The family of the late Lena Danyliuk age 91 of Yorkton and formally Theodore beloved wife of the late Edward Danyliuk sadly announce her passing on August 26, 2021 in Yorkton, SK. A memorial service will be held on Tuesday August 31, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. from the chapel of Christie's Funeral Home and Crematorium in Yorkton with interment to follow at Yorkton Memorial Garden's with Fr. Michael Faryna officiating.
Lena Danyliuk, beloved wife of the late Edward Danyliuk passed away peacefully at Aspen Bluffs Villa on August 26, 2021 at the age of 91 years.
Lena was born September 11, 1929 to Unufrey and Maria (Medelko) Feniuk on the family farm near Insinger. She attended Asgarth School. In October 1949 she married Edward Danyliuk and began her farm life. The couple were blessed with one daughter Beverley. In 1989 they moved to Theodore. She was a member of Westbrook Ukrainian Orthodox Church and Ladies Aid. Lena was an excellent cook and loved to bake. She was very neat and organized. Cross-stitching, crocheting and sewing were some of her pastimes as well as word search and watching television. In 2008 Lena moved to an apartment in Yorkton and in August 2016 she moved to Aspen Bluffs Villa.
Her grandchildren and great-grandchildren were very special to her. She was very proud of all of them.
She is predeceased by her husband Edward; son-in-law Edward Foster and all of her siblings Katherine Feniuk, Nellie Moldowan, Katherine Lysak, Mary Moldowan, and her brothers Walter, Edward, Metro, and Nick Feniuk.
She leaves to mourn her passing and celebrate her life, daughter Beverley and her husband David Wilson; Grandchildren Leonard (Mandi) Foster and their children Cole and Reid; Sharlene (Scott) Fitzsimmons and their children Sadie, Jackson, and Owen; her sisters-in-law Betty Feniuk, June Skrepnick, Adele Danyliuk; brothers-in-law Gordon Danyliuk and John Maleschuk; as well as many nieces, nephews and other relatives.
The Cantor for the service was Yvonne Panchuk and the Orthodox Church Choir. Lena was carried to her final resting place by Leonard Foster, Wayne Lysak, Wes Moldowan, Garry Gawryliuk, Dwain Maleschuk, and Lionel Turcotte serving as casketbearers.
The family would like to thank the staff at Aspen Bluffs Villa for their compassionate care of Lena for the past five years.
Those wishing to make donations in Lena's memory may do so by donating to Alzheimer's Society of Saskatchewan.
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