’–

From: Greg & Lana Guinup
Relation: Friend

Our deepest sympathies to the family we loved Olga she was always so kind , funny and had such a beautiful personality, RIP Olga you will be dearly missed .

From: Pauline Hedrick
Relation: Aquaintance

Sincere condolences to family and friends.πŸ’” πŸ˜”πŸ₯€

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Memorial donations will be gratefully accepted to: St. Paul Animal Shelter or Canadian Cancer Society c/o 5626 – 51 Street, St. Paul, AB T0A 3A1

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