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Obituary - Esther Wilkinson

Esther Wilkinson

1931 - 2021

Cook Southland Funeral Chapel - Wilkinson(2021)

Esther Wilkinson was born in Lockwood, SK. on July 20, 1931, and passed away at the Medicine Hat Regional Hospital on Tuesday, September 7, 2021, at the age of 90 years. Her passing was a result of contracting the Delta variant of Covid-19. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, aunt, and sister. We encourage all eligible individuals to get fully vaccinated, just as Esther was. She leaves to cherish her memory: daughters, Debbie (Morris) Young and Barbara (Lorne) Jeal; grandchildren, Jason Young, Justin (Tanna) Young and their son, Alex, Quinton (Shelley) Young and their daughters, Haidyn and Addison, Bryan (Allison) Jeal and their sons, Kaiden and Isaac, Kieran (Achla) Jeal, Chelsie Jeal (Gord McKay), Kattie Therrien, Michelle Therrien, Robert Therrien, and Joey Therrien; sisters, Margaret Schroeder and Ruth Wojnowski; daughters-in-law, Val (Bob) Therrien and Leslie (Kevin) Therrien as well as numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, Wilfred Therrien; sons, Robert ‘Bob’ Therrien and Kevin Therrien; parents, David and Katherine Krell and siblings, Sarah Rettger, Leo Krell, Lydia Rettger, Dorothy Norris, Edward Krell, Peter Krell, Henry Krell, Ida Franks. A Private Interment will take place at Regina, SK. with the Reverend Canon Gene Packwood officiating. If friends so desire, donations in memory of Esther may be made to the animal shelter of your choice.


  1. Richard and Melanie Miller:
    Sep 14, 2021 at 11:39 AM

    Our condolences and prayers to the family of Auntie Esther. I have very fond memories of Auntie, she always put a smile on your face and made you laugh when seeing her and visiting at Grandma Sarah's home. Rest In Peace Auntie.

  2. Wendy McOmber and Stan Schwartzenberger:
    Sep 17, 2021 at 08:48 PM

    Dear Miss Chelsie:

    We were sorry to hear about the passing of your Grandma. We know that she would be immensely proud of the strong, confident, compassionate woman that you have grown up to be. Stan and I send our condolences to you, Barb and your family.

    Love Wendy and Stan

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