It is with heavy hearts and profound love that we say goodbye to our Mom, Grammie and Great
Grammie, Rosemarie Sware on September 29th, 2022 at the age of 82.
She will be lovingly remembered by son, Scott (Joanne) & Daughter Shawna (Neil) Ellis,
Grandsons Travis, Derek (Andie), Steven (Morgan), Eric (Chris), and Vince, Great
Grandchildren, Elliot and Scotland; Paisley, Ayva & Maddox. Sister, Judy (Don) Wideman,
Brother, Brian (Elaine) Burnstad, Close Nephew and Niece, Rick and Dolores Wacko;
Brother-In-Law and Sister-In-Law, Kenny and Donna Sware; Sister-In-Law Stella Sware; Loving
Friend, Ernie Zilinski. She will also be remembered by her many cousins, nieces, nephews and
extended Homenuik, Strilchuk, Burnstad, & Sware families as well as numerous friends. She
had much love in her heart for everyone.
Rosemarie was Predeceased by her loving husband of 26 years, Norman (1990); Mother, Ann
Burnstad (Strilchuk) (1979); Father, Walter Homenuik (1943); Step-Father Garnet Burnstad
(2017); and Step-Mother Ella-Mae Burnstad (2021).
Funeral Service for Rosemarie will be held at Our Lady of the Angels Catholic Church in Fort
Saskatchewan on Thursday, October 6th at 11am.
The family wishes to express their sincere gratitude to Dr. Linda Carter, Shelly Harris and the
exceptional care from the Fort Saskatchewan Home Care Team, as well as Dr. Gilbert and the
amazing staff at Rivercrest Hospice for their kindness, love, support and care shown to
Rosemarie during her time there.
Private Family Service.
Serenity Funeral Service – Fort Saskatchewan – 780-998-1422