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OSZUST, Marjorie (nee ELOCK)


Obit - Marjorie Oszust

It is with heavy hearts the family of Marjorie Jean Oszust announce her passing peacefully on May 10, 2020 at the age of 91 years. 

Marjorie was born on March 31, 1929 in the family home in Edmonton, Alberta.  A child of an R.C.M.P. Officer, Marjorie lived with her family in Edmonton until they moved to the farm outside of Glendon, Alberta (Beacon Corner) in 1938.  Marjorie lived in her own home on the farm until she passed away at the Bonnyville Healthcare Centre.

Margie loved her hats and her beautiful flower garden.  She was an avid gardener and an amazing cook. 

She will be sadly missed by her daughter, Donna (Doug) McPherson; sons, Roger, Allan (Sherry), Daryl & John (Olga); 8 grandchildren, Crystal (Ron), Kelly (Mike), Laura (Jeremy), Cristin, Darren (Oksana), Daryl Jr., Daniel (Marlayna) & Mikhylo; 12 great-grandchildren, Kristy, Kenya, Kayna, Micah, Sianna, Asher, Maddex, Zach, Camryn, Ryder, Gabriel & Bradley; sisters-in-law, Marillyn Elock & Paulette Elock; & numerous (great-) nieces & nephews.  Marjorie was predeceased by her husband, Mike Oszust; children, Judy, Daniel & Darren; parents, Andrew & Martha (nee Skakun); infant brother, Andrew; sister, Rose Bohach; brothers, Andrew Jr. & Allen.

Our family would like to thank the doctors, nurses & medical personnel, especially Dr. Leonard DeFreitas, for the wonderful care Marjorie received while at the hospital.  A Private Funeral Service was held at Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel, St. Paul.  Reverend Father Peter Haugen officiated with interment in Holy Trinity Ukrainian Orthodox Cemetery, Glendon.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Alberta Heart & Stroke Foundation or Haying in the 30s (Cancer Support Society) c/o 5626 – 51 Street, St. Paul, AB T0A 3A1. To send condolences online, please visit

GRACE GARDENS FUNERAL CHAPEL, 5626 - 51 Street, St. Paul, AB T0A 3A1 780-645-2677