Matilda Enyedy (July 3, 2018-October 18, 1927)

Matilda Enyedy, a former resident of Spirit River, passed away at the Queen Elizabeth II Hospital in Grande Prairie on July 3, 2018 at the age of 90.

Matilda (nee Simon) was born in Prudhomme, Sask. on Oct. 18, 1927. She and her husband and family moved to their farm in Bonanza in 1963. Barney and Matilda moved to Spirit River in 1980. In November 2017, she moved to the Lakeview Lodge for Seniors in Clairmont.

Matilda was a loving mother, kind, loyal, strong and nurturing lady. People who knew her would describe her as a sweet, gentle soul and a true friend.

An avid gardener, Matilda had a gift for creating beautiful flowerbeds and landscapes. She won several best yard awards while living in Spirit River.

Matilda will be sadly missed by her three sons – Don (Yvette); Jim (Debbie); and Les (Joann); daughter Rita; nine grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.
She was predeceased by her husband Barney (1989), great-grandson Blaine (2009) and son Jerry (2016).

A celebration of her life will be held in mid-September. Memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Heart and Stroke Foundation or condolences may be sent to the Oliver’s Funeral Home.

Dearest Mom,
May you now walk amongst your Lord in Heaven with grace and free of pain. God Bless!