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May 2, 1923 – Marengo, Saskatchewan
August 3, 2018 – Calgary, Alberta

Hilda Repchinsky of Calgary, AB passed away on Friday, August 3, 2018 at the age of 95 years.

Hilda was born in Marengo, Saskatchewan and taught school in many small towns in Saskatchewan including Merid, Dodsland, D’arcy, Kindersley, and Hanley before moving to Calgary in 1988. Hilda was devoted to her family and was delighted to act as her grandson’s nanny after her school teaching days were over. In addition to being a talented seamstress, she loved to bake and spoiled her family and friends with a constant supply of delicious pies, cookies and buns.

Hilda is survived by her daughters, Carol and Colleen (Ray Antony), her grandson, Devin Antony (Laura Brady), her niece Trish Wright and numerous other nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased be her husband (Orst); her parents, Francis and Violet Applin; her brother Dan Applin and her sister Doreen Wright.

At Hilda’s request there will be no formal service. In lieu of flowers, please do something to help those in need.

In living memory of Hilda Repchinsky, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Park Memorial, 5008 Elbow Drive S.W., Calgary, AB, T2S 2L5, Calgary, AB, T2X 3J3, Telephone: 403-243-8200.

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  1. Heather Sutcliffe

    Our thought and prayers are with you Carol and your family at this time. Our family has great memories of Hilda’s many trips to Ottawa and the wonderful meals she cooked. She will be missed.

    From Heather, Roger, GG and the boys.

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  2. Dear Colleen,Carol and family,

    Our deepest sympathies on the loss of Hilda.
    It was our pleasure to serve her and your family, during her brief stay with us.
    Maison Senior Living Team

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