It is with heavy hearts and great sadness that we announce the passing of our father, grandfather and great-grandfather at the age of 87 years on January 29, 2013.
Dad will be lovingly remembered by his children, Valorie Lischewski (Art) of Vernon, B.C., Donna Scraba (Randy) of Spruce Grove, Kim DeRudder (Deana Rybak) of Edmonton; five grandchildren, Nicole, Tricia, Ryan, Aron, Ashley; six great-grandchildren, Kaetlin, Meghan, Tristan, Teigyn, Brooke, Kai; sister, Mary Dhoedt of Edmonton; sister-in-law Vicky DeRudder of Redwater; numerous nieces and nephews as well as his second wife Mary Meinczinger.
Rene was predeceased by his wife Sylvia, his parents, two brothers and one sister.
A Funeral Service will be held on Monday, February 4, 2013 at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, 200 Boundary Road, Spruce Grove, AB at 11:00 a.m.
In lieu of flowers Memorial tributes may be made to Alberta Heart and Stroke Foundation, 10985-124 St. N.W., Edmonton, Alberta, T5M-0H9 or Alzheimer Society of Alberta, 10531 Kingsway Ave. Edmonton, Alberta, T5H-4K1.
Floral or written Tributes may be made to


Funeral Home

Parkland Funeral Services
3502 44th Ave Stony Plain, AB T7Z1L1
(780) 963-2520

Published in The Edmonton Journal on Feb. 1, 2013