Rose Garden Chapel

5326-48 Street, Barrhead, AB


Patricia Edith Adamek

December 17, 1953August 23, 2019

Patricia Edith Adamek (née Strawson) passed away, at the age of 65, on August 23rd, 2019 at the Barrhead Hospital surrounded by her loving family. Pat was born on December 17th, 1953 in Barrhead. She was the second youngest child of 9 to her parents George and Helen Strawson. She married Marcel Kinjerski in 1970 and gave birth to their son James, in 1971. With many struggles as a young family Pat and Marcel went their separate ways with James as a young boy. Pat met and wed George Adamek on October 24th 1975. They built a home together off the bank of the Pembina River where they welcomed 2 more children to their family. Pat is survived by her husband, George; her son, James; daughter Michelle; her son, Wayne, her daughters and son-in-law, Nichole, Logan and Crystal and her 7 grandchildren. A Prayer Service will be held at 7:00pm on Tuesday, August 27th and a Funeral Mass will take place on August 28th at 11:00 a.m. both at St. Anne’s Catholic Church in Barrhead. All are welcome to attend the Prayer Service and Memorial to celebrate Pats’ life. Pat will be buried at the Lunnford Cemetery surrounded by family. In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to the Lupus Society of Alberta or the Mazankowski Alberta Heart Institute.


  • Wayne Adamek, Pallbearer
  • James Kinjerski, Pallbearer
  • Steven Strawson, Pallbearer
  • Roy Strawson, Pallbearer
  • Rob Carver, Pallbearer
  • Warren Jonson, Pallbearer
  • Logan LaRocque, Honorary Pallbearer


  • Prayer Service Tuesday, August 27, 2019
  • Funeral Mass Wednesday, August 28, 2019


Patricia Edith Adamek

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Diane Krasnow

August 28, 2019

I am very saddened to hear of Pat’s passing. I went to school with her and we were very good friends...I remember her as being a kind and loving person and I know that she will be missed by all who knew her. May you Rest In Peace in the arms of the Lord.😪

Casey-Lee Cox

August 28, 2019

Uncle George, Michelle and Wayne... I am so sorry to hear of Aunty Pat’s passing. I remember coming over for visits, when we hold visit Grandma and Grandpa!! When I was in elementary school, uncle George and Aunty Pat had my class out to see the garter snakes in the sand hills in their yard!! Aunty Pat will always be remembered and missed dearly!!

Connie and Rudy Neumann

August 27, 2019

We were so sorry to hear of Pat's passing . We have so many memories of Pat at the hockey rink when our boys played hockey . We will always remember her cheer " Come on boys Tic Tac Toe !" Our deepest sympathy to you all in the loss of your dear Wife, Mother and Grandmother .

Marlene Szwec

August 26, 2019

I worked with Pat many years ago. A lovely, caring warm hearted lady who will be missed by many.

Donna & Bill Chapman

August 26, 2019

George & family-
We are so sorry for your families loss of Pat. I remember travelling with Pat for our girls ball games & she was such a passionate, motivating & fun coach! Actually that was one of our daughters best ball years as she learned so much from Pat ♥️ We will truly miss her & I know this loss is so devastating for all of you! We hope your memories of Pat can help comfort all of you during this heartbreaking time.
Donna & Bill Chapman

Dorothy and Ed Gallatin

August 26, 2019

To George , family and friends...... We send our thoughts and heartfelt sympathy to you all ... We remember Pat always was always there for her friends and loved ones... She was a wonderful lady...

Lois Bonik

August 26, 2019

So sorry to hear of Pat's passing. She was a lovely lady and will be greatly missed.

Rob & Shauna Abernathy

August 26, 2019

George & family
We were so sorry to hear of Pat’s passing. Have many great memories of Pat during our girls figure skating days. You are all in our thoughts and prayers. Deepest sympathy
Rob & Shauna Abernathy

Coreen Harrison (nee Brodersen)

August 26, 2019

So sorry to here of the loss of your mom Michelle and family. My thoughts are with you at this difficult time.

Collette & Bruce Weiss

August 26, 2019

Uncle George, James, Michelle, Wayne and all your families, my thoughts and prayers are with you all. Hugs to all, aunty pat will be missed. Don't hesitate to call if you need anything