Olga Motiuk

April 24, 1929 – July 18, 2017


On Tuesday, July 18, 2017, Olga Motiuk of Lavoy, Alberta passed away peacefully at the age of 88 years.

Olga is survived by her loving family, husband John of 67 years of marriage; children Joyce, Marian Wengreniuk, Ernie (Pat), Alice (Randy) Altheim, Bishop David; grandchildren Candace (Sean) Pettie, Matthew (Joice) Altheim; great-grandchildren William; Sophia and Madeline Pettie; brother Walter (Anne) Sawchuk; sister Alice Caspar; along with numerous relatives and friends.  Olga was predeceased by her; children Marilyn and Dennis; parents William (Anne) Sawchuk; son-in-law George Wengreniuk; sister Emily Swihun; brothers-in-law Steve Swihun and Otto Caspar.

A Divine Liturgy of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, July 22, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at Holy Trinity Ukrainian Catholic Church (5705-51 St.) in Vegreville, Alberta with Bishop David Motiuk and Clergy officiating.  Interment to follow in the Lavoy Community Cemetery.  Memorial donations may be made to the “Holy Trinity Ukrainian Catholic Parish”, Sister Servants of Mary Immaculate” or to the “Covenant Foundation – St. Joseph’s General Hospital.”