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August 29, 1925 - May 9, 2019


On May 9, 2019 Mrs. Sophie Kotowich of St. Paul, formerly of Bonnyville, passed away at the age of 93 years. Mrs. Kotowich is survived by 3 daughters, Medora (Mike) Krill, Kathy (Fern) Dubrule & Iris (Dave) Hewak; 5 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; brother, Robert (Julie) Popyk; sister, Olga Durec; numerous nieces & nephews. Mrs. Kotowich was predeceased by her husband, Fred in 1991; parents, John & Frances Popyk; 2 sisters, Mary Kaminski & Jennie Kossey. A Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, May 15 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Elias Ukrainian Orthodox Church, Bonnyville. Reverend Father Peter Haugen will be officiating, with interment in St. Nicholas Ukrainian Orthodox Cemetery, Bonnyville. If desired, donations may be made to St. Paul Extendicare – Residents’ Council 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: Lloyd and Valerie Peat

So sorry for your loss Kathy,Fern and families

From: Lloyd and Valerie Peat

Sorry for your loss Olga

From: John & Ann Kostyshyn
Relation: acquaintance

So sorry to hear of your loss. Find comfort in all those good memories.

From: Lily McCool
Relation: I knew her as a nurse and now she plays bingo where I sell bingo cards.

Sorry that you have lost your mother, Kathy

From: Terry Woytiuk
Relation: friend of daughter

Beautiful picture of her!
May you have many wonderful memories of time spent together

From: Annette Yopyk
Relation: Friend

Sorry for your loss Kathy and family.
Cherish the fond memories of your Mom/Baba

From: Doris and Bernie Hurtubise

Sincere condolences Kathy and Fern.

From: Gene Sobolewski and Tara Harder

Thinking of you at this time.

From: Janice Zarowny
Relation: friend & workmate of daughter

Kathy & family: Our sympathy to you all in the recent loss of your mom/baba.. Losing a parent is never easy. Relish all the good memories of a long life well-lived.

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Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
May 15, 2019
Beginning at 10:30am

St. Elias Ukrainian Orthodox Church
4801 46 Street
Bonnyville, AB Canada

4801 46 Street
Bonnyville, AB Canada

Memorial Gifts

Memorial donations will be gratefully accepted to:

St. Paul Extendicare – Residents’ Council

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

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