Chinski, Madeline Elsie

CHINSKI – Madeline (Madge) Elsie  Chinski. beloved wife of Fred Chinski  passed away in Brooks, AB on  Saturday, August 9th, 2003 at the age  of 70 years. Madeline was born in  Kayville, Saskatchewan on November  25th, 1932. She was the youngest  sister in her family of eleven. Madge  moved to Weyburn, Saskatchewan and  worked at the SourisValleyHospital  as a nurse’s aid. She married Fred  Chinski on April 29th, 1955 and they  resided in Saskatoon and later in  the farming community of Cedoux,  Saskatchewan. Madge and Fred have  resided in Brooks since 1997. More  than anything she loved her family.  Her children and grandchildren were   a source of inspiration and enjoyment  which gave her strength, courage and a strong will to live . She enjoyed;  gardening, reading books and long nature walks. Madge will be remembered  for her laughter and incredible sense of humour. Her parents and three  sisters predeceased her. Madge is also survived by her loving family,  husband Fred and six children, Audrey Thackeray and her husband Barry  of Brooks, Fred and his wife Faye of Okotoks, Murray and his wife Cheryl of  Stoney Plain, Leonard and his wife Sandy of Red Deer, Barbara Paquette of  Calgary and Darrald and his wife Jenni of Calgary; 11 grandchildren; 1 great  grandson; 7 brothers and numerous nieces and nephews. Prayer services  were held at 7:00 PM on Monday, August 11th and Funeral Mass was at  10:30 AM on Tuesday, August 12th at St. Mary’s Catholic Church. Active  Pallbearers were, Fred Chinski, Murray Chinski, Leonard Chinski, Darrald  Chinski, Barry Thackeray, and Wade Thackeray. Internment followed at  Brooks Cemetery. In memory of Madge, if friends desire, memorial tributes  may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, #102, 1865 Dunmore Road  SE, Medicine Hat T1A 1Z8. Arrangements in care of  SMITH FUNERAL HOME. Telephone 362-4636 or 1-866-362-4652.