Peacefully on July 1st, 2016, Yvonne Frances Poot of St. Albert, Alberta passed away at the age of 56 years after a short and courageous battle with cancer.
Yvonne is lovingly remembered by her husband, Marc–semicolon– two sons: Ryan (Tasha) and Colin–semicolon– parents: Fred and Sylvia Kandera–semicolon– sister, Michelle McDougall–semicolon– nieces: Samantha (Joel) and Emily all of Winnipeg–semicolon– and sister, Sonia Kandera (Amir Faiz) of Edmonton.
Yvonne is also remembered by mother-in-law, Dolores Poot (late father-in-law, Neil Poot Sr.)–semicolon– brothers-in-law: Chris (Kerry) and family, Neil (Sheila) and family all of Winnipeg.
Yvonne worked for the Government of Canada in Edmonton for many years since moving to Alberta with her family.
The family wishes to thank the medical staff at the Cross Cancer Institute (Edmonton) and the medical, palliative and nursing staff at Sturgeon Community Hospital (St. Albert) for their kindness and compassion while Yvonne was in their care.
If friends so desire, memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, #201, 9452 – 51 Avenue NW, Edmonton, Alberta, T6E 5A6.