It is with great sadness that we announce that on January 31, 2022, Irene Yachimetz of Calmar passed away peacefully at the age of 89 years at the Leduc Community Hospital.

Irene is survived by her son Wally (Kim) of Calmar, son Nestor of Calmar, grandsons Bryan of Stony Plain, Christopher (Kirsten) of Edmonton. Irene is survived by one brother Bernard Markwart of Grande Prairie, along with numerous nieces and nephews.

Irene was predeceased by her loving husband of 40 years Stanley, parents Walter and Mable Markwart of Lougheed, brothers Orlin and Leo Markwart of Lougheed.

A Graveside Service will be held at 1:00pm on Friday, June 17, 2022, at the Leduc City Cemetery, 6108 – 43 Street, Leduc, AB

A time of fellowship and refreshments will follow at 1:30 pm at the Best Western Denham Inn,5207 50th Avenue, Leduc, Alberta

In lieu of flowers, the family would welcome donations to the Alzheimer’s Society of Canada in her memory.

Serenity Funeral Service – South
780 450 0101

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Leduc City Cemetery

6108 - 43 Street
Leduc, AB T9E 0G8

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Dionne DeGraw

Wally, Nestor, Bryan, Christopher, Kim, and Kristen, I am so deeply sorry for your loss of you mother and grandmother. Great Auntie Irene was a beautiful soul and the world is less bright and beautiful without her in it. Please know that I and the rest of our family are all here for you in this incredibly difficult time of loss, and that we will continue to be here throughout your healing. I love you all.

May you Rest In Peace, Auntie Irene.

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