Posted: March 26th, 2021

Maxine Mehalko

1930 – 2021

Mrs. Maxine Mehalko of Lethbridge, beloved wife of the late Mr. Joseph Mehalko, passed away at Chinook Regional Hospital on Monday, March 22, 2021 at the age of 90 years.

Maxine was a full-time mom and farm wife in the Sundial area, before moving with husband Joe, to Lethbridge in 2011. She always lovingly remembered her life on the farm and had a special fondness of all the animals, especially cats. She enjoyed gardening, ladies curling, golfing at the Picture Butte Golf Course, and was an original season ticket holder of the Lethbridge Hurricanes.

Maxine is survived by her children, Cindy Rasmussen of Lethbridge, Colleen (Mike) Ciarla of Calgary, and Jo Anne Henderson of Grande Prairie; beloved grandchildren, Glen (Sarah) Rasmussen, Ashley Rasmussen, Mitchell (Lani) Carpenter, Caylee (Obed) Maurice and Lucas Stauffer; as well as adored great grandchildren Khloe and Jack Rasmussen, Cruise and Kashlyn Carpenter and Ellie Maurice; siblings Harold Dunn, Howard Dunn and Melva (Dennis) Cleland; as well as numerous nieces and nephews and their families.

She was predeceased by her husband Joe; oldest brother and his wife Herbert (Ethel) Dunn; two sister in laws Fay Dunn and Louise Dunn and three half-sisters Merlene (Tony) Wolters, Myrle (Jack) Furman, and Myrtle (Dave) Bodie.

A private family service will be held at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, March 30, 2021. Interment will follow at Mountain View Cemetery.

Due to gathering restrictions, the services will be for immediate family only.

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