It is with great sadness that the family of Emelia Rakochey (nee Giesinger) announces her passing after a brief illness, on Saturday, December 10, 2016, at the age of 81 years.
Emmy will be lovingly remembered by her husband of 54 years, Ernie–semicolon– her children, Daryl (Michele), Rob (Launie), Trish (Doug) and Deb (Geoff)–semicolon– her eight grandchildren, Aaron, Matthew, Tanner, Rory, Carter, Jerome, Brayden and Kurtis–semicolon– her sister, Betty-Ann (Max), her brother Peter (Jean) and her sister-in-law Carol (Andy). Emmy was predeceased by her brother John and her son John. Emmy will also be forever remembered by her many other family members and dear friends.
A Funeral Mass in memory of Emmy will be held on Friday, December 16, at 11:00 a.m., at Resurrection Church, 10555 – 50A Street NW, Edmonton, with Fr Mitchell Fidyka officiating.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alberta Cancer Foundation, 11560 University Avenue NW, Edmonton, AB, T6G 9Z9.