Oskoboiny, Elsie Helen (nee Black) of Mayerthorpe, Alberta was called home by her Creator at the age of 91 on Sunday, August 9, 2020. Elsie was born December 13, 1928 in Edmonton, Alberta. She was predeceased by her husband Peter in 2008 and previously brothers Mike and Tom. She will be lovingly remembered by children Gary of Barrhead, Elaine (Gerry) of St. Albert and Danny (Viola) of Whitecourt. Eight grandchildren Loreen (Mike), Brent (Jennifer), Bradley (Kristen), Amy, Ali, Abi (Dallas), Ana, Aury. Eight great-grandchildren, brother Alex and three sister-in-laws Irma, Emma, and Bernie.
Elsie grew up in Mountain Park, Alberta where her father was a coal miner for many years. She was passionate about gardening, cooking, family photographs, entertaining, coffee with friends, reading and writing cards and letters.
A private family Celebration of Her Life was held at the Mayerthorpe Legion on Wednesday, August 12, 2020 with Pastor Ruth Lotholz officiating.
In lieu of flowers, donations to STARS, or Hope Mission would be greatly appreciated