Obituary of Sheryl Jean Unyi
The family of Sheryl Unyi of Yorkton, beloved wife of Amos Unyi, sadly announce her passing on October30, 2022. She was 67 years of age. It is with great sadness that the family of Sheryl Unyi (nee Neuls) announce her passing on October 30, 2022 at the Yorkton Regional Health Centre. She leaves to mourn her passing her loving husband Amos, her sister and brother-in-law Bernice and Tom Gullason, her sister-in-law and brother-in-law Iris and Bill Yaremko and their family Jason and Tracy, her brother-in-law and sister-in-law Wayne and Maryann Unyi and their family Haley Jo, Nicole, Grayson, Payton, MacKenzie, Margaret, Hogan and Hayes. Sheryl is predeceased by her parents John and Elsie (nee Kraushaar) Neuls and Amos’ parents Ernie and Hazel (nee Griffith) Unyi. Sheryl was born on February 21, 1955 at St. Peter’s Hospital in Melville. She took piano lessons and completed her Grade VIII Royal Conservatory of Music. She played the organ in her church and for many weddings. Upon her Grade 12 graduation from the Melville Comprehensive School, she enrolled in the Licensed Practical Nurse course at the Wascana Institute of Applied Arts & Science in Regina. Upon graduation she was employed by the Yorkton Union Hospital for over 13 years until health issues forced her into giving up her career. She made many lasting friendships with her co-workers. Sheryl and Amos were married on August 2, 1986 at St. Andrew’s United Church in Yorkton. They enjoyed over 36 years of marriage. Sheryl was a devoted wife and best friend to Amos. Due to declining health, Sheryl became a resident of the Yorkton & District Nursing Home in May 2016. Sheryl, Amos and their family members spent many hours together visiting and attending recreation activities. Many lasting friendships were made with the other residents and their families and Nursing Home staff. The Funeral Service was held on Saturday, November 5, 2022 from Zion Lutheran Church, Yorkton, Saskatchewan with Pastor Kai Buck officiating. Organist Karin Roulston led the congregation with the hymns “Beautiful Savior”, “Lord Take My Hand and Lead Me” and “Children of the Heavenly Father”. Cyndi Hoffert sang “Waltz of the Angels” and “Hallelujah” at the memorial luncheon. The interment followed in the Garden of Gethsemane, Yorkton Memorial Gardens with Jason Yaremko, Tracy Dumonceaux, Haley Jo Unyi, Nicole Baptist, MacKenzie Unyi, Margaret Unyi, Cory Kraushaar and Jarette Kraushaar serving as casket bearers. Memorial donations in memory of Sheryl Unyi may be made to Zion Lutheran Church, 234 Independent St., Yorkton,SK., S3N 0S8 or to the Melody Manor Activity Department - Yorkton & District Nursing Home 200 Bradbrooke Drive, Yorkton, SK. S3N 2K5. Service Details. Service When: Saturday, November 5th, 2022 1:30pm Location: Zion Lutheran Church Address: 234 Independent St. YORKTON, SK S3N 0S8 Interment Location: Yorkton Memorial Gardens Address: Highway #10 East YORKTON, SK Online Memory & Photo Sharing Event Ongoing Online Event About this event In Loving Memory Of Sheryl Unyi February 21, 1955 - October 30, 2022 Look inside to read what others have shared Family and friends are coming together online to create a special keepsake. Every memory left on the online obituary will be automatically included in this book. View Tribute Book
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