LeeAnn Elkie GardnerDecember 1, 2017
LeeAnn Elkie Gardner
It is with deep sorrow we announce the death of LeeAnn. She passed away peacefully in the presence of her family on Friday, December 1, 2017 at Royal University Hospital in Saskatoon, SK. LeeAnn was born on April 10, 1966 in Swan River, Manitoba to loving parents Daniel and Hilda (Tulman) Elkie. She completed her education in Swan River, achieved Grade 8 in piano, was involved in band, figure skating, soccer, choir, 4H – Woody Trail Rides and her church. LeeAnn attended Assiniboine Community College Parkland Campus in Dauphin, completing the 2 year program in Business Administration. Her career was based on working with numerous financial institutions, as well as marketing. LeeAnn married Daniel “Dan” Gardner on June 30, 1996 in Yorkton, SK. LeeAnn’s great accomplishment was the birth of their daughter Kimberley Bailey Gardner in 1999. LeeAnn was always involved with Bailey’s activities: skating, dance, music, horse competitions and celebrated every achievement. As a family they enjoyed camping trips, boating and going on memorable family vacations to Alaska and Florida. LeeAnn is lovingly remembered by her daughter Bailey; parents Daniel and Hilda Elkie; sister Florence (Graham) Giroux and their children Bryn, Jace and Carson; brother-in-law Glen Sagert and his son Kyle (Dianne) and Ikinilik Sagert; father-in-law Jack Gardner; brother-in-law Shaun (Lorraine) Gardner and their children Taylor and Tanner; brother-in-law Rodney (Keri) Gardner and their children Brie and Grayson; as well as other extended family and friends. A Celebration of LeeAnn’s Life will be held at 2:00 PM on Friday, December 8, 2017 at Emmanuel Baptist Church (1636 Acadia Dr.) in Saskatoon. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to World Vision Canada (1 World Dr, Mississauga, ON L5T 2Y4). Arrangements in care of Chelsea Krentz – Mourning Glory Funeral Services (306) 978-5200.