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Friday June 4, 2021
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Pattison Funeral Home
Family and friends who wish to pay their respects may do so at the PATTISON FUNERAL HOME on Friday evening from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
A private graveside service will be held at Hillside Cemetery on Saturday, June 5, 2021.
In memory of
Elsie Gomke
June 24, 1934 - June 01, 2021 - Age 86

Elsie Gomke of Medicine Hat passed away on Tuesday, June 1, 2021 at the age of 86 years, beloved wife of the late Clarence Gomke. She leaves to cherish her memory three children, Larry (Deb) Gomke, Lorraine Gamache (Allan Aumond) and Ronnie (Ronda) Gomke; six grandchildren, Kristen (Jon), Kyle (Caitlin), Daniel, Donavan, Crystal and Dustin; ten great grandchildren, Darrien, Hanna, Dante, Kai, Kale, Bentley, Willa, Kellan, Myah and Whitney; one brother Eric (Viola) Tarnaske; one sister-in-law Helen Turner as well as numerous nieces, nephews and their families. She was predeceased by her parents Bertha and William Tarnasky; her husband Clarence on December 23, 2015; two brothers Alfred Tarnasky and Oscar Tarnasky. Family and friends who wish to pay their respects may do so at the PATTISON FUNERAL HOME on Friday evening from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Due to Covid-19 restrictions, a private graveside service will be held at Hillside Cemetery on Saturday, June 5, 2021. Those who wish to remember Elsie with a donation, may do so to the S.P.C.A. - 55 Southwest Drive SW, Medicine Hat, AB T1A 8E8 or to APARC - Alberta Pound and Rescue Centre 1002 S Railway St, Medicine Hat, Alberta, T1A 2W2. To e-mail an expression of sympathy, please direct it to: office@pattisonfuneralhome.com subject heading: Elsie Gomke.

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Message from daryl j thomas June 04, 2021
Sorry to hear about your loss
daryl j thomas
Message from Jamie Lang June 04, 2021
My most fondest memory of my great aunt was when we were at The Legion. She always had a great sense of humour and always made you feel special. I will forever hold you in my heart. My deepest condolences to the family. You’re in my prayers
Jamie Lang
Message from Ellard Kanewischer, Karla Butgereit & Kevin Kanewischer June 04, 2021
We are sorry for your loss. Our deepest condolences to all of your family.
Ellard Kanewischer, Karla Butgereit & Kevin Kanewischer
Message from Gary & Lorna Turner June 04, 2021
We are so sorry for your loss. Our deepest condolences to your family. Elsie had a wonderful sense of humour!
Gary & Lorna Turner
Message from Jim and Merle Derzaph June 04, 2021
Ronnie and Ronda, We express our deepest sympathy for the loss of a beautiful lady, a MOTHER, a grandma and friend to many. May her memories live in your hearts forever as she watches from above till you meet again. May God give you the courage and strength to carry on.
Jim and Merle Derzaph
Message from O'Brien Tarnasky & Marion Madge June 04, 2021
Dear Lorraine, Larry and Ronnie
Sad to read of your Mom's passing. I have many fond memories visiting on the farm in Hilda as a child. There was always a great meal prepared by your Mom. Your Mom was a kind and caring person and will be missed by so many. She always welcomed my parents and I to their house.
Our deepest condolences.
O'Brien Tarnasky & Marion Madge
Message from Sharon Roth & Scott Godsoe June 05, 2021
Our deepest condolences to the entire family. We all have fond memories of your mother and grandma which we will remember in a special way.
Sharon Roth & Scott Godsoe
Message from Ross & Cindy Straub June 05, 2021
Sorry to hear of your loss of a Mom, Grandma, Great Grandma, Aunt. We have fond memories of Aunt Elsie, the many visits growing up while our parents played cards, Uncle Clarence and Aunt Elsie are now united once again. They will be forever remembered in our hearts and minds. May you treasure those memories. Hugs to all the family.
Ross & Cindy Straub
Message from Don & Debbie Meier June 06, 2021
We were so sorry to hear of Elsie’s passing. We lived next door to Clarence and Elsie for about 20 years. They were lovely people and lovely neighbors and still miss them.

Our condolences to the family
Don & Debbie Meier
Message from Joyce Wittig & family June 06, 2021
Deepest condolences to Ronnie & Ronda and family,
Very sorry to hear of the loss of your Mom. Our hearts and prayers are with you. May precious memories give you comfort.
Joyce Wittig & family
Message from Jen Zollner and family June 07, 2021
Goodbye to Aunt Elsie. Our condolences to all of you in the loss of your mom, mom-in-law and grandma. I think fondly of the many times I'd hear her distinctive laugh when Mom and Dad and her and Uncle Clarence would be playing cards.
Jen Zollner and family
Message from Curtis & Vera Winkler June 08, 2021
Condolences to your whole family. Aunt Elsie will always hold a special place in our hearts
with her wit & humor. Such a sweet soul. Cherish your memories.
Curtis & Vera Winkler
Message from Peter and Darlene Knight June 11, 2021
Our sincere condolences to all of you on You Mom’s, Grandma’s and Greatgrandma’s passing. The photo of her is just as I will always remember her as that is how she greeted us each time we met. She was a sweet and gentle soul and you will have many special cherished memories of her. May they provide you comfort. Hugs to all
Peter and Darlene Knight