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February 15, 1927 - April 6, 2019


On April 6, 2019, Mrs. Theodora Yoneliunas of St. Paul, formerly of Elk Point, passed away at the age of 92 years. She is survived by her daughter, Elsie (Paul Vander Voort); daughter-in-law, Laurie; grandchildren, Carlos (Sara), Lucas & Cecilia; step-grandchildren, Kyla, Marcy & Stephanie; great-granddaughter, Cambria; 3 step-great-grandchildren; 3 brothers & sisters; as well as numerous nieces & nephews. Mrs. Yoneliunas was predeceased by her husband, Peter; son, Roger; parents, Alois & Sabina Griebel; 4 brothers & sisters. A Funeral Service will be held on Friday, April 12 at 11:00 a.m. at Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel, St. Paul (viewing 10am – 11am). Pastor Kelly Sibley will be officiating, with interment in Elk Point East Cemetery, Elk Point with lunch to follow at Elk Point Seniors Centre. If desired, donations may be made to a charity of one’s choice 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: Gordon & Sharon Kuhn
Relation: Neighbor

Elsie – We are sorry for the loss of your mother. Always enjoyed some of Dora’s coffee on my way home. May you find comfort in your memories.

From: Eddy Pat Zarowny
Relation: Friend

Our deepest sympathy to the family in the loss of Theodora.

From: Paul Griebel
Relation: I am a Relative. Dora is my Dad's sister.

Elsie – I have very nice memories of visiting Dora and Pete on their farm with my parents. Dora made us all feel at home and cooked some great meals. I’ll always remember how welcomed she made me feel and how happy she was to see us.

From: Helga Griebel
Relation: I am a Relative. Dora is my Dad's sister.

Dearest Elsie, Another star tonight… your Mother Theodora. I remember Aunt Dora as one who had a good sense of humour and one whose family came first. She was very proud of her family. Aunt Dora will be remembered by me. With Love .,.. Helga Christine-Elizabeth Griebel

From: Lily McCool
Relation: A neighbor of many years ago

Sending you sincere sympathy, Elsie, on the loss of your mother.

Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
April 8, 2019
Beginning at 11:00am

Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel
5326 - 51 Street
St. Paul, AB Canada T0A 3A1

5326 - 51 Street
St. Paul, AB Canada T0A 3A1


Date & Time:
April 12, 2019
Beginning at 10:00am

Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel

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Memorial donations will be gratefully accepted to: a charity of one’s choice c/o 5626 – 51 Street, St. Paul, AB T0A 3A1

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