← View All Obituaries

Walter Steinhauer

Obituary Notifications

Click below if you would like to be notified when a new obituary is posted.

Sign Up

← View All Obituaries

Walter Steinhauer

May 29, 1939 - October 13, 2015


On October 13, 2015, Mr. Walter Steinhauer of Saddle Lake passed away at the age of 76 years.  He is survived by his loving wife, Genevieve; 4 daughters & 1 son, Dr. Noella (West) Steinhauer, Cheryl (David) Steinhauer-Shirt, Dr. Patricia Steinhauer, Billy (Denise) Steinhauer & Victoria Steinhauer; 8 grandchildren, Brandon, Tamara, Aaron, Sarah, Darcy, Cassius, Alana & Keyano; 6 great-grandchildren; sister, Margaret Gadwa; brother-in-law, Carl Quinn; numerous nieces & nephews.  He was predeceased by his granddaughter, April Dawn Steinhauer-Shirt; grandson, Dallas Steinhauer; parents, Augustine & Sarah; brother, Archie; sister, Ruby Makokis, brothers-in-law, Marc Gadwa & Floyd Wood; mother- & father-in-law, Harriett & Bill Wood.  A Wake will be held on Tuesday & Wednesday, October 20 & 21 at Ayiwakes Cultural Centre, Saddle Lake.  A Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, October 22 at 11:00 a.m. at Aywakes Cultural Centre, Saddle Lake. Reverend Robert Wright will be officiating, with interment in United Church 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


Send a condolence, light a candle and/or share a memory, click "Send Condolence". Once your message has been approved by the moderator it will be posted to the website.

From: Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel Staff

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

From: Barb Wynnyk
Relation: went to school with Noella

Dear Noella and Family,
Please accept my deepest condolences on the passing of your Father and Grandfather. May the wonderful memories you have of him sustain you all in the days, weeks and months ahead.
Take Care

From: Margaret L Cardinal-McConnell
Relation: Niece

My husband David, my brother Alfred, sister Pauline and I send our condolences. As a young child, I remember you as “ICE CREAM” and the man who sold watermelom on treaty days events. I will miss your smiles. You have always treated us with respect, we in turn. Thank you for being part of our lifes.

From: Courtney Large
Relation: Nation member

My condolences to the family and friends of Mr. Walter. May God’s grace light your way. Hyi Hyi

From: Randy & Pam Scanie
Relation: friends of Cheryl & "Super-Dave"

Always remembered your Dad (walter) as Ice-Cream. Always had a smile on his face…will be greatly missed.

From: Eva Jacob
Relation: Family Friends

Eva & Warren Jacob are sending our condolences to the family on the loss of their Father. Walter always had a smile on his face every time I saw him. He contributed so much to our community and he will be missed by many.

Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
October 22, 2015
Beginning at 11:00am

Ayiwakes Cultural Centre

Saddle Lake, AB Canada

Saddle Lake, AB Canada


Date & Time:
October 20, 2015
Beginning at 4:24pm

Ayiwakes Cultural Centre

Saddle Lake, AB Canada

Leaving Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel @
3:00 p.m. on October 20, 2015.

Saddle Lake, AB Canada

Memorial Gifts

The family has not designated a preferred charity at this time.

Thank You Notice

Send Flowers

Order direct from a local florist:

Dana Smyl Design
Call or Text 780-614-3917

The Jungle Flowers & Gift Store
4921 – 50 Avenue (across from Post Office)
St. Paul, AB.
Call: 780-645-3544 / Toll Free: 1-877-335-3544

Floral Enchantment
4910 – 50 Avenue (next to Post Office)
St. Paul, AB.
Call: 780-645-5159 / Toll Free: 1-866-645-5159

Westcove Treasures (Artificial Arrangements)
Text: 780-614-5748
Email: westcovetreasures@gmail.com

The Floral Farm
Mobile Florists Serving Smokey Lake & Area
Louella Tychkowsky & Team
Telephone: 780-650-0292

Please have the name of the deceased and the date of the service for handy reference.

Donate In Memory

Send Condolence - For Walter Steinhauer

Use the form below to send a Condolence, light a memorial candle and/or share a personal memory.

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Please upload a small jpg file (Max file size is 1MB)

← View All Tributes