Selina Mahar

Selina Mahar

April 5th, 1954 August 23rd, 2019

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Obituary for Selina Mahar

Selina Mahar of Medicine Hat, beloved wife of Ben Mahar, passed away on Friday, August 23rd, 2019 at the age of 65 years. Selina leaves to cherish her memory her children, Darcy (Karen) Mahar, Kerry (Amanda) Mahar, and Melissa Mahar; grandchildren, Kyle (Amanda), Brenna, Daylan, Brady and Lexi; great-grandson, Keaton; brothers, Edmund Gould, Wilson Gould, Clement (Theresa) Gould and Nicholas Gould; sisters, Irene (Mike) Myers, Theresa (Eugene) Simmonds, Lily (Jim) Caines, Florence (Ron) Simmonds, and Verna (Tom) Mahar; as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Selina was predeceased by her parents, Edmund and Florence Gould; and brother, Louis Gould. Selina was born at Bird Cove, Newfoundland on April 5, 1954. She spent most of her life living in Newfoundland where she loved to spend time with family and friends. She was a very hard worker and always took care of everybody. She loved cleaning, cooking, baking, doing crafts and going for nature walks. She was a very quiet and gentle woman who always put everybody before herself. In July 2018, she moved to Medicine Hat so she could be close to her immediate family. She enjoyed her time in Medicine Hat where she spent lots of time with her children and grandchildren. Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at SAAMIS MEMORIAL FUNERAL CHAPEL, #1 Dunmore Road SE Medicine Hat, AB T1A 1Z5, on Monday, August 26th, 2019 from 6:00 to 9:00 pm and on Tuesday, August 27th, 2019 from 2:30 pm to 3:25 pm. Vigil Rites will be held at SAAMIS MEMORIAL FUNERAL CHAPEL on Monday, August 26th, 2019, at 7:00 pm. The Funeral Service will be held at SAAMIS MEMORIAL FUNERAL CHAPEL on Tuesday, August 27th, 2019 at 3:30 pm with Father Francis Tran Celebrant. Memorial gifts in Selina's memory may be made to the Margery E. Yuill Cancer Centre, Medicine Hat Regional Hospital, 666 5th Street SW, Medicine Hat, AB. Condolences may be sent through or to subject heading Selina Mahar.

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  • Visitation

    August 26th, 2019 | 6:00pm - 9:00pm
    Saamis Memorial Funeral Chapel
    1 Dunmore Road SE
    Medicine Hat, AB
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    August 26th, 2019
    6:00pm - 9:00pm
  • Second Visitation

    August 27th, 2019 | 2:30pm
    Saamis Memorial Funeral Chapel
    1 Dunmore Road SE
    Medicine Hat, AB
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    August 27th, 2019
  • Service

    August 27th, 2019 | 3:30pm
    Saamis Memorial Funeral Chapel
    1 Dunmore Road SE
    Medicine Hat, AB
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    August 27th, 2019
    Father Francis Tran

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Adeline Molloy

Ben, Darcy, Kerry, Melissa & Families
We are sorry to hear of Selina's passing
Our Condolences to you all & Families
May God help you find the strength in each other & keep the memories to help you get through this difficult time. God Bless
Adeline & John Molloy
Comment | Posted at 09:43am via Condolence

TerryMelvie Martin

Ben, Darcy, Kerry, Melissa, we are saddened to hear of Selina's passing. Our deepest condolences to you all. May you find strength in each other as you go through the difficult days ahead. Keep the memories you have for they will get you though. God Bless
Comment | Posted at 06:10pm via Condolence

Christa Pacheco

Selena my friend. It was with great sadness to hear of your passing. You were a long time true friend. I will cherish every memory. Ben, Darcy, Kerry & Melissa, I am so sorry for your loss. You were truly blessed to have such a loving wife & mother. I send you all my love.

Vera Kelly
Comment | Posted at 12:29pm via Condolence

Kay billard

Ben, our thoughts and prayers are with you and your Family at this sad time. Vince and Kay Billard 🙏🙏
Comment | Posted at 02:31pm via Condolence

Lorie Kennedy

My condolence to Ben and family. You are all in my prayers. R.I.P Selina. Beautiful person inside and out. xoxo
Comment | Posted at 01:59pm via Condolence

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