Marion Terway

Obituary of Marion Terway

Marion Agnes Terway of Daysland, Alberta passed away on Sunday, June 10, 2018, at the age of 69 years.

Marion was born to Joseph and Anne Gumpinger in Macklin Saskatchewan on January 4th, 1949.

She attended school in Denzil SK.  In June 1976 at the age of 27 she married Larry Terway, they had three children. 

Marion loved her family. Her warm giving heart, incredible work ethic and complete and utter devotion to her family made her someone we all could admire. Her deep faith carried her throughout her life.  She enjoyed working in her garden, volunteering, attending grandchildren’s sporting events, watching curling and Roughrider football.  Marion was an essential part of the farm. She drove grain truck, picked up parts, and always ensured everyone received one of her hot meals in the field. 

Left to cherish her memory are her husband Larry; children Shannon (Corey) Omoth of Daysland, Karen of Edmonton and Michael (April) of Daysland; grandchildren Colby, Jillian, Landon and Scottie; brothers Leonard (Geraldine), Gerard (Patricia); sisters Kathleen Leibel, Audrey (Ray) Heck, Lucille (Louie) Chrystian, Elaine Scheelar; sister-in-law Leona; as well as numerous sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews and friends.

Marion was predeceased by her parents Joseph and Anne; her brothers Richard and Frank; and brother-in-law Sebastian Leibel.

A Prayer Vigil was held at 7:00 p.m., Thursday, June 14, 2018, from Our Lady of the Prairies Roman Catholic Church in Daysland.

A Funeral Mass was held at 10:30 a.m., Friday, June 15, 2018, from Our Lady of the Prairies Roman Catholic Church in Daysland with Father Carlos Nunez officiating. Interment has taken place at the Daysland Cemetery.

If family and friends so desire, memorial contributions are gratefully accepted to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, or to S.T.A.R.S. Air Ambulance, or to the Daysland Hospital Auxiliary.