Maxine Lukye 1940 - 2021 Maxine Lukye of Estevan, Sask. passed away at St. Joseph's Hospital in Estevan on Saturday, February 20, 2021 at the age of 80. Maxine's memory will be forever cherished by her daughter Marilyn (Blaine) Dukart; son-in-law Dave Alexander; grandchildren: Trent Dukart (Heather Selk), Michele Dukart, Craig Alexander (Tammi Russett) and Rene Alexander (Shawn DeBruyne); great grandchildren: Destinee & Taya Hirsch, Teanna Dukart, Kaitlyn Alexander, Daiten & Jayce DeBruyne. She will also be lovingly remembered by her siblings: Sylvia Harback, Vernon Hanson and Arylis (Doug) McDonald, as well as numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband Pete Lukye; son Roland Lukye; daughter Debbie Alexander; great grandson Rowan Alexander; father Roy Hanson; mother Neva Schnell; step father Peter Schnell; sister Marlene (Gary) Courtright; brother-in-law Ernie Harback; mother-in-law and father-in-law: Nettie & Fred Lukye. Maxine grew up on a farm southeast of Estevan off of Highway 47, where her family farmed in the Short Creek district. She married Pete Lukye on May 12, 1956 and they resided on the family farm southwest of Estevan. In keeping with Maxine's wishes, cremation has taken place. A service to celebrate Maxine's life is being planned for the summertime. Details will be announced at a later date when the plans are finalized. Those wishing to make donations in Maxine's memory may do so directly to the New Estevan Regional Nursing Home, 1201 - 2nd Street, Estevan, Sask., S4A 0M1. Hall Funeral Services in Estevan provided care to Maxine's family - Dustin Hall, Funeral Director.
Published in Estevan Mercury from Mar. 3 to Apr. 2, 2021.