Marlin Matechuk (nee Kozie), beloved wife of Henry Matechuk of Cochrane, passed away at the Peter Lougheed Centre on Friday, May 21, 2004, after a long hard fought battle with lung disease, at the age of 62 years.
Marlin was born March 9, 1942 in Stornoway, SK and has lived in the Calgary area since 1966. She worked side by side through thick and thin with her husband at their family business HT Drywall. Marlin had a great passion for horses and was a fierce competitor, also breeding, training, and showing horses. She enjoyed all things outdoors.
Besides her loving husband, Marlin is remembered by two sons and a daughter-in-law, Leslie Matechuk and Rod and Lisa Matechuk, all of Calgary; a grandson Cody Matechuk; as well as her faithful companion Peek-a-boo. She is also survived by three brothers and two sisters, John Kozie, Jean Kitsch, Steve and Verna Kozie, Irene and Merv Protz, and Danny and Elaine Kozie; as well as numerous nieces and nephews, all of Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba. Marlin was predeceased by her parents Peter and Jennie Kozie.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Crowfoot Chapel (82 Crowfoot Circle N.W.) on Monday, May 24, 2004 from 2:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Crowfoot Chapel (82 Crowfoot Circle N.W.) on Tuesday, May 25, 2004 at 2:30 P.M. To forward condolences go to www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Marlin Matechuk, a tree will be planted at Nose Creek Valley by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot Chapel, 82 Crowfoot Circle N.W., CALGARY, TELEPHONE: (403) 241-0044.Print This Obituary & Condolences