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Pal (Paul) FARKAS

August 7, 1923 - April 22, 2017


On April 22, 2017, Mr. Paul Farkas of Smoky Lake, formerly of Bellis & Two Hills, passed away at the age of 93 years. Paul is survived by his children, Paul (Elena) & John (Julia) both in Hungary, also Stefan (Mary-Ellen) of Edson, Therese Taschuk of Smoky Lake & Vinny (Sheena) of Two Hills; 9 grandchildren, John, Paul, Erika, Ildi, Christine, Christopher, Loralie (Peter), Michael (Alesia) & Daniel; along with 11 great-grandchildren. Paul was predeceased by his wife, Heidy; daughter, Priska; parents, Vincent & Terezia; & son-in-law, Terry. A Celebration of Life will be held at the Bellis Ukrainian Recreational & Cultural Centre, Bellis, on Saturday, April 29 at 2:00 p.m. Pastor Keith Axford will be officiating, with cremation having taken place. If desired, donations may be made to Alzheimer Society of Alberta or Canadian Diabetes 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

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

From: Fran and Jim Anderson
Relation: friend

Our deepest sympathy goes out to the family. Fond memories of Paul. I remember many of his stories he used to tell and he had a real sense of humor. Our thoughts and prayers are with you

From: Lori Zacharuk
Relation: My brother and his son Vincent were very good friends

So sorry for your loss Vincent. My deepest sympathies to you and your sister and your family. He was a funny guy. He always had wisdom to share. I remember him as a smiley man. I can still hear him when he called you “Vincent!” He will be sadly missed. But he is at peace now.

From: Russel & Susan Kolasa
Relation: Friends of Steven and Maryellen

Our deepest condolences to all the family. Our thoughts are with you.

From: Jane Palichuk

My sincere condolences to you & your family.

From: Betty Baronic
Relation: old neighbor

My most sincere sympathies to the Farkas families and friends

From: John, Alexandra Diachuk & Colby Miller
Relation: We were friends of his son Vinnie

Please accept our condolences for your loss. We very much enjoyed your dads stories of his life, he led a very interesting one. One great man who lived a great life. May he rest in peace. With sincere sympathy John, Alexandra & Colby

From: Betty McEachern
Relation: Friend

My deepest sympathy to the Farkas family. I have lots of good memories of Heidy & Paul.

From: Loretta Manning

Vinny, Sheena and family. Our sincere condolences on the passing of your father. Loretta Manning

From: Marlene Romanchuk and James Antoniuk
Relation: friend of Vinny and Sheena

Sending heartfelt condolences to both Vinny and Sheena – memories eternal.

Service Schedule

  Memorial Service

Date & Time:
April 29, 2017
Beginning at 2:00pm

Bellis Ukrainian Recreational & Cultural Centre

Bellis, AB Canada T0A 0J0

Bellis, AB Canada T0A 0J0

Memorial Gifts

If desired, donations may be made to:

Alzheimer Society    or

Canadian Diabetes Association

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

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