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Born: Sep 19, 1928
Date of Passing: Feb 24, 2021Send Flowers to the Family Offer Condolences or Memory
Eugenia was born September 19, 1928 on the family farm near Rossburn, MB to Dmytro and Nastia Danyleyko. She was the youngest girl in a family of seven girls and five boys.
Eugenia was predeceased by her husband Walter, her parents, all her brothers and sisters, except for her brother Michael. She is survived by son Gary (Darlene), daughter Donna, special grandsons, Jamie (Brenda Lee) Smalley, Jon Smalley, and two great- grandchildren, Lauryn and Jackson.
Eugenia attended school in Rossburn to the end of Grade 8, after which she helped on the farm. She moved to Russell, MB, worked as a waitress until obtaining a job in the Post Office. She married Walter Myden in 1952. With son Gary, the family moved to Fisher Branch, MB in 1954. Donna was born in 1955. Eugenia worked part time in the Post Office and eventually worked her way up to the position of Postmaster. Eugenia was a proud member of the Songbirds singing group and volunteered for many community activities. Eugenia will be remembered for her kindness, generosity and welcoming of newcomers to Fisher Branch, plus her apple pie.
We would like to thank Bev Trachuk for weekly visits, love and friendship to Mom and the staff at Arborg Personal Care Home for their kindness, compassion and excellent care. Many thanks to the wonderful people of Fisher Branch, home care workers, Ernie Letexier, Darlene Giasson, Richard Hyde and Debbie Danish for their support and friendship.
In accordance with Eugenia's wishes cremation has taken place. A celebration of her life will be held at a future date.
If friends so desire, a donation may be made to a Personal Care Home of their choice.
Fisher Funeral Home Inc.
In care of arrangements.
204-372-6803 or 204-372-6271
As published in Winnipeg Free Press on Feb 27, 2021
Condolences & Memories (4 entries)
Myden family...so very saddened to read of your mom's passing. Another Fisher Branch icon that will be missed by many. I know Kitty and her became very close through the songbirds and she always kept her eye on Kitty...many times bringing her homemade soup. Kitty will be happy to see her again. May your wonderful memories of your loving mom help to ease the pain at this sad time. - Posted by: Glenda Gard (Acquaintance) on: Mar 05, 2021
Donna, Gary and Darlene and family, our deepest condolences to you all. You mom was a wonderful person and neighbor. I missed her visits when we moved. I always think of her whenever I make her beet leaf rolls recipe! May your memories bring you comfort. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. - Posted by: Gord & Lorna Morrison (Friend/Neighbor) on: Feb 27, 2021
Gary, Donna and family, we are sorry to hear of your Mom’s passing. She was a lovely lady. Kindest thoughts, Pearl Persowich and Audry - Posted by: Audry Letain (Acquaintance ) on: Feb 27, 2021
Myden Family, I heard your mom Gary and Donna. We have sorry very sad Thank you. I live Winnipeg my friend's house in Winnipeg Aldine Street in St. James near Moray Ave. THANK YOU. RIP - Posted by: Danny Klus (Friend) on: Feb 27, 2021
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