1913 ~ KLINCK ~ 2014

Posted: June 19th, 2014

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Pauline Alice Klinck (nee Arden) on June 16th, 2014 at the Good Samaritan Southridge Village in Medicine Hat at the age of 100 years, 6 months. Pauline was always family focused and leaves to cherish her memory her sons, Wallace Klinck of Sherwood Park, AB, Donald Klinck (Diane) of Medicine Hat, Dennis Klinck (Anne) of Fredericton, NB, Robert Klinck of Gatineau, QC, and her daughter-in-law, Nat Klinck (Neil) of Calgary; her brother, George Arden (Frankie) of Olds; grandchildren, Sheri Pister (Warren) of Medicine Hat, Christine Sperling (George) of Calgary, Douglas Klinck (Linda) of Medicine Hat, Mary Klinck (Dave Bancroft) of Carignan, QC, Jennifer Klinck of Ottawa, David Klinck (Carey) of Guang Zhou, China, Matthiew Klinck of Belize; step-grandchildren, Aaron and Christopher Taylor and their families, great-grandchildren, Jenna Vincent of Medicine Hat, Sasha Ivanov of Calgary, Natasha Ivanov of Calgary; nephew, Dale Arden (Sue) of Almonte, ON; and niece, Lynn Arden (Don) of Innisfail, AB. Pauline was predeceased by her husband, Raymond; son, Harvey; grandson, John; great-grandson, Mason; and brother, Frank. Pauline was born in Keeler, SK on December 4th, 1913. She lived in Empress, Jenner, Redcliff, Medicine Hat and Sherwood Park, returning to Medicine Hat in 1997. In addition to being a busy mother of five boys, she delighted in playing her piano and took pride in her secretarial skills. Her years in the Department of Educational Administration office at the University of Alberta, Edmonton, were the highlight of her career. Her retirement years were centered around family and friends. She is a former resident of Chinook Village in Medicine Hat and moved to the Good Samaritan in early 2013. Pauline was a vivacious, feisty, and loving lady. She will be sadly missed by all who knew her. A Celebration of Pauline’s Life will be held in BETHEL LUTHERAN CHURCH, 298 Bethel Drive, Sherwood Park, Alberta on Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Memorial gifts in Pauline’s memory may be made to the Alberta Children’s Hospital Foundation, 2888 Shaganappi Trail NW, Calgary, Alberta, T3B 6A8. Condolences may be sent through www.saamis.com or to condolences@saamis.com subject heading Pauline Klinck. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to SAAMIS MEMORIAL FUNERAL CHAPEL CREMATORIUM & RECEPTION CENTRE, \”The Chapel in the Park\”, locally owned and directed. Should you wish any additional information, please telephone (403)528-2599

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