With sad and heavy hearts we announce the passing of Elsie (Tasia) Tymko ( Mandziak).
As a young girl, Mom attended St. Joseph’s School on the farm near Ituna. After finishing school she helped on the family farm as well as held a few small jobs. On May 17, 1941 she was united in marriage to Mike Tymko. They resided on the farm east of Ituna. Elsie remained on the farm until 1973 when she moved to Yorkton. In 2007, she moved to Regina for a year then to Kamloops until her passing.
Elsie always found time with her busy farm life to quilt, crochet, knit, sew, garden as well as have a beautiful flower beds.
She was predeased by her husband Mike on August 6, 1969; siblings Anne, John, Metro, Katie, Mike, Mary, Polly, Alex, Bill, Betty, and Nike. Left to cherish Elsie's memory is her daughter Gail (Denis) Henri, sons Allan (Evelyn) and Glenn (Sue). Four grandchildren: Darcy, Darren, Jenna and Kristy. Four great grandsons: Lucus, Lee, twins Luke and Kayden. Her sister, Julia, and her family as well as many nieces and nephews.
Thank you to the Pallbearers, and a special thank you to the staff at Riverbend Manor and Jemstone Jade East for all their care and compassion in caring for Mom.
Elsie Tymko of Kamloops, formerly of Yorkton, passed away September 5, 2018 at the age of 98 years.
Prayers for Elsie Tymko will be offered on Monday, September 10 at 7:00 pm from the Chapel of Christie's Funeral Home in Yorkton.
A Funeral Service will be held for Elsie on Tuesday, September 11 at 10:00 am also from the Chapel of Christie's Funeral Home with Fr. Raymond Lukie, CSsR officiating.
Interment will follow in the Yorkton City Cemetery.