1935 - 2020
Bernice passed away at St. Joseph's Hospital, Estevan, Sask. on Sunday, April 12, 2020 at the age of 84.
Bernice's memory will be forever cherished by her children: Karen (Keith) Shepherd, Pat Gress, Cindy (Mike) Zeleny, Warren Gress and Laura (Charles) Mazereeuw. She will be lovingly remembered by her grandchildren: Ray (Nicole), Ryan, Chris, Sara (Sean), Megan (Logan), Nancy (Dave), Lisa (Josh), Sheri (Landon), Melissa (Tanner), Ashley, Justin, Nathan (Kenzie) and Vanessa; great grandchildren: Cali, Lincoln, Connor, Griffin, Harley, Willow, Asher, Thayer and Adaline. Bernice is also survived by her sister Joan Eide; brother-in-law Leo Gress, as well as numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Bernice was predeceased by her husband Edward Gress; son Dan Gress; parents: Peter & Lena Schedlosky; brother Raymond Schedlosky; parents-in-law: Joseph & Lakatia Gress; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law: Reg Eide, Jim Gilluley, Joe & Lena Gress, Adam Gress, Seb & Monica Gress, Matt Gress and John & Cora Gress.
A Celebration of Bernice's life was held on Thursday, July 30, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. at the Estevan City Cemetery, Estevan, SK with Sandy Dalziel officiating. Please use the following links to view a recording of the service (we experienced some technical difficulties, so the recording is split into two parts - our apologies for the inconvenience). Copy and paste into your browser:
Part 1: https://vimeo.com/442405022/77e8c2b362
Part 2: https://vimeo.com/443175425/6d5296798a
If friends so desire, donations in Bernice's memory may be made to a charity of choice.
Hall Funeral Services in Estevan cared for Bernice's family - Dustin Hall, Funeral Director.