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Friday December 7, 2018
1:00 PM
The funeral service will be held in the PATTISON CHAPEL on Friday, December 7, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. with The Rev. Dr. David Carter officiating.
In memory of
Joy Catherine Mary Chinook
December 20, 1950 - November 29, 2018 - Age 67

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Joy Catherine Mary Chinook on Thursday, November 29, 2018, at the age of 67 years. Her memory will be cherished by her husband Garry Chinook of Medicine Hat, her son Mike (Eleanor) and grandson Logan. She is also survived by three sisters, Joan Groft, Julie Prosofsky (Thomas Samoila) and June (Chip) Kniss; three brothers Jim (Patricia) Prosofsky, Joe (Doris) Prosofsky and Jeff Prosofsky as well as many nieces, nephews, brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law. She was predeceased by her parents Jean and Joseph Prosofsky, one sister Jan and two brothers-in-law, Gord Groft and Tim Chinook. The funeral service will be held in the PATTISON CHAPEL on Friday, December 7, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. with The Rev. Dr. David Carter officiating. As an expression of sympathy donations may be made to the Margery E. Yuill Cancer Clinic (make cheques payable to the Medicine Hat and District Health Foundation) 666 5th Street SW, Medicine Hat, Alberta T1A 4H6 - please specify department or to the S.P.C.A. - 55 Southwest Drive SW, Medicine Hat, AB T1A 8E8. To e-mail an expression of sympathy, please direct it to: [email protected] subject heading: Joy Chinook and leave a message of condolence.

Message from Heather (Wooding) Flinn December 01, 2018

Dear Garry,
We were so sorry to hear and read of Joys passing. Please know our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time.
Regards Heather and Pat (Flinn)


Take Care
Heather (Wooding) Flinn
Message from Darrel Sundholm December 02, 2018

Very sorry for your loss


Take Care
Darrel Sundholm
Message from Len and Deye Dirk December 03, 2018

Garry, we are very sorry to hear of Joy’s passing. Our deepest condolences to you, Mike and your extended families.


Take Care
Len and Deye Dirk
Message from Kory and Andy Bell and Boys December 03, 2018

Today we think of Joy fondly and are greatful she is no longer suffering. I smile at the thought of her exclamation of “Merry Moosemis!” her beautiful Christmas village, fantastic dish of pyrogies, creative needle work, and love for big fluffy cats. Our thoughts are with you. Love Kory Dawn AKA Kate


Take Care
Kory and Andy Bell and Boys
Message from Tony & Pat Didychuk December 03, 2018

Our thoughts and prayers are with you, Garry and MIke.


Take Care
Tony & Pat Didychuk
Message from Jim Westland December 03, 2018

Very sorry to hear of Joy's passing. My deepest sympathy to you and your family and may the fond memories of your time with Joy comfort you in the future.


Take Care
Jim Westland
Message from Jean Ziebart December 03, 2018

Garry and Family:
Condolences from Jerry & Jean Ziebart on the loss of your wife, Joy. Although we are unable to attend the Service we will be thinking of you and Our Thoughts and Prayers are with you.


Take Care
Jean Ziebart
Message from Christina December 03, 2018

Garry and family,
I am so sorry to hear of Joys passing. She was an incredible lady that always made us laugh. I will miss seeing her and doing her hair. My thoughts and prayers are with you.


Take Care
Christina
Message from Freda and Harold Bertelsen December 03, 2018

God bless Super lady, she fought a long hard battle, rest in peace with the Angels, and watch over your wonderful family. Hugs to your loving husband who was beside you the whole tough journey, xoxox Harold and Freda.


Take Care
Freda and Harold Bertelsen
Message from Keri Humphries December 03, 2018

I was Sad to hear of Joys passing- Gary: you took such dignified outstanding care of your wife! I loved that every single time I saw this woman in the clinic- despite her condition, she smiled, was full of wise cracks and looked like a million bucks! Rest easy Joy~


Take Care
Keri Humphries
Message from Wilbert & Linda Langille December 06, 2018

We are sorry to hear about the loss of your wife Joy. Garry our sympathy goes out to all your family. Willie & Linda Langille


Take Care
Wilbert & Linda Langille
Message from Toni-Ann Petersen(Sox) The Sox family. December 06, 2018

Garry and Family; We are so sorry to hear of Joys passing. Our deepest sympathy. The Sox family.. Doug and Deb, Alan and Heather, Dave and Toni-Ann, Ron, Laura and Ray. Take care.


Take Care
Toni-Ann Petersen(Sox) The Sox family.
Message from Toni-Ann Petersen(Sox) ... The Sox Family December 06, 2018

Dear Garry and family; We are so very sorry to hear of Joys passing. Our deepest sympathy. The Sox family.... Doug and Deb, Alan and Heather, Dave and Toni-Ann, Ron, Laura and Ray.


Take Care
Toni-Ann Petersen(Sox) ... The Sox Family
Message from Pauline allsop (nee Bond) December 06, 2018

Sending along sincere condolences to you Garry and your family in the loss of your dear wife Joy.....you always shared so many photos along the way ...and you made a lovely couple......please know you are in our hearts and on our minds at this sorrowful time........


Take Care
Pauline allsop (nee Bond)
Message from Lane and Ron Berger December 07, 2018

Garry, our thoughts and prayers are with you as you journey through one of the toughest times in your life. “Moose” was loved by many and will be sadly missed by all who had the pleasure of knowing her. May she Rest In Peace.


Take Care
Lane and Ron Berger
Message from Bill Cocks December 07, 2018

Garry, Your patient, loving care of your wife are a testament to the love you shared. Joy is her name and I'm sure her lasting gift to you and many others.


Take Care
Bill Cocks
Message from Siegmund family December 07, 2018

Dear Garry and Family: Our thoughts are with you.


Take Care
Siegmund family
Message from Adolf Seiler December 10, 2018

Dear Garry my thoughts are with you Sorry for lose


Take Care
Adolf Seiler
Message from Russ and Jacky Soderberg December 11, 2018

Garry, so sorry for Joy’s passing. She was always so much fun to be around, we enjoyed her sense of humour. Our thoughts are with you.


Take Care
Russ and Jacky Soderberg