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It is with great sadness that the family of Richard Nalesnik announces his passing. Richard passed away in the Grey Nuns Hospital on August 4th, 2022 at the age of 74.

He is survived by his loving wife of 50 years Arlene; sons, Bradley, and Chad (Krystal); grandchildren: Brock, Cole and Makenna; and a very special niece that was part of his life: Melissa (Gunnar) and her children Kali, Leila and Nash; siblings Violet (Nick), Tim (Bonnie) and brother-in-law Larry; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews.

He was predeceased by parents: William and Annie Nalesnik; and sister Rosalie Willsie.

He will be greatly missed by the NEZ Hockey Club and lake community as well as many others.

A Funeral Service was held at Athabasca Community Chapel on Monday, August 15th, 2022, with interment following at the New Pine Creek Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Richard’s name can be made to the New Pine Creek Hall and Church. 

Athabasca Community Chapel Ltd.


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