Ulla Bjorn Aamundsen

March 27, 1935January 4, 2013

Ulla Bjorn Aamundsen late of Weyburn, Saskatchewan passed away January 4, 2013 at the age of 77 years.

Ulla was born on March 27, 1935 in Norresyndry, Denmark. She was raised in Denmark with a family of 4 brothers and 4 sisters. Ulla moved to Canada on April 6, 1960. They moved to Weyburn, Saskatchewan and that is where she has resided until her passing.

She met Peter Aamundsen and married him on November 15, 1952 in Aalborg, Denmark.

She was very involved in Girl Scouts as a child and attended Grade School and graduated from Grade 12 in Denmark.

She was employed cooking at various locations when she first moved to Canada and then became the director of care at the Pioneer Place for 25 years.

Ulla enjoyed ceramic sculptures, knitting and reading.

She was very involved with the Legion Ladies auxiliary.

Ulla was predeceased by seven brothers and sisters, in Denmark.

Ulla is survived by her loving husband of 60 years, Peter Aamundsen of Weyburn, SK; three sons, Carsten (Kendra) Aamundsen of Moose Jaw, SK, John (Sheila) Aamundsen of Edmonton, AB and Ken Aamundsen of Sylvan Lake, AB; five grandchildren, Curtis Aamundsen, Alynne (Gary) Knibbs, Dina Hubbard (Jeff Hardum), Cara Ross and Kaylen (Sarah) Ficko; six great grandchildren, Zakery, Jasmyn, Chase, Kennidy and Katie as well as numerous nieces, nephews, relatives in Denmark and friends

Ulla loved her family very much and they were very important to her.

A Memorial Service was held on Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 2:00PM from Fletcher Funeral Chapels, Weyburn, Saskatchewan with Rev. John Ferrier officiating. Interment followed in Hillcrest Cemetery, Weyburn, Saskatchewan. Pallbearers were Carsten Aamundsen, Johnny Aamundsen and Kenny Aamundsen. Donations in memory of Ulla may be made to Alzheimer’s Society.

Ulla, Dear Ulla Your beautiful smile has been forever etched, Your memory forever felt, Your loss a deep silence And we are less without you, But more for having walked beside you. Kendra


  • Memorial Service Wednesday, January 9, 2013

Ulla Bjorn Aamundsen

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Bev Gordon

January 10, 2013

Peter and family
Our sincere sympathy to you all. May fond memories comfort you all
Bev Gordon and family

Maria Bjørn Jungersen

January 9, 2013

Ulla was a loving sister for my Grandmother in Denmark. I know how much my grandmother loved her, and she was always proud in her speaking about all our family in Canada. We are sending our thoughts for all Canadian family members. Peter ( Børge ) we are sad about your lost but we know that your loving familily near you will take good care of you.
All good thoughts from the Bjørn family in Denmark.

January 9, 2013

How very sad she was a wonderful person to work with & as a friend.God Bless You all in your sorrow .

Dolly Scrupps.

Pat (Leib) Anderson

January 9, 2013

I couldn't believe it when I heard of Ulla's passing! How she will be missed! Please accept my heartfelt sympathies. I do hope your memories will bring you a measure of comfort in the difficult days ahead. Love and Hugs to you all!