It is with deepest sense of sorrow and loss, our family announces the sudden passing of our mother, Rochelle Irene Melnyk, on May 29, 2016 at the age of 42.
Rochelle is survived by her daughters, Madison Irene Burroughs, Emily Alberta Burroughs both of Edmonton, AB and Abby Lynn Mary Moren of Spruce Grove, AB.
Also sisters, Carol Melnyk- Poliakiwski of Mannville, AB, Marilyn Melnyk of Edmonton, AB, Evelyn Melnyk of Calgary, AB, and Janice Melnyk of Vancourver, B.C.
Predeceased by paternal grandparents, John P. and Rachel Melnyk, maternal grandparents, Paul and Anna Sotkowski, father John J. Melnyk, mother Irene Marie Melnyk, and brother David Melnyk.
Celebration of Life Memorial Service for Rochelle will be held on Friday, July 8, 2016 at 10: 00 a.m. at the Serenity Funeral Chapel, 10129 Princess Elizabeth Avenue, Edmonton, AB with Reverend Todd Reinholdt officiating.
Cremation has taken place.
Interment will follow at St. Michael’s Cemetery, 13819 – 82 Street, Edmonton, AB.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the Diabetes Association of Alberta.