Beverly Jean Ann Kraychy (nee Sands), 1941 – 2017

Beverly Jean Ann Kraychy passed away with family by her side on November 17, 2017 in Rocky Mountain House, AB, at the age of 76 years.

She was born in Estevan, SK to Robert and Leona Sands. It was in Estevan where she met Fred Kraychy and later married. During their first years they lived in both Saskatchewan and Alberta before settling permanently with their three children in Rocky Mountain House in 1971.

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Beverly was a long time volunteer in the community being involved with the Legion Ladies Auxiliary, Hospital Auxiliary and Meals on Wheels for many years. She will be remembered for her kindness and selflessness as she always put others first.

Beverly will be lovingly remembered by her husband of 57 years, Fred; her brother Barry Sands (Della) of Estevan, SK; her son, Perry (Karla), daughters, Jacqueline (Brad), Jodi (Greg); and grandchildren, Shianne (Nick), Bradley, Tyler, Parker, Travis, Jordyn and Jessie.

Beverly was pre-deceased by her mother, Leona and father, Robert.

‘Though the heart aches with loss and pain, the memories will always remain.’

A private family celebration of Beverly’s life will be held at a later date.

Memorial donations may be made to the Rocky General Hospital Palliative Care Unit, JDRF (Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation) or to the charity of the donor’s choice.

Condolences may be forwarded to


Rocky and Sylvan Lake Funeral Homes and Crematorium, your Golden Rule Funeral Homes, entrusted with the arrangements.   403-845-2626

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