Mary Pearl Smichura (August 3, 1934 – November 18, 2019)

Mary Pearl Smichura, resident of Grande Prairie, AB passed away at the QEII Hospital on Monday, November 18, 2019, at the age of 85 years.

Mary was born at home in Webster, AB, on August 3, 1934 to Mike and Pearl Jaskiw. Her married life was on a farm at Woking, AB, with the love of her life, Walter Smichura.

Mary will be mourned by her three daughters: Paulette (Larry) Larka, Marie (Bill) Chascha, and Brenda (Darrell) Smichura-Jerome; five grandchildren: Michelle, Tara, Shalene, Lyndsey, and Arielle; ten great-grandchildren; seven great great-grandchildren; brother Fred Jaskiw; sisters in-law Olga Kosinski and Sonja Jaskiw; as well as many nieces and nephews and countless friends.

Mary was predeceased by her husband Walter, grandson Lawrence, brothers Johnny and Bennie, as well as sister and brother in-law Anne and William Housman.

Funeral Mass was held on Friday, November 22, 2019, at 2:00pm, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Grande Prairie (10005 107 Ave.). Viewing was held prior at 1:00pm.

If you wish it make a memorial donation, Mary loved STARS (10911 123 St., Grande Prairie, AB, T8V 7Z3), or perform a random act of kindness in Mary’s memory.

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