It is with great sadness we say goodbye to Ernie Bednarsky who passed away January 2, 2014 after his battle with cancer.
Left to mourn is his wife Leona; daughter Karen (Rick) Gaunt and most loved granddaughter Samantha; sister Betty (Bob) Engberg as well as numerous sister and brother-in-laws, nieces, nephews, cousins and many, many cherished friends.
With Ernies humor, kind spirit, generosity, he was truly a special man who will be greatly missed.
He was predeceased by his parents and grandson.
The family would like to send deep thanks to the numerous health care professionals that helped him and the family in the hospital and at home over the last six weeks.
A Celebration of Ernie’s life will be held on Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 11:30 am at Calvary Lutheran Church, 10815-76 Avenue, Edmonton.
Interment will follow at South Haven Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made in Ernie’s name to the Alberta Cancer Foundation, The Alberta Lung Association or the Tertiary Palliative Care unit at the Grey Nuns Hospital.