On May 10, 2016, Mrs. Emelia Eleniak of Lamont, formerly of Chipman, AB, passed away peacefully at the age of 86 years.
Emelia will be fondly remembered by her loving children, Ben (Ulana) Weleschuk, Elaine (Eugene) Semotiuk, Theresa (Rudy) Warawa and Terry (Debi); nine precious grandchildren, Andrew (Tanya), Stephanie, Michelle (Curtis), Christopher, Jason, Steven, Colby, Taryn and Kelsey; one great-grandson, Luke; sister, Evangeline (Frank); brothers and sisters-in-law, Pauline, Steve (Anne), Paul, Stanley (Irene), Adeline (Allan), Lawrence (Betty) and Pauline. Emelia was predeceased by her husbands, Mike (1956) and Walter (2012); parents, Nick and Mary Chudyk; sister-in-law, Irene; and brothers-in-law, Isaac, Peter and Dan.
Emelia was a quiet, hard-working and caring mom, baba and great-baba to her family. She has many friends and relatives who will miss her dearly.
The family would like to thank the staff and residents at Beaverhill Lodge for their friendship and care as well as the nursing staff at the Lamont Health Care Centre for their compassionate care.
Prayer Service Sunday, May 15 at 7:30 p.m. at Sts. Peter and Paul Ukrainian Catholic Church, Mundare, AB.
Divine Liturgy Monday, May 16 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Mary’s Ukrainian Catholic Church, Chipman, AB. Interment to follow in the Church Cemetery. In lieu of other tributes, donations may be made to St. Mary’s Ukrainian Catholic Church, Chipman, AB.