Marie Theresa Sapara (Great Nanny) passed away June 6, 2022 at the age of 82 years. Marie was born on February 3, 1940 in Indian Head, Saskatchewan to parents Albina and Bertholomen Varin.
Marie lived her childhood on a farm in the Avonhurst District. She always loved the countryside. Marie married Norm Sapara in 1957 and lived in Regina. They had two children Michelle and Bruce. They moved to Esterhazy in 1962 and stayed until 1981. They then moved to Regina and again to Edmonton. Marie moved back to Esterhazy in 2012. She always said Esterhazy was and would always be home.
Marie in her life, was first and foremost a mom, and also a hairdresser, bookkeeper, manager, business owner and so much more!
Surviving are her children Michelle and Bruce; grandson Curtis; and great grandchildren Addilyn and Conner.
Marie is predeceased by her husband Norm; grandson Russell; brothers Maurice and Al; and sister Rita.
Marie (Great Nanny) will be never forgotten, forever loved and always in our hearts.
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