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March 12, 1931 - June 15, 2019


On June 15, 2019 Mrs. Theresa Lucille Cardinal of Saddle Lake passed away at the age of 88 years. She is survived by her children, Mary Cardinal- Collins, Ilene Nepoose, Denise (Mike) Steinhauer, Nora (Eric) Cardinal, Linda Cardinal, Brian (Kathy) Cardinal, Debra Cardinal, Dolly Cardinal & Roxanne Cutknife; adopted children, Louise Large, Louis Moosewah & Armand Cardinal; 6 grandchildren that she raised, Sheldon (Roberta), Benita (Greg), Reanna (Gullion), Sherisse (Jordy), Naomi & Steven; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren & great-great-grandchildren; sister, Min Butcher; numerous nieces & nephews; and her beloved dog, Acimosis. Mrs. Cardinal was predeceased by her husband, Peter Cardinal Jr.; daughter, Lorraine Cardinal; sons, Leon & Herbert Cardinal; son-in-law, Jeff Cutknife; grandsons, Michael R. Cardinal & Darwin Jackson; brother, Walter Makokis; sister, Matilda Favel. A Wake will be held on Tuesday (leaving Grace Gardens at 1:00 p.m.) & Wednesday, June 18 & 19 at Ayiwakes Cultural Centre, Saddle Lake. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday, June 20 at 11:00 a.m. at Ayiwakes Cultural Centre, Saddle Lake. Reverend Father Raldy Jhack Diaz will be the celebrant with interment in Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Cemetery, Saddle Lake. 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: Sandra Cardinal
Relation: Friend of daughter Mary Collins

Mary – Thinking of you at this time of great loss. May your faith and the love of others keep you strong.

From: Diane eveleigh (Martin)
Relation: I met her family in Blue quills.

My heart grieves along with the family. Your mother was a much treasured gem that gave off a brilliant light to others. She showered all with this intense love for everyone she met. may God richly bless the family as they deal with the passing. all in my prayers.

From: Yvette Mandin Kelly
Relation: School

Mary I am so sorry to hear about your mom’s passing. Hoping you get comfort from family, friends and memories. I know you will hear her voice guiding you. You will know what she thinks and wants for you.

From: Edith Ellingboe
Relation: Friend

My sympathies to all the Cardinal family on the passing of your beautiful mother.

Service Schedule


Date & Time:
June 18, 2019
Beginning at 1:00pm

Ayiwakes Cultural Centre

Saddle Lake, AB Canada T0A 3T0

(Leaving Grace Gardens at 1:00 p.m.)

Saddle Lake, AB Canada T0A 3T0

  Mass of Christian Burial

Date & Time:
June 20, 2019
Beginning at 11:00am

Ayiwakes Cultural Centre

Saddle Lake, AB Canada T0A 3T0

Saddle Lake, AB Canada T0A 3T0

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