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Obituary - Phyllis Janke

Phyllis Janke

1927 - 2018

Cook Southland Funeral Chapel - Janke(2018)

Phyllis Janke of Medicine Hat, beloved wife of Clarence Janke, passed away on Monday, June 4, 2018, at the age of 91 years. Phyllis is survived by two sons, Tom Glynn of Warner and David Glynn of Saanichton, BC; three daughters, Donella Glynn of Lethbridge, Brenda (Chris) Sande of Rocky Mountain House, and Paulette (Randy) Konynenbelt of Nobleford; nine grandchildren and several great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, Donald Glynn of Warner in 1979; parents, Francis and Edith Perra of Red Deer; son-in-law, Randy Konynbelt; sister Hazel Baker and three brothers, Melvin, Frank and Ross Perra. Phyllis was born in Coronation, AB on March 12, 1927 and received her education in Veteran, AB and worked on the family farm. She also worked in Castor Covenant Hospital until 1946 and in 1947, Phyllis moved to Warner, AB where she worked in the General Store until 1948. She married the manager, Donald Glynn and together they owned and operated the Store and raised their five children until 1969 when they sold the Store and moved to Lethbridge, AB. In October of 1982, she married Clarence Janke of Walsh where together they operated the family farm in the Graburn district until 1998 when they retired to Medicine Hat. A Private Graveside service was held at Hillside Cemetery.


  1. Eileen Stahl:
    Jun 09, 2018 at 12:21 PM

    I was saddened to read of Phyllis' passing.
    My deepest sympathy goes out to you and your family at this time of sorrow.
    Your genealogy friend, Eileen Stahl

  2. Heather Fischer:
    Jun 09, 2018 at 12:26 PM

    Dear Pauly

    Stan & I offer our sincere condolences on the passing of your Mom. May God grant you His peace through this difficult time. Hugs and prayers! Stan&Heather

  3. Janice Madsen:
    Jun 11, 2018 at 11:09 PM

    Clarence condolences to you and the family on the passing of Phyllis from Edith. Janice and Sheila. Voices from the past hopefully you remember. 2407 5 Avenue North

  4. Faye (Jim) Knoblick:
    Jun 13, 2018 at 10:28 AM

    So sorry to hear of the passing of Phyllis...take care all of thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  5. Marge Ensminger:
    Jun 13, 2018 at 10:08 PM

    Clarence: Very saddened to hear of Phyllis' passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you and Phyllis' family especially during this difficult time. Please take care of yourself.

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