Obituary for Elna Oelke
It is with heavy hearts that the family of Elna “Bonnie” Oelke of Cold Lake, Alberta announces her passing on Thursday, August 3, 2017, at the age of 73 years.
Bonnie will be forever remembered and loved by her spouse of 28 years: Bud Heide of Cold Lake, AB; two sons: Alan (Crystal) Oelke of Comox, BC, Robbie (Rachell) Oelke of Courtenay, BC; six grandchildren: Elijah, Briana, Makenna, Hope, Kristina, Chloe; two brothers: Albert Lavergne (Ingrid Johnson) of Edmonton, AB, Peter (Lois) Ulfsten of Cold Lake, AB; two sisters: Annette ((Gary) Patrick of Leduc, AB, Maria Comeau of Cold Lake, AB; as well as numerous nieces, nephews & other relatives.
Bonnie was predeceased by her parents: Elling & Marjorie Ulfsten; sister: Anna Ulfsten.
Public Visitation, Wednesday, August 9, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. at Memento Funeral Chapel, Cold Lake, AB. Funeral Service, Thursday, August 10, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. Lakeland Inn, Cold Lake, AB with Reverend Stephen Sparks officiating. Pallbearers: Alan Oelke, Robbie Oelke, Albert Lavergne, Peter Ulfsten, Paul Heide, Kevin Heide. Final Resting Place, Lakeview Cemetery, Cold Lake, AB.
Memorial tributes in memory of Bonnie may be sent to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, 10985-124 St NW, Edmonton, AB T5M 0H9.