July 27, 1917-
January 19, 2009
With heavy hearts we announce
the passing of our dear mom,
grandma, baba and perogie
Stella was born on July 27, 1917
in Swan Plain, Saskatchewan.
She lived in Norquay, Saskatchewan until 1958 . The family
then moved to B.C., where Stella called Quesnel home
until 1994. She then relocated to Chase spending 14
wonderful years. Stella passed away peacefully at Royal
Inland Hospital on January 19, 2009, with her family by her
She was pre-deceased by her husband George, granddaughter
Kristina, and son Romy.
She is survived by her sisters Alice Cherewick (Chase) , Ruth
Cronin (Winnipeg), brother Mike Cherewick (Quesnel).
Also, Pauline Huska, Angie Kohlen (Joe), Vicki Brears
(Kelly), Steve (Judy), Pat (Connie), Theresa Scott, Terry
(Linda), Marie Murray (Les), Trish David (Brian), Ivan (Laura),
30 grandchildren, 35 great grandchildren, 1 great-great
Stella loved to spend her time entertaining family and
friends. Gardening and knitting for all her grandchildren
and great grandchildren was her favorite activities. Stella’s
life was centered around her large family and there was
always room for one more at the table. She will be sadly
missed and was an inspiration to all who had the pleasure
of meeting her.
The family would like to extend their heartfelt thanks to the
professional and caring staff at the Chase ambulance and
Chase Diagnostic and Treatment Centre, Dr. Rollheiser
and the wonderful nurses on Emergency Ward 1 Royal
Funeral services will be held at St. Ann’s Catholic Church,