Posted: February 27th, 2019

December 27,1923 ~ February 24, 2019

Georgina Annie Descoteau (nee Burklund), beloved wife of the late Leo Descoteau, passed away suddenly but peacefully at the Medicine Hat Regional Hospital on Sunday, February 24, 2019, at the age of 95 years. Georgina’s memory will be cherished by her two children, daughter, Darlene (Wayne) MacGregor and son, Dale (Peggy) Descoteau. She will be dearly missed by her grandchildren, Tami (Darin) Jones, Tara (Kevin (Hauff), Heather (Blaine) Bertsch, Danielle (Marty) Robinson, Derek (Krista) Descoteau; eight precious great-grandchildren, Dakota and Jolayne Jones, MacKinna and Teighan Hauff, Abby and Amanda Robinson and Dawsen and Daiya Descoteau; brother-in-law, Tony Campana; special niece, Bev Karpiuk as well as several nieces, nephews and cousins. Georgina was predeceased by her husband, Leo; great-granddaughter in infancy, Madeline Robinson; parents, Bertha (nee Syverson) and Levi Burklund; sisters, Beatrice and Evelyn as well as her brothers, Oliver and Lloyd. Georgina found pleasure in doing puzzles and playing cards with her friends at Chinook Village. She was very pleased with the care she received while living there. Georgina was a family person whose greatest love and interest were her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She loved to sew and knit for her family and to be involved and interested in their lives. A private graveside service will take place on Thursday, February 28, 2019, at Hillside Cemetery. A Celebration of Georgina’s Life will be held at a future date with further announcements including service details at that time. (Condolences may be expressed by visiting our website at Honoured to serve the family is

Cook Southland Funeral Chapel, 901 – 13th Street S.W. Medicine Hat, Alberta T1A 4V4 Phone 403-527-6455

One Condolence for “GEORGINA DESCOTEAU”

  1. Linda Mather (Kobley) says:

    My deepest sympathies to all the family.

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