Sylvia Mae <I>Korneychuk</I> Harpster

Sylvia Mae Korneychuk Harpster

Baker, Fallon County, Montana, USA
Death 11 Sep 2019 (aged 84)
Billings, Yellowstone County, Montana, USA
Burial Billings, Yellowstone County, Montana, USA
Plot Lot No. 184 , Block No. A , Unit No. 4 , Section No. V
Memorial ID 214174768 · View Source
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Sylvia M. Harpster, 84, passed away peacefully at the Riverstone Health Hospice on September 11, 2019 of pancreatic cancer. From her birth in January 1935, to her death on Wednesday, Sylvia nourished those around her with faith, love, and laughter. She was born in Baker to Fred and Melvina (Sparks) Korneychuk, the oldest of four children. She met Rex Harpster at a church social, and they later married December 26, 1955. Together, they made a loving home for their children, Rick (Susan), Tim, (Brenda (Scott) Mattheis, and Kara (Marv) Holloway.

She loved cooking, sewing, and homemaking. In later years, Sylvia and Rex enjoyed traveling and doing volunteer work with Hard Hats for Christ and Youth Haven Ranch.

She is survived by her husband of 63 years, four children, six grandchildren, six great grandchildren, one sister, two brothers, one half brother, and one step brother. She was preceded in death by her mother, father, step mother, one step brother, one grandchild, and two great grandchildren.

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  • Created by: Candy Wood
  • Added: 7 Aug 2020
  • Find a Grave Memorial 214174768
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Sylvia Mae Korneychuk Harpster (21 Jan 1935–11 Sep 2019), Find a Grave Memorial no. 214174768, citing Sunset Memorial Gardens, Billings, Yellowstone County, Montana, USA ; Maintained by Candy Wood (contributor 50061011) .