Malvina Marie Dellezay (nee Desjardins)
With family at her side, mom passed away peacefully on Thursday, July 26, 2018 at Parkridge Centre at the age of 88. Malvina was born in St. Denis on January 25, 1930, the youngest child of Josepha and Octavia Desjardins. She married Joseph Dellezay on August 16, 1948 and they were married for 29 years, before Joseph passed away. They had 9 children, Robert (Sally); Andre (Mercedes); Angie (Jack Rob); Yvonne (deceased 1953); Roger (Judy); Edmour (deceased 2009); George (Debbie); Marian (Mike Gittings); Henry (Daphne). In addition to her children, she is also survived by 13 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren, 2 sisters-in-law Madeleine Denis and Theresa Buckna, as well as many nieces and nephews. Malvina loved quilting, gardening, bowling, volunteering in the Church and community and spending time with her family and friends. She especially loved her cat companions. The Vigil for Malvina will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 31, 2018. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, August 1, 2018. Both services will be held at St. Patrick’s Parish, 3339 Centennial Dr, Saskatoon with Fr. Gerard Cooper as Celebrant. The Rite of Committal will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery. The family would like to thank the staff at Parkridge Centre for the excellent care that was given to mom over the past few years. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her name to Parkridge Centre Eastridge 1, or to the Saskatchewan Alzheimer Society. Arrangements in care of Mourning Glory Funeral Services (306) 978-5200.