On September 16, 2022, Mr. Fred Wirsta of Stoney Lake passed away at the age of 88 years. He is survived by his special friend, Shirley; 5 daughters & 2 sons, Annette (Kevin) McAnally, Patsy (Curtis) Spacil, Joyce (Sylvain) Caron, Ronald (Corinne) Wirsta, Gail (Norman) Hurtubise, Kevin (Janice) Wirsta & Roseanne Vallee (Earl Cleland); 19 grandchildren, Jason, Jackie, Jessica M., Mathew, Amanda, Jaylynn, Jessica A., Natasha, Victor, Melissa, Meagan, Maddisen, Travis, Brittany, Kailey, Lexi, Katelynn, Lisa & Jared; 27 great-grandchildren & 2 on the way; brother, George Wirsta; sister, Irene James; numerous nieces & nephews. Fred was predeceased by his wife, Paula; parents, John & Helen; 4 sisters, Mary Yaremkevich, Nancy Mudryk, Rose Ahern & Kay Richards; 3 brothers, Bill, Steve & Dan; grandson, Corey Marcoux. A Funeral Service was held on Wednesday, September 21, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. at Allied Arts Centre, Elk Point. Pastor Kelly Sibley officiated, with interment in Pochayiw Cemetery, Stoney Lake. If desired, donations may be made to Heart & Stroke Foundation c/o 5626-51 Street, St. Paul, Alberta T0A 3A1. To send condolences online, please visit www.gracegardensfuneralchapel.com.