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Obituary - Connie Sheardown

Connie Sheardown

1939 - 2019

Cook Southland Funeral Chapel - Sheardown(2019)

Mrs. Catherine Mary ‘Connie’ Sheardown, beloved wife of the late Mr. James ‘Jim’ Sheardown, passed away peacefully at the St. Joseph’s Home - Carmel Hospice in Medicine Hat on Monday, March 11, 2019, at the age of 79 years. Connie leaves to cherish her memory four children: James (Coreen) Sheardown, Scott (Brenda) Sheardown, Donna-Lee (Collin) Sheardown-Stabler, Carmen (Mike) Rath; seven grandchildren, Brock Sheardown, Shelby Sheardown, Christopher Sheardown, Jake Rath, Travis Rath, Rylan Stabler and Tyson Stabler. She was predeceased by her husband, Jim, in 2011; parents, John and May Slobodin; daughter, Colleen Sheardown in 2018 as well as all eight of her siblings. Connie was born in Maple Creek, Saskatchewan on September 30, 1939. She has resided in the Medicine Hat area since 1964 and will be fondly remembered by all those whose lives she touched. Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at Cook Southland Funeral Chapel, 901 - 13 Street S.W., Medicine Hat on Thursday, March 14, 2019, between 7:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. A Celebration of Connie’s life will be held at St. Barnabas Anglican Church, 635 - 4 Street S.E., Medicine Hat on Friday, March 15, 2019, at 2:00 P.M. with the Rev. Dr. Oz Lorentzen officiating. Interment will follow later in the day at Hillside Cemetery. If friends so desire, memorial tributes in Connie’s name may be made to the St. Barnabas Anglican Church, 635 - 4 Street S.E., Medicine Hat, Alberta, T1A 0L1.


  1. Deb and Alan Deans:
    Mar 12, 2019 at 10:17 PM

    Our sincere sympathy to your entire family. You’re in our thoughts and prayers.

  2. Kathryn Exner:
    Mar 12, 2019 at 10:24 PM

    Dear Sheardown family,

    I send my sincerest sympathies to each of you. Connie has been a pillar in our church and we will miss her dearly. It has been a journey for your family this year. Please know you are in my prayers. May you feel the comfort and presence of love in the family and people who mourn with you.

  3. Lynda Zieb:
    Mar 12, 2019 at 11:01 PM

    My deepest sympathies on the passing of dearest Connie

  4. Gwen Ibach:
    Mar 13, 2019 at 04:20 PM

    Our thoughts are with your family at this difficult time.
    Gwen Ibach, Leanne Wilk, Carla Brigden and Joelene Blackman

  5. shelley arkley and ken simaluk:
    Mar 13, 2019 at 09:07 PM

    Carmen and family: I am so sorry for your loss of a beautiful mother...I too lost my mama last year in extremely hard to lose your heart and soul are with you all at this very hard time...thinking of your family and you Carmen

  6. Patrick and Judy Nieman:
    Mar 14, 2019 at 05:47 PM

    We want to express our sympathy and let you know that our thoughts are with you.

  7. J.P. and Paddi Gallimore:
    Mar 14, 2019 at 08:25 PM

    We are so sorry to read about Connie's passing. When I think of her it always brings a smile to my face as we had such a fun time and many laughs working the Fencing Club bingo's together. She will be missed. Sending our deepest condolences to the families.

  8. Bob & June Thomson, Diane Good:
    Mar 15, 2019 at 01:58 PM

    Donna-Lee & Family;
    We are so sorry to hear about your mother. We hope you and your family and your wonderful memories will help through this time. Our sincere sympathies.

  9. Mary Sheardown:
    Mar 15, 2019 at 05:50 PM

    We are so sorry for your loss.Our condolences to your whole family.Your mom will be missed; she was a great lady.
    Aunt Mary, Wayne, Scott and Darren Sheardown.

  10. Megan Slobodin:
    Mar 16, 2019 at 11:35 PM

    Blessings on you , Aunt Connie. Though we may not understand the connection, we know and love you for the link with us. Blessings on you and on us all.

  11. Anita Bosch:
    Mar 19, 2019 at 11:03 PM

    Such s great lady to be around. My sincerest sympathy to all of you. Love Anita and Family

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