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COUPAL – Ruby Ione (nee Bennett)

June 29, 1944 – September 26, 2009

Ruby Ione Coupal beloved wife of Marcel Coupal of Calgary, Alberta and Mission, Texas passed away suddenly after a short battle with cancer on Saturday, September 26, 2009 at the age of 65 years.

Ruby was a very sophisticated, strong woman with impeccable style. She loved her family and the game of Golf. She always encouraged her children to work hard and do their very best.

Ruby is the loving wife of Marcel Coupal for 43 years and wonderful mother of Bernadette, Blaine (Kirsten), Darren (Shawna) Coupal; as well as five grandchildren, Mitchell, Ryan, McKayla, Jailyn and Kaitlyn; sisters Joanne (Donald), Donna (Garnet) and Faye (Wally), nieces, nephews brother and sister-in-laws as well as many family and friends. She was predeceased by her parents, Ruby and James Bennett.

Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made directly to the Alberta Cancer Foundation c/o Tom Baker Cancer Centre, 1331 – 29 Street N.W., Calgary, AB, T2N 4N2.

In living memory of Ruby Coupal, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Telephone: (403) 243-8200.

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  1. Ron & Shiela Rederick :

    Ruby will surely be missed, she was a very special lady who had class, humor and just a wonderful gift of being a lady. She shared the same birthday with Ron so made her even more special to us. We will miss her so much. All our thoughts and prayers to Marcel and family

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  2. Dr. Sachin Pendharkar :

    I was saddened to learn of Ruby’s passing. While I only met her when she came to the Rockyview Hospital during her illness, I could tell from my interactions with her that she was truly a special person.

    My condolences to Marcel and the rest of the family.

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  3. Bruce & Anne Marie Brand :

    Marcel and family

    We are saddened to hear of the death of Ruby. While it has been years since we have had the opportunity of visiting we remember both of you fondly.
    It’s always difficult to know what to say but we just want you to know we’re thinking of you.

    Your friends from Edmonton
    Bruce & Anne Marie Brand

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  4. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Having just lost Larry this year I understand the terrible greif you are feeling at this time. My heart goes out to you. Be thankful for all your beautiful memories and may they bring some peace to you and your family. I am so sorry.

    Fran Yeast

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  5. I am so sorry to hear of Ruby’s passing. I know how hard it is to lose a partner much too early. I have many good memories of the times Francis and I spent with you. There is little anyone can say to ease the sorrow of this time but I hope that knowing that you are in the thoughts and prayers of many friends will bring some comfort.

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  6. Catherine Chekay :

    Blaine; I was so sad to see that your Mom has passed. We were just at a wedding at Rick and Daphne’s and they were telling us how well you were doing. Please accept our sincerest sympathies on the passing of your Mom.
    Kevin and Catherine Chekay

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  7. Mike and Kathy Balderston :

    Blaine, Kisten and Marcel our thoughts are with you.

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  8. VIC, AND GAYLE WATRICH :

    We are saddened to hear of the passing of Ruby. It has been years since we last visited you people, and still remember you fondly. Also recall the good memories of you guys when you lived in Regina. Please pass on our thoughts to your family, and it would be nice to hear from you Marcel. Drop a line to our email vicw@sasktel.net

    VIC, AND GAYLE

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  9. Marlene Edel [Molitor] :

    My deepest sympathy to all the family. My thoughts and prayers are with each and everyone of you.

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  10. Darlene Thorpe (Dietz) :

    On behalf of the Dietz family we extend our sincere sympathy on the passing of Ruby. Our prayers and thoughts are with you at this difficult time. Take comfort in knowing she walks with the angels now and her struggle is over.

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  11. Georgina Hubick ( Hannant) :

    Dear Marcel and family,

    I was very surprised to read in the leader post (Regina) that Ruby has passed away. She was a very wonderful person to know. Please except our condolences. I hope you remember us all, if not we are all Hannah Hannant’s kids.

    Love

    Georgina & Mervin Hubick
    Carol Chabot
    Tracy Hannant
    Calvin Hannant
    Scott Hannant

    P.S.
    If you would like you can drop me a line at m.g.hubick@hotmail.com or you can phone sometime at 1-306-545-9106.
    Take care of yourself Marcel.

    Love

    Georgina

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  12. Joan and Mitch Krecsy :

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your families. Your mom will be very missed by all.

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  13. Ed & Mary Thomas :

    So sorry to hear about Ruby. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

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  14. Anders Poulsen :

    Blaine, Darrel and Marcel.
    On behalf of Bennett Glass, Bonnie and myself, we would like to offer our deepest sympathies on your loss. It was a pleasure to have met and known Ruby. Our thoughts are with you.

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  15. Jean {Park} and Wayne Ulrich :

    It was with shock I read about Ruby’s death. She will always remain a wonderful memory of our days together at RBC. With deepest sympathy,
    Jean {Park] and Wayne Ulrich

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  16. Ella and Vic Frank :

    We were shocked to read about Ruby’s death in the Regina Leader Post. It has been many years since we enjoyed Ruby’s humour at the wedding of my sister Jean Park and Wayne Ulrich. We will remember her for her laughter and her humour at the reception. our heartfelt sympathy and prayers are with you all. God Bless
    Vic and Ella Frank, Ogema, Sask.

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  17. Erin& Murray Renner :

    Uncle Marcel, Bernadette, Blaine, Darren & Family
    Just want you know that we are thinking of each and everyone of you. She was a great auntie – loved her humor and her laugh. She will be missed dearly. Love Erin

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  18. Jason and Nancy Watmore :

    Please accept our condolences at this sad time. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

    Jason and Nancy Watmore

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  19. cheryl schermann :

    Uncle Marcel, Bernadette, Blaine and Darren and family
    Thinking of all you. Glad my Mom had time with Aunt Ruby. We will miss her.
    Take care.

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