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Gilbert Tkachuk

May 28, 1958 - Dec 2, 2023


Monday, December 11, 2023
1:30 pm
Friends and relatives will pay tribute to the life of Gilbert Tkachuk at the Sylvan Lake Funeral Home. A reception will follow at the Royal Canadian Legion – Branch 212 Sylvan Lake at 2:30 pm. Everyone is welcome! Come and celebrate his life.


Gilbert Tkachuk
1958 - 2023

Gilbert, who was diagnosed with cancer early January of this year, died Saturday morning on December 2, 2023. He was 65 years young, born and raised in Bonnyville and was a long time resident and entrepreneur of Sylvan Lake. He was passionate about his Red Deer County rural community.

Gilbert is survived by his wife Kathy; his two children Meggan and Levi; and his siblings Gary, Shirley, Marjorie, Linda and Valerie. He was determined to life his life to the fullest, and his spirit and strength will be missed but will live on.

On Monday, December 11, 2023, friends and relatives will pay tribute to the life of Gilbert Tkachuk at 1:30 pm at the Sylvan Lake Funeral Home. A reception will follow at the Royal Canadian Legion – Branch 212 Sylvan Lake at 2:30 pm. Everyone is welcome! Come and celebrate his life.

Condolences may be offered to the family below.


Rhonda Hamilton:

I worked with Gilbert back in the late ‘90’s. He was a wonderful person. May he rest in peace. Condolences to his family. I’m sure you have many memories to keep Gilbert in your heart.

Scott Klimack :

My sincere sympathy to Gilbert’s family.
Rest in peace my friend Gilbert.

Leila & Ben Fadeyiw :

Our condolences to Kathy & the rest of the family. We are so very sorry for your loss.

Mary Sashuk:

Sincere condolences and sympathy go out to the families of Gilbert at this difficult time. He will be always remembered for his fun loving, ,friendly and kind nature. May he rest in peace .
Mary Sashuk and Family

Diana, Daniel, Taya and Kane Fiddler:

Our deepest sympathies to Auntie Kathy, Meggan and Levi… Sending all our love. I wish we could be there to celebrate his life and tell all the fun stories I remember with Uncle Gilbert.

Ken Webster:

My condolences to Kathy and family. Gilbert and I had long history of working together that progressed into a great friendship. Your positive humour and attitude will never be forgotten!

Emily (Panas) Demchuk:

I am so sorry to hear of Gilbert's passing. I have many fond memories of the Tkachuk family! May you find comfort and peace from loving memories with your brother.

Sandy & Ricky McGhee:

Our sincere condolences Kathy. Our thoughts are with you and your family at this difficult time.

Uncle Leo & Wanda Paradis:

Sincere sympathy going out to Kathy, Meggan, Levi and Gilbert's family.

Tina Pikowicz:

Sending my deepest condolences to Kathy and family during this difficult time of grief.
May Gilbert rest in peace and be remembered for his contagious laugh and smile with who ever he was around.
Sending love and hugs to all

Lesa Wolfe:

My sincere condolences to the family of Gilbert. Sending love and hugs to Kathy, Meggan and Levi. As well as to his siblings. May God comfort you during this time of loss and grief.

Denis lauzon Susanne paradis:

Our condolences go out to Kathy Meggan Levi and Gilbert’s siblings

Audrey & Rob Campbell :

Sincere condolences to the Gilbert’s family during this difficult time. I went to school with Gilbert from grade 1-9 at Iron River school then BCHS. I remember one Halloween going trick or treating with Gilbert, Linda and Majorie. Gilbert was wearing his dad’s work boots and they were so big on him, he couldn’t walk in them. I remember Margie carrying him and all of us laughing so hard. Good times. May he rest in peace. Eternal memories.

Rose Ann And Frank Kurek:

Kathy and Family, Frank and I are so sorry to hear of Gilbert's passing. With hugs we send out our condolences, thoughts and prayers to all of you. Memories Eternal.

Marie and Harvey Ross :

.Gilbert was a fun loving caring nephew . He lived life to the fullest and we will miss his smile and laughter . Rest in peace Gilbert . Our sincere sympathies to his family.

Diane Caouette:

Our sympathies to a all the familes .

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