Lena Yaremko

Born: Sun., May 25, 1930
Died: Tue., Feb. 6, 2018

Funeral Service

1:00 PM Fri., Mar. 02, 2018
Location: Westlock Funeral Home & Crematorium Ltd.

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Details to followYAREMKO, Lena
May 25th, 1930 – February 6th, 2018
Lena passed away peacefully on  February 6th, 2018. She was born to John and Mary Demurak, the second oldest of six girls. On July 20th,1950, she married Mike Yaremko. Together they raised three children; Janice (Robert) Tinant, Bill (Leslie) Yaremko and Rose (Gary) Kohlsmith.  She is also survived by five grandchildren and nine great grandchildren. Lena loved the Clyde Community and all her neighbors in which she was very activeShe was involved in the Clyde United Church and Choir, the UCW and the AG Society. She curled, bowled, and went to most events at the drop in centre. Lena was known for her great big roasters of hundreds of little tasty cabbage rolls. She loved the farm and was busy all the time. Her garden was also amazing and she was a very hard worker. Her family gives thanks for the wonderful gift she was in their lives. She was the best of mothers and made her children, grandchildren, and grandchildren many fond memories. She will be missed and mourned but never forgotten. She was an extremely caring, kindhearted, gentle and giving person. A celebration of Life will be held Friday, March 2nd, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. at the Westlock Funeral Home with Reverend Lilley Glebe officiating. Interment at Dungannon Cemetery. Donations gratefully accepted to AHS Westlock Continuing Care Dementia Unit in c/o 10004-105 Street, Westlock, AB T7P 1V2. Westlock Funeral Home & Crematorium Ltd. (780-349-3474)

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Roseann LaPlace
   Posted Tue February 13, 2018
I have many memories of your mom when we were neighbors and when I visited her in Westlock. Sending Sympathy and Hugs to you and your families, Rose, Bill and Janice.

Roseann LaPlace
   Posted Thu February 15, 2018
Such true words that you have expressed about your mom in her obituary. Sorry that I am away and will not be able to join you in celebrating your mom’s life on March 2nd. Sending Love from France, Roseann

Bev and Joe Biggeman
   Posted Tue February 20, 2018
So sorry to hear of Lena's passing. Thinking of you all and sending our deepest sympathies.

Joan Brost
   Posted Tue February 20, 2018
I remember your Mom from curling days. Always such a happy person. Made me feel so welcome at Clyde. I visited folks at the Long Term Care and she was right there if I was reading to a group. She will be missed.

Diane Berg
   Posted Mon February 26, 2018
Our sympathies are with you all. I remember that Auntie Lena always had the coffee on. I have very fond memories of summers on the farm . Wish we could attend the funeral , but unable to be there. Please know that our thoughts and prayers will be with you .

David Magdiak
   Posted Tue February 27, 2018
I am sorry to hear of Lena's passing. Keeping you in my thoughts and prayers at this difficult time

David Magdiak
   Posted Wed February 28, 2018


Deepest Condolences on the passing of Auntie Lena. David, Sara and Nathaniel

Betty Dell
   Posted Wed March 07, 2018
I am sorry to hear of your mom's passing. I will always remember her big smile and cute little giggle . And of course working on the farm with the big rubber boots and the smell of baking at your house.! She was a kind gentle lady and raised her children well.

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