MOLYNEAUX, Elna Olive 'Big Al' Molyneaux, soulmate of Mr. Shane Middlemass of Red Deer, passed away after a courageous battle with cancer and a stroke at the Red Deer Regional Hospital Centre on Friday, March 3, 2006 at the age of 43 years. Elna was born on July 23, 1962 at Lacombe, Alberta, where she was raised. She attended all of her schooling in Lacombe. After graduating, Elna started working at the Red Deer Regional Hospital Centre in June of 1981, where she continued to work for twenty years. Elna's passion was her two daughters, also known as her little Sunshines. She enjoyed camping and having a good time at family get togethers. Elna always put others before herself, and also brought out the best in everyone by her smile, generosity and sense of humor. Elna lived life to the fullest and will be deeply loved and missed by every life she touched. Elna leaves to mourn her loss, her loving partner, Shane Middlemass, her two beautiful daughters, Alysha Molyneaux and Dana Molyneaux, all of Red Deer, her brothers, Harry (Shirley) Van Hereweghe of Three Hills, Alberta, Louis (Joyce) Van Hereweghe of Taber, Alberta and Clarke (Elsie) Van Hereweghe of Hussar, Alberta, her sisters, Linda (Jim) Guilbault of Lacombe, Alberta, Joyce Hayes of Red Deer, Darlene (John) Evans of Haynes, Alberta and Marlene (Don) Redman, also of Red Deer, the father of her children, Mike Molyneaux of Joffre, Alberta, as well as numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and many dear friends. Elna was predeceased by her parents, Stan and Eileen Van Hereweghe and brothers, Glenn and Stanley Van Hereweghe. A Public Celebration of Elna's Life will be held at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 5508-48A Avenue, Red Deer, Alberta on Thursday, March 9, 2006 at 2:00 p.m. Cremation entrusted to the Central Alberta Crematorium, Red Deer, Alberta. If desired, Memorial Donations in Elna's honour may be made directly to the Red Deer Regional Hospital Centre, P.O. Bag 5030, Red Deer, Alberta, T4N 6R2. Special thanks to Dr. Graham and Dr. Hovan and also all the staff at the Red Deer Regional Hospital Centre for their wonderful care throughout this last difficult year. Condolences may be forwarded to the family at www.eventidefuneralchapels.com Service and Cremation Providers: EVENTIDE FUNERAL CHAPELS 4820-45th Street, Red Deer. Phone 347-2222. "DOWNTOWN RED DEER"

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