Annmarie DuekerJuly 10, 2017
Annmarie Christine Dueker (Nee Kolla)
October 4, 1938 – July 10, 2017
Annmarie passed away peacefully on July 10, 2017, on the day after celebrating her 60th wedding anniversary to Jerome. She is survived by her husband Jerome; children Gerry (Shirley), Danny (Myrna), Charlene, Arlene (Ray), Lyn (Daryl); one brother Cleon (Jo) Kolla; 8 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. Annmarie was predeceased by her infant son Richard David, her father Martin Kolla, mother Marie (Nee Richardson) Kolla, brother George Kolla, son-in-law Bob Lesmeister and step mother Ann (Nee Walerius) Kolla. Annmarie was born in Cudworth, SK on October 4, 1938 and married Jerome Dueker on July 9, 1957. She was a loving and caring wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend. She loved gardening, crocheting and loved when the kids came home, usually on Saturday afternoons. Mom you will be deeply missed by everyone you knew. You will never be forgotten. We love you. The family would like to express our deepest thanks to the nurses on 5th floor Medicine at St. Paul’s Hospital. You were truly amazing with our Mother. Special thanks to Daphne Powell, Palliative Care Coordinator at St. Paul’s Hospital, the Spiritual Committee of Columbian Manor and to everyone who had extended well wishes to the family during this time. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society (440 2nd Ave. N, Saskatoon, SK S7K 2C3). The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 AM on Friday, July 14, 2017 at Holy Spirit Parish (114 Kingsmere Place, Saskatoon) with Rite of Committal to follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. The Celebrant will be Fr. Denis Phaneuf. Arrangements in care of Chelsea Krentz - Mourning Glory Funeral Services (306) 978-5200.