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July 4, 1937 - January 19, 2018


On January 19, 2018, Mrs. Sylvia Elizabeth Pirnak of Edmonton, formerly of St. Paul, passed away at the age of 80 years. She is survived by her loving children, Roger Jackson, Jacqueline (Paul Spence), Mitch (Janet) Pirnak & Aunore (Darryl Waters); grandchildren, Aaron (Jennifer), Oryssa (Andrew), Erich (Jaydin), Mandy, Amanda (Chris), Billie (Ahmed), Tina, Toniese (Andrew), Grant (Feikje), Taija (Casey), Tellisa, Carlee (Jeremy), Brandon, Leonard & Francine; great-grandchildren, Chanse, Erica, Madison, Aurora, Callie, Cazmyne, Austin, Cerridwen, Beatrix, Mariska, Myah, Wade, Joshua, Kara, Kadence & Peyton; siblings, Bill (Shirley) Jackson, Adeline Malone, Edith Jackson (Bill Rath); sister-in-law, Victoria Pirnak; numerous nieces & nephews; friend, Jean-Marie Dargis. Sylvia was predeceased by her husband, John Pirnak; parents, Thomas & Eleanor Jackson; brother, Alec Jackson; sisters, Vicki Cardinal, Rena Thompson, Annie Pruden, Clara Whitford & Lorraine Tychkowsky. Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, January 27 at 1:30 p.m. at St. Paul Cathedral, St. Paul (viewing prior to Mass). Reverend Father Gerard Gauthier will be the celebrant with interment in St. Joseph’s Cemetery, St. Paul. If desired, donations may be made to the Lung Association 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: Barbara Wynnyk

Dear Pirnak Family,
Please accept our condolences on the passing of your Mother, Grandmother and Greatgrandmother… I have many fond memories of Mrs. Pirnak. May the wonderful memories you all have sustain you in the upcoming days, weeks and months ahead.
God Bless you all.. Barb Wynnyk, Doug and Noah Gill

From: Nola & Derrick Kruk
Relation: I know the daughter

Jacqueline our sympathies to you and your family during this difficult time.

From: Marie Lakusta
Relation: Friend

Jackie and family, May all the fond memories get you through this difficult time. She was a very special person.

From: Fern and Kathy Dubrule
Relation: co-worker when I first started working at St Therese hospital

Sincere condolences to your family at this sad time! May she rest in peace!

Service Schedule

  Mass of Christian Burial

Date & Time:
January 27, 2018
Beginning at 1:30pm

St. Paul Cathedral, St. Paul
4613 50 Ave
St. Paul , AB Canada T0A 3A3

4613 50 Ave
St. Paul , AB Canada T0A 3A3

Memorial Gifts

Memorial donations will be gratefully accepted to: the Lung Association c/o 5626 – 51 Street, St. Paul, AB T0A 3A1

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