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KUCHYLEMA, Helen Margaret Mary ,“Jackie”, (nee Sweeney)

December 16, 1919 – April 16, 2013

It is with deep sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of our Aunt Jackie on Tuesday April 16, 2013 at the age of 93 years.

Aunt Jackie was born in Fernie, B.C. to John and Katherine Sweeney.

She will be dearly missed by her nieces, Kathleen Bjorndalen and Mary Ellen Lanaras; many other nieces, nephews and other relatives. Jackie will also be missed by her very good friends Audrey, Bob and Thomas.

Helen was predeceased by her parents John and Katherine Sweeney; husband Joseph Kuchylema; former husband Elio Bernardo; son Brian Bernardo; sister Catherine (Bunty) Picariello; and brother John Sweeney.

A celebration of life will be held at St. Mark’s Catholic Church (5552 Madigan Drive N.E.) on Saturday , May 4 , 2013 at 11:30 a.m. Condolences may be forwarded through If friends so desire memorial tributes may be made to the charity of their choice.

In living memory of Jackie Kuchylema, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Eastside Memorial Chapel, 5388 MEMORIAL DRIVE N.E., Calgary, AB Telephone: 403-248-8585.

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  1. Elaine Hopper :

    Our thoughts and prayers are with her family. Jackie was a wonderful and an amazing friend. She will be missed. Now she joins her husband Joe.

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