Kay Clarke 1938 – 2016

Kay Clarke passed away peacefully with family by her side on Saturday, October 22, 2016 at the Regina General Hospital, Regina, SK at the age of 78 years.

Kay's memory will be forever cherished by her family, husband Ken Clarke of Estevan, SK; daughter Brenda (Kevin) Turk and their children, Megan, Jennifer (James) Fyke, Amanda (Clinton) and Kyle of Thompson, MB; daughter Michelle (Gordon) McKelkie of Estevan; daughter Cheryl (Kelvin) Fonstad and their son Levi of Lanigan, SK. Kay will also be missed by Ken's children, James (Stephanie) Clarke and Deb Clarke both of B.C; brothers, Ralph (Yvonne) Schoff and Edward Schoff; sisters, Lousie Schindel, Irene (Albert) Daniels and Marion (Robert) Makellky; brother in law John (Jenny) McKelkie; sisters in law, Joyce Schoff and Eileen Schoff as well as numerous nieces, nephews and many friends.

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Kay was predeceased by her parents, Joseph and Phyllis Schoff; husband Kasmer McKelkie; brothers, Joe Schoff, Jake Schoff and Tony (Hazel) Schoff; brother in law Bill Schindel; sister in law Judy Schoff.

The Prayer service for Kay was held on Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Hall Funeral Services, Estevan with Mr. Doug Third officiating. The Funeral Service was held on Thursday, October 27, 2016 at 1:30 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church, Estevan with The Rev. Mark Osborne presiding. Interment took place at Souris Valley Memorial Gardens. The lunch reception was held at The Plaza - Days Inn. 

In memory of Kay, memorial donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Saskatchewan Inc., 1738 Quebec Avenue, Unit 26, Saskatoon, SK, S7K 1V9 or to the Canadian Diabetes Association, 917 Albert Street, Regina, SK, S4R 2P6.

Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Hall Funeral Services, Estevan.

Kay’s family would like to extend their appreciation to the following: friends and family for their support, donations, flowers and food, Mr. Doug Third for the lovely Prayer Service, Margaret and Rebecca Duncan for playing the piano and singing, Rev. Mark Osborne for presiding at mom’s Funeral Service and to the Anglican Church friends for the bulletins, dainties, choir and lunch, Trinity Lutheran Church, Rev. Mike Sinclair for writing the eulogy and to Shirley Petterson for reading the eulogy on behalf of Mike, Ken Harris, Joan Phair and Melodye Pierson for reading at the service, the pallbearers,  all the staff at the Days Inn and to Hall Funeral Services for taking just good care of us. 

We are truly blessed!

Ken Clarke, Brenda and Kevin Turk, Cheryl and Kelvin Fonstad, 

Michelle and Gordon McKelkie and families

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