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In Loving Memory Of

Arlene Chrenek


Arlene Chrenek passed away peacefully at her home in Grande Prairie on Saturday, September 16, 2017, at the age of 91 years.

Arlene was born in Centreville, NS, on December 24, 1925. She moved to the Kleskun Hills region at about the age of 5, with her parents Tuttle and Minnie Graham. Arlene took secretarial and bookkeeping training and worked at a few locations including Oliver’s Funeral Home before raising her family. Then she worked at Dyer Tire, and Culligan.

After retirement, Arlene was active on the condo boards at The Chateau, and The Gardens at Emerald Park. She was also an active member of the Craft Club at The Gardens where she enjoyed the social contact and many knitting projects.

Arlene is survived by her sons: John (Judy), and Ken (Cynthia); daughter Myrna (Wendell) Robideau; 15 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren. She will be missed by her surviving family members and friends.

Arlene was predeceased by her husband Peter, daughters Karen and Anne, son Brian, grandson Austin Harrison, and brother John Graham.

At Arlene’s request, no Funeral Service will be held. The family is inviting family members and friends to coffee and dessert in remembrance of Arlene on Sunday, September 24, 2017 at 2:00pm at Oliver’s Funeral Home in Grande Prairie (10005 107 Ave.).

Memorial donations may be made to CNIB (229, 9804 100 Ave., Grande Prairie, AB, T8V 0T8) or to a charity of one’s choice.

In Loving Memory of

Arlene Chrenek
(Maiden: Graham)


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Funeral Service Details

Memorial Gathering
Sunday, September 24, 2017
2:00 PM
Oliver's Funeral Home
10005 - 107 Ave
Grande Prairie, AB
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