Maxine Olive Johnston
The family of Maxine Olive Johnston is saddened to announce the peaceful passing of “Mom” on Friday, September 14, 2018 at the age of 95 years. She was born on February 17, 1923 in Linaria, AB. She will be lovingly remembered by her children; Garry (Sylvia), Raymond, and Marlene Yanch, ten grandchildren; twenty-one great grandchildren; and eight great great grandchildren. She is survived by sisters; Lucille Lyons and May Nazarek and two brothers; Roy and Ernie (Beverley) Underwood and a brother-in-law; Steve Bonavitch and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband; Wesley and son-in-law; Lorne Yanch.
A funeral service will be held at the First United Church in Fort Saskatchewan at 2:00 pm on Friday September 21, 2018. Viewing will take place 1 hour prior. Luncheon to follow the service in the church basement. Donations in memory of Maxine can be made to the First United Church and/or the Pioneer House. Serenity Funeral Service, Fort Saskatchewan in charge of all arrangements.