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1917 - 2020



"Well done, good and faithful servant!"

Matthew 25:21


We announce the peaceful passing of our father, Oscar Hittinger, at the age of 103 years.


Left to cherish his memory are his children, Carol (Jerry), Wayne, Lorne (Alice) and Mary Lou (David); sister, Justine Hergott and sister-in-law, Patricia Cust; 13 grandchildren; 17 great grandchildren; as well as numerous family and friends.


Oscar was predeceased by his first wife, Katherine (nee: Cust); second wife, Shirley (nee: Bradshaw); siblings, Mathias (Bridget), Antony (Lucile), Mary Jane (Zephirin), Alice (Herbert), Michael (Marie–Anne) and Vernon (Dorothy); brother-in-law, Cyril Hergott and daughter-in-law, Betty.


Oscar was a devout Catholic who lived a faith filled life and was a dedicated family man.


A Private Funeral Mass was held Saturday November 28, 2020. To view the livestream of the service, please visit


Special thanks to the caring staff at the Youville Home in St. Albert who provided care and support to Oscar over the past 10 years.


In lieu of flowers we would appreciate memorial donations to be made to Covenant Health Youville Home St. Albert, 3C60-11111 Jasper Avenue NW, Edmonton, Alberta, T5K 9Z9.




To send condolences, please visit




Connelly-McKinley Funeral Home

St. Albert Chapel

(780) 458-2222

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