Posted: January 4th, 2022


It is with great sadness that the family of PEGGY VELKER announce that she passed away at the Blue Sky Manor on Thursday, December 30th, 2021 at the age of 81 years.

She is survived by her children: Ruth of Kelowna, Lisa of Ontario, Larry of Lethbridge and Peter of Coaldale; her grandchildren: Larissa (Justin), Mackenzie, Nicholas, Megan and Mikayla; her three great-grandchildren Michael, Blake and Alex. She is also survived by the father of her children Lawrence Velker.

Peggy was predeceased by her sister Ruth and brothers George and Frank.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Peggy’s name to the Heart and Stroke Foundation at

A Visitation will be held at CORNERSTONE FUNERAL HOME – 2825 32 Street South, Lethbridge, AB on Wednesday, January 5th, 2022 from 6:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M.

A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at ST. AMBROSE CATHOLIC CHURCH – 1513 23rd Ave, Coaldale, AB on Thursday, January 6, 2022 at 11:00 A.M. with Father Ian Gagne celebrating. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, attendance will be limited. Kindly RSVP your attendance of the Visitation and/or Funeral Mass to Cornerstone at 403-381-7777 or care@ The Funeral Mass will be live streamed and may be accessed via Peggy’s obituary page on the Cornerstone website.

Peggy will be laid to rest in the summer of 2022 when we are able to have a celebration of her life.


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  1. Michael Scott says:

    Deepest prayers and condolences to my cousins and Uncle on the passing of Peggy.

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