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SLEMKO, Bessie Waselyna

April 15, 1920- Edwand, AB
December 6, 2013 – Calgary, AB

Bessie Slemko of Edmonton passed away on Friday, December 6, 2013 at the age of 93 years.

Bessie was born and raised on a farm in Smoky Lake district. She met her husband Michael and they married in 1944, and moved to Edmonton. Bessie took great pride in caring for her family, sewing, baking and gardening. She always enjoyed spending time with her large extended family.

Bessie is survived by her son and daughter-in-law Ronald and Bernice of Vancouver; her daughter Janet of Calgary; her grandchildren Andrew and Kathryn; her sister Laura Brodyk; her brothers and sisters-in-law Nick and Irene Darichuk and Steven and Joan Sorokan. She was predeceased by beloved husband Michael.

Funeral Services will be announced at a later date. Condolences may be forwarded through

In living memory of Bessie Slemko, a tree will be planted at Big Hill Springs Park Cochrane by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot Chapel, 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W. Telephone: 403-243-8200

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  1. Margaret & Al Munsch :

    Janet – sorry to read of your Mother’s passing. May your fond memories shared together help you at this time. You are in our prayers.

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  2. Kathy and Roy Wotherspoon :

    Ron and Family;
    Sorry to hear of your mothers passing. We wish you Bernice and family fond memories during the holidays. Cheers

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